Our team has designed this amazing tour of great Pakistan which could give you a deep insight into the culture and history of Pakistan from half million years to to-date. Our Cultural Tour starts from Karachi, largest city of Pakistan located on the coastline of Sindh province, by road covering over 2,000 kilometers throughout Punjab province by road, ends in Islamabad, the capital city of Pakistan.
You would be visiting the cities of Indus civilization, UNESCO World Heritage sites, the world’s earliest Buddhist ministries, early Islamic architectures, British art and architecture and modern face of Pakistan. You would be visiting a number of UNESCO World Heritage sites including Mohanjo-Daro and Harappa which are two most important cities of Indus Civilization; historical Makli Necropolis is one of the largest necropolises in the world with its 10 km square area. Mughal Empire architectures, Lahore Fort along with Shalimar Gardens are also listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites.
In short you would be visiting old cities, historic buildings, forts, sufi shrines, tombs, gardens, Buddhists ministries, mosques, Hindus temples, Islamic art; and would be experiencing different cultures of Pakistan; walking in different towns, streets and bazaars, and would get a chance to mingle with local people and this would be a real opportunity for you to learn more about different aspects of life of Pakistani people.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Karachi, Pakistan / Islamabad, Pakistan|
|DEPARTURE TIME||8:00 AM Departure|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 12:00 PM|
|WEAR||Comfortable clothing, sun-glass, joggers, extra shirts/t-shirts and personal kits|
This tour requires a minimum number of people who travel. In case this experience is canceled because the minimum numbers are not met, you would be offered a different date/ tour or a full amount would be refunded
Considering the weather conditions or infrastructure problem you would be offered a different date/ tour package or a full amount would be refunded
Arrival at Karachi
-Arrival at Quid-e-Azam International Airport Karachi, Pakistan. Tripperup team would b waiting on the airport to welcome you; we would take you to centrally located hotel in the city along with your luggage. Where you would take some rest after your long flight; we would arrange for you a city tour of Karachi once you feel ready for it. Karachi is the country most populated city and is the centre of business and trade.
-A short panoramic tour of the Karachi city; you would find amazing contrasts there; modern and traditional Pakistan together.
-Eat Karachi special Dinner
– Night stay in Hotel
Karachi Day Tour
– Morning breakfast and get ready for karachi city tour
-We would visit to the Mausoleum of Muhammad Ali Jinnah (Quaid-e-Azam – the founder of Pakistan) made of white marble with a stunning Chinese made dome.
-We go to visit Masjid-i Toba (Toba Mosque) having one of the biggest domes among all mosques in the world; having capacity to accommodate over 5000 people with perfect acoustic effects.
-Would be visiting National Museum of Karachi (find the ruins & examples of Indus Valley Civilization & Buddhist Gandhara art).
-Lunch (Traditional foods)
-Dhobi Ghat – the open-air clothe washing
-Walking – in the most famous streets of Karachi
-Shopping – visiting the famous shopping areas & bazaars
-Visiting Clifton famous Beach of Karachi (it has parks, restaurants and game fields and souvenir shops)
-Dinner (traditional food if you prefer)
-Stay overnight at the hotel.
Karachi - Thatta - Hyderabad
Drive to Hyderabad via Thatta
-Enroute visit Chaukundi Makli (many tombs carved and made by sand stone)
-Shahjehan mosque (period with its dome, red bricks, blue colored glaze tiles and its acoustic)
– and Keenjher lake
– Overnight at Hyderabad Hotel
Hyderabad - Larkana
-Morning tour of Hyderabad
-later continues to Larkana
-via Sehwan Sharief (see the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar)
– overnight at Larkana Hotel.
Larkana – Mohenjodaro – Sukkur
– Morning visit Mohen Jo Daro (a full day tour)
-visit the temple in Larkana
-later drive to Sukkur
-overnight at Sukkur Hotel.
Day Tour to Sukkur
-A Full day in Sukkur
– visit Kot DG fort
– Daraza Sharief Shrine of Sachal Sarmast in the morning
-Afternoon tour of Sukkur
-overnight at Sukkur Hotel
Sukkur - Derawar
-Drive to Derawar fort
-enroute visit blue mosque at Bhong
-Overnight at Loacal house in Derawar.
Derawar to Multan
-Drive to Uch Sharief
-Visit the shrine of Shah Jalaluddin Surk posh
-Shrine of Jewindi Bibi
-later Drive to Multan ,
-overnight at Hotel
Multan - Lahore
– Morning tour of Multan
-visit Shah Rukne Alam Tomb
-Ghous bahauddin Zakaria’s tomb
– Stop at Harrappa
-later drive to Lahore
-Overnight at hotel in Lahore
Day Tour of Lahore
-Full day tour of Lahore
-visit the Lahore fort
– Badshahi mosque
-Wazir Khan mosque
-Bus city sightseeing
– Afternoon drive to Wahgah border Lahore to witness the flag ceremony at Indo-Pak borders
– Stay overnight at hotel in Lahore.
Lahore to Islamabad
-Drive to Islamabad
-visit Rohtas fort
-afternoon arrive Islamabad
-visit the Shah faisal mosque
– Go to Shakarparian view point
– Overnight at hotel in Islamabad.
-Morning tour of Taxila
-visit the museum
-Taxila historic sites
-later return to Islamabad
-Transfer to airport or stay at hotel for onward journey to home.