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Kohat Pass : Tribal Gun Factories

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When going towards Kohat from Peshawar like 25 km starting Darra Adam Khail tribal area it is all... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2017
Tariq A
via mobile
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Pak Japan Friendship Tunnel has been a great contribution to the daily commuters of the area... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2016
Vaqar N
Islamabad, Pakistan
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May 24, 2017
Dec 22, 2016
“The treacherous”
Peshawar, Pakistan
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Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

When going towards Kohat from Peshawar like 25 km starting Darra Adam Khail tribal area it is all mountainous beautiful area and it has many markets mostly selling types of local guns pistols and cartridges. After crossing this mountainous territory is a great tunnel to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank Tariq A
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

it was the most dangerous place to reach the kohat and vice versa A small portion but the killing zone and a night mare for the drivers, but now thanks to tunnel its abandoned

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Khalil A
Reviewed October 2, 2016

Pak Japan Friendship Tunnel has been a great contribution to the daily commuters of the area. During 2008 it was badly damaged by the terrorists but has been renovated and during my recent visit almost all the lights and exhaust Fans were functional. Road Condition...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Vaqar N
Reviewed November 2, 2015

good sceenes on the way ,nothing surprising in tunnel ..but still you can enjoy your trip .here ..if you come here .the must go to tanda dam in kohat

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Naveed A
Reviewed October 26, 2015

You guys need to see this place, But with this tunnel you also need to see the old road that people used to cross from Kohat city to Peshawar, vice versa. I used to be the frequent user as i was having job in Kohat....More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Saeeduddin
Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

All said and reviewed the place is out of turmoil and security issues now. A very small market of Gunsmiths making their living from this profession. A guide is must to visit Dara Adam khel where the gun markets are. Kohat Pass is just a...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Hacan F
Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

The tunnel joins the northern part with the southern part. Before construction of this tunnel the travelling to southern part was dangerous and time consuming ,but its construction has solved the both Its about 1.9km long and can crossed in just 2 mins if not...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank 756khalila
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Although the Kohat Tunnel and the gun manufacturing shops have some incidents of security forces clashing with insurgents, it can still be visited and viewed. After a long drive on a beautiful road (Only the initial hour has bad road and traffic when you pass...More

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank Shahryarkhan64
Reviewed June 5, 2013

As of early 2013 the tribal areas are extremely dangerous place to be. Of course as a tourist I really wanted to visit Kohat Pass (Darra Adam Khel) to see all the famous gun factories, but everyone advised me against it - there are daily...More

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed October 8, 2012

The Kohat pass is Known by (DARA ADAM KHAIL) where Tribal Gun Factories are situated where they made all kind of gun and other arms by hand , after passing this area you will find the beautiful range of Mountains, Its a good place for...More

Date of experience: October 2012
2  Thank ashbabar60
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