Mardan
in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.198 and 72.050 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 11' 52" and E 72° 2' 58"
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: 01:34 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:00 am and 7:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Pakistan in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,6 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: 2019-06-20 07:23:16

Explore Mardan

Mardan in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with it's 300,424 inhabitants is located in Pakistan about 66 mi (or 106 km) north-west of Islamabad, the country's capital.

Local time in Mardan is now 01:34 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Mardan, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Pakistan is Peshawar International Airport in a distance of 34 mi (or 54 km), South-West. 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 Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol in a distance of 10 mi (or 17 km), North-West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nowshera, Charsadda, Malakand, Swabi and Peshawar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 38°C / 100 °F

Morning Temperature 38°C / 100 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 100 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1004.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 21st of June 2019

34°C (93 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Saturday, 22nd of June 2019

36°C (97 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 23rd of June 2019

37°C (99 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Flood Mardan 29/7/2010 Part 2 Hoti, Pirano Daga, Kalpani River Mardan

Published: July 30, 2010
Length: 31:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: realfun784

Pirano Dagaa, Kalpani Water flood http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OerVe8Pz3yA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jR4EhrbGEug Affected Areas: Mardan, Swat , Madyan, Nowshera(Now-khaar), ...


mardan model school new building

Published: September 07, 2012
Length: 22:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: usama khan

the mardan model school & college new building in s.m town.


Heavy rainfall in Mardan Pakistan.

Published: August 16, 2014
Length: 03:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zia Rahman

The canals are filled with water lately. I fear for cities and towns down side. Recently a flood warning was issued by OVERNMENT OF PAKISTAN PAKISTAN METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT FLOOD ...


Tabara de refugiati - Mardan, Pakistan

Published: June 07, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Monitorul de Neamt

11/05/2009.


ARMY VEHICLES CRUSHED BY TALIBANS.(mardan)

Published: June 09, 2009
Length: 42:47 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: kabeerism

I WAS GOIN FOR SHOPING AND I CAPTURED IT. U CAN SEE SOME OF THE VEHICLS OF ARMY ARE WRECKED. THE INJURED SOLDIERS ARE ALSO IN STREE. KINDLY LEAVE UR ...


TARIQ SHADI MARDAN +PT 1

Published: August 16, 2012
Length: 24:29 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: KHALID LATIF


Mardan sheh maltoon park-2

Published: June 10, 2012
Length: 45:57 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: KHALID LATIF


Film in Mardan Bijlighar

Published: August 20, 2014
Length: 27:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Aryan Jamshed

Khursheed Khan Model and Actor Risk movie of 2014 https://www.facebook.com/Khursheedkhanfans.


al bilal public school magic show.flv

Published: October 25, 2011
Length: 35:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Shah Zaman

Magic Show - Al Bilal Public School Kass Koroona, Mardan. on 25 October 2011.


billu edited dance.flv

Published: January 19, 2012
Length: 01:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: muhammad kamal

Muhammad Kamal APSACS Mardan Thanks For Watching.


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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.

Takht-i-Bahi

Takht Bhai (or Takht Bahi) is a Buddhist monastic complex dating to the 1st century BCE. The complex is regarded by archaeologists as being particularly representative of the architecture of Buddhist monastic centers from its era. It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980. The word Takht Bhai may have different explanations. In Sanskrit, takht means "well" and bhai means "on a high surface", so the whole word means "well on a high surface". In Persian, takht means "throne".

Located at 34.3208, 71.9458 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
World Heritage Sites in Pakistan, Archaeological sites in Pakistan, History of Pakistan, History of Buddhism, Pre-Islamic heritage of Pakistan, Mardan District, Buddhism in Pakistan, Former populated places in Pakistan

Risalpur

Risalpur is a city in Nowshera District, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, on the Nowshera-Mardan Road. It is nearly 45 km from Peshawar and 15 km from Mardan and is located at 34°4'52N 71°58'21E. In a basin some 1014 feet above sea level, it is bounded on the south and west by the Kabul and Kalpani rivers, respectively. The famous Khyber Pass lies 90 kilometers to the north. Risalpur is known as "Home of Eagles" and "Home of Sappers".

Located at 34.0811, 71.9725 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nowshera District

Pakistan Air Force Academy

The Pakistan Air Force Academy (PAFA) is an accredited co-educational four-year military academy which provides undergraduate education to officer candidates for the Pakistan Air Force (PAF). Located in the town of Risalpur in Nowshera District of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in northwestern Pakistan, it is a premier cadet training institution of the Pakistan Air Force which offers academic professional degrees.

Located at 34.0811, 71.9725 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Pakistan Air Force bases, Air force academies, Airports in Pakistan, Pakistan Air Force, Military academies of Pakistan, Military installations of Pakistan, Universities and colleges in Nowshera District

Sawal Dher

Sawal Dher is an historic village in Mardan District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, that contains the remains of an ancient city. The village is located 10 kilometers southwest of Katlang-Jamal Ghari, most of the relics of this site are now in Museum. This site is situated at a distance of 4 kilometers in the southwest of Jamal Garhi. Most of the sculptures of this monastery are preserved in Peshawar and Lahore Museums. It is 19 km away from the district capital Mardan.

Located at 34.3092, 72.1023 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist monasteries in Pakistan, Populated places in Mardan District

Seri Bahlol

Seri Bahlol (or Sehri Bahlol) is located near Takht Bhai, about 70 kilometres north-west of Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa, Pakistan.

Located at 34.2555, 71.9507 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Peshawar, Pre-Islamic heritage of Pakistan, World Heritage Sites in Pakistan, Buddhism in Pakistan, Populated places in Peshawar District

Roda, Punjab

Roda is a village and one of the 51 Union Councils (administrative subdivisions) of Khushab District in the Punjab Province of Pakistan. It is part of Khushab Tehsil and is located at 32°4'26N 72°5'60E lying to the south-west of Khushab city.

Located at 34.0739, 72.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Khushab District, Populated places in Khushab District

Rashakai

Rashakai is a small town located along the Nowshera-Mardan road, in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa.

Located at 34.1192, 72.0217 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Dosehra

Dosehra is a town and union council of Charsadda District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°8'37N 71°54'22E and has an altitude of 258 metres (938 feet).

Located at 34.1436, 71.9061 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Charsadda District, Populated places in Charsadda District, Pakistan

Bala Garhi

Bala Garhi is a town and union council of Mardan District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°14'0N 72°9'0E and has an altitude of 302 metres (994 feet).

Located at 34.2333, 72.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Chamtar

Chamtar is a town and union council of Mardan District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°10'47N 71°59'2E and has an altitude of 286 metres (941 feet).

Located at 34.2464, 71.9839 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Garhi Daulatzai

Garhi Daulatzai is a town and union council of Mardan District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°12'0N 72°10'0E and has an altitude of 294 metres (967 feet).

Located at 34.2, 72.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Garhi Ismail Zai

Garhi Ismail Zai is a town and union council in Mardan District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. It is located at 34°12'0N 72°10'0E and has an altitude of 294 metres (967 feet).

Located at 34.2, 72.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Garyala

Garyala is a town and union council in Mardan District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. It is located at 34°16'0N 72°13'0E and has an altitude of 317 metres (1043 feet).

Located at 34.2667, 72.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Takkar

Takkar is a village and union council of Mardan District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at 34°17′18N 71°53′50E and has an altitude of 338 metres . Takkar is a historical village of District Mardan, 20 kilometres away from Mardan city towards the North-West.

Located at 34.2883, 71.8972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Gujar Garhi

Gujar Garhi is a village and union council in Mardan District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. It is located at 34°14'0N 72°1'0E and has an altitude of 298m (980 feet).

Located at 34.2333, 72.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Jalala

Jalala is a village and union council in Mardan District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. It is located at 34°20'8N 71°54'10E and has an altitude of 339m (1115 feet). Jalala is situated about 20 km north from Mardan. The Malakand road leads through the village linking the Swat Valley to Mardan and Peshawar. Jalala is named after two brothers “Jalal Khan and Kamal Khan”. At the time of British Empire, there was a long bazaar, Hindus, Muslims and Sikhs shopkeepers were living side by side.

Located at 34.3356, 71.9028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Saro Shah

Saro Shah or Saro is a town and union council in Mardan District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa[Saro Shah is about 5 km from Takht Bhai (or Takht Bahi) which is a Buddhist monastic complex dating to the 1st century BCE. ... The ruins are located about 15 kilometers from Mardan in Pakistan]. It is located at 34°14'9N 71°54'30E and has an altitude of 316 metres (1040 feet).

Located at 34.2358, 71.9083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Mardan District, Populated places in Mardan District

Baghdada

Baghdada is a town of Mardan District in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It is on two important roads, one leading to Swabi and the other to Swat and Chitral.

Located at 34.2092, 72.0356 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mardan District

Jamal Garhi

Jamal Garhai is situated at 13 kilometers from Mardan city. It is situated in the middle of Takhtbai and Shahbaz Garha at an equal distance of 12 kilometers from each side. This site is funded by Government of Japan and to some extent by UNESCO. The team of experts from Japan and Pakistan work together on this site. A company Sappers and Miners explored this site first. In 1836 Sikh General made it Gandaparas. This site was explored in 1876 first and later on in 1910-1911 excavation was done.

Located at 34.3167, 72.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mardan District


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mardan, Mardān, مردان, Mardanas, Мардан, 馬爾丹