Peshawar
in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.008 and 71.578 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 0' 28" and E 71° 34' 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: 03:26 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:08 am and 5:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
References
This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2019-12-09 07:22:40

Delve into Peshawar

Peshawar in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with it's 1,218,773 habitants is a city located in Pakistan about 86 mi (or 139 km) west of Islamabad, the country's capital town.

Current time in Peshawar is now 03:26 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Peshawar, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Pakistan is Peshawar International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two 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 30 mi (or 49 km), North-East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Charsadda, Nowshera, Kohat, Mardan and Malakand. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 16%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Setting with 0 km/h (0 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 45% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 10th of December 2019

17°C (63 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

17°C (63 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Thursday, 12th of December 2019

16°C (61 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Pearl Continental Peshawar

Address
1,0 mi
Khyber Road
25000 Peshawar
Pakistan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


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Haider Shah Peshawar Zanjir Zani By Rashid (rashad_as@yahoo.com) 28-12-2009 -1

Published: December 28, 2009
Length: 16:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Published: August 03, 2014
Length: 00:11 min
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Published: April 13, 2015
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The first batch of women police in 102 years to fight for the Frontier Constabulary in the traditional northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), trained to fight Taliban militants...


Pashto Naat Umar Hayat Chisti Jashn Eid Milad-un-Nabi Saifi Mehfil 2012

Published: February 26, 2012
Length: 03:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Aamir Farooq

Jashn-e-Eid Milad-un-Nabi 2012. Saifi Mehfil Held at Milad House Gul bahar # 1, Peshawar. on Sunday 19 Feb 2012. Organised by: Hazrat Sarkar Jibreel Amin Noori Saifi Sahib Supervised By:...


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Published: February 26, 2012
Length: 19:27 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Aamir Farooq

Jashn-e-Eid Milad-un-Nabi 2012. Saifi Mehfil Held at Milad House Gul bahar # 1, Peshawar. on Sunday 19 Feb 2012. Organised by: Hazrat Sarkar Jibreel Amin Noori Saifi Sahib Supervised By:...


Pashto Saifi Naat Jashn Eid Milad un Nabi 2013

Published: June 11, 2013
Length: 18:33 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Aamir Farooq

Jashn-e-Eid Milad-un-Nabi 2013. Saifi Mehfil Held at Milad House Gul bahar # 1, Peshawar. on Sunday 10 Feb 2013. Organised by: Hazrat Sarkar Jibreel Amin Noori Saifi Sahib Supervised By:...


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Published: February 11, 2011
Length: 27:20 min
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Published: April 04, 2015
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Published: January 14, 2019
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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.

Lady Reading Hospital

The Lady Reading Hospital is located at Peshawar in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa of Pakistan. It is one of the most important Post Graduate Medical Institute in Pakistan. It is also called loye (big) huspatal (hospital) and Gernali Huspatal. It is named after Lady Reading, the wife of the Viceroy of India, Lord Reading. It is the biggest hospital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province providing tertiary care facilities.

Located at 34.0167, 71.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Pakistan, Peshawar, Hospitals established in 1924, 1924 establishments in India

Bala Hissar, Peshawar

Bala Hissar is one of the most historic places of Peshawar. The word Bala Hissar is from Dari Persian, meaning, “elevated or high fort”. The name was given by the Pashtun King Timur Shah Durrani (1773–1793), who used the fort as the winter capital of the Afghan Durrani Empire, with the summer capital being in Kabul. The Sikh empire who conquered Peshawar in the early 19th century named it Samir Garh in 1834 but the name did not become popular.

Located at 34.0128, 71.5697 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Pakistan, Forts in Pakistan, Peshawar, Sikh places

Arbab Niaz Stadium

Arbab Niaz Stadium is a Test cricket ground in Peshawar, Khyber Pukhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It replaced the Peshawar Club Ground as the home ground for the Peshawar cricket team in 1985. The ground has hosted 17 ODIs since 1984 (including two where no play was possible), and seven Test matches since 1995, most recently in 2003. The ground has a seating capacity of 20,000.

Located at 34.0216, 71.5784 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Test cricket grounds in Pakistan, Peshawar, Stadiums in Pakistan, Cricket grounds in Pakistan

Mohabbat Khan Mosque

The Mahabat Khan Mosque is a 17th century mosque in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It is named after the Mughal governor of Peshawar Nawab Mahabat Khan who served under Emperors Shah Jehan and Aurangzeb and who was the grandson of Nawab Dadan Khan (who had been governor of Lahore). The name of the Masjid and the governor who built is consistently mispronounced as 'Muhabbat Khan' ('Love Khan') by the public instead of 'Mahabat Khan' ('Awe-inspiring Khan'). The Mosque was built in 1630.

Located at 34.0167, 71.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mosques in Peshawar, Peshawar, Mughal architecture, Islamic architecture

Kanishka stupa

The Kanishka stupa was a monumental stupa established by the Kushan king Kanishka during the 2nd century CE in today's Shah-ji-Dheri on the outskirts of Peshawar, Pakistan. The stupa was described by Chinese pilgrims in the 7th century as the tallest stupa in all India. Archaeologists have examined the remains of the structure and determined that it had a diameter of 286 feet.

Located at 33.9992, 71.5919 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Stupas, Stupas in Pakistan, Buddhism in Pakistan, Kushan Empire, Peshawar

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly (formerly NWFP) is the unicameral legislative body of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan. It was established under Article 106 of the Constitution of the Pakistan. The assembly has 124 elected members, 99 regular seats, 22 seats reserved for women and 3 seats for Non-Muslims.

Located at 34.0139, 71.5658 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Government of Pakistan, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Provincial Assemblies of Pakistan, Unicameral legislatures

28 October 2009 Peshawar bombing

The 28 October 2009 Peshawar bombing occurred in Peshawar, Pakistan, when a car bomb was detonated in a Mina Bazar (Market for women and children) of the city. The bomb killed 137 people and injured more than 200 others, making it the deadliest attack in Peshawar's history. Pakistani government officials believe the Taliban to be responsible, but both Taliban and Al-Qaeda sources have denied involvement in the attack. The incident drew harsh international criticism.

Located at 34.0087, 71.5756 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Terrorist incidents in Pakistan in 2009, Car and truck bombings in Pakistan, Attacks on marketplaces, Mass murder in 2009

Faqeerabad, Peshawar

Faqeerabad (commonly known as Faqirabad) is a neighbourhood of New Peshawar, Pakistan. It used to be a posh neighbourhood, but following an influx of Afghan refuges and Internally Displaced People (IDP), the area lost its charm and now resembles old Peshawar. Faqeerabad (Faqirabad) consists of Zaryab Colony, Afghan colony, Ashrafia Colony, Shakirabad, Zaheerabad and Shahi Bagh.

Located at 34.0196, 71.5835 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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