In this article, we are going to talk about the best places to visit in Lahore
Lahore is one of the beautiful cities in Pakistan. It has a vast history attached to its name. The whole architect of Lahore has the historic essence and one can clearly see the beauty in those old fashion buildings built with red brick. There are so many places we have in Lahore which attract visitors. Let’s have a look at the top places to visit in Lahore and enjoy shopping with Paykasa Al
List of Best Places to visit in Lahore
Lahore has hundreds of places for tourists and visitors. Let’s check out famous places in Lahore to visit.
1- Badshahi Masjid
The first in this list is Badshahi Masjid. It was built in 1674 by Mughal emperor Aurangzeb. Reports suggest that this Masjid has the capacity to hold 40,000 worshipers at the same time. This masjid is pure art built with red sandstone. This masjid is one of the main attractions for tourists. This place has a small museum which is consists of belongings of Hazrat Muhammad (P.B.U.H), His daughter and His Son in law.
2- Wazir Khan Masjid.
In this list of best places to visit in Lahore, another Beautiful, historical and one of the most visited places in Lahore is Wazir Khan Masjid. The whole masjid has a Qashani tile works and seems like a contrast to Lahore fort. It was built during the famous Mughal emperor Shah Jahan’s tenure in just seven years. It is a dream come true place for photographers as it has great views and a lot of things to capture.
3- Lahore Fort
One of my favourites and most beautiful place in Lahore. It has great architecture and was built by Mahmood Ghaznavi in the 11th century. Lahore Fort a complete package as it has the gardens, walking area, guest rooms, Shahi Darbar, hall and many other buildings that are located inside the fort. It has a Moti masjid and Sheesh Mehal as 2 of the most visited places in Lahore.
4- New Food Street
The list of Famous places in Lahore for outing has the new food street on top. It is one of the best places to visit in Lahore for couples. This street has so many eateries and fun things. The main and famous restaurant is the Haveli rooftop. From its rooftop can see the Badshahi Masjid very clearly as it is located beside the masjid. This whole street has a great atmosphere for food lovers.
5- MM Alam Road
The road was named after the great pilot Muhammad Mahmood Alam. This road has so many big names in terms of eateries. Many big restaurants like Jamin Java, Burger Hub, and many other restaurants are here. It is surely one of the best outing places in Lahore.
6- Wagha Border
It is among the Lahore best places to visit. Your trip to Lahore is not complete if you didn’t visit the Wagha border. This place marks the border between Pakistan and India. Every evening, on both sides of borders, a parade takes place for the flag hoisting. It gives the visitors goosebumps.
7- Liberty Market
For shopping purposes, the liberty market is the best option you have. This place is a paradise for ladies as the market offers so many varieties, especially in ladies dressing. You will get each and everything, no matter new or old designed, you can buy Leather jackets here at the very best prices. Along with shopping, there are different small stalls for GolGappay, Sweet corns, French fries, etc. must visit place for an outing.
8- Emporium Mall
Emporium Mall, the best of its kind. All the big brands are together under the one roof, local or global you will get every brand here. Plus it has a huge food court that offers a different variety of foods and tastes. For kids, this place has a Fun Factory where kids can enjoy while their parents are busy in shopping. Carrefour also has its branch in Emporium Mall.
9- Fortress Stadium
Fortress Stadium has so much to offer for visitors. This place has eateries, joy land, Mall and park. Joy land has so many rides for the kids and even for adults. The eateries offer so many verities for food lovers. Surely it is one of the top places to visit in Lahore.
10- Lahore Museum
It is one of the best places to visit in Lahore if you are interested in learning the fascinating history of Pakistan. The museum was built in the 18th century. The museum consists of 20 galleries exhibit consisting of Holly Quran paintings, relics from different civilizations. This place has so many things for visitors.
11- Jahangir’s Tomb
After the passing of one of the greatest Mughal emperor Jahangir, his children build this tomb for him as a sign of respect. These days it’s a famous spot for him and every day many visitors come to this place.
12- Lahore Safari park
Lahore safari park is another attraction for tourists. So many Exquisite kinds of animals can be found here. The best part you can roam around the whole park in your car. You can find lions, tiger, and different various kinds of deer that came brought from different parts of the world. It is so exciting for the kids to see such animals closely and enjoy the experience.
13- Daata Darbaar
Data Darbaar another famous place in Lahore for tourists. A shrine of famous Muslim altar Abu Hassan Ali Hajveri. You can find thousands of devotees here at any time of the day. Many people come here to distribute langer which eventually tastes better than average.
14- Naulakha Pavilion Lahore
Almost everyone hears about the Taj Mahal in Agra built in India, but very few people know about this place Naulakha Pavilion was also made built by the same person Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. He is surely known for constructing unique and eye sighting structures. This place is included in the list of monuments of Lahore, located in the Fort of Lahore. Naulakha is also listed in the World Heritage Monuments list. Once you see this place your mind directly goes in the past times of Mughal, how they live and what are their culture.
15- Lahore Sight Seeing Bus
It is another best thing to do in Lahore. This is a double-decker bus that will have a huge lap around the city including the new side of the city and walled city (the older part of the city). It is a good enjoyment and you can find the great essence of Lahore through this bus.
16- Grand Mosque Bahria Town
Mosque of Bahria Town is the 7th largest praying the mosque in the World and 4th in Pakistan. This Mosque can accommodate about 70,000 worshippers at a single time. The structure is inspired by the Badshahi Mosque, Wazir Khan Mosque and Sheikh Zayed Mosque. You will find similarity of all these Mosque in a single Mosque.
17- Eiffel Tower Replica
Eiffel Tower is the identity of Bahria Town Lahore. The height of the tower is about 80m and about 100 feet taller the Minar-e-Pakistan. You must visit this place on events and I think it is the most beautiful place in Lahore.
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