in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
- Taxila (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol (Unesco heritage, 73 mi)
- Rohtas Fort (Unesco heritage, 85 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 34.146 and 73.212 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 34° 8' 46" and E 73° 12' 42"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - PKR
- Spoken languages:
- Urdu, English, Panjabi, Sindhi, Pushto
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 10:43 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Karachi
- UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:48 am and 5:53 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
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Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Pakistan.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Pakistan. Last Update: 2019-02-18 09:03:10
Delve into Abbottābād
Abbottābād in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with it's 120,000 habitants is located in Pakistan about 31 mi (or 50 km) north of Islamabad, the country's capital town.
Current time in Abbottābād is now 10:43 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Abbottābād, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Pakistan is Abbottabad Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Pakistan is Taxila in a distance of 31 mi (or 51 km), South-West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mansehra, Haripur, Muzaffarabad, Islamabad and Hattian Bala. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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ABBOTTABAD KLC -a writing center
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OBL The Raid
A compilation of animations (domestic and foreign) that possibly show what really took place during the US Navy SEALs raid on Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan on May 1, 2011.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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.
Osama bin Laden
Osama bin Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden was the founder of al-Qaeda, the militant Islamist organization that claimed responsibility for the September 11 attacks on the United States, along with numerous other mass-casualty attacks against civilian and military targets. He was a member of the wealthy Saudi bin Laden family, and an ethnic Yemeni Kindite. He was born in the bin Laden family to billionaire Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden in Saudi Arabia.
Army Burn Hall College
Army Burn Hall College (ABHC) is a school and college, operating along English public school lines and situated in Abbottabad, Pakistan, with separate sections for boys and girls. The girls' section (originally called Junior Burn Hall) is located on Mall Road near the city center while the boys' branch (originally called Senior Burn Hall) is in Mandian. The school was founded by missionary Fathers in 1948 and since 1977 has been run by the Pakistani Army's Education Corps.
Kakul is a town situated in the Kakul Valley at an elevation of 1300 metres, 5 km northeast of Abbottabad city near the Thandiani Hills, in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The population is around 30,000.
Nawanshehr is a town in Abbottabad District in Khyber Pakthunkhwa of Pakistan. Nawanshehr's most famous place is Ilyasi Masjid which is the oldest and largest mosque of Abbottabad, there is also a small hill with walking tracks just behind the masjid. The weather is pleasant in summer, so people from other parts of country come to visit Abbottabad and Nawanshehr. Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education of Abbottabad is also in Nawanshehr.
Death of Osama bin Laden
Osama bin Laden, the founder and head of the Islamist militant group al-Qaeda, was killed in Pakistan on May 2, 2011, shortly after 1 am local time by Navy SEALs of the U.S. Naval Special Warfare Development Group (also known as DEVGRU or SEAL Team Six). The operation, code-named Operation Neptune Spear, was carried out in a Central Intelligence Agency-led operation. In addition to DEVGRU, participating units included the U.S.
Langra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Langra is one of the 51 union councils of Abbottabad District in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.
Mirpur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Mirpur is one of the 51 union councils of Abbottabad District in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan. It is located at an altitude of 1251 metres (4107 feet) and lies in the west of the district.
Barsin is a village in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°5'45N 73°7'30E with an altitude of 1112 metres (3651 feet).
Dhoba is a village of Abbottabad District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°6'25N 73°7'20E with an altitude of 1101 metres (3615 feet).
Shadial is a village of Abbottabad District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°8'0N 73°7'0E with an altitude of 1093 metres (3589 feet).
Salyot is a village in UC Kuthiala, District Abbottabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It is located at 34°9'0N 73°7'0E with an altitude of 1137 metres (3733 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Bagwal Bandi, Bain Gojri and Shadial.
Bain Gojri is a village of Abbottabad District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°8'0N 73°7'0E with an elevation of either 1,093 metres (3,586 ft) or 3,589 feet (1,094 m). Neighbouring settlements include Patian, Bagwal Bandi and Saliot.
Gup is a village in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°9'15N 73°6'50E with an altitude of 1226 metres (4025 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Jalalia, Khaliala and Saliot.
Mukhdabbi is a village in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°9'0N 73°7'0E with an altitude of 1137 metres (3733 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Jalalia, Gup and Bain Gojri.
Banseri is a village in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°9'0N 73°8'0E with an altitude of 1168 metres (3835 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Mukhdabbi, Saliot and Baghati.
Baghati is a village of Abbottabad District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°8'0N 73°8'0E with an altitude of 1306 metres (4288 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Bain Gojri, Banseri and Sohlan.
Chhar is a village of Abbottabad District in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°7'0N 73°9'0E with an altitude of 1437 metres (4717 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Sohlan, Batangi and Kandar.
Batangi is a village in Abbottabad District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°7'40N 73°9'40E. Neighbouring settlements include Biba Dhaka, Darah and Chhar.
Biba Dhaka is a village in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. It is located at 34°8'25N 73°10'25E with an altitude of 1502 metres (4931 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Jabrian, Darah and Batangi.
Darah is a village in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°7'40N 73°10'45E with an altitude of 1217 metres (3996 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Batangi, Biba Dhaka and Tingur.
Kandar is a village in Abbottabad District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. It is located at 34°6'40N 73°9'25E with an altitude of 1209 metres (3969 feet). Neighbouring settlements include Chhar, Batangi and Jandala.
Abbottabad Hockey Stadium
The Abbottabad Hockey Stadium is a large Field Hockey stadium in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Abbottabad Airport is an airport located near Abbottabad, a city located in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan.
United States Naval Special Warfare Development Group
The United States Naval Special Warfare Development Group (NSWDG), or DEVGRU, is one of the United States' four secretive tier-one counter-terrorism and Special Mission Units. It is often referred to as SEAL Team Six, the name of its predecessor which was officially disbanded in 1987. Most information concerning DEVGRU is classified and details of its activities are not usually commented on by either the White House or the Department of Defense.
Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad
Osama bin Laden's compound, known locally as the Waziristan Haveli, was the safe house in which Osama bin Laden was hiding when he was killed. The structure was located at the end of a dirt road just 0.8 miles (1.3 km) southwest of the Pakistan Military Academy in Bilal Town, Abbottabad, Pakistan. The suburban area of Bilal Town is an area housing retired military officers.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Abbottābād.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: