5 days tour – Essential Pakistan

This individual tour allows you to discover old and new Pakistan. We will visit Taxila, where you will see the old ruins of the Greco Buddhist city and where they are still discovering new ruins. You will also get acquainted with Lahore, the cultural heart of Pakistan. New and old, everything crosses each other which gives the city a special dimension. From street doctors to ancient mosques, everything is possible in Lahore!

CultureRoad Travel
1 person: EUR 1545 1545
2-4 people: EUR 995 995
5 days tour - Essential Pakistan

General info

Days5 days / 4 nights
Best travel timeSpring, autumn, winter
DestinationsIslamabad, Lahore
Transportation on the ground
Local guide
Entry fees
ExcludingInternational flights
Lunch & Dinner
Tips for the guide
Personal expenses
This offer is covered by the STO Garant guarantee. You can find the conditions for this guarantee scheme on STO Garant’s website.


Day 1 – Islamabad – Taxila

  • Pick up from the airport in the early morning.
  • Highlight: Day trip to Taxila. Here you can find the ruins of an old Greco Buddhist city.
  • Faisal Mosque, the largest mosque in Pakistan.
  • Walk to a viewpoint over Islamabad.
  • Overnight stay in Islamabad.

Day 2 – Islamabad – Lahore

  • Today we begin our long drive to Lahore.
  • On the way we stop at the sixteenth-century Rohtas Fort. A UNESCO-site.
  • Arrival in Lahore after a long drive.
  • Overnight stay in Lahore.

Day 3 – Lahore

  • Highlight: We visit Lahore Fort and the Badshahi Mosque. The two most important buildings in Lahore.
  • Along the way, we have seen many beautifully coloured trucks, and today we are seeing how they are being painted.
  • Highlight: Wagah Border Ceremony, the daily border ceremony between India and Pakistan.
  • Dinner at the famous Coco’s Den.
  • Overnight stay in Lahore.

Day 4 – Lahore – Burj Attari

  • Street doctors, street dentists, street pharmacists and bone setters.
  • Walk through the old town.
  • Gardens of Shalimar, an oasis of peace in the busy city.
  • Highlight: Visit to the village of Burj Attari (just outside Lahore), here you can experience rural life in Pakistan.
  • Giwal Mandi Food Street. The street with the best street food in the city.
  • Overnight stay in Lahore.

Day 5 – Lahore – Islamabad

  • Ride to Islamabad.
  • Airport drop-off.
  • End of tour.