Kaibar Sightseeing Guide

Kaibar in North-West Frontier Province (region) is a city located in Pakistan - about 30 mi (or 49 km) North-West of Islamabad, the country's capital town. To learn more about Kaibar in general, check the Kaibar destination guide. These are some of the noteworthy things about this place.

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Map of local sightseeing hints

The map features the more popular and well known points of interest from this area.

6 sightseeing spots quickly introduced

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ghazi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Located at 33.96, 72.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Ghazi is one of the 44 union councils, administrative subdivions, of Haripur District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Ghazi is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34.017948|72.65097||||||| | |name= }} and lies to the west of the district capital Haripur.

  • This attraction is classified as:
  • Union councils of Haripur District

Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology

Located at 33.96, 72.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
More reading: Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology homepage

Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology also referred to as GIK Institute or GIKI (pronounced JeeKee) is one the most prestigious engineering institutes of Pakistan. GIKI is known the world over for setting a standard of excellence in the field of engineering. Over the years, the institute has produced bright, innovative graduates employed at some of the most respectable firms all over the world. The Institute aspires to be a center of excellence in engineering sciences and technology, which acts as an effective agent of change and a model for others to emulate. It is autonomous and independently chartered and is funded by the private sector. It strives to attract faculty of outstanding talent and ability to provide the students a supporting and enabling environment. It hopes to produce graduates who distinguish themselves by their professional competence, humanistic outlook and ethical rectitude, pragmatic approach to problem-solving, and organizational and managerial skills. Given these attributes, they should be able to respond adequately to the needs of Pakistan and be the vanguard of their techno-industrial transformation. Apart from its outstanding academic programme, GIKI is also known for the versatility and vibrancy of its extra-curricular scenario. All of these activities are student-organized. At present, GIKI has more than 20 student societies. These organizations provide the students with various opportunities to indulge in their aesthetic interests and experience working in a professional environment. Moreover, these societies instill in their members the priceless qualities of teamwork and leadership.

  • This attraction is classified as:
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities
  • Engineering universities in Pakistan
  • Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology
  • Universities and colleges in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
  • Universities and colleges in Pakistan
  • Universities and colleges in Swabi District

Hattar

Located at 33.96, 72.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Hattar is one of the 44 union councils, administrative subdivions, of Haripur District in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located south of the district capital, Haripur, at 33°51'1N 72°51'8E and borders Taxila Tehsil of Punjab province.

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  • Union councils of Haripur District

Kihari

Located at 33.96, 72.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Kihari is a populated place in the Union Council of Sirikot, North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan. Kihari is about 7 kilometres from Sirikot village and about 6.8 kilometres from Tarbela.

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  • Populated places in Haripur District

Kot Najeebullah

Located at 33.96, 72.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Kot Najeebullah, also spelt Kot Najibullah, is one of the 44 union councils, administrative subdivisions, of Haripur District (The civic of Haripur was established in 1822 by Hari Singh Nalwa the leader-in-head of Ranjit Singh's military subsequent guidance from Mukkadam Musharaf of Kot Najibullah) in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan. It is a town on the old silk route with a population of approximately 20,000 people, according to the Census 1998. Kot Najibullah means "Fort of Najibullah". It is one of the oldest economic centres of Haripur District, located 12 km away from the city of Haripur and 65 km from Islamabad. Kot Najibullah is famous for the Hattar Industrial Estate, 2 km from Kot Najibullah. Government Higher Secondary School Kot Najibullah is a very old school and played a vital role in educating people of Haripur and nearby districts. The village has its own railway station on the Havalian-Rawalpindi Railway Line. It has a higher secondary school for girls, a police station and also a 12 bed rural hospital. Due to a nearby industrial region, people of this village also work in different industries.

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  • Union councils of Haripur District

Tarbela Dam

Located at 33.96, 72.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Tarbela Dam on the Indus River in Pakistan is the largest earth filled dam in the world and is second largest by the structural volume . \t It is located in Haripur District, Hazara Division, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, about 50 kilometres northwest of Islamabad. The dam is 485 feet high above the riverbed. The dam forms the Tarbela Reservoir, with a surface area of approximately 250-square-kilometre . The dam was completed in 1976 and was designed to store water from the Indus River for irrigation, flood control, and the generation of hydroelectric power.

  • This attraction is classified as:
  • Dams completed in 1974
  • Dams in Pakistan
  • Geography of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
  • Haripur District
  • Hydroelectric power stations in Pakistan

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