things to do in Gwadar

Things To Do In Gwadar

Gwadar is known as the port city of Pakistan. It is located on the southwestern coast of Balochistan. Gwadar is located on the shore of the Arabian Sea. Pakistan bought the Gawadar port from Oman for 3 million USD. Gwadar is one of the most beautiful city in Pakistan. After the making of Gwadar Port tourists is attracted to this city. Its scenic beauty is unparalleled. You will find mountains, beaches, playgrounds, restaurants, and many more while traveling to this amazing city. Gwadar is also considered a trade hub in the future. In this blog, we will discuss about what things to do in Gwadar.

List of things to do in Gwadar

Gwadar is a mesmerizing place and has tourism potential. Let’s discuss which places you can visit while exploring Gwadar.

The marine drive

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The Gwadar marine road is one of the most beautiful roads in the world. The road is built on international standards. The view of the sea from this road is astonishing and due to this many housing society projects are connected to this road. You can enjoy driving on this road. Watching Sunrise and sunset will be an amazing experience. The beach area is surrounded by floodlights which enhance its beauty during the night.

Koh e Batil

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The Koh e Batil is known as the symbol of Gwadar City. It is located at an altitude of 470 feet and very famous hill. You can see the amazing view of the Hammerhead peninsula from the mountain. In order to reach the top of this mountain, you have to climb almost 700 stairs. The famous pearl continental hotel is also built on the top of this mountain.

Hammerhead Peninsula

things to do in Gwadar

The Hammerhead Peninsula is known as the center of the old city of Gwadar. It is named so because of the hammer shape of the peninsula. Hammerhead Beach is famous among tourists. You can enjoy walking around this beach, boating, and many more. The beauty of this beach is unmatched.

Gwadar cricket stadium

things to do in Gwadar

The Gwadar cricket stadium has the title of the most beautiful stadium in the world. The International cricket council admired the stadium in a tweet. The stadium was inaugurated in 2020. The stadium is lush green and between the mountains. The white mountains around it, add up to the beauty. The stadium is located on the foot of Koh e Batil.

The Shahi Bazaar

things to do in Gwadar

The Shahi Bazaar is a famous and most visited place in Gwadar. There are many shops in this bazaar and has been a trading center in the past. Now there are only a few remains from the past. This bazaar is also famous for its tea and Gwadari Halwa. There is also a fort in this bazaar which was built y  Oman during their era for the purpose of protection.

Also, visit other places in Balochistan.

The sunset view park Gwadar

things to do in Gwadar

The sunset in this park is amazing and hard to explain in words. The sunset view of this park is famous around the world. Sunset Park is located on the right tip of the famous Hammerhead Peninsula. It is one of the worth visiting places in Gwadar.

The Pishukan Town

things to do in Gwadar

Pishukan town is a coastal area west of Gwadar. The town is famous for its scenic beauty, beaches and the three pillars known as Saahe Padag. These pillars are formed naturally due to climatic conditions. There is an Oman-era fort in the Pishukan which you should visit. The Pishukan town must be on your bucket list.

Buzzi Pass

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The Buzzi Pass is located in Lasbela with an elevation of 68 meters. The Buzzi Pass holds the astonishing beauty of nature around it. You can enjoy the breathtaking view of Hangol National Park and the natural carving. It also has historical importance because Alexander traveled through this past.

Baba Chandrakup

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The Baba Chandrakup is a famous active volcano in Gwadar. But surprisingly it does not erupt lava, instead, it erupts mud. This place is considered sacred by Hindus. The pilgrims ask forgiveness for their sins while traveling to this place. According to their belief, the behavior of the mud decides whether the person is forgiven or not.

Astola Island

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Astola Island is an uninhabited Island in Balochistan. It is located in the Arabian Sea. It is also known as the “Island of Seven Hills”. The Island is lush green and the water surrounding it is crystal clear. You can enjoy boating, scuba diving, and fishing in this place.  On Astola Island there was a Hindu temple known as “ Kali Devi Temple”, which is famous among the Hindus.

Hingol National Park

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The Hingol National Park is the largest national park in Pakistan. It is located in the Makran region. The park has wild animals, birds, and various species of plants. It was built in 1988. The Sphinx and Princess of Hope are also next to it. These structures were made naturally on the top of rocky cliffs and attracted tourists.

Summary Of Things To Do In Gwadar

Gwadar is a city of port known for its beaches. Gwadar has mountains, parks, temples, historical roads, and breathtaking views. Gwadar is one of the most worth visiting places in the world, especially for beach lovers.  Gwadar has the deepest port in the world. The beauty and history of this place are amazing. You should explore this city.

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