in Punjab, Pakistan
- Alama Iqbal International Airport (28 mi)
- Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport, Amritsar (48 mi)
- Sialkot Airport (61 mi)
- Gujrat Airport (62 mi)
- Faisalabad International Airport (63 mi)
- Jammu Airport (84 mi)
- Sahiwal Airport (94 mi)
- Mangla Airport (94 mi)
- Benazir Bhutto International Airport (141 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 31.713 and 73.978 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 31° 42' 47" and E 73° 58' 41"
- 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: 10:44 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Karachi
- UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:43 am and 5:52 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
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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: 2019-02-18 09:03:10
Sheikhupura in Punjab with it's 361,303 inhabitants is a city in Pakistan about 149 mi (or 240 km) south of Islamabad, the country's capital.
Local time in Sheikhupura is now 10:44 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Sheikhupura, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Pakistan is Alama Iqbal International Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 46 km), South-East. 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 Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), South-East.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lahore, Hafizabad, Gujranwala, Kasur and Gujrat. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Shaikhupur District, is a district of Punjab province, Pakistan. Shaikhupur is the headquarters of Shaikhupur District. According to the 1998 census of Pakistan, the district had a population of 3,321,029 of which 25.45% were urban.
Lalke is a village in Hafizabad District, Punjab, Pakistan. The complete name of this village is Lalke Dhiranke Tarar. It is located at 31° 48' 46N 73° 50' 19E and lies to the north of Hafizabad some 11 km away.
Hiran Minar; Urdu: ہرن مینار (Minaret of Antelope) is set in peaceful environs near Lahore in Sheikhupura, Pakistan. It was constructed by Emperor Jahangir as a monument to Mansraj, one of his pet deer. The structure consists of a large, almost-square water tank with an octagonal pavilion in its center, built during the reign of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan; a causeway with its own gateway connects the pavilion with the mainland and a 100-foot -high minar, or minaret.
Sheikhupura Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Sheikhupura, Pakistan. It is currently used mostly for cricket matches. The stadium holds 15,000 people and hosted its first test match in 1996, when Pakistan played Zimbabwe there. This was followed by another test a year later between Pakistan and South Africa. Sheikhupura Stadium has hosted two one-day internationals so far, both between Pakistan and Zimbabwe, both teams winning a match.
Warburton, Punjab, Pakistan
Warburton is a mid-sized town in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is about 15 kilometres north of Nankana Sahib and 30 km southeast of Sheikhupura. The town was named by or after John Paul Warburton (1840-1919), a high ranking police officer of the Raj period. The Warburtons were a prominent Anglo-Indian family but John Paul was adopted, originally being called Jan Dad Khan. ">http://www. royalark. net/Afghanistan/warburto. htm).
Jandiala Sher Khan
Jandiala Sherkhan, or Jandiala Sher Khan, is a town of Shaikhupur District in the Punjab province of Pakistan. It is part Shaikhupur Tehsil. and is located at 31°49'15N 73°55'10E. The town is notable for being the birthplace of famous poet Waris Shah, known as the Punjabi Shakespeare, and contains his Mausoleum.
Farooqabad, earlier known as Chuharkana is a city in Sheikhupura District, Punjab, Pakistan. It is situated 60 km west of Lahore on Sargodha road.
Chand Bagh School
Chand Bagh School is an independent boarding school for boys at Muridke in Pakistan, approximately 40 km north of Lahore. The school is for countries most privileged families. The school opened in September 1998, having been conceived as a Pakistani version of The Doon School of undivided India. The name "Chand Bagh" refers to the Doon School's estate at Dehradun, India.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Qila Sheikhupura, Sheikhupura, Shekhūpura, Shekhupura, شیخوپوره، پاکستان, ਸ਼ੇਖ਼ੂਪੁਰਾ, Śekhupura, شیخوپورا, شيخوپوره, Шекхупура, Шеикхупура, சேய்க்குப்புரா, شیخوپورہ, Sheikhu Pura, 謝胡布爾