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Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Hiran Minar Sheikhupura


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Hiran Minar is a historical place located in Sheikhupura. Hiran Minar is Master piece of Mughals. The history of this beautiful place is related with a Hiran named Mansraj.
Hiran Minar is 43 KM from Lahore,Pakistan and 9KM from Sheikhupura.it's  a beautiful 100 ft high tower named as Hiran Minar mean (Deer Tower). The Minar was built by Emperor Jahangir in 1606 to honor the memory of a pet hunting antelope named Mansraj. Hiran Minar is also called royal hunting ground.
Another special feature of Hiran Minar is its location and environment: the top of the minar is perhaps the best place in the province of Punjab to get a feel for the broader landscape and its relationship to a Mughal site.

Picture Gallery Of Hiran Minar

Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Sharda Azad Kashmir in Winter Season


neelum valley snowfalling


Introduction:
Sharda is samll town of Neelum Valley, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. Sharada is famous for historical temple of Goddes.it is a Beautiful Lush Green Village and very attractive for Tourists. There is a Beautiful Rest House for Visitors, Constructed by Tourism Department of AJK Government. Sharda is 30 KM from Dowarian.
It is a breath-taking green spot at an altitude of 1981 meters. Shardi and Nardi are two mountain peaks overlooking the valley, reputedly named after legendry princess Sharda, it has a captivating landscape with numerous springs and hill sides covered with trees. On the right bank, opposite to Sharda, the Neelum is joined by the Surgan Nallah along which a track leads to Nurinar Pass and through it to the Kaghan Valley .
In Sharda, one also finds ruins of an old Budhist University . Facilities of a small bazaar, post office, health centre, public call office and rest house are available in Sharda. The AJK Tourism Department has launched a huge programme under the name of “ Tourist Village at Sharda” . The entire project is nearing towards culmination. Tourist rest houses, youth hostel, cafeteria, game room, bridal path etc. near the jungle have been completed.

 Sharda in Winter Season 
Photos Credit Goes to Muhammad Akram Attari

Sharda winter snow

sharada bazar winter
dog snowfalling sharda

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Nathia Gali 22 Feb 2014

Usman Ali Liaqat , Malik Shafaqat Ali & Bilal Younas
 Vehicle LE-07-269 Honda Accord CL9

usman ali brother
Nathia Gali or Nathiagali is a mountain resort town or hill station in Hazara, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It is a part of the Galyat range, where several hill-stations are situated, closely connected to each other, and with their names mostly ending in 'Gali'. Nathiagali is known for its scenic beauty, hiking tracks and pleasant weather, which is much cooler than the rest of the Galyat due to it being at a greater altitude. It is situated 34 kilometers at one hour's drive away from both Murree and Abbottabad, lying midway between these two places. The drive time from Islamabad is usually about two hours, unless there is a lot of traffic.

Saidpur Village, Islamabad 22 Feb 2014

With Malik Shafaqat Ali & Bilal Younas
Vehicle LE-07-269 Honda Accord CL9

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Saidpur is a Mughal-era village on the slopes of the Margalla Hills and located off the Hill Road to the east of Daman-e-Koh in Islamabad. The village has the footprints of various civilizations, including Gandhara, Greek, Buddhist, Mughal, Ashoka and the colonial periods, and now serving as a popular recreational spot for both local and foreign visitors.

In 2008, the Capital Development Authority completed the remodelling of Saidpur into a tourist attraction by giving it the look and feel of a quaint village. The key changes that have come about include the re-doing of a temple, the cleaning up of a stream running through the village and giving the mud houses a facelift. The village reflects the traditional ambience; the temple, the stones used on the walls, the stacks of hay, the horse-drawn carts and everything else depicts the history of Pothohar region.

    Preserved old school building
    Restaurants & Cafe's
    Nomad Art Gallery
    Preserved old Sufi tomb
    Preserved Hindu temple & Gurdwara

Monday, 7 April 2014

Ayubia Pipeline Track 21 Feb 2014

With Malik Shafaqat Ali & Bilal Younas
Vehicle LE-07-269 Honda Accord CL9


The track is well known as “Pipe Line Track”. The reason for the same is that, at the time of the English people, from Ayubia to “Donga Gali” and then “Donga Gali” to “Khaira Gali”, there was a pipeline that was use to run along with the track.

Pipe line track is the most famous track of the valley and the most useful one. The traveler coming from Ayubia or “Donga Gali” mostly choose to travel on this track covered by the beautiful and the thick trees, this track gives a unique sort of pleasure and relief to your mind. While traveling on this track, you are able to see different kinds of birds and animals around the jungle. (Must keep binocular with you).

Pipe line track was established in 1930. The highest place on this track is at the height of 8200 feet. This 4 kilometer track takes 45 minute to pass over. On the way you may find for your facilities, benches covered by umbrellas. These benches give comfort to the travelers and make their way easy. Please do not break this.

The melody of the bird plays song in the ears of the travelers on this track. While traveling on the track, instead of chit chat, if you spend your journey in observing the silence of the beautiful environment, the memories will remain with you forever. You will find the flowers of Daisy Dot on the whole track.

There comes a bridge on the way behind which you find a waterfall. If you observe closely on the side of this waterfall, you can see unique picture are drawn which are about hundred of years old. Due to these pictures the bridge is well known by the name of “Tasveeron Wala Pull”.\

Pearl Continental Hotel Bhurban 21 Feb 2014

With Malik Shafaqat Ali & Bilal Younas
Vehicle LE-07-269 Honda Accord CL9

 
The Pearl Continental Bhurban, usually shortened to PC Bhurban, is a member of Pearl Continental Hotel chain in Pakistan. It is located in the town of Bhurban in Murree, which is famous for its scenic beauty. This place is a popular summer resort for the residents of Islamabad and nearby cities. In August 2008 the Punjab government levied a toll on vehicles entering the hotel, this has angered tourists who have harangued the toll collectors. Local politicians have opposed the imposition of the toll including the Nazims of Rawat, Numbal and Phagwari.PC Bhurban is located at approximately 13 km from Murree Hills and two hours' drive from Islamabad.

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

Muzaffarabad City and Pearl Continental Hotel Muzaffarabad 21 Feb 2014

With Malik Shafaqat Ali & Bilal Younas
Vehicle LE-07-269 Honda Accord CL9
  

Muzaffarabad is the capital of Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. It is located in Muzaffarabad District on the banks of the Jhelum and Neelum rivers. The district is bounded by Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa in the west, by the Kupwara and Baramulla districts of Indian administered Kashmir in the east, and the Neelum District of Azad Kashmir in the north. According to the 1998 Census, the population of the district was 725,000, and according to a 1999 projection, the population had risen to almost 741,000. The district comprises three tehsils, and the city of Muzaffarabad serves as the cultural, legislative and financial capital of Pakistan administered Kashmir.