Murree, Pakistan is the most famous hill station in Pakistan and popular for its natural beauty & mountains. It is one of the most visited and attractive hill stations, which is very easy to reach just at 40 minutes driving distance from Islamabad. Every year thousands of local and international tourists visit Murree. It has much attraction for nature-loving peoples. Tourists rush towards it to spend some quality time and enjoy the natural environment. There are many tourists points in Murree but here we are sharing some must visit places.
The Mall Road
The commercial heart of the Murree is Mall Road. It is famous for restaurants, hotels and handicraft shops. About 10 feet downstairs from the main road, it has main Bazaar for visitor’s shopping. After visiting the whole day in mountains, one can visit Mall Road after sunset it is added advantage. It remains open till midnight and there is great hustle & bustle after sunset. To make your tour memorable, you can buy everything & enjoy plenty of Pakistani dishes at Mall Road.
Just one kilometer away from the Mall Road, highest picnic point in Murree is Kashmir point. You can also hike up towards Kashmir point. All the mountains of Murree can be seen from this point and it is also the reason for the name of this point. As day by day rush is increasing at the Mall Road, Kashmir Point is becoming more popular and attractive for tourist. Peoples, who like a bit calm environment, prefer to take their rooms at the Kashmir point instead of the Mall Road.
At walking distance of about 20 minutes from the Mall Road, this amazing picnic point is situated. It is famous for its scenic view and its location on top hills from where you can see the entire Pindi city. A Chair lift is also there for tourists to enjoy the aerial view of astonishing mountains. For excursion peoples also enjoy house ride at Pindi point.
Ayubia is another very popular tourist spot in Murree and its central point is “Ayubia National Park”. For an outing with family and children, this is a wonderful place to visit. A lot of food stalls with very delicious food dishes can be seen here. For very enjoyable experience must have a ride at Ayubia chair lift. Ayubia is complex of different hills stations i.e. Galichangla, Khairagali, Ghor Dhaka, and Khanspur. With international standards facilities, these hill stations are upgraded and maintained.
In Abbottabad district near Kala Bagh, an amazing town, Nathiagali is situated. This is one of the most attractive and most visited hill stations. During winter, it is covered with the white blanket of snow which gives it a breathtaking look. When there is a great rush in Murree, all hotels and restaurants are full, peoples prefer to stay at Nathiagali as it has some beautiful hotels and restaurants.
About 15 kilometers away from main Murree, a well-developed hill station is New Murree. There are lush green trees and very beautiful sceneries covered with mountains. The main attraction of New Murree is its modern and world class chair lift and cable car system which move in-between New Murree and Patriata about 7 kilometers distance. This ride of chair lift will be your lifetime memory and most pleasant ride ever. Riding on cable car you can examine most beautiful hills of Murree and Kashmir as well. At Patriata you can enjoy a lot of entertaining activities. For refreshment, there are a lot of food stalls with snacks and other delicious food items.
In short, natural environment and beauty of Murree can’t be described in words. It’s beyond the imagination and must to visit this heaven like hill stations.