02 May Here are The 8 Adventurous things You can Do in Islamabad
Pakistan has the most outstanding, cultural, religious and historical places in Pakistan, from Lahore to Karachi to Islamabad. However, the capital city of Pakistan certainly takes top admiration’s for being the most attractive and amazing city.Islamabad is an excellent, perfect and lavish green city of Pakistan. No wonder, It is considered to be the 2nd most beautiful capital in the world. It is well developed, modern and attractive in so many perspectives. If you have never visited Islamabad, then you must visit it now. Either you can take your own car or just use Rental Car service to enjoy many incredibly attractive and exciting places in Islamabad.
Following are some of the most adventurous things to do in Islamabad:
A visit to Faisal Mosque:
The Faisal Mosque is certainly the most famous structure and symbol of not only Islamabad, however all of Pakistan. In Pakistan, it is the largest mosque and can be seen from almost everywhere in Islamabad. The mosque is massive to the point that it covers a region of 5,000 square per meter and more than 250,000 worshipers can offer prayer in inside and outside grounds of the Faisal Mosque at a time.It is undoubtedly sight for sore eyes with its amazing and exclusive design and structure. Typically, Mosques have dome shape but this one is formed like a ‘desert Bedouin’s tent’
Lunch at Monal Restaurant, Pir Sohawa:
Pir Sohawa, a developing visitor resort at a 3000ft. height offers outstanding viewpoints of the whole city. The Monal Restaurant is the most renowned spot where you can appreciate a delicious and an appetizing lunch while treating your eyes to an impressive and lush background. And keeping in mind that you are driving up there, ensure to take a few snacks for monkeys that come out of the wild trees to give you an unforgettable experience.
If you want to spend some nice and quality time with your family, friends or loved ones, Rawal lake is the ideal spot to visit. In spite of the fact that an artificial resort, the view is wonderful and you can even rent paddle boats or motor boats to sightsee the lake and nearby islands.Other than boating and the sight, the recreation park beside the lake is ideal for picnics, flying bird watching and long walks with your friends and family.The perfect time to go here would be an hour or so before sunset where you can appreciate a bit of the surrounding regions and after that be able to capture this!
The Margalla hills or mountain range is a piece of the lesser Himalayas and is an ideal destination for adventurers, travelers, tourists, and local people. There are a lot of restaurants, viewpoints and nature trails to amuse everyone. The view from base to top is dazzling and the experience of going all over the mountain in itself is astonishing.Be aware of monkeys that wander these zones though. We saw plenty at the car park taking people’s food and their stuff!
Shakar Parian Hills
Shakar Parian Hills situated near zero points is a must visit spot for tourists offering panoramic views of the Islamabad city, rich with greenery, terraced gardens encompassed with wonderful pine trees, and blossoming flowers. If you want to capture some great and extraordinary photographs, this is the spot to be. The West View Point of the Shakar Parian gardens is the place you can witness the glorious Pakistan monument representing the diverse culture, values, and history of Pakistan.
When driving up Pir Sohawa, ensure you stop at the hilltop garden, Daaman-e-Koh, which offers extreme peacefulness surrounded by the amusing and fascinating Margalla hills and panoramic views of the Islamabad city. Telescopes are available for keen observers. Visit the spot during the winter season to have some entertaining and fun time with monkeys as well. Also, there is an idea to start a chairlift from Daaman-e-Koh to Pir Sohawa so, watch out for the news and ensure it is on your wish list.
Unforgettable experience at The Bird Aviary, Lake View Park
The recently made Bird Aviary in the Lake View Park merits a separate notice in the list in view of the extraordinary experience it offers. Relish with a delightful walk through the recreational park with more than 300 species and 4000 birds flying freely there. Make sure to bring your camera with you to click the beauty of these flying creatures.
Do not Forget to Visit Centaurus Mall:
Regardless of whether you want to shop the best Pakistani or global brands or need some excitement in the generally serene condition of the city, the Centaurus Mall is the spot to be. It houses a standout amongst the best cinema around the town to appreciate a good movie with crunchy popcorn. What’s more, the fun does not finish here; there is a huge Fun City on the top floor with various thrilling rides for the entire family. Also, if you are talking about food, there is a huge food court is available to justify your hunger.
These are not the only spots that this beautiful city offers you. Many more entertaining places and breathtaking views are waiting for you there in Islamabad city. That includes various eat outs, parks, lakes and mountains for hiking. This city is equally striking, captivating and harming for travelers, tourists, locals, and trekkers. The serene environment of this city enables you to live and enjoy life at fullest in sceneries of Islamabad and let you forget your all worries and stress of a busy life. So, do not delay it further, Rent A Car or take your own car and plan a relaxing and refreshing trip to this amazing city.