Bahawalpur, is a city sited in the Punjab province of Pakistan. Bahawalpur is the 11th largest city in Pakistan with a population of 762,111.

Founded in 1748, Bahawalpur was the capital of the former princely state of Bahawalpur, ruled by the Abbasi family of Nawabs until 1955. The Nawabs left a rich architectural legacy, and Bahawalpur is now recognized for its monuments socializing from that era. The city also lies at the edge of the Cholistan Desert, and serves as the gateway to the nearby Lal Suhanra National Park.


  1. Lahore to Bahawlpur: 418 K.M.

  2. Islamabad to Bahawlpur: 617K.M.

  3. Karachi to Bahawlpur: 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
  • Visit Shrines
  • National Park
  • Visit Tombs of Nawabs of Bahawlpur
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing