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Top 5 Attraction of Lahore

Lahore is an advance and a very beautiful city. Lahore is now getting more and more charming just because of its beauty and its best-visiting places. In it, there are so many historical places to visit. And new ones are also a part of tourist’s attraction. In this city, all the facilities are provided. There is no lack of food courts and another potential. No doubt, Lahore is more likely to Istanbul. And its visiting places are one of the best combinations of art, culture and religion. Deep sensations, Spiritual and one can feel the balance among life. Here we have listed out some best historical and newly made attractions of Lahore.

1 – Badshahi Mosque:

Badshahi Mosque is a historical and beautifully designed mosque. It was constructed in the Mughal era. And situated in Lahore the capital of Punjab at the west of Lahore. It is widely considered as an ionic citadel place of Lahore. It has a capacity of 100,000 people to offer prayer in this mosque at a time. Its exact address is Walled City of Lahore, Punjab. It has a total of 8 minarets. Four are small and four are heightened minarets. The material used in it is marble. The architecture of this mosque is Nawab Zain Yar Jang Bahadur. It is made or designed by Islamic architecture, Mughal architecture and Indo-Islamic architecture. It was ordered to build by Aurangzeb. The construction was overseen by the governor of Lahore, Muzaffar Hussain known as Fidai Khan Koka. It was started in 1671 and opened in 1673.

People do Nikkah and photoshoot in the mosque. For doing this activity you have to take permission from managment. For tourists, it is a very enchanting and eye-capturing place to visit. Visitors visit it because it is grandeur and because of historical point of view. It’s a great place to visit for any foreigner coming to Pakistan. Can spend almost 1 full day to visit all monuments at one location. Outside of the Mosque on the right side, there is a tomb of Allama Muhammad Iqbal, the national poet of Pakistan.

Photo by Atif Saeed Art Photography

2 – Lahore Fort:

Lahore Fort is an ancient visiting place in Lahore, Pakistan. It is located at the northern of the walled city of Lahore, Punjab. Its area is almost greater than 20 hectares. It is delineation by Indo-Islamic architecture and Mughal architecture It is also a very enchanting attraction for visitors. It has an amazing experience,
Just to walk on the same paths to see that tremendous structures being on this earth for centuries makes you wonder about the people who lived there. Their lives their feelings their experience just to imagine life in those times. It’s a great site to visit. Apart from that it was very crowded and need great effort to restore this place as it seems that the condition of the building is getting worse day by day. The fascinating thing in this fort is the symmetry of architecture. A real marvel is used. If you are in Lahore, definitely visit the fort.

Photo by Zahid Mahmood Photography

3 – Minar-e-Pakistan:

Minar-e-Pakistan is a national monument of Pakistan. It is also named as Grand Iqbal Park It is located in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. It is the place where the resolution was passed on 23 March 1940. Under the struggle of Quaid-e-Azam. In this great tombstone, it was announced to build Minar. Its construction was started in 1960 and it was completed in 1968. It took eight years to accomplish it. It was opened on 21 October 1968. Its height is 70m. And it is a combination of Islamic and Pakistani culture. The architecture of it was Nasreddin Murat-Khan.

The total height of the Minar-e-Pakistan is approximately 92 m above the ground. And its base is about 8 m and the unfolding petals are 9 m high. It is said that the symbolism of Crescent is for the bright future and five corners of the Star are for five pillars of Islam that is, Tawheed, Salah (Prayer), Fasting, Zakat and Hajj. The design of Minar-e-Pakistan is like hibiscus or red rose. It is a really beautiful gravestone. For tourists, it is a tantalizing and alluring place to visit. The world’s greatest dancing fountain water show is showed in Minar-e-Pakistan.

Photo by Rehman Ali

4 – Eiffel Tower Replica:

Eiffel Tower Replica is, of course, one of the main tourist attractions in Bahria Town, Lahore and even in the Lahore city. The Eiffel Tower replica at Bahria town is a perfect copy of the real one in Paris, France. Wonderful romantic place. Must visit with loved ones. Breathtaking view from up even has a wonderful view. Sure a wonder to visit and of course go on top of it. Amazing, beautiful and gorgeous. You need to see it to admire its beauty. Make sure you see it late at night when the lights are on.

The lights in the evening give it a very awesome outlook and at the stroke of every hour. So many couples come here to take picturesque photos in this structure. In the night there was a five minute light show which has to be viewed from a distance to enjoy how magnificently people made this place a tourist attraction because of this structure.

Photo by Zahid Mahmood Photography

What is the ticket price for the Eiffel tower?

The price for per person to go to the first floor is Rs.100 and for the third floor is Rs. 300. Children under 5 are free. It’s a superb place to visit.

5 – Grand Jamia Mosque:

Grand Jamia Mosque Lahore is a beautiful mosque. It is one of the best combinations of art, culture and religion It is located in Bahria Town, Lahore, Pakistan It is one of the attractive and appealing mosques It has the capacity for approximately 80k worshippers. It is the 4th largest mosque in the world. And 3rd largest mosque in Pakistan. Its Architectural style is Islamic architecture and Mughal architecture. This mosque is the property of Malik Riaz.

This mosque is very beautiful, spacious, an example of superior Islamic architecture, heart touching galleries and nicely designed lush green fluffy grassy courtyard decorated with sprinkles. Pathways are beautifully designed with spacious exits and entrances. A lot of abolition points and washrooms have been provided in underground set up to meet the rush of people effectively. It has an awesome structure with amplified beauty. It has air-conditioned prayer halls. In short, it is a very eye capturing and enchanting place to visit.

Photo by Zahid Mahmood Photography

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