Pakistan is a self-governing country in South Asia, which is a vibrant nation with amazing historical sites, bustling bazaars, electrifying cities and an excellent adventure sports destination. Pakistan means "Pure Country", where the diverse cultures, people and mesmerizing landscapes of this country promote tourism to a large extent. Its capital city is Islamabad, which is renowned for its exceptional surroundings and marvelous historic sites.
Vacationers in Pakistan will find wide range of attractions including numerous historical sites, ruins of ancient civilizations such as Mohenjo-daro, Harappa and Taxila to the fantastic Himalayan hill stations. Some of the most visited natural and historical sites here are the hunza and Chitral valleys, shalimar gardens, tomb of Jahangir badshahi masjid, the historic city Lahore and Lahore Fort. An adventurous traveler has lots of reasons to be busy in this country, with thrilling activities like climbing the snow-capped Karakoram ranges, skiing down the scenic slopes and undertake horse safari.