Punjab – the core of Pakistan.
The place where there is five waters, and five seasons, known for its richness, brilliant display and stunningly tranquil and clean climate. Its waters have seen life being extinguished since hundreds of years. Its trees have grasped the breeze that was fragrant by the undying stories like Heer Ranjha, Sohni Mahiwal and Mirza Sahiban.
The dirt which, sustained sufi writers like Baba Farid, Ali Hajveri, Bulhe Shah, Shah Hussain, Mian Muhammad Bakhsh and Waris Shah.
Punjab has seen the destitute of Budha and the meandering of Guru Nanak looking for truth. Its territory has stayed discreet of Indus Valley human advancements along the River Indus at Harappa and a lot more un-found spots.
Waters as yet sing here, twists always remember to murmur and rains realize how do move in Mon Soon.
So it’s anything but an awful thought either to visit this spot which is skilled with mountains, waterways, planes, natural products, trees, relics, recorded landmarks and the biggest salt scope of the world.
Here we are to exhibit the value seeing spots that can make you feel the brilliance and glory of practically all pieces of Punjab.
- Taxila _A fragrance of the Past
_A guarantee for the Future
A critical city of old Gandhara and a spot that edified the Budha and one of the best archeological destinations the world has today.
The remains of Taxila, dissipated around 30 KM far from Rawalpindi, speak to the recorded estimation of more than 1000 years back (around 500 BC to 500 AD). This spot has the pleasure to have the world’s best known college at that old time offering subjects like law, drug, expressions and so forth.
At Taxila, different locales are dissipated over a substantial territory incorporating; Bhir Mound, Dharmarajika, Budhist Stupa and Monastery.
Also, one could discover Sirsukh City remains, the Shrine of Double-headed bird, Jandial sanctuary, Sirsukh City and Jaulian Budhist Monastery and so forth.
The Taxila historical center is known for its Gandhara ancient rarities, an uncommon mix of Greek and Budhist Art. This exhibition hall likewise has an accumulation of old coins, utensils, adornments, toys and stoneware showing the features of the way of life of antiquated Taxila.
- Harappa _Rediscovering History
The Indus Valley human advancement covers nearly the accurate zone where Pakistan exists today. Mehrgarh in Balochistan, Mohenjo Daro in Sindh and Harappa in Punjab have the secret of a typical society.
Unearthings have demonstrated that around 3000 BC. Harappa was possessed by itinerant clans. The remaining parts demonstrate a prosperous and agreeable life in that old age with accentuation on sanitation and regular offices. This land has exchange relations with Egypt, the other created progress of the old world.
The archeological exhibition hall at the site passage may take you to the miracle universe of past through discovered ancient rarities.
The Salt Range _An Evaporated Sea
It is without a doubt a geologist’s fantasy with assortment of minerals and rocks. Having extraordinary common excellence, this zone fluctuates in stature somewhere in the range of 750 and 1500 meters and atmosphere is detectably cooler in summer. The biggest Salt Mine of the world, Khewra additionally exists here. Then again, Kallar Kahar with its salt lake and plantation, hundreds of years old Hindu Temples at Ketas and journey destinations are stunning.
This is the ocean that reached out over the Indus Plain and the Potowar Plateau that dissipated 600 million years back. Rocks and fossils at this site give the missing connections of the account of earth. Around Khewra at Nandna, popular Muslim voyager and history specialist al-Beruni estimated the perimeter of the earth amid eleventh century.
- Jhelum _Land of the Brave
Jhelum is situated at the base of the Potowar Range, ignoring the interminable green fields of the Punjab. Alexander the extraordinary crossed the waterway at this spot and battled with Raja Poras, whom the acclaimed citation is identified with, when he addressed the Alexander,
“As a lord would treat a ruler”
The well known Rohtas Fort, worked by Sher Shah Suri is additionally situated here which, is as yet remaining despite seemingly insurmountable opposition. Individuals here are endearingly accommodating, hoping to invite you with warmth and enthusiasm.
Mangla, one of the biggest dams of the world, is likewise based on waterway Jhelum.
- Bahawalpur _Reminder of a Glorious Past
The august province of Bahawalpur, established in 1748 by Nawab Bahawal Khan Abassi. Situated at the edge of the city of Multan, Bahawalpur is the passage to the best desert; Cholistan. It is very green in nature yet towards south, the dirt winds up sandy. This region is studded with numerous places of interest like; Lal Sohanra National Park and the well known hallowed place of Uchh Sharif. The blue mosaics of the demolished tombs at Uchh Sharif, remind the heavenly past. Among these, is the fifteenth century octagonal tomb of Bibi Jawindi.
Bhong Mosque is another essential authentic landmark, known as Pakistan’s most garish mosques.
- Cholistan _Gateway to Adventure
Reached out on the furthest south of the Punjab, Cholistan is the biggest desert in Pakistan with a territory of 25,000 sq. Km.
It contacts the Thar Desert in the south and Rajhastan Desert in the east. Around 1000 years prior, Cholistan was a fruitful lplain watered with the Gaggar River (presently called Hakra in Pakistan), archeolists have found 400 old possessed locales, for the most part going back to the Indus Valley Civilization. Amidst the desert, stands the Drawar Fort with gigantic dividers and various supports. Close-by is the rich Drawar Mosque, the precise copy of the Moti Masjid of Delhi’s Red Fort. Around 45 Km. towards south of Drawar Fort is the place of worship of Channan Pir, an imperative traveler focus in the desert.
- Multan _the Land of Mystics
Multan – most likely the most established enduring city in the south-West Asia. Each trespasser from Alexander through the Mughals to the British has battled for control of the city of Multan. This city has a one of a kind component of lodging tombs and holy people, more than wherever of the world. Transcending altars made of block, stone and wood add to the tranquility of this spot. Hallowed places of Shah Rukn e-Alam, Hazrat Bahaudin Zikirya and Shah Shams Tabrez are the most celebrated and visited ones. The world of mosques and tombs of Multan, talk expressively of the glory and sublimity of this incredible city. Blue complex and coated earthenware is a remarkable component of expressions of the human experience and artworks of Multan.
- Lahore _Bastion of the Mughal Spirit
The well known metropolitan city and common capital of today, has such a great amount to talk about history. It holds inside its clamoring bazaars, chronicled landmarks and tight avenues, the legacy of many years, the way of life of imperial custom and power of mysticism.
The place of worship of Hazrat Ali Hajver known as Data Darbar invites everyone at the passage of the city, while the walled city culture still handles the cozy connection between individuals.
Lahore was established by Loh, the child of Rama Chandra, anyway the written history of Lahore goes back to 1021 AD when Lahore was vanquished by Mahmood Ghaznavi who made it the capital of his Ghaznavi Empire. At that point Mughals gave such a great amount of significance to this city, by granting it the well known engineering as greenhouses, mosques, tombs and the celebrated Fort. Shalamar Garden by Shahjehan and Badshahi mosque by Aurangzeb are the insignias of incredible history this city has. Jahangir and Nur Jehan are likewise covered here. Anarkali Bazar, Toligton Market, Lahore Museum and Punjab University (old Campus) gems the celebrated Mall Road (Thandi Sarak). The British presented here a blend of Mughal, Gothic and Victorian style of engineering.
Lahore offers significantly something beyond landmarks, an assortment of workmanship displays, exhibition halls, theaters and shopping arcades alongside the cool tree-lined roads, lavish green yards, wellsprings and present day elevated structures.
- Muree _Rediscovering Nature
The most prominent and most created slope station of Pakistan. With a stature of 7500 feet, Muree is a cool and firm spot in summer just as in winter. This territory is rich with transcending pine trees, in long summer days; one could walk sluggishly or ride horses along obscure way on the Mall-among Kasmir and Pindi Points.
There are the Gallies with their enchanting red rooftop chalets canvassed with snow in winter and set in the midst of fragrant pines. Muree, a gem of a hillstation, settles in the shadow of snow-clad pinnacles.
- Nankana Sahib _Janam Isthan
Nankana Sahib, arranged at 39 Km. south-west of Sheikhupura, is an imperative spot of journey. There are two principle Sikh sanctuaries or Gurdwaras here. Ba Lila where Guru Nanak the author of Sikh religion spent his adolescence and Janamasthan, where he is accepted to have been conceived. Thrice a year on Besakhi (April), Death commemoration of Maharaja Ranjit Singh (June) and birthday of Guru Nanak Dev (November), Sikh yatris visit these sacred places in thousands.
- Rawalpindi _Base camp to Adventure
Rawalpindi, a twin city to Islamabad, is the entryway to the verifiable Silk Route. It shows a sharp difference to the city of Islamabad. It is the base camp of rush exhibitors from everywhere throughout the world who lock in here to meet the most energizing and misleading crests on the planet. Rawalpindi is renowned for solid military cantonment, towns bazaars; Raja, Sarafa and Muree street. In addition, verifiable Liaqat Bagh lies in the core of the city.