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Clock Tower

Faisalabad, Pakistan
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Ranked #1 of 2 attractions in Faisalabad
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Architectural Buildings
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- Jun 18, 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The tower is bang in the middle of the bazaars - which are an experience themselves. Given the amount of haggling that goes on in the markets and how busy it is, the clock tower is also a great meeting point.

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lyon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is the heart of the city . Textile Yarn trading is finalised . So crowded and economic centre of city . Clock tower is in the middle of a circle in cross section of 16 roads. Three for yarn market , three for paper ,etc

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Enjoying living in fsd khabas are speciality karahi fish bar bq Chinese dal chawal etc etc now infrastructure is also improved roads educational institutions hospitals hotels literacy level increasing

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

It's a asset of faisalabad.we are proud of this. Our local management looks after very keenly. No doubt it was built by European but we maintain it very well up till now.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

one of the best places to shop. The whole in the wall samosa places serve some of the best samosa plates here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Good place with traditional food and night hackers. Famous food Saeed Bati phahlawan kharai. Eight markets Bhawana Bazar, Kutchery Bazar, Chiniot Bazar, karkhana bazar, Rail Bazar, Jhang Bazar, Amin pur Bazar

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

It's kinda sad how the old Lyallpur is no longer glorious. But GhantaGhar (Clock Tower) reflects the little preserved heritage of this city. It's an interesting piece of Raj architecture and is at the conjunction of the 8 Bazaars of Faisalabad. So, great shopping and eating opportunities. If you just want to see the tower in piece, go on Sunday... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This translation to clock tower ,really it is amazing place there are eight market around this clock tower and each one is specialized market . Faisalabad also known as the Manchester of Pakistan as a huge number of textile mills .

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Faisalabad, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

he Faisalabad Clock Tower is a clock tower in Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan, and is one of the oldest monuments still standing in its original state from the period of the British Raj. It was built by the British, when they ruled much of the South Asia during the nineteenth century. The foundation of majestic Clock Tower was laid on 14... More

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Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

I would highly recommend taking pictures and video of all injuries, writing out everything that happened and then filing a formal complaint with the local authorities AND the embassies for your country. As an expat I relied on my Canadian embassy for help and guidance while we lived in the Kingdom . Also let the locals know you have informed... More

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