Shakar Parian Hills are situated near Zero Point, up above the Loke Virsa Museum & Rose & Jasmine Garden. From here you can view the twin cities of Islamabad & Rawalpindi very clearly. Let Groupin.pk give you a tour around the Shakarparian Hills in Islamabad:
About Shakarparian hills Islamabad Pakistan:
The Shakarparian Hills in Islamabad have two View Points: East View Point and West View Point. East and West Viewpoints in Shakarparian Park lie on a low hill between Islamabad and Rawalpindi, which offers the most photogenic views of Islamabad and the Margalla Hills behind.
East View Point:
The older & more visited picnic spot is East View Point where there is a terrace surrounded by a park with a fountain. Jinnah Stadium, Rawal Lake & neighbouring hills of Margalla and Murree can be easily viewed from here.
There is a small garden of Pine Trees. Speciality of this garden is that all trees have been planted by country heads (Kings/Presidents/Prime Ministers) of friend countries. It is a tradition that whenever a foreign president or prime minister visits Pakistan he/she plants a tree at The Shakarparian Hills in Islamabad which is a symbol of friendship between the countries.
West View Point:
Pakistan Monument is built on West View Point of Shakarparian hills Islamabad Pakistan. Also you can view Islamabad’s sky line from West View Point.
Information for Shakarparian hills Islamabad Pakistan
Location: Shakarparian hills lies near Zero Point 1,998 feet (609 m) above sea level is famous picnic of Islamabad. It has a terraced garden that offers pleasant views of Margalla and Murree hills, Rawal Lake, Rawalpindi and Islamabad.
Shakarparian hills Islamabad Map:
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Shakarparian hills Islamabad Place Attributes:
Category: Parks and gardens
Experience: Family fun, Art & Culture, Shopping, Rural
Rating: Hospitable, Exotic, Pleasant, Green, Ecological, Clean
Type of activities: Photography, Picnic, Recreation
Snack Bar facilities are available.
Good for Families: Yes
Good for Kids: Yes
Parking Area: Yes
Sitting Area: Yes
Kids Play Area: No
Good for Picnic: Yes
Wi-Fi Internet: Not Available
Smoking: Yes, but discouraged
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