Do’s and Don’ts

The Pakistani people are well known for their tolerance, hospitality and cheerfulness. Tourists visiting Pakistan are enouraged to observe some common customs and practices. Some common customs are as follows: When the national anthem is played, at any social gathering and at public events or in cinemas, for example, you are expected to stand. The […]

Important Numbers

Stations Karachi (021) Lahore (042) Islamabad/ Rawalpindi(051) Peshawar (0521) Quetta (081) Faisalabad (0411) Ambulance & General Emergency 115 1122 115, 1122 115 115 115 Red Cross 721359 6304703 855292 210836 440406 ——– Police 15 15 15 15 15 15 Edhi Trust (Ambulance Service) 2310066 440159 251191 214575 83081 610111 Chambers of Commerce & Industry 2416091 […]

Communication

TELEPHONE Country code: 92. Major Government telecommunication networks providing residential, commercial, and CDMA services in different regions of Pakistan. Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation Ltd. (PTCL), National Telecommunication Corporation (NTC) Special Communication Organization (SCO) MOBILE SERVICE In addition to landlines there are several mobile and satellite services in Pakistan. • Mobilink GSM ( www.mobilinkgsm.com) • Warid Telecom ( www.waridtel.com […]

Weather

The temperature in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is  relatively very cold so bring enough warm cloths if you are planning to visit Galiyat, Swat and Chitral Areas. Accu Weather Pakistan BBC Weather Pakistan Pakistan MET Department    

Air Line Service

Pakistan’s national Airline, PIA, serves 38 domestic airports with scheduled daily flights between Karachi, Quetta, Multan, Lahore, Islamabad and Peshawar. Three private airlines Air Blue and Shaheen Air and Air Indus also operate within Pakistan. PIA has daily flights linking the northern tourist towns of Gilgit and Skardu with Islamabad and Chitral with Peshawar. All flights […]

Bus Service

For long distance journeys from city to city (e.g. Peshawar to Islamabad), the Sammi Daewoo Express coaches have proven to be a great success in intercity travel as well as in the cities. The Sammi Daewoo express bus service provides services on more than 18 routes and operates more than 325 departures per day in Pakistan. […]

Messages

                                         Chief Minister Pervez Khattak Message  Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is blessed with an abundance of nature’s wealth. From some of the world’s highest peaks in the Hindukush in the north — to the deserts of the Dera […]