Friends Colony
District of Rawalpindi
in Punjab, Pakistan

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
33.601 and 73.068 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 33° 36' 2" and E 73° 4' 4"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - PKR
Spoken languages:
Urdu, English, Panjabi, Sindhi, Pushto
Local electricity:
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
Local Time: 10:53 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
1:57 am and 4:15 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: 4,0 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: 2020-06-05 07:22:31

Delve into Friends Colony

The district Friends Colony of Rawalpindi in Punjab is a district located in Pakistan a little south of Islamabad, the country's capital town.

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Local weather forecast

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

Morning Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 94 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Saturday, 6th of June 2020

31°C (87 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Sunday, 7th of June 2020

32°C (89 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 8th of June 2020

36°C (96 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Light rain, calm, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Pearl Continental Rawalpindi

Address
1,1 mi
The Mall Road
46000 Rawalpindi
Pakistan

Time Information

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


AVARI XPRESS SCHOOL ROAD RESIDENCE

Address
5,7 mi
H-20,STREET NO-26, SECTOR F-6/2
44000 ISLAMABAD
Pakistan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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Published: November 30, 2011
Length: 53:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: February 22, 2013
Length: 10:11 min
Rating: 4 of 5
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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.

Benazir Bhutto International Airport

Benazir Bhutto International Airport is the third-largest airport in Pakistan, serving the capital Islamabad and its twin city Rawalpindi in the province of Punjab. Previously known as the Islamabad International Airport, it was renamed after the late Pakistani leader Benazir Bhutto by the then Prime Minister of Pakistan, Yusuf Raza Gillani on 21 June 2008. The airport is actually located outside of Islamabad, in the area of Chaklala, Rawalpindi.

Located at 33.6164, 73.0992 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Pakistan, Transport in Islamabad, Rawalpindi District

Golra Sharif

Golra Sharif is a town situated near the Margalla Hills, in the Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan, at about 520 m above sea level, 17 km from the ancient city of Taxila. The shrine in Golra Sharif has a lot of importance for the people of the Pothohar Plateau and yearly anniversary of the Pir Meher Ali Shah (RA) is attended by thousands every year to pay their regards. Golra Sharif is a shrine of the Sufi Mystic Pir Meher Ali Shah in Islamabad, Pakistan.

Located at 33.694, 72.9775 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Union councils of Islamabad Capital Territory, Monuments and memorials in Pakistan, Sufi shrines in Pakistan, Ziyarat, Islamabad

Bilal Colony

Bilal Colony is one of the neighbourhoods of Korangi Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. There are several ethnic groups including Muhajirs, Rohingyas, Punjabis, Sindhis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras Ismailis, etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim.

Located at 33.65, 73.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods of Karachi, Korangi Town

Allama Iqbal Colony

Allama Iqbal Colony is one of the neighbourhoods of Lyari Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. This neighbourhood is named after Allama Iqbal the national poet of Pakistan. There are several ethnic groups including Muhajirs, Sindhis, Punjabis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras Ismailis, etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim. The population of Lyari Town is estimated to be nearly one million.

Located at 33.5833, 73.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods of Karachi, Lyari Town

International Islamic University, Islamabad

The International Islamic University, Islamabad is a seat of Islamic learning in Pakistan. The foundation of the International Islamic University, Islamabad was laid on November 11, 1980. The raison d'être of this university was the desire to produce scholars and practitioners, imbued with Islamic learning, and capable of meeting the needs of the Muslim Ummah. The university was reconstituted as the International Islamic University, Islamabad with the promulgation of Ordinance No. xxx of 1985.

Located at 33.6567, 73.0248 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
International Islamic University, Islamabad, Universities and colleges in Islamabad, Educational institutions established in 1980, Educational institutions established in 1985, Islamic universities and colleges in Pakistan

Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium

Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium is the only international standard cricket stadium in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. This stadium has recently been expanded to cater for the ever increasing number of spectators for the game. With the increase in capacity, it can now hold around 25,000 spectators. The stadium hosted its first Test match in 1993.

Located at 33.6515, 73.0761 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Test cricket grounds in Pakistan, Stadiums in Pakistan, Cricket grounds in Pakistan, 1992 establishments in Pakistan

Gawalmandi

Gawalmandi is an iconic town located in the central part of Lahore. It is regarded as the cultural centre of Lahore. The famous Food Street of Lahore is located here.

Located at 33.6, 73.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Lahore District, Towns in Lahore

Dhamial Army Airbase

Dhamial Army Airbase is an Pakistan Army airbase and is located just south of Rawalpindi, Rawalpindi District, Pakistan. Dhaimal is main Base of Pakistan Army aviation.

Located at 33.5603, 73.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Pakistan, Military facilities of the Pakistan Army

Pindi Club Ground

Pindi Club Ground is a multi-use stadium in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. It is currently used mostly for cricket matches. The stadium holds 15,000 people and hosted its first and only Test Match in 1965.

Located at 33.5914, 73.0521 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Stadiums in Pakistan, Test cricket grounds in Pakistan, Cricket grounds in Pakistan

College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering

The College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering or (CEME) is the largest constituent college of the National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan.

Located at 33.6, 73.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Pakistan, Engineering universities in Pakistan, Military academies of Pakistan, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan

St Mary's Cambridge School

St Mary's Cambridge School is a high school situated on Murree Road in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

Located at 33.6092, 73.0658 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Pakistan, Boys' schools in Pakistan, Schools in Rawalpindi, Roman Catholic Church in Pakistan

Rawalpindi railway station

The Rawalpindi Railway Station is located in the city of Rawalpindi in Punjab Province, Pakistan.

Located at 33.6036, 73.0483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in Rawalpindi District, Railway stations opened in 1881

Assassination of Benazir Bhutto

The assassination of Benazir Bhutto occurred on 27 December 2007 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Bhutto, twice Prime Minister of Pakistan (1988–1990; 1993–1996) and then-leader of the opposition Pakistan Peoples Party, had been campaigning ahead of elections scheduled for January 2008. Shots were fired at her after a political rally at Liaquat National Bagh, and a suicide bomb was detonated immediately following the shooting. She was declared dead at 18:16 local time, at Rawalpindi General Hospital.

Located at 33.6073, 73.0633 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2007 in Pakistan, Assassinations, Benazir Bhutto, Asif Ali Zardari, Pakistani commissions and inquiries, Taliban, Terrorist incidents in Pakistan in 2007, Improvised explosive device bombings in Pakistan, Mass murder in 2007, Political history of Pakistan, Filmed assassinations, Unsolved murders in Pakistan

Liaquat National Bagh

Liaquat National Bagh (Park), usually just referred to as Liaquat Bagh, is a famous park on Murree Road in the city of Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan. Two Prime Ministers of Pakistan have been assassinated in this park. The park was formerly known as Municipal Park, but was renamed "Liaquat National Bagh (Park)" after the assassination of Liaquat Ali Khan in 1951. It is known as a place for political gatherings and for speeches.

Located at 33.6062, 73.0644 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Pakistan, Rawalpindi District, Liaquat Ali Khan

Rawalpindi General Hospital

Rawalpindi General Hospital, Murree Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, is a major teaching hospital offering the basic specialities as well as psychiatry, orthopaedics, urology and cardiology. It is associated with Rawalpindi Medical College. It is the place where Benazir Bhutto died on 27 December 2007. RGH is affiliated with Rawalpindi Medical College.

Located at 33.6278, 73.0722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Pakistan, Hospitals with year of establishment missing

Army Stadium, Rawalpindi

Army Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. It is the home of the Pakistan Army FC. It is also made use by the Pakistan Army for train purposes. The stadium has a capacity of 7,000.

Located at 33.5896, 73.0543 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Pakistan, Multi-purpose stadiums in Pakistan

Aliabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Aliabad (formerly Pichh Bhannah) is a village in the Bakot union council of the Abbottabad District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

Located at 33.6167, 73 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Abbottabad District

AFIP Rawalpindi

Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP), Rawalpindi is a premier reference diagnostic laboratory of the Pakistan Armed Forces. It is situated near Combined Military Hospital Rawalpindi.

Located at 33.5803, 73.0458 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rawalpindi District, Military medical facilities in Pakistan

Mughalabad

Mughalabad is a village and union council of Jhelum District in the Punjab Province of Pakistan. It is part of Jhelum Tehsil.

Located at 33.5833, 73.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Union councils of Jhelum District, Populated places in Jhelum District

Awan Town

Awan Town is a housing society in Lahore, Pakistan. It is an approved housing society by Lahore Development Authority. It is located on Multan Road, opposite to Allama Iqbal Town and next to Hassan Town. It is divided into several blocks, mainly Rizwan Block and Madina Block. Other blocks are Kausar Block, Qutab Block, Ali Block, Jinnah Block and Ahmad Block. There are around 1000 houses in Awan Town. Most people belong to upper-middle-class families.

Located at 33.6167, 72.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in Lahore, Populated places in Lahore District

International Grammar School & College

The International Grammar School & College (IGSC)] is a high school in Islamabad, Pakistan, first established in 1982. Located in the F-11 sector of Islamabad, the purpose-built campus covers 2½ acres of land. The school offers courses at the Montessori level and was the first institute in Islamabad to offer A-level courses.

Located at 33.6824, 72.9959 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
High schools in Pakistan, Schools in Islamabad, Montessori schools in Pakistan

December 2009 Rawalpindi attack

The December 2009 Rawalpindi attack in Rawalpindi, Pakistan was a terrorist attack on a mosque during Friday prayers on 4 December 2009. The mosque is located near the Pakistan Army's headquarters in Rawalpindi, is surrounded by military houses and is frequented by retired and serving officers.

Located at 33.5989, 73.0358 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mass murder in 2009, Terrorist incidents in Pakistan in 2009, Rawalpindi District, Suicide bombings in Pakistan, Spree shootings in Pakistan, Massacres in places of worship, Terrorist attacks on places of worship

Golra Sharif Railway Museum

Golra Sharif Railway Museum, also known as Pakistan Railways Heritage Museum, is a railway museum located in the Sector E-11 of Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan. It is a junction station in Rawalpindi Division of the Pakistan Railways, located at 1,994 feet above sea level, in the southeast of the Margalla Hills and east of the cradle of Gandhara civilization, the ancient city of Taxila.

Located at 33.6706, 72.9476 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Pakistan, 2003 establishments in Pakistan, Rail transport in Pakistan

Jinnah Park

Jinnah Park is a well-known park in the city of Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan. The park is located on the Jail Road and houses a McDonald's franchisee and Cinepax exhibition centre. It also has a dedicated play area, lawns, fountains, flower beds and a jogging track stretched across the boundary wall. The park contains many good restaurants such as McDonald's papa salis and Diva restaurent. There are few cricket pitches and big COMSO cash and carry store. so the park is blend of many things.

Located at 33.5844, 73.0735 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Pakistan, Rawalpindi District

Fazaia Intermediate College, Nur Khan

Fazaia Intermediate College, Chaklala(formerly PAF Intermediate College, Chaklala) is one of the 27 educational institutions being operated by Pakistan Air Force. It is located at Chaklala base in Rawalpindi District, Punjab, Pakistan. The College is affiliated with Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education.

Located at 33.6091, 73.0845 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Pakistan

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Friends Colony