Whilst most people avoid traveling during the month of Ramadan as they have to keep the obligatory fast, it appears to be the perfect time to avail your vacations and visit the scenic areas of the country. We offer tours with complimentary Sehri and Iftar meals. We yet again make it easier for travelers to enjoy their vacations and also observe the Holy month of Ramadan.
Moreover, various hotels and restaurants offer exciting deals for Sehri and Iftar meals to allure tourists to travel during Ramadan as a result of which they might actually end up saving money rather than exceeding their budget. As far as fasting during traveling is concerned, they can browse through various tips which they can easily practice the important virtues of patience and abstinence that this month preaches without foregoing their travelling plans.
To make the most out of your vacations plans, the FFK Blog brings a list of places in Pakistan which one can visit during Ramadan.
Literally meaning very cold when translated from the Urdu language, Thandiani is a hill station which is famous for its low temperatures even during the summer season. One can visit this place to escape the harsh glaring sun and to easily keep fasting without feeling dehydrated. Apart from the cool temperatures, the hill station offers scenic views to tourists with its deep forests and a variety of fauna and flora.
Located in the Ghizer district of the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan, the Shandur lake is situated in the high mountain pass which connects Gilgit and Chitral. As the lake is home to the highest polo ground in the world, it is often called as the “Roof of the world.“With its stunning views, the Shandur lake is brimming with tourists in the summer season who visit the tourist destination for the famous Shandur Polo festival.
With its stunning valleys and settlements inhabited by the most hospitable locals, Ghanche district is a sight on its own. The district headquarter is Khaplu which is famous among tourists for its stone buildings, apricot trees and camping sites. The most popular tourist spots in Ghanche district include Chaqchan Mosque, Khaplu Palace and Shyok river.
Located in the Arabian sea, at a distance of 9 kilometers from the Hub River, Churna Island’s local name is Cheerno. The island is a home to a number of rare marine animals including many species of fish, crabs, lobsters and rare green turtles. If anybody is a fan of extreme sports then he/she can indulge in activities such as a firing range, scuba diving, camping, jet skiing, cliff diving and snorkeling, etc. Looking forward towards a short vacation, then Churna island is the head to destinations.
As these places sound interesting and attractive to visit, also contribute with any information you have on any other destination in Pakistan which will be ideal for traveling in Ramadan. Add your suggestions in the comments section below.
Author: Ayesha Ghafoor