6 Places to visit in Murree
Looking for a one-day trip destination? Then Murree is the perfect place for a quick trip with your friends or family. It is located at an altitude of 7,500 feet. The distance is just 60 km from Islamabad/Rawalpindi. It is the perfect spot for the local tourists who want to escape from their daily routine or the summers heat. They can enjoy lush green trees, fresh air, a calm atmosphere, clouds on the mountain peaks. There are well-known places for visits like Kashmir point, Mall road, Patriata, Ayubia, Murree hills, etc. Let’s share some of the amazing sites of Murree.
6 BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN MURREE
Patriata Chair Lift
Patriata is also known as New Murree, and the distance takes is only 15km from the main Murree. The area is developed as a hill station with large trees and beautiful, lush green hills. Mostly tourist visit it due to world-class famous cable car system. The chair lift is 7km long, and the tourist can enjoy the wider beauty of the hills because of this.
Moreover, you can witness lots of great sceneries of near & far hills. In winter, all hills are covered with snow, while lush green sights could be seen in summer.
Kashmir point is another beautiful spot with great sceneries. A tourist can hike from mall road to Kashmir point while enjoying tranquility and serenity along the way. Tourists now prefer more to walk at Kashmirs point because of its beautiful sightseeing and peaceful environment.
Mall road in Murree is the most famous spot to experience the handmade items and enjoy delicious food. There is always the hustle and bustle scenario, and the roads are filled with tourists of every region and background. You will find a variety of shops and dozens of restaurants nearby. This is one of the most visited places in Murree.
Nathia Gali is the most central place in between Murree and Abbottabad. Being located at 8400 feet, tourists can enjoy splendid scenes of the greenery hill areas with a breathtaking view of the mountains. The unspoiled natural beauty of the Nathia Gali makes it more attractive for local and international tourists.
Changla Gali is another mountain resort with a variety of hotels and guest rooms. These hotels are available for both local and international tourists. The stunning and amazing beauty of changa Gali makes it a preferable place for visitors to visit here with their family and friends.
Bhurban, having luxurious resorts and away from the rush area of mall road, is another check out point. This place is ideal for the families to stay at the Pearl Continental hotel and enjoy the peaceful beauty. You can do a lot of activities, like hiking, walking, watching clouds, etc.
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Since after 1851 when construction of Murree town was started, Murree is known for pleasant & facinating weather.. Murree is most frequently visited hill destination among tourists in Pakistan. Millions of tourists visit Murree, located in northern Punjab, and consider it must go place in Pakistan. You will find a clear different of weather and scenery on just 2 hours away of Islamabad.
Hotels in Murree
There are many hotels in Murree. you will find hotels almost at every point of Murree. In Holidays and weekends you are recommended to book your hotels prior your arrival. To avoid any inconvenience tourists are requested to book their Holidays Tour Packages to Murree at least 15 days before your tentative arrival trip dates as its very rushy in holidays and weekends.
How much does it cost to stay in a hotel in Murree?
In Murree you can find every type of hotel depending on your pocket and season time. In summer normal room rent varies between 2500PKR to 4000PKR, these are two star hotels. If you go for a 3 star or uxurious one, then there are many options like Hotel one, PC Hotel Bhurban, Lockwood hotel, Move n Pick Hotel, Metropole Hotel Murree and many more varying rents between 10,000PKR to 25,000.
How far is Murree from Islamabad and Lahore?
Murree is almost 70km away from Islamabad & Rawalpindi. On your own car, it will take only 2 hours of drive from Islamabad. Expressway leads to Murree from Islamabad. It takes only 7 hours from Lahore.
Attractions & things to do in Murree?
Major attractions in Murree are Pindi Point, GPO Chowk, Jheeka Gali, Kashmir Point, Mall Road, chair lifts in Patriata and Ayubia, Nathiagali, khanspur, pipeline track for trekking, and bhurban. You can visit Kohala Neelum Point from Murree as well. Mall road is famous for antiques and other traditional shops. There many other restaurants and fast food points are also available on mall road e.g. KFC, Pizza Hut, Usmania Restaurant etc...
Tourists visit Murree because of its weather in both weathers, whether its snowfall in winters or cold freezed fog in summers. The hotels in Murree remains packed in peak summer and on the days of snow falling. It is slippery in winters so drivers needs to drive carefully in snow or at late night.
Murree Tour Packages
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There are two roads leading to Murree from Islamabad. One is expressway and the other one is old GT Road. You can also reach murree from Abbottabad from Nathiagali Road. From Murree you can go to Muzaffarabad and other parts of Azad Kashmir.
There are so many attractions for foreigners who visits Pakistan specially Mukshpuri and Pipeline track.
Honeymoon in Murree
Murree is heaven for honeymooners. Its cheap, nearest to any city, awesome weather and romantic. You can book Murree Honeymoon Package to make your honeymoon memorable.