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Pir Sohawa

Above Daman e koh, Road from Islamabad Zoo, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Ranked #3 of 19 Attractions in Islamabad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
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Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Peer Sohawa is one of my favorite place in Islamabad. Its at much higher altitude of Margalla Hills and receive snowfall in winter. Weather is also much cool and area is peaceful. In summers, the weather is really nice so you can get rid of hot weather of twin cities and relax at Peer Sohawa. The views are breath taking... More

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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70 attraction reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Peer Sohawa is the name of a small village located close to the top of Margalla hills but now commonly the top of the drive to Margallas is known as Peer Sohawa. You are likely to encounter a lot of monkeys en route. There are also a number of tracking trails on these hills which are quite busy on week... More

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Sri Lanka
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We went pir Sohawa last year. It has a wonderful view of city. Specially at night. Better to have dinner there with relaxing pakistan traditional musics. I love it.:)

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Lahore, Pakistan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

You can take a look at the whole Islamabad from this beautiful Place this is above the Margalla Hills and the Restaurant there is really nice.

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Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I visit Pir Sohawa with our friends and take lunch at Monal Restaurant the remarkable view of Islam Abad

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Karachi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

There is a lot to do in Pir Sohawa: Hiking, Trekking, Camping, Picnics and for someone who wants to spend good money there is an upscale resort as well. There are small "dhabaa" and other small joints serving various foods and confectionery shops are also available to visitors. Overall a very very beautiful place, where I go on regular basis.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Out of all the places that I have traveled to I can say this is the most breath taking!!! Amazing views! such a wonderful place. The monal restaurant on the top is a must with live music!

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Located in the margalla hills it is a perfect place to spend a holiday. The road to the Pir Sohawa is in a good condition and is well lit for night travel. You need to beware though of sharp turns, blind corners and steep angles if you are driving for the first time. If you are a novice driver don't... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

One of the most beautiful place in islamabad.i went there with my friends and feel feel very pleasure views

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The Woodlands, Texas
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41 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Wow so beautiful and scenic. loved visiting this place. after enjoying the views eat at the monal restaurants and it will be a perfect night.

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