'I seek to lead a democratic Pakistan which is free from the yoke of military dictatorship and that will cease to be a haven, the very petri dish of international terrorismâ€ these words were said by the former prime minister of Pakistan and a great politician â€“ Benazir Bhutto.
The Kind of all Hill Stations
This beautiful city among the mountains is an exurb of the capital city of Pakistan â€“ Islamabad. It is one of the biggest tourist attractions of the country and thousands people flock to this lively escapade of a hill station for holidays annually. There are many hotels in Murree where you can find great rooms for your stay, and a restaurant to take care of your every meal. Murree is a popular tourist spot among the locals, and most people make yearly visits to their Murree hotels and their comfortable abodes, to escape from the hectic lives. The city is only at a few hours distance from the capital, which makes it a feasible picnic spot for most of the habitants of the surrounding areas.
One of the most popular attractions of the city is the busy mall road, which piled with small and large shops stored with all kind of things. The market is always crowded, since the further you go, the better the restaurants and the shops get. Another popular tourist attraction nearby are the Galliat, which comprise of nearby sister hill stations like Nathiagali, Ayubia, and others.
Find a Quaint Lodge among the Clouds
Murree is a place where you can find a great variety of cheap hotels, and lodges to cater to your stay. Apart from the famous Mall Road, there are a number of cheap hotels in downtown area that are all very different from each other. You can choose places like the Jawa Hotel, Arcadian Blue Pine Resort, Marhaba Hotel or Usmania Hotel.
What most people don't know about this distant country is the fact that it is full of some of the most beautiful mountains, lakes and plateaus. On a clear day in Murree, you can catch a glimpse of the beautiful Kashmir hills or even the tip of the Nanga Parbat. So why not catch it from the comfort of your own room in a high-class, luxury Murree Hotel? There are quite a number of hotels in Murree and surrounding areas that can offer you an imaginable way to lodge. Select places like the Lockwood Hotel, Maisonette Morning Side Murree, or the Pearl Continental Resort in Bhurban, only a few mile away from the main city.
Exploring the Hill Stations like a Local
Once you decide to travel to Murree, make sure you have done your research on the area since it can become really hard to find your way around a foreign land with a foreign language. You can try the chair lifts of Patriata, which are famous for being a thrilling ride through the mountains. The Murree Wildlife Park is also a great place to see if you are traveling with kids, and other popular spots like the Kashmir green hills, Ayubia, Nathiagali, Khanspur and many more, which are all less than an hour's ride away from the main city.