What to pack for Lahore

  • Climatic Conditions
    Climatic Conditions
    by Pakistaniguy
  • Buy from Lahore
    by WAHEEDASLAM

Most Viewed What to Pack in Lahore

  • lahoree's Profile Photo

    Must have

    by lahoree Updated Mar 6, 2009

    3.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    Luggage and bags: Daypack for city tours. Going around with backpack may be uncomfortable from April to September when it is hot.

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Warm clothes during extreme winter (December to February).

    Light clothes from April to September when temperature can rise to 45 centigrade. Always cover your head with a cap or cloth.

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Always carry wet tissues as the city is dusty, you may need to wipe your face and hands frequently.

    Toilet rolls.

    Photo Equipment: Bring your own AA and AAA size batteries as genuine brands are hard to find.

    Miscellaneous: Always carry bottled water.

    As street food is delicious and the price of a meal is down to earth, therefore you can not avoid the temptation to taste; but your day pack must have disposable plate, glass and spoon.... enjoy street food!

    Was this review helpful?

  • HeatherCarreiro's Profile Photo

    Bring Feminine Products of Buy from Lahore

    by HeatherCarreiro Updated Nov 29, 2008

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Tampons and panty-liners can only be found at large department stores in major cities. In Lahore, they can be bought at HKB (Liberty, Defence Y Block, Mall Road), Al Fatah (Liberty), Pace Super Markets (M.M.Alam Road, Model Town, Defence Y Block), Europa (Defence H Block), Tes-Mart (Defence Main Blvd), and Pot-Pourri (Defence Y Block). Panty-liners are actually quite difficult to find on a consistent basis. Tampons tend to be in stock, but only name imported name brands that cost more than they do at home. Applicator types are widely available, but O.B. type are not. Large pads are generally found at any pharmacy, generally the type you might think of as overnight pads.

    Miscellaneous: Women are quite particular in how they buy their feminine products. Next to the sanitary product aisle, you should see small brown paper bags. Most ladies do not want anyone to know they are buying feminine products. Remember how you felt when you first got your period? Completely embarrassed to just pick up tampons or pads in the local Wal-Mart. Well in Pakistan most ladies have those feelings throughout their lives, so its best to follow suit and put your special supplies in a brown bag.

    Read tips for foreigners and women travelers here:

    The Ultimate Guide to Life and Travel in Pakistan

    Was this review helpful?

Lahore Hotels

See all 16 Hotels in Lahore

Latest Lahore Hotel Reviews

Avari Lahore
123 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jul 17, 2014
The Residency Hotel
52 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: May 29, 2014
National Hotel Lahore
16 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jun 2, 2014
Pearl Continental Lahore
210 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jul 15, 2014
Hotel One MM Alam Road
24 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: May 29, 2014
Mirage Hotel
26 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Feb 7, 2013
Sunfort Hotel
12 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jul 15, 2014
Lahore Country Club
6 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Mar 23, 2014
Park Plaza Lahore
22 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: May 8, 2014
Hotel Elites
4 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jun 10, 2009
Windmills Hotel
8 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jul 13, 2012
Holiday Inn Lahore
3 Reviews & Opinions
Parkway Hotel
5 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Nov 9, 2012
Herfa Inn
5 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jan 10, 2014
Hotel Melrose Inn
2 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jan 26, 2010

Instant Answers: Lahore

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

81 travelers online now

Comments

Lahore What to Pack

Travel tips and advice posted by real travelers and Lahore locals.
Map of Lahore