5 days in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province Itinerary

5 days in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province trip planner

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Peshawar
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Abbottabad
— 3 nights
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Peshawar

— 1 night
Peshawar is the capital of the Pakistani province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Peshawar Gandhara Museum and then deepen your knowledge of military history at Fort Bala Hisar. On the next day, deepen your understanding at Islamia College and then don't miss a visit to Khyber Pass.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Peshawar journey app.

Islamabad to Peshawar is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Abbottabad.

Things to do in Peshawar

Museums
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Abbottabad

— 3 nights
Abbottabad is a city in the Hazara region of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, in northeastern Pakistan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Abbottabad: Nathia Gali (Mukshpuri Peak & Dunga Gali Pine Line Track). There's more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Thandiani and pause for some serene contemplation at Nathiagali Church.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Abbottabad tour planning website.

You can drive from Peshawar to Abbottabad in 2 hours. On the 4th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Abbottabad

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province travel guide

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One of the four provinces of Pakistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa lies in the mountainous northwest of the country, providing visitors with a glimpse into rural Pakistani life. Situated along the Afghanistan border, the remote and rugged Khyber Pass is home to the country's ethnocultural groups, predominately comprised of Pathans. Head to the ancient kingdom of Gandhara to learn some of the region's history on your Khyber Pakhtunkhwa holiday, before stopping at the province's capital Peshawar to sample the sounds and tastes of city life. Check government travel advice websites to ensure safe travel between districts.