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Islamabad Destination Guide

Explore Islamabad in Pakistan.

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Islamabad in the region of Islāmābād with it's 601,600 inhabitants is a town in Pakistan and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Islamabad in Pakistan

Current time in Islamabad is now 03:08 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Karachi" with an UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Kabul, Tuthal, Tial, Thatta Gujaran, Rawalpindi or Chandigarh. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 82 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 946.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 12°C (54 °F)
Wednesday, 25th of October 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)

Videos

Islamabad Roads

00:54 min ( July 06, 2009 by 6126099)
Views: 5,078 - Rating: 5/5

Islamabad Road From Faisal Masjid to Faizabad

Islamabad Pakistan

02:00 min ( October 05, 2011 by Kashmirnetwork)
Views: 2,055 - Rating: 5/5

Islamabad (help·info) (Urdu: Islām ābād, lit. Abode of Islam) is the capital of Pakistan and the tenth largest city in the country. The population of the city has increased from 10 in 1951 to 1....


Daman-e-Koh Islamabad stunning night pic...

02:35 min ( November 11, 2011 by khu0084)
Views: 738 - Rating: 5/5

Photo Gallery: www.infopakistan.pk Daman-e-Koh Islamabad is situated in Margala hills of Islamabad. While moving on hills from the Islamabad city comes below the Monal view point which itself is below...

Delicious Mango Milkshake at a famous sh...

02:04 min ( September 14, 2010 by ktcjohnny)
Views: 1,513 - Rating: 5/5

07 SEP 2010


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Islamabad during the next days.

22
Oct
2017

Big Data With Hadoop & Spark Certification Training Bootcamp - Live Instructor-Led Classes | Certification & Project Included | 100% Moneyback Guarantee | Islamabad, Pak

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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ISLAMABAD TONIGHT

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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03
Nov
2017

Chilam Joshi Festival, Chitral & Kalash Valley Tour 11-17th May

Beginning: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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05
Nov
2017

Chilam Joshi Festival, Chitral & Kalash Valley Tour 11-17th May

Beginning: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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09
Dec
2017

Movie Night

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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24
Feb
2018

Dashboard Example Show

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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27
Mar
2018

International Safety & Security Exhibition

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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31
Aug
2018

James' Test Event 2

Beginning: 01:00 am (01:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Supreme Court of Pakistan

The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCOP) is the apex court in the of Pakistan, the final arbiter of legal and constitutional disputes. The Supreme Court has a permanent seat in Islamabad. It also has a number of Branch Registries where cases are heard. The court has a number of de jure powers, outlined in the Constitution. Through several periods of military rule and constitutional suspensions, the court has also established itself as a de facto check on military power.

More reading: Supreme Court of Pakistan homepage
Located at 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Islamabad, Court system of Pakistan, National supreme courts, Supreme Court of Pakistan

National Library of Pakistan

The National Library of Pakistan, is located at Constitution Avenue, Islamabad, Pakistan. National library of Pakistan was inaugurated on August 24, 1993 by the caretaker prime minister of Pakistan Mr. Moin Ahmad Qureshi. The National library exchanges Government documents with USA, Pakistan National Bibliography with other national libraries of the world, serves as depository for Asian Development Bank publications and provides information and photocopy service.

More reading: National Library of Pakistan homepage
Located at 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1993 establishments in Pakistan, ISBN agencies, Islamabad, Libraries established in 1993, Libraries in Pakistan, National libraries

Pir Sohawa

Pir Sohawa is a rapidly developing tourist resort located on top of Margalla Hills and 45-minutes drive from downtown Islamabad. It has a 3000 plus ft elevation and located in Monal village which is geographically part of Haripur District. Pir Sohawa is a popular destination among the residents of Islamabad, as well as the foreign tourists. On 6th January 2012, after almost six years, Pir Sohawa, the city’s highest tourist spot, received few inches of snowfall.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Climbing areas of Pakistan, Hiking trails in Pakistan, Islamabad, Visitor attractions in Pakistan

Golra Sharif

Golra Sharif is a town situated near the Margalla Hills, in the Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan, at about 520 m above sea level, 17 km from the ancient city of Taxila. The shrine in Golra Sharif has a lot of importance for the people of the Pothohar Plateau and yearly anniversary of the Pir Meher Ali Shah (RA) is attended by thousands every year to pay their regards. Golra Sharif is a shrine of the Sufi Mystic Pir Meher Ali Shah in Islamabad, Pakistan.

More reading: Golra Sharif homepage
Located at 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Islamabad, Monuments and memorials in Pakistan, Sufi shrines in Pakistan, Union councils of Islamabad Capital Territory, Ziyarat

Bilal Colony

Bilal Colony is one of the neighbourhoods of Korangi Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. There are several ethnic groups including Muhajirs, Rohingyas, Punjabis, Sindhis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras Ismailis, etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Korangi Town, Neighbourhoods of Karachi

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