32 days in Pakistan Itinerary

32 days in Pakistan Itinerary

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32 days in Pakistan Itinerary

Start: Karachi
1
Lahore
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Chitral
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h
3
Islamabad
— 6 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
4
Skardu
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Kel
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Hunza
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Gilgit
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
8
Karachi
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
9
Gwadar
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Karachi

5
nights
Lahore

Lahore ©
Seen by many to be the most forward-thinking, culturally important, and artistic of the country's metropolises, Lahore has plenty of charms, plenty of history, and plenty of people.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Emporium Mall and Shahi Hammam. Let the collections at Lahore Museum and Army Museum capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Badshahi Mosque, look for gifts at Liberty Market, make a trip to Masjid Wazir Khan, and step into the grandiose world of Lahore Fort (Shahi Qila).

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Lahore travel planning site .

Karachi to Lahore is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Karachi in October; daily highs in Lahore reach 38°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chitral.

Things to do in Lahore

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Lahore Guided tours ©
Lahore Guided tours
Army Museum ©
Army Museum
Shahi Hammam ©
Shahi Hammam

4
nights
Chitral

Chitral ©
Chitral: Khowar for "field"), is the capital of the Chitral District, situated on the western bank of the Chitral River in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Explore hidden gems such as Chitral Gol National Park and Bumburet Valley. Visiting Chitral Valley and Tirich Mir will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Lulusar Lake, trek along Shandur Pass, contemplate the long history of Chitral Fort, and look for all kinds of wild species at Tooshi Game Reserve.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Chitral day trip planner .

You can fly from Lahore to Chitral in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Lahore in October, plan for little chillier days in Chitral, with highs around 30°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Islamabad.

Things to do in Chitral

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lulusar Lake
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Chitral Gol National Park ©
Chitral Gol National Park
Shandur Pass ©
Shandur Pass
Tirich Mir ©
Tirich Mir

6
nights
Islamabad

Islamabad ©
The country's capital since 1963, Islamabad has the look and feel of a planned administrative city because, by and large, that's exactly what it is.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Faisal Mosque and Lok Virsa Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Taxila Museum and Jaulian Buddhist Monastery. Change things up with a short trip to Taxila Ruins in Taxila (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: shop like a local with The Centaurus Mall, get great views at Daman-e-Koh, get engrossed in the history at Pakistan Railways Heritage Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Bird Aviary.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Islamabad trip itinerary website .

Traveling by flight from Chitral to Islamabad takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Chitral in October, with highs in Islamabad at 36°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Skardu.

Things to do in Islamabad

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Taxila, Dunga Gali Pine Line Track
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Faisal Mosque ©
Faisal Mosque
Dunga Gali Pine Line Track ©
Dunga Gali Pine Line Track
Jaulian Buddhist Monastery ©
Jaulian Buddhist Monastery

3
nights
Skardu

Skardu ©
The notable peaks that surround Skardu may be rugged, daunting, and otherworldly, but the imposing reputation of its most famous natural attractions belies the more fertile, diverse, and homely aspects of the town.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Upper Kachura Lake and K2 Museum. Get outdoors at Satpara Lake and Deosai National Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Skardu: Shigar (Khilingrong Mosque & Amburiq Mosque). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Kharphocho Fort and explore the fascinating landscape at Katpana Desert (Cold Desert).

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Skardu planner .

Traveling by flight from Islamabad to Skardu takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kel.

Things to do in Skardu

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Shigar
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Upper Kachura Lake ©
Upper Kachura Lake
Katpana Desert (Cold Desert) ©
Katpana Desert (Cold Desert)
Deosai National Park ©
Deosai National Park

1
night
Kel

Kel ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): stroll through Arang Kel.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kel, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Skardu to Kel takes 10.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Hunza.

Things to do in Kel

Neighborhoods
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Arang Kel ©
Arang Kel

2
nights
Hunza

Hunza ©
A tour of Hunza lets you discover a mountainous valley surrounded by massive snowcapped Himalayan peaks.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Passu Glacier, then contemplate the waterfront views at Borith Lake, and then don't miss a visit to Ganish. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Satrangi Lake, then appreciate the views at Hunza Valley, and then step into the grandiose world of Baltit Fort.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Hunza trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Kel to Hunza in 9.5 hours. October in Hunza sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Gilgit.

Things to do in Hunza

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Baltit Fort
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Baltit Fort ©
Baltit Fort
Passu Glacier ©
Passu Glacier
Hunza Valley ©
Hunza Valley

2
nights
Gilgit

Gilgit ©
Gilgit is the capital city of the Gilgit-Baltistan region, an administrative territory of Pakistan. On the 1st (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Base Camp Nanga Parbat and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Karakoram Mountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Karakorum Highway and then admire the verdant scenery at Hunza Valley.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Gilgit day trip website .

Traveling by car from Hunza to Gilgit takes 2.5 hours. October in Gilgit sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Karachi.

Things to do in Gilgit

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Nanga Parbat, Karakoram Mountains
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Hunza Valley ©
Hunza Valley
Karakoram Highway ©
Karakoram Highway
Nanga Parbat ©
Nanga Parbat

5
nights
Karachi

Karachi ©
Sprawling, busy, and central to the nation's economy, Karachi stands as one of the biggest and most populous cities in the world.
Appreciate the collections at PAF Museum and Quaid-e-Azam House Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Dolmen Mall Tariq Road and LuckyOne Mall. There's much more to do: browse the different shops at Dolmen Mall Clifton, examine the collection at State Bank Museum, don't miss a visit to Empress Market, and enjoy the sand and surf at Clifton Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Karachi trip itinerary app .

You can fly from Gilgit to Karachi in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Gwadar.

Things to do in Karachi

Museums Shopping Outdoors
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PAF Museum ©
PAF Museum
State Bank Museum ©
State Bank Museum
Frere Hall ©
Frere Hall

1
night
Gwadar

Gwadar ©
Gwadar is a port city on the southwestern coast of Balochistan, Pakistan. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hingol National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Gwadar trip itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Karachi to Gwadar in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in November, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gwadar

Parks Nature
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Hingol National Park ©
Hingol National Park

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