Karachi
in Karāchi District of Sindh, Pakistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
24.861 and 67.010 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 24° 51' 38" and E 67° 0' 37"
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: 01:16 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:42 am and 7:23 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.152 and -109.439 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Piko
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: 2019-06-17 07:23:54

Discover Karachi

Karachi in Karāchi District (Sindh) with it's 11,624,219 citizens is a city in Pakistan about 712 mi (or 1,145 km) south-west of Islamabad, the country's capital city.

Local time in Karachi is now 01:16 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Karachi. The closest airport in Pakistan is Jinnah International Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta in a distance of 56 mi (or 90 km), East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Thatta, Uthal, Jamshoro, Hyderabad and Tando Muhammad Khan. 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: 35°C / 95 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 999.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 18th of June 2019

34°C (93 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 19th of June 2019

35°C (95 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

33°C (91 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Avari Towers Karachi

Address
1,5 mi
243-244 FATIMA JINNAH ROAD
75530 Karachi
Pakistan

Time Information

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


MOVENPICK HOTEL KARACHI

Address
1,4 mi
CLUB ROAD PO BOX 3918
75530 Karachi
Pakistan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Karachi Marriott Hotel

Address
1,7 mi
9 Abdullah Haroon Road
10444 Karachi
Pakistan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEACH LUXURY KARACHI

Address
1,3 mi
M.T. KHAN ROAD
74000 Karachi City G.P.O.,Karachi
Pakistan

Time Information

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


RAMADA PLAZA KARACHI HOTEL

Address
2,5 mi
STAR AVENUE
75530 Karachi
Pakistan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

Repent Therefor the Kingdom of God at Hand,

Published: January 18, 2015
Length: 56:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Evangelist Naqash Abbas

This video was taking in Karachi City in the meeting of Bethesda There Evangelist Naqash Abbas Preaching about Repent and Believe in Jesus Christ, Publish by The Way of Christ World Evangelical...


AFWAH - Shadows Among Us Official Teaser

Published: June 03, 2014
Length: 08:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Arsalan Majid

A story revolving around modern day media and the chaos that follows in its wake. Watch the full movie here: https://vimeo.com/97163059 OR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DN-ttIHvRE0...


PAF Museum, Karachi

Published: September 07, 2014
Length: 58:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sightsandsoundsofpak

PAF Museum, Karachi is an Air Force museum and park situated near Karsaz Flyover on Shahra-e-Faisal in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. A majority of the aircraft, weapons and radar are displayed...


Ye Hai Data Ka Pakistan | Owais Raza Qadri

Published: May 06, 2014
Length: 54:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Muhammad Owais Raza Qadri

Mehfil-e-Millad-e-Mustafa at Liaqatabad Town, Karachi on 25 May 2013. Mehfil Organize by Syed Hammad Ahmed. Alhaj Owais Raza Qadri Reciting Kalam 'Ye Hai Data Ka Pakistan'.


DJI Phantom 2 Karachi + GoPro Hero 3+

Published: August 12, 2014
Length: 51:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hassan Naqvi

My first flight, shoot, gimbal test, underwater shots and edit…video scaled down.


Kafi Hai Ye Samajny Ko Rutba Hussain a.s Ka By Mir Hassan Mir

Published: June 03, 2014
Length: 14:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mukhtar Raza

Mir Hassan Mir Receited New Manqabat At IRC Imam Bargha on Shab-e-Willadat Mola Hussain a.s 3rd June 2014.


University Road- Civic Centre- NIPA -Gulshan Iqbal Karachi

Published: May 09, 2010
Length: 54:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Syed T. Qadri

A beautiful view of University Road- Civic Centre- NIPA -Gulshan Iqbal Karachi.


How Long is a Second| 60fps Re-Upload | Learn Little Bit More

Published: November 03, 2014
Length: 17:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Learn...Little Bit More

On 30th October youtube announced support for 60fps, so I thought to re-upload my last video in 60fps... just for fun. All My future uploads will be in HD 60...


Ultra Wizzit In Pakistan Karachi call 03217639135

Published: October 05, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: naeem raja

its the revolutionary new “Ultra Wizzit”, it's quicker, easier, and gentler than ever to remove unwanted hair from face, legs and sensitive bikini areas. Sim...


As subhu bada' min tala'atihi wal laylu dajaa min wafaratihi

Published: July 13, 2014
Length: 00:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Syed T. Qadri

as subhu bada' min this is a poem written by Hasan ibn Thabit, a companion of Prophet Muhammad (sa) as subhu bada' min tala'atihi wal laylu dajaa min wafaratihi allahu allahu allahu allah...


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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.

2002 Karachi bus bombing

The 2002 Karachi bus bombing was one of a series of deadly strikes on Westerners in Pakistan in 2002.

Located at 24.86, 67.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2002 in Pakistan, Mass murder in 2002, Suicide car and truck bombings in Pakistan, France–Pakistan relations, Terrorist incidents in 2002

Wazir Mansion

Wazir Mansion or official Quaid-i-Azam Birthplace Museum was a family home in Karachi, Pakistan which is considered the birthplace of the country's founder, Muhammad Ali Jinnah.

Located at 24.8508, 66.9975 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Karachi, Karachi, Heritage sites in Karachi, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Museums in Pakistan, Houses in Pakistan, Biographical museums in Pakistan

Saddar

Saddar is one of the neighbourhoods of Saddar Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. Saddar is the central business district of Karachi. 'Saddar' generally means 'centre' (of the town) and also 'head' (of State or organization). Empress Market in Saddar is the central shopping area of Karachi. Karachi's central bus station is also located in Saddar, thus connecting it with other areas of Karachi.

Located at 24.8611, 67.0281 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods of Karachi, Central business districts in Pakistan, Saddar Town

Nawabad

Nawabad or Nayaabad or Naya abad is one of the neighbourhoods of Lyari Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. There are several ethnic groups in Nawabad 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 24.8667, 67 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods of Karachi, Lyari Town

Chakiwara

Chakiwara is one of the neighbourhoods of Lyari Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. The area gets its name from the Chakee, a community of Gujarati Muslims. The district is home mainly to the Chakee, and other Gujarati Muslims such as the Ghanchi, Chhipa and Memon. There are also small groups of Muhajirs, Pakhtuns, and Balochis. Over 99% of the population is Muslim. The population of Lyari Town is estimated to be nearly one million.

Located at 24.8667, 67 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods of Karachi, Lyari Town

Karachi Zoo

Karachi Zoo also known as Karachi Zoological Garden is located on Nishter Road and Sir Agha Khan III Road in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. It is the oldest zoo in the country after Lahore Zoo.

Located at 24.8762, 67.0232 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Zoos in Pakistan, Parks in Karachi

Merewether Clock Tower

Merewether Clock Tower or Merewether Tower is located in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.

Located at 24.8489, 66.9974 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Karachi, Clock towers in Pakistan, Buildings and structures in Karachi, Towers in Karachi

Provincial Assembly of Sindh

The Provincial Assembly of the Sindh is a unicameral house of elected representatives of people of Sindh established under Article 106 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Under this article, the total number of seats for the Assembly through direct vote is 168, of which 30 seats are reserved for women and 8 seats for non-Muslims.

Located at 24.8544, 67.02 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Government of Pakistan, Government of Sindh, Provincial Assemblies of Pakistan, Unicameral legislatures

Karachi Municipal Corporation Building

The Karachi Municipal Corporation (KMC) Building is one of the many historic buildings located at M. A. Jinnah road and has evolved an iconic status as one of the landmark structures of Karachi. The foundation stone for the KMC Building was laid in 1927, construction was completed in 1930, followed by the inauguration in 1932. On January 7, 2007, City District Government of Karachi decided to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Building.

Located at 24.86, 67.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
City and town halls in Pakistan, Karachi, History of Sindh, Buildings and structures in Karachi

Peoples Football Stadium

The Peoples Football Stadium, is located near Port Grand, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. It is owned by the City District Government of Karachi. It has a capacity of over 40,000. The stadium was built in 1988, and opened on 9 December 1995. It covers an area of 10 acres . In 1999, when Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto came into power, new floodlights imported from France worth PKR 30.7 million were installed, to enable evening matches to take place.

Located at 24.8586, 66.9883 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football venues in Pakistan, Stadiums in Karachi

Lady Dufferin Hospital

Lady Dufferin Hospital is located in Karachi, Sindh, and it is the largest women's hospital in Pakistan. The hospital, which was completed in 1898, was named after the British peeress Lady Dufferin. Benazir Bhutto, the former Prime Minister of Pakistan, gave birth to a girl in the hospital in 1990.

Located at 24.8583, 67.0078 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Karachi, Hospitals established in 1898, 1898 establishments in India

CDGK Stadium

City District Government of Karachi Stadium or CDGK Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Karachi, Pakistan with a capacity of 6,000. It is used mostly for football games and belongs to the Karachi Municipal Corporation.

Located at 24.8508, 66.9914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Pakistan, Stadiums in Karachi, Multi-purpose stadiums in Pakistan

Golimar

Golimar is one of the neighbourhoods of S.I.T.E. Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. The name of the Golimar has been changed to Gulbahar There are several ethnic groups in Golimar including Muhajirs, Punjabis, Sindhis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras Ismailis, Chitralis etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim. The population of S.I.T.E. Town is estimated to be nearly one million.

Located at 24.8833, 67.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods of Karachi

Usmanabad

Usmanabad or Osmanabad is one of the neighbourhoods of Lyari Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. There are several ethnic groups in Usmanabad 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 24.8667, 67.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods of Karachi

AKD Tower

AKD Tower or Abdul Karim Dhedhi Tower is a proposed office building to be located in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. The AKD Tower will be the headquarters for AKD Group, one of Pakistan's leading financial services companies. AKD Tower at 155 meters will be the tallest building in Pakistan and one of the tallest buildings in South Asia. AKD Tower will be the tallest building in Pakistan until the 593 meter tall high Port Tower Complex is completed.

Located at 24.8497, 67.0119 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towers in Karachi, Skyscrapers in Karachi

Holy Family Hospital, Karachi

Holy Family Hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, was founded in 1948 by the Medical Mission Sisters, a Roman Catholic religious order for women based in Philadelphia, USA. This was at a time when very few health care facilities existed in Pakistan. The founder of the Medical Mission Sisters, Doctor Anna Dengel arrived in 1920 in Rawalpindi to work as a mission doctor at the 16-bed St. Catherine's Hospital. Three of these Sisters worked together from 1967 to 2009 at the Hospital.

Located at 24.8667, 67.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic Church in Pakistan, Nursing schools in Pakistan, Hospitals in Karachi, Hospitals established in 1948, 1948 establishments in Pakistan

2009 Karachi floods

The 2009 Karachi floods in Pakistan's financial centre, Karachi, have killed at least 26 people. The death toll is expected to rise, and more than 150 people have been injured in a series of related incidents. The floods are the result of the heaviest rains in the region in thirty years. Hundreds of homes were also damaged. Those killed either drowned, were electrocuted or died under collapsing roofs.

Located at 24.86, 67.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2009 in Pakistan, Floods in Pakistan, 2009 floods

Denso Hall

Denso Hall is located in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. Denso Hall Library is located at the corner of Mohammad Ali Jinnah Road and Murad Khan Road in Saddar Town.

Located at 24.853, 67.0041 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Library buildings completed in 1886, Libraries in Karachi, Buildings and structures in Karachi, Heritage sites in Karachi

Karachi City railway station

Karachi City (formerly McLeod station) is the first and the oldest railway station in Pakistan. It is commonly called "City station" or "City railway station" in Karachi. It is situated near Habib Bank Plaza on I. I. Chundrigar Road in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. This railway is the Head Office of Karachi Division of Pakistan Railways. After the construction of Karachi Cantt railway station, major passenger trains and traffic shifted to there.

Located at 24.8482, 67.0064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in Karachi, Railway stations opened in 1864

Empress Market

The Empress Market is a famous marketplace situated in the Saddar Town locality of Karachi, Pakistan. The market traces its origins to the British Raj era, when it was first constructed. Today, it is amongst the most popular and busy places for shopping in Karachi and reflects as one of the few historical spots of the city. Commodities sold in the Empress Market range from condiments, fruit, vegetables and meat to stationary material, textiles and pet shops.

Located at 24.8625, 67.0294 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Retail markets in Karachi, Visitor attractions in Karachi, Saddar Town

2010 Karachi Beechcraft 1900 crash

The 2010 Karachi Beechcraft 1900 crash occurred on 5 November 2010, when a Jahangir Siddiqui Air Beechcraft 1900 crashed near Karachi, Pakistan, killing all 21 aboard. The pilot had reported trouble with the engine of the aircraft shortly before the accident. The casualties were burned beyond recognition, making it "impossible to tell if the people were men or women".

Located at 24.86, 67.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in 2010, Aviation accidents and incidents in Pakistan, 2010 in Pakistan, Accidents and incidents involving the Beechcraft 1900

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish, Karachi

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish is part of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Karachi in Pakistan. It is located on Siddiq Wahab Road in an area known as Old Haji Camp. The parish had the distinction of having as its Parish Priest Fr. Liberius Pieterse, who later translated the Bible into Urdu. He became one of the first Parish Priest’s of St. Francis' Church in July 1941 and continued into 1944. During the mid-1950s Fr. Simeon Anthony Pereira was appointed Parish Priest of the parish. Fr.

Located at 24.8669, 67.0069 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic Church in Pakistan, Churches in Pakistan, Churches in Karachi

Karachi South District

Karachi South District is an administrative district of Karachi Division in Sindh, Pakistan. It is located in the southern part of Karachi. Karachi South District is the economic backbone of the country. It has Head Offices of many Corporations, Companies and Banks. Governor House, Chief Minister House, Sindh Assembly, High Court, Embassies and Consulates of different countries and other government offices are also located there.

Located at 24.8605, 67.0261 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Karachi South District

2012 Pakistan garment factory fires

Garment factories in the Pakistani cities of Karachi and Lahore caught fire on 11 September 2012. The fires occurred in a textile factory in the western part of Karachi and in a shoemaking factory in Lahore. The fires are considered to be the most deadly and worst industrial factory fires in Pakistan's history, killing 315 people and seriously injuring more than 250.

Located at 24.86, 67.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2012 in Pakistan, 2012 fires, 2012 industrial disasters, History of Karachi, History of Lahore, Fires in Pakistan, Fire disasters involving barricaded escape routes, Industrial accidents and incidents, Industrial fires

Bagh-e-Quaid-e-Azam

Bagh-e-Quaid-e-Azam (Formerly Polo Ground) is located on Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road and Aiwan-e-Sadar Road in Karachi, Pakistan. The park is spread over of 20 acres and has a football ground, Japanese garden, Children's recreation area, and jogging tracks. A Baradari is also located there.

Located at 24.8494, 67.0232 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Karachi

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Karachi.

Other districts

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

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2019

National Sales Congress 2019
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MEDAGON 2019
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20 Jun
2019

POGEE - Int'l Oil, Gas & Energy Exhibition
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21 Jun
2019

Coffee Tasting Session By Alchemy Coffee
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22 Jun
2019

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01 Jul
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IoBM
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06 Jul
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Essential Selling Skills
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14 Jul
2019

UCL Final
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27 Aug
2019

IFTEC - International Food & Technology Exhibition
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24 Sep
2019

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25 Dec
2019

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21 Mar
2020

ITIF - International Trade & Industrial Machinery Show
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28 Mar
2020

Textile Asia - International Textile & Garment Machinery Show
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