in Sindh, Pakistan
- Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro (Unesco heritage, 53 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 27.956 and 68.638 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 27° 57' 20" and E 68° 38' 17"
- 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: 08:44 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Karachi
- UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:59 am and 6:19 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.152 and -109.439 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Piko
- This place on Wikipedia
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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
Delve into Shikarpur
Shikarpur in Sindh with it's 156,901 habitants is a town located in Pakistan about 476 mi (or 767 km) south-west of Islamabad, the country's capital town.
Time in Shikarpur is now 08:44 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Shikarpur. The closest airport in Pakistan is Shikapur Airport in a distance of 0 mi (or 1 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro in a distance of 53 mi (or 85 km), South-West.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sukkur, Jacobabad, Khairpur, Dera Allahyar and Larkana. 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
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.
Shikarpur district,, is a district in the Sindh province of Pakistan. The city of Shikarpur is the capital. It is spread over an area of 2,512 km, according to the 1998 census of Pakistan it had a population of 880,438 of which 23.51% were urban. Before the rule of Britishers, Sindh has three major districts, on the top Hyderabad was furnished and at the second number largest and populous, developed and rich was Shikarpur district and on the third number Karachi was the developed and famous.
Qambar, also known as Kambar and Kambar Khan, is the capital of Qamber Shahdadkot District, Sindh, Pakistan.
Pano Akil Cantonment
Pano Aqil Cantonment is a Cantonment in Pano Aqil, Sindh, Pakistan. Is located 40km from Sukkur.
Garhi Yasin, Sindhi ڳڙهي ياسين is a town and taluka of Shikarpur District, Sindh, Pakistan. One of the four talukas (sub-districts) of Shikarpur, Garhi Yasin is of great political and historical significance to Pakistan. On 1 June 1977 the old Shikarpur subdivision, consisting of the two talukas of Shikarpur and Garhiyasin, was separated from Sukkur District, and a new District Shikarpur was created and attached to Larkana Division.
The Kehar (کیهر) are a clan of Indian origin, claiming descent from Rajput tribes. Kehar means a Great Lion of God or Warrior of God. They migrated regionally from Iran to Northern Sindh and nowadays they are residing within district Larkana, Shikarpur, Jacobabad, and Pir go Goth Khairpur Sindh. Kehar is a sub-tribe of the Abro tribe. The Kehar clan, like the Bhatis, are a group of people and a caste originating from Sindh Province and Rajasthan in the Indian subcontinent.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Shikarpur.
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