If you are visiting Karachi for the first time then there are many places which you can visit but these top 10 places of the city are those which no one can miss to visit during holidays.
The list of the top 10 places includes beaches, islands, historical monuments, museums and much more to give you a glimpse of everything which Karachi offers.
1) Quaid’s Mausoleum:
One of the first places that people want to visit in Karachi is Mazar-e-Quaid where the founder of Pakistan Muhammad Ali Jinnah is buried.
The white marble tomb also comes with a museum where you can see items which belongs to Quaid-e-Azam. It also contains the tomb of his sister Fatima Jinnah and Liaquat Ali Khan who also served as the first Prime Minister of Pakistan.
Tourists should also visit Quaid-e-Azam House in Karachi where Jinnah spent his time.
2) Churna Island:
One of the unique things that Karachi offers is islands such as Churna where you can enjoy some amazing water sports.
In Churna Island you can swim, snorkel and scuba dive while observing the amazing sea creatures which inhabits the water. This is what makes it one of the best place to visit during your stay in Karachi.
3) Chaukhandi Tombs:
If you are someone who loves history then the historical graveyard of Chaukhandi which is located just 29 kilometers away from Karachi is an amazing place.
Here you can find amazing architecture from 15th century which are well preserved despite the rough weather of the area. Most of the tombs belong to Jokhio and Baloch Tribes.
4) St. Patrick’s Cathedral & Monument to Christ the King:
If you want to see something magnificent from the colonial British era then you should visit the St. Patrick’s Cathedral which also includes the beautiful marble structure which is called the Monument to Christ the King.
It is considered the biggest Catholic church of Pakistan which is also the earliest churches in the city. The initial building was constructed in 1845, later this bigger church was opened in 1881.
The 54 feet structure was constructed in 1926 and still today remains the most iconic monument for Christians of the city.
5) Do Darya:
If you are food lover and want to enjoy a perfect dinner then Do Darya is the place for you. Multiple restaurants and cafes with their beautiful wooden structure on the sea shores of Karachi offer you a unique experience.
6) Port Grand:
Port Grand something which you will not find in any other city of Pakistan. The place offers you the best food along with art, adventure and entertainment.
Everything from the beautiful design of the place, the amazing food and the mesmerizing view of the sea makes it a perfect destination for a visit on weekend.
7) Sandspit Beach:
It is one of the most beautiful beaches in the city of Karachi where you can enjoy, it if famous picnic destination among the people of Karachi especially during summer holidays.
Clear shallow water, golden sand and unique rocky formation makes it among the most beautiful beaches in the city and one of the most famous picnic points.
8) Pakistan Maritime Museum:
Pakistan Maritime Museum of Karachi is one of the locations which you must visit at least once with your kids. It comes with a chance for children to experience a submarine from inside, enjoy amazing rides and enjoy the six-gallery indoor museum.
The gallery also includes 8th century metallic armour which is said to be from the forces of Muhammad Bin Qasim. This all comes with minimal entry fees.
9) Tooba Masjid:
What makes the magnificent Tooba Masjid among the top 10 places is that the giant dome of the mosque comes without any pillars. It is claimed to be the largest single dome mosque in Pakistan and is also known as Gol Masjid due to the design of the mosque building.
10) LuckyOne Mall:
It is the largest mall in Pakistan which is built on an area of 3.4 million square feet, contains 200 stores and has a parking space with capacity of 1200 cars.
The magnificent structure, multiple stores, amazing food area makes it one of the biggest attraction in the city.