Murree Travel Guide

  • Cable Car New Murree
    Cable Car New Murree
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  • Snow Covered Roof Tops at Murree
    Snow Covered Roof Tops at Murree
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Murree Highlights

  • Pro
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     Best hill station of Pakistan 

  • Con
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     Too many touts or dishonest agents & taxi drivers 

  • In a nutshell
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     Foothills of the Himalayas 

Murree Things to Do

  • Ayubia

    There is a spot on Murree-Nathiagali Road, near Ayubia Chair Lifts, called "Baander Point". In this area great number of monkeys live in the jungle. They are so friendly that they come on the road and take food items directly from a person's hand. They do not harm by any means. While returning from Nathiagali. Our driver, who was also a guide,...

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  • Mall Road

    when ever i go tu muree i prefer to stay in hotel near mall road.it z a fun place to go and its easy to find tourists there. you can simply find all kind of stuff here from food to traditional dresses and local hand made thingz.it is a beautiful place to live also a peaceful place.the whole market i worth seeing and i always like to do shopping...

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  • Pathriyata (New Murree)

    New Murree is about 15 kilometer away from main Murree hills on the Lower Topa side. It is a well developed hill station with great high rised trees, beautiful hills. A world class chair lift & cable car system takes you from New Murree to Patriata. Total ride is about 7 km long. New Murree is on ground level between the hills. Here you have to...

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  • Kashmir Point

    Kashmir Point is a spot on Mall Road, going up from GPO about 1 km. It is at the top of a hill. Hill surface is clean. Scenary looks beautiful from here. Kashmir peaks can be viewed from here thats why this point is called Kashmir Point. 2 roads/paths go up the GPO towards Kashmir Point. View of Murree from both ways is different. So it is...

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  • Pindi Point

    Pindi point is one of the prime points to visit in Murree. Chair lifts are installed here which go down 1.5 km. Both way distance is 3 km. Scenary from chair lift is magnificent. Zigzag road passes below. Great pine trees stand throughout the journey. When we go down the valley there is a stop point. You can enjoy a lot there. There is a coffee...

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  • Patriata Chair lift

    The rate of the chair lift increses every year.Now a days it is 650 Rs per person.Inflation is high in Pakistan so make sure when u estimate ur budget keep 25% to 50% extra money with you.

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  • mall road must to visit

    when ever i go tu muree i prefer to stay in hotel near mall road.it z a fun place to go and its easy to find tourists there. you can simply find all kind of stuff here from food to traditional dresses and local hand made thingz.it is a beautiful place to live also a peaceful place.the whole market i worth seeing and i always like to do shopping...

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  • Nathaigali

    Bonjour mon ami,Pakistanis, basically, very friendly and warm welcoming people and the areas for traveling, you've mentioned in your post, safe and pretty scenic.The best times begins after November, when the snow goddess arrives over the mountains of Galliat and you can make some short treks in Nathigali, to Miranjani 2900 m mountain, 3,4 hrs and...

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  • Kashmir Point

    Kashmir Point is a spot on Mall Road, going up from GPO about 1 km. It is at the top of a hill. Hill surface is clean. Scenary looks beautiful from here. Kashmir peaks can be viewed from here thats why this point is called Kashmir Point.2 roads/paths go up the GPO towards Kashmir Point. View of Murree from both ways is different. So it is advisable...

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  • TDCP PATRIATA RESORT - New Murree

    New Murree is about 15 kilometer away from main Murree hills on the Lower Topa side. It is a well developed hill station with great high rised trees, beautiful hills. A world class chair lift & cable car system takes you from New Murree to Patriata. Total ride is about 7 km long. New Murree is on ground level between the hills. Here you have to buy...

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  • make murree centre point

    in whole region of murree hills and near by called "galyat" by different names such as ghora gali khaira gali and other places like patriata new murree there are lack of services like accomodation ,food ,security and medical help , except bhurban and nathiagali many places have no proper arrangments for staying overnight these places are like to go...

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  • Baander Point (Monkey Point)

    There is a spot on Murree-Nathiagali Road, near Ayubia Chair Lifts, called "Baander Point". In this area great number of monkeys live in the jungle. They are so friendly that they come on the road and take food items directly from a person's hand. They do not harm by any means. While returning from Nathiagali. Our driver, who was also a guide,...

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  • Ayubia National Park, chair Lift a&...

    Four hill stations, namely, Khaira Gali, Changla Gali, Khanaspur and Gora Dhaka, are spread over an area of 26 kilometers and have been developed into a hill resort known as "Ayubia". It is named after late Field Marshal Mohammad Ayub Khan, President of Pakistan at that time. The chairlifts provided at this place are a matter of great attraction....

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  • Pindi Point Chair Lift

    Pindi point is one of the prime points to visit in Murree. Chair lifts are installed here which go down 1.5 km. Both way distance is 3 km. Scenary from chair lift is magnificent. Zigzag road passes below. Great pine trees stand throughout the journey. When we go down the valley there is a stop point. You can enjoy a lot there. There is a coffee...

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  • Shopping at Mall Road

    Mall road is the famous market place in Murree. It can be best visited after the sunset. Also if you want to save time visit hills at day time and Mall Road at night when you have to just shop or dine. It is a slope starting from General Post Office. Food & misc. sovenier shops are situated on the both sides of Road. It is open till midnight. You...

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Murree Restaurants

  • murree,s best resturant for food

    MURREE TABBAQ RESTURANT is one of the top of the resturant in murree in breakfast (halva puri eggs chana pratahas and tea coffee etc)At dinner they give(chicken kharahi ck balti mutton balti mutton kahari and nan etc) ck kahari and ck balti and bbq are favourite in the rasturant.

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  • Best food in Islamabad and MURREE

    Olive Garden is snuggly tucked away in the posh locality of F-7/3 Islamabad. The intimate and gracious atmosphere of the Olive Garden offers various delicacies to eat.The aroma inside is terrific and it is as clean and friendly . Focused on an Italian menu with an emphasis on pizza as well as thia and mexican food at its best.But pakistani handi...

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  • Good Food

    Food is nice.Their speciality is Pakistani dishes with some Chinese dishes.The good thing about this restaurant is that here food is of the flavour it should be. The problem in murree is that many restaurant here don't serve very tastey food.Especially in case of Chinese dishes and soups.Usually the ingrediants are not right or their are some...

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Murree Nightlife

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    by adeel_akbar7 Written Feb 5, 2006

    in murree nightlife there are no such fancy activities available as any european tourist place but one could find an attractive thing to take a view from kashmir point at night, because lighting on nearby mountains and valleys look like stars on earth and gives a beautiful view from height,must see this also you will find people walking all night on mall road from gpo to pindi point and shops opened till late night,

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Murree Transportation

  • Daewoo Bus

    After the opening of Islamabad - Murree Expressway in July 2008, travelling to Murree has become more safe & convenient. This Expressway links Islamabad to Muzaffarabad (Kashmir) via Murree. Road to Murree has been working. Murree to Muzaffarabad road is under construction. "JULY 2013 UPDATE:" Daewoo Express has started its service for Murree....

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  • By Car

    GOING FORM ISLAMABAD TO MURREE: If you don't have own conveyance, hire priveate car/taxi from Faiz Abad Bus Stand, Rawalpindi. Find if any Murree based driver is there, because they must have to go back anyway. So they charge less. (May be because they will try to take you to their own hotel) Normal Taxi/Private Car fare is Rs. 700 plus. But you...

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  • Daewoo Express Bus to Murree

    After the opening of Islamabad - Murree Expressway in July 2008, travelling to Murree has become more safe & convenient. This Expressway links Islamabad to Muzaffarabad (Kashmir) via Murree. Road to Murree has been working. Murree to Muzaffarabad road is under construction. "JULY 2013 UPDATE:"Daewoo Express has started its service for Murree. They...

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Murree Local Customs

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    by adeel_akbar7 Written Feb 6, 2006

    as pakistan is a muslim country so people who are not local shold not wear short dresses, any kind of cloths like troussers or t shirts or other which can cover there full body should be weared ,short dresses can cause troubles and problems specially for ladies

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Murree Tourist Traps

  • MURREE - From tout people to tout...

    While hiring a taxi from Islamabad airport to Murree, be crystal clear about the fare, location, and the route to Murree. Make sure you don't have to pay a single penny extra in terms of fuel and toll tax. Most of the taxi drivers are cheats and once you may get into their taxi and have gone outside the capital limits their courteous smile will...

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  • friendly gesture will not be friendly...

    The drivers in murree are very friendly and show very good gesture before you sit in there taxi/cab etc, but when you finalize the deal with them and continue your travel with them, they don't show you the places they offered you, they try to come back as early as possible so that they could find another customer, in this regard they will not care...

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  • Snow & Slippery Road

    During snowing, some areas might unable to visit due to tick snow blocking the road. Thus, you might get trap for awhile.Even after they clean the snow on the road, some areas are still very slippery. So better get a bigger car rather than the small yellow taxi. 4 wheel vehicles will be the right choice but with higher rate of course.

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Murree What to Pack

  • Bring warm clothes & well grip shoes

    Bring Luggage according to convenience & stay duration. Bring 2 suits/dresses at minimum. If you are not alone then you can divide luggage into two or more bags. Put more frequently used items at one place & rest at other. Clothing : In summer (April- Sep) take cotton clothes with full sleeve. You may need sweater/Jersey too. In winter (Oct-March)...

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  • cold climate

    take minimum luggage during travelling but dont compromise which is needed murree is a hill station at altitude near 6700 feet above sea level so it is a cool place even in summers and at night warm clothes needed , also it lyes near hymalian range and rain fog and clouds are expected at any time so if going for murree take a warm upper ,jacket or...

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Murree Favorites

  • White Peaks & Slidings

    Hi, if you want to visit to Murree please don't go without your family, complete friends group.2>>If you want to enjoy snow falling then please visit in Jan & Feb, much batter if you check weather updates before visiting there :-)enjoy your trip now.

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  • Restaurants

    Well u can bargain in restaurants for the fixing price of rooms for ur stay in muree. Try to reach their before evening so that u can get enough time to find restaurant that suits ur budget and it comfortable for u.

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