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Rawalpindi Destination Guide

Delve into Rawalpindi in Pakistan!

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Rawalpindi in the region of Punjab with it's 1,743,101 residents is located in Pakistan - some 8 mi (or 14 km) South of Islamabad, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Rawalpindi in Pakistan

Current time in Rawalpindi is now 02:44 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Karachi" with an UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Kabul, Tuthal, Tial, Thatta Gujaran, Tahlian or Chandigarh. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered 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

31°C / 87 °F Broken clouds
Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 952.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 16°C (62 °F)
Tuesday, 28th of March 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)

Videos

Maryam Memorial Hospital Rawalpindi Cant...

02:08 min ( April 11, 2012 by neowde)
Views: 155 - Rating: 5/5

Maryam Memorial Hospital Rawalpindi Cantt ( Peshawer Road/ Mall Road) Pakistan, is one of good hospital located in heart of city. it is quite expensive but very neat and clean and doctors and speciali...

Muree Road Underpass Committee Chowk Raw...

01:23 min ( July 14, 2012 by Zahid Iqbal)
Views: 311 - Rating: 0/5

Muree Road Underpass Committee Chowk Rawalpindi


Pakistan Rawalpindi 1975

08:33 min ( July 27, 2011 by Wolfgang Gegusch)
Views: 230 - Rating: 0/5

Rawalpindi Pakistan

01:31 min ( August 23, 2012 by HenkTraveller)
Views: 176 - Rating: 0/5

Street Scened from Rawalpindi near capital Islamabad


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Upcomming Local Events

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

31
Mar
2017

NUST

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

01
Apr
2017

Islamabad

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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29
Apr
2017

Train The Young Trainer

Beginning: 09:30 pm (21:30).
More on eventful.com.

05
Nov
2017

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

Beginning: 10:00 pm (22:00).
More on eventful.com.

24
Feb
2018

Dashboard Example Show

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Benazir Bhutto International Airport

Benazir Bhutto International Airport is the third-largest airport in Pakistan, serving the capital Islamabad and its twin city Rawalpindi in the province of Punjab. Previously known as the Islamabad International Airport, it was renamed after the late Pakistani leader Benazir Bhutto by the then Prime Minister of Pakistan, Yusuf Raza Gillani on 21 June 2008. The airport is actually located outside of Islamabad, in the area of Chaklala, Rawalpindi.

More reading: Benazir Bhutto International Airport homepage
Located at 33.6, 73.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Pakistan, Rawalpindi District, Transport in Islamabad

Allama Iqbal Colony

Allama Iqbal Colony is one of the neighbourhoods of Lyari Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. This neighbourhood is named after Allama Iqbal the national poet of Pakistan. There are several ethnic groups including Muhajirs, Sindhis, Punjabis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras Ismailis, etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim. The population of Lyari Town is estimated to be nearly one million.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.6, 73.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Lyari Town, Neighbourhoods of Karachi

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 33.6, 73.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Korangi Town, Neighbourhoods of Karachi

Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium

Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium is the only international standard cricket stadium in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. This stadium has recently been expanded to cater for the ever increasing number of spectators for the game. With the increase in capacity, it can now hold around 25,000 spectators. The stadium hosted its first Test match in 1993.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.6, 73.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1992 establishments in Pakistan, Cricket grounds in Pakistan, Stadiums in Pakistan, Test cricket grounds in Pakistan

International Islamic University, Islamabad

The International Islamic University, Islamabad is a seat of Islamic learning in Pakistan. The foundation of the International Islamic University, Islamabad was laid on November 11, 1980. The raison d'être of this university was the desire to produce scholars and practitioners, imbued with Islamic learning, and capable of meeting the needs of the Muslim Ummah. The university was reconstituted as the International Islamic University, Islamabad with the promulgation of Ordinance No. xxx of 1985.

More reading: International Islamic University, Islamabad homepage
Located at 33.6, 73.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1980, Educational institutions established in 1985, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Islamic universities and colleges in Pakistan, Universities and colleges in Islamabad

Quote of the moment

Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.

Robert Frost