Dara
in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
33.814 and 72.913 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 33° 48' 50" and E 72° 54' 46"
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: 12:15 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 5:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Pakistan in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 4,1 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Dara

Dara in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is a town located in Pakistan a little north-west of Islamabad, the country's capital town.

Time in Dara is now 12:15 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Dara, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Pakistan is Benazir Bhutto International Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 28 km), South-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 3 mi (or 5 km), South-West. We saw 4 points of interest near this location.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Islamabad, Haripur, Rawalpindi, Abbottabad and Swabi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 2% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 23rd of October 2021

24°C (74 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 24th of October 2021

18°C (65 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 25th of October 2021

22°C (72 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Summer Trip 2018

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#KhanPurDam Khanpur Dam - Clif Diving - Paragliding -Swimming - Jet Skiing Full Fun

Published: August 27, 2018
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A beautiful journey to a beautiful place Kanpurdam tha attraction for the Clif diving, Swimming, jet skiing, to much fun.


Khanpur Dam

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A memorable trip to Khanpur Dam Back in 2017.


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Published: April 22, 2018
Length: 14:33 min
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Author: Ijaz Qasim

Mesmerizing landscape of Haripur Hazara.


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Published: February 08, 2019
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Basant Festival 2018 . Khanpur Dam

Published: March 13, 2018
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Published: August 13, 2018
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Hang gliding from 1500 feet height flying experience

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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.

Khanpur Dam

Khanpur Dam is a dam located on the Haro River near Potowar Plateau and the village of Khanpur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, about 25 miles (40 km) from Islamabad, Pakistan. It caters to domestic water supplies in Rawalpindi and Islamabad, and irrigation water to many of the agricultural and industrial areas surrounding the cities. The dam was completed in 1983 after a 15-year construction period believed to have cost Rs. 1,352 million.

Located at 33.8018, 72.9305 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dams in Pakistan, Dams completed in 1983

Khanpur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Khanpur is a large village and one of the 44 union councils, administrative subdivisions, of Haripur District in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located to the south of the district capital Haripur at 33°48'53N 72°56'22E, and about 30 km from Islamabad in a beautiful green hilly place. It is famous throughout Pakistan for its oranges and is also known for the Khanpur Dam. This dam drowned the old, original village and the present one was later made to replace it.

Located at 33.8147, 72.9394 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Haripur District

Mohra Muradu

Mohra Muradu is the place of an ancient Buddhist stupa and monastery near the ruins of Taxila, in the Punjab province of Pakistan. The ancient monastery is located in a valley and offers a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains. The monks could meditate in all stillness at this place but were near enough to the city of Sirsukh to go for begging as it is only around 1.5 km away. The city was built in the 2nd century CE and renovated in the 5th century. Thus it belongs to the Kushan age.

Located at 33.7792, 72.8875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Pakistan, Buddhist monasteries in Pakistan, Stupas in Pakistan, Pre-Islamic heritage of Pakistan, Taxila