List of tourist attractions in Islamabad

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Scenic view of Islamabad from Daman-i-Koh

This is a list of all the notable tourist attractions in the City of Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan, however it does not include the city of Rawalpindi. Daman-i-Koh, Margalla Zoo, Pakistan Monument, Faisal Mosque and Rawal lake view point are among the top tourist attractions in Islamabad.


View of Sun Rises from Rawal Lake view park Islamabad
Islamabad Clock

Rock Climbing[edit]

There are many spots for rock climbing in Margalla Hills, including Jungle Rock (F 6a:8a), God Rock (F 6b+:7b), Legacy Wall (F 6a:7c+), Jasmin Corner (F 4b:5a), Belvedere (F 4c:6b+), Hidden Rock (F 6a:6c), Music Lounge (F 5c:6c) Beetle’s Nest (F 5b:6c+, including multi-pitch route), Well Hidden Rock (F 5a:8a), Holiday Rock (F 5b:5b), Said Pur View (F 5c:8a) and Shaddarrah (F 5c:6a).[1] [2]


The Rawal lake view.

Museums & Art Galleries[edit]

Islamabad di Daat

Model Village[edit]

  • Potohari Arts & Craft Village
  • Saidpur Village Resort

Mosques and shrines[edit]

rightA view of Shah Faisal Mosque from adjoing yard.

Food Streets[edit]

  • Aabpara Food Street
  • Blue-Area Food Street

Sporting facilities[edit]

Main markets[edit]

Every populated sector in Islamabad has a main market referred as a Markaz.

  • Super Market/F-6 Markaz
  • Jinnah Super Market/F-7 Markaz
  • Ayyub Market/F-8 Markaz
  • karachi company/G-9 Markaz
  • Allah Wali Market [F-8/1]
  • Meditteranean Food Court Diplomatic Enclave [G-5 Markaz]
  • Cafe Arab Market [G-6/2]
  • Jumah Bazar [Near Peshawar Mor G-9 and G-6]

Government buildings[edit]

Prime Minister Secretariat
Parliament House

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Arran, John (2012). "A Guide to Climbing in Margalla" (PDF). Rock Climbing Islamabad. Pakistan Alpine Institute. Retrieved 12 October 2013. 
  2. ^

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