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Haleji Lake

#4 of 10 things to do in Thatta Features Animals
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worth a visit

Stopped here on our way back to Karachi, after visiting Keenjhar and Thatta. The lake is beautiful... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2015
Bilal123
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Karachi, Pakistan
Paradise Lost to Stupidity

Please note this experience is based on june 2012 visit. During a conversation I was recalling the... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2014
smobaid
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San Francisco, California
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good25%
  • Average39%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Apr 17, 2015
“worth a visit”
Jul 24, 2014
“Paradise Lost to Stupidity”
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Thatta, Pakistan
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Reviewed April 17, 2015

Stopped here on our way back to Karachi, after visiting Keenjhar and Thatta. The lake is beautiful and worth a visit. But I wouldn't recommend swimming in this lake. This lake is a heaven for animal lovers and bird watchers. The lake receives thousands of...More

Thank Bilal123
Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

Please note this experience is based on june 2012 visit. During a conversation I was recalling the serenity and beauty of the lake that we use to visit as kids with our families. Immediately replied my younger brother that those days are long gone, not...More

1  Thank smobaid
Reviewed March 23, 2014

A little far from Karachi and thus hard to access but a very large lake. It has a tomb on an island in the center of the lake.

3  Thank mshemyalnisar
Reviewed July 12, 2013

The best place for nature lovers in Sindh province of Pakistan. Haleji Lake is situated about 70 Kms away from Karachi in the historical district of Thatta. Although it has not been maintained sine long due to lack of funds, still it gives a glimpse...More

4  Thank MudsMuds
Reviewed April 10, 2013

This was a great fishing area. I was able to rent a kit from a nearby shop. The vegetation was nice, but overall the day was rather blustery. It's a bit far from the main tourist areas as well.

2  Thank WalterS500
Reviewed April 6, 2013

if yu are inspired by nature and yu want to "feel" nature in Sindh .. well, what are yu waiting for then ? this is the place ! especially in spring ! th air and the smell of mud there is so ravishing ! been...More

3  Thank Femme K
Reviewed December 13, 2012

its a good place but not maintained for years by the concerned authorities due to which its not worth visiting.

2  Thank Bilal U
Reviewed January 15, 2012

70 km away from Karachi. Known for being Asia's largest sanctuary for migratory birds. Birds from Siberia migrate here during the winter. There are also some marsh crocodiles. Not much else to do if you aren't a bird-watcher.

6  Thank mreza
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