Tourism in Islamabad Capital Territory

Enlarge Faisal Mosque Lok Virsa Museum
Scenic view of Islamabad from Daman-i-Koh

This is a list of all the notable tourist attractions in the City of Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan; however, it does not include the city of Rawalpindi.

Daman-i-Koh, Margalla Zoo, Pakistan Monument, Faisal Mosque, Shakarparian, Lok Virsa Museum and Rawal lake view point are among the top tourist attractions in Islamabad. Islamabad has many various eco-based tourist attractions which include WWF Pakistan activities.


Islamabad Clock

Rock climbing

There are many spots for rock climbing in Margalla Hills, including Jungle Rock (F 6a:8a), God Rock (F 6b+:7b), Legacy Wall (F 6a:7c+), Jasmin Corner (F 4b:5a), Belvedere (F 4c:6b+), Hidden Rock (F 6a:6c), Music Lounge (F 5c:6c) Beetleā€™s Nest (F 5b:6c+, including multi-pitch route), Well Hidden Rock (F 5a:8a), Holiday Rock (F 5b:5b), Said Pur View (F 5c:8a) and Shaddarrah (F 5c:6a).[1][2]


Museums and art galleries

Islamabad di Daat

Model villages

Mosques and shrines

A right view of Shah Faisal Mosque from adjoining yard

Food streets

Sporting facilities

Main markets

Every populated sector in Islamabad has a main market referred to as a markaz.

Government buildings

Prime Minister Secretariat
Parliament House

See also


  1. ^ Arran, John (2012). "A Guide to Climbing in Margalla" (PDF). Rock Climbing Islamabad. Pakistan Alpine Institute. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 October 2013. Retrieved 12 October 2013.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-10-24. Retrieved 2014-01-08.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)