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Pakistan : Key Facts

Country Profile

Pakistan became independent in 1947. It is a Muslim majority country with 1.9% Hindu, 1.5% Christian.

Capital City

Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan and the main centre of government administration.

Currency

Local currency of Pakistan is called Pakistani RUPEE (PKR). Bank notes includes 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000. Coins includes 1,2,5 and 10.

Language

Urdu is the official language of Pakistan along with provincial language. English is widely spoken and taught as a communication language.

Foods

Inhabitant in Pakistan eat traditional food like biryani, daal, roti and kharai. Usually they eat meats and drink no alcohol.

Accommodation

In most cities and towns in Pakistan, you can easily find hotels accommodation. Only big cities like Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad offers luxury hotels for tourists.

Best time to book cheap flights to Pakistan?

You can book flights to Pakistan at any time of the year depending on the budget and the weather preference. Usually, October, November, January, February and March are the best months to book cheap flights to Pakistan. During these months the temperature is mild as well as less tourist visits the country.

When planing your tour, use this great flight calendar tools to see which month will be the best match with your budget and time. This calendar will show you the cheapest month to book a ticket to Pakistan.

Best airport to fly into Pakistan?

Pakistan has 12 international airports situated in a different state within the country. For international tourists, most popular airport is Islamabad Airport. However, depending on your travel plan and the flight ticket you have bought, you will be landing to any of the following airports in Pakistan –

  1. Islamabad International Airport (ISB) in Islamabad
  2. Karachi Jinnah International Airport (KHI) in Karachi, Sindh
  3. Lahore Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE) in Lahore, Punjab
  4. Dera Ghazi Khan International Airport (DEA) in Dera Ghazi Khan, Punjab
  5. Faisalabad International Airport (LYP) in Faisalabad, Punjab
  6. Gwadar International Airport (GWD) in Gwadar, Balochistan
  7. Multan International Airport (MUX) in Multan, Punjab
  8. Peshawar Bacha Khan International Airport (PEW) in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
  9. Quetta International Airport (UET) in Quetta, Balochistan
  10. Shaikh Zayed International Airport (RYK) in Rahim Yar Khan, Punjab
  11. Sialkot International Airport (SKT) in Sialkot, Punjab
  12. Turbat International Airport (TUK) in Turbat, Balochistan

Hotels in Pakistan?

Where to stay in Pakistan will depend on your tour plan, preferences, budgets and the activities you want to do and the places you want to visit. Unlike western countries, Pakistan does not offer a wide verity of accommodations but it offers a wide range of hotel accommodations in most big cities. Make sure you book your hotel before you arrive and get confirmation from the hotels, otherwise you may end up paying more if you try to book a hotel after coming to Pakistan or you may not be able to secure any hotel rooms especially during peak season.

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