Historical places in Pakistan show the tradition and culture of the country, and Pakistan is a country where u found countless ancient places which took you another era. Here a few sites you have to see in your life.
Top 10 Historical Places in Pakistan
Mohenj o daro
Mohenjo Daro built in 26th century BCE so it is almost 5000 years old. This city first discovered in 1922 and excavation done in 1965. It was one of the largest cities of Indus valley of that time. The city is located at the middles of Indus valley and ghagra hakra river and 28 KM away from Larkana.
Taxila museum located at Texila, Punjab. Museum designed by the Sir John Marshall Director General of Archaeology in British India. Its interior is in greek style. This museum having a great collection of Gandhara art.
This is a place where Quaid e Azam Mr. Muhammad Ali Jinnah spend his last days, Also known as Ziarat Residency. It is situated in Ziarat Quetta. This place was recommended by the doctors because of its fresh air and fragrance.
Noor Mahal situated in Bahawalpur, but due to lack of publicity people don’t know much about it. Palace constructed in 1872 and some rumors claim that it was made by Nawab Adnan Abbasi for his wife who also known as shah Jahan of Bahawalpur.
Rohtas fort or Qila Rohtas Was built in the 16th century and located at Jhelum Punjab. Due to its huge expansion, some people think it was constructed by giants.
Fort was constructed in the era when Sher Shah suri took over the empire and Mughal Emperor Humayun fled from India after the battle of kanauj. Because Humayun was the threat to Suri and he also has the favor from Gakhars.
Wazir Khan mosque
This great mosque belongs to the 17th century and situated is Lahore, Punjab. Its Inner height is 32 feet and out height is 21 feet. Mosque architectural style is Mughal and indo Islamic. Mosque has a lot of attraction for the people who is interested in historical places.
Qila Katas or Katas Raj temples located at Kalar kahar road, Katas, Chakwal Punjab. There are many Hindu temples connected with each other. These temples having the great attraction to tourist and especially people belongs to Hinduism.
Makli necropolis is the world’s largest Funeral sites, expansion is more than 10 Sq Kilometer. It is located in Thatta. It is believed that cemetery grow starting in the 14th century. Many scholars, poets, and rulers are buried there.
Saidpur village is located near margalla hills beside Islamabad. This is also a historical place and having a great attraction for tourists. It is believed that sultan said khan son of sultan during gifted this village to his daughter who married to Mughal emperor Jahangir son of Akbar.
Bibi Jawindi Tomb
Bibi Jawindi tomb is such Shareef’s one of the historic places which built-in 1494 in her honor. Bibi Jawindi was the grand daughter of jahanian jahangasht who was the famous Sufi saint. This tomb built by Irani prince Dilshad.