Saidu Sharif
in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.747 and 72.356 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 44' 47" and E 72° 21' 20"
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: 08:22 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:14 am and 7:19 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Current travel safety evaluation for Pakistan in Southern Asia

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: 2024-07-23 08:23:02

Delve into Saidu Sharif

Saidu Sharif in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is located in Pakistan about 81 mi (or 130 km) north-west of Islamabad, the country's capital town.

Current time in Saidu Sharif is now 08:22 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Saidu Sharif, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Pakistan is Saidu Sharif Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 7 km), North. 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 38 mi (or 60 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: Daggar, Alpurai, Malakand, Timargara and Mardan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 18%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1000 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 14% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, 24th of July 2024

34°C (92 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 25th of July 2024

33°C (92 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Friday, 26th of July 2024

33°C (92 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,4 mi
19200 Saidu Sharif

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Eid-ul-azha qurbani of a big buffalo (2009) عیدالاضحٰی قربانی

Published: March 23, 2010
Length: 13:45 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Muhammad Rashid

Eid-ul-azha ki qurbani mein raja abad mein aik bhare bhens ki qurbani ki video.

how to make a palm tree

Published: April 02, 2011
Length: 54:09 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Corey G

AK-47 in Mingora swat.

Published: May 02, 2012
Length: 34:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: hamzakhan120

Action essentials 2.

Kalam glacier and mahodand lake

Published: February 08, 2018
Length: 37:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: mahboob rahman

Fun times with friends.

Kalam Forest visit today kpk Northern area's of pakistan.

Published: February 27, 2018
Length: 24:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pk Tour Planner

Trip with us in pakistan we make your trip.

Kalam Valley ushu gleasheir today snow fall kpk swat Pakistan.

Published: February 27, 2018
Length: 30:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pk Tour Planner

Today road block swat kalam Mohdand lake road.

سوات مینگورہ میں بیگم کلثوم نواز کی غائیبانہ نمازی جنازہ

Published: September 15, 2018
Length: 48:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Swat TV

سوات مینگورہ میں بیگم کلثوم نواز کی غائیبانہ نمازی جنازہ.

New cage of kabootar

Published: October 03, 2018
Length: 05:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Abrar Ali


Kalam Valley, Swat (Pakistan) | Short Movie - ShortLifeStudios

Published: July 22, 2018
Length: 47:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Omer Irfan

A small collection of videos & photos during a trip to Swat Valley. Places visited during this trip were Kalam, Ushu, Chashme Shifa, Mahodand Lake, Lake Saif ...

Swat motorway new video 30 september 2018 ❤️❤️

Published: October 01, 2018
Length: 36:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nisar Khan

Swat motorway new video 30 september 2018 ❤ ❤ in this video about swat motorway project you can see all the important details, construction companies, ...

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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.

Swat District

Swat is a valley and an administrative district in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. It is the upper valley of the Swat River, which rises in the Hindu Kush range. The capital of Swat is Saidu Sharif, but the main town in the Swat valley is Mingora. It was a princely state in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa until it was dissolved in 1969. The valley is almost entirely populated by ethnic Pashtun. The language spoken in the valley is Pashto/Pakhto.

Located at 34.7828, 72.3619 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hill stations in Pakistan, Swat District, Valleys of Pakistan, Indus basin, Pre-Islamic heritage of Pakistan, Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Mingora (also spelled Mingawara or Mangora or Mingaora) is the largest city in Swat District, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at an altitude of 984 metres and lies on the banks of River Swat about 2 kilometres from Saidu Sharif, the present capital of Swat. As of 1998, the population of Mingora was about 175,000. The city was once a major tourist destination and was described by Queen Elizabeth as the "Switzerland" of the former Empire.

Located at 34.7833, 72.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Swat District

Butkara Stupa

The Butkara Stupa is an important Buddhist stupa in the area of Swat, Pakistan. It may have been built by the Mauryan emperor Ashoka, but it is generally dated slightly later to the 2nd century BCE. The stupa was enlarged on five occasions during the following centuries, every time by building over, and encapsulating, the previous structure.

Located at 34.7658, 72.3678 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Pakistan, History of Pakistan, History of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Buddhism in Pakistan, Pre-Islamic heritage of Pakistan, Stupas, Stupas in Pakistan, Ancient Greeks in Asia

Loe Banr

Loe Banr, also spelt Loebanr, is a village in Swat District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. It is located at 34°44'50N 72°23'30E with an altitude of 1085 metres (3562 feet). Italian archaeologists have unearthed ancient tombs and other things in the area.

Located at 34.7472, 72.3917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Swat District

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Saidu Sharif.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Saidu Sharif.

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Saidu Sharif, Saidu, Saidu Sharīf