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About Islamabad

The fastest growing metropolis in the country, Islamabad is progressing and developing rapidly. The city brims with activities, places to visit, cultural and heritage sites and contains a wealth of entertainment. The universities that are targeted at a large student population rank alongside some of the best in the country.

Popular Attractions in Islamabad

Faisal Mosque
4.5/5
66 Reviews
Mosque
The Faisal Mosque is a landmark of Islamabad, located next to the Pakistan International Islamic University in the western part of the capital Islamabad. It was funded by the King Faisal Foundation of Saudi Arabia and was named after his name. The shape of the mosque is unique and magnificent, with strong Islamic cultural characteristics. The entire complex consists of a worship hall, a minaret, a courtyard plaza, a cloister, etc. The shape is made of white marble, decorated with mosaics and lowered from Banshan Park. The white roof and tower can be clearly seen.
Pakistan Monument
4.5/5
60 Reviews
Monument
Built in the Musharraf period, the Pakistani monument is elegant and consists of four large petals and three small petals. The large petals symbolize the four major provinces of Pakistan, and the small petals symbolize the three territories of Pakistan. There is a small pentagonal monument in front of it. From the top, the crescent moon surrounded by seven petals, the star holding the monument, is the star of the Pakistan flag.
Rawal Lake
4.6/5
50 Reviews
Lake
Located on the southeastern side of Islamabad, Lake Laval is a source of water for cities such as Islamabad and Rawalpindi. The densely planted plants along the Laval Lake are an important place for residents of Islamabad to relax and play. Outdoor activities such as wild barbecues and rock climbing can be performed here, and the colorful activities attract a large number of group visitors every year.
National Heritage Museum
4.5/5
21 Reviews
Museum
The National Heritage Museum(Lok Virsa Museum) is next to the Pakistani Monument and is a relatively large museum in Islamabad. The exhibits mainly cover the traditional crafts and culture of Pakistan. It shows the life scenes of the people of Pakistan, Iran, Turkey, and Saudi Arabia. There are many statues of local people. These statues are vivid and very interesting.

Islamabad Weather

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Today
15 Nov 2019
12 °
Showers
12-22
Tomorrow
16 Nov 2019
12 °
Partly Cloudy with Showers
12-20
Sunday
17 Nov 2019
11 °
Clear with Poor Air Quality
11-24
Monday
18 Nov 2019
11 °
Clear
11-24

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