Explore the enchanting city of Bahawalpur, nestled in the heart of the Punjab province of Pakistan. As the 11th largest city in the country, with a vibrant population of 762,111, Bahawalpur beckons you with its rich history and cultural treasures.

Established in 1748, Bahawalpur once stood as the majestic capital of the princely state ruled by the Abbasi family of Nawabs until 1955. Immerse yourself in the opulent architectural heritage left behind by the Nawabs, creating a timeless tapestry of historical significance. Bahawalpur has evolved into a captivating destination renowned for its monuments, offering a glimpse into the splendour of a bygone era.

Situated on the fringes of the Cholistan Desert, Bahawalpur serves as the gateway to the awe-inspiring Lal Suhanra National Park. This natural haven invites travellers to explore its diverse landscapes and experience the unique flora and fauna that thrive in this remarkable ecosystem.

Embark on a journey to Bahawalpur, where history, culture, and natural wonders converge, promising an unforgettable experience for every traveller. Discover the allure of this city and let its stories unfold as you wander through its historic streets and marvel at the architectural gems that stand as testaments to its glorious past.


  1. Lahore to Bahawalpur: 418 K.M.
  2. Islamabad to Bahawalpur: 617K.M.
  3. Karachi to Bahawalpur: 827 K.M.

Weather & height

+ 45 Degrees

+ 08 Degrees

Bahawalpur is 2,410 m (7,910 ft) above sea level

Attractions and places to visit

  • Noor Mahal
  • Darbar Mahal
  • Darawar Fort
  • Abbassi Mosque
  • Tomb of Bibi Jiwandi
  • Lal Sohanra National Park
  • National Library
  • Gulzar Mahal
  • Farid Gate
  • Desert Safari
  • Shrines
  • National Park
  • The Tombs of Nawabs of Bahawalpur
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing