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9 Famous Archaeological Sites to visit in Pakistan

derawar fort

9 Famous Archaeological Sites to visit in Pakistan: Hello everyone today I am gonna shows you the most incredible archaeological sites to visit in Pakistan. This is the most amazing site for the visitor. It also attracts the visitors every year. Here is the complete detail of 9 Famous Archaeological Sites to visit in Pakistan.

9 Famous Archaeological Sites to visit in Pakistan:-

 

9. Mangla Fort

Mangla Fort, named after Mangla Devi, the daughter of singponiLissitimtpd on the hill of manilla Dam lake etc. The fort dates back to times before Christ. The fort is almost at the same place from where Alexander the Great crossed.

9 Famous Archaeological Sites to visit in Pakistan
9 Famous Archaeological Sites to visit in Pakistan

8. Derawar Fort

Derawar fort was built by Rai Jana Bhatti, a Rajput ruler of the Bhatti clan. The fort was built in the 9th century CE as a tribute to Rawal Deoraj Bhatti, a Raiput sovereign king  Bahawalpur areas and now had his capital at Lodhran. The fort was initially known as Dera Rawal and later referred to as Dera Rawar, which with the passage of time now its name Derawar Fort.

derawar fort
derawar fort

7. Rohtas Fort

Fort Rohtas was built by Sher Shah Suri in the 16th century. The Rohtas fort was built to crush the local tribes of —Potohar who-rebelled against Hie Sur signage.  It took 8 years to built the Rohtas fort. the main fortifications consist of the massive wall.

Rohtas Fort
Rohtas Fort

6. Makli

Makli is is a large ancient cemetery with elaborated tomb monuments that spread over 8 kilometers and is the burial place of some 125,000 local rulers, Sufi saints, and others. The capital of three successive Imams ann later mien ny the Mugnaini emperors of Willi, Thatta was constantly embellished from the 14th to

Makli
Makli

5. Takht-i-Bhai

Takht-i-Bhai is another well-known and preserved Monument a Buddhist monastery located on a rocky ridge —abouHO-miles-northeast-of Madan. It was founded in the early 1st century BC. Explorations and excavations on this site began in 1864. The complex has mum court aro monastic chambers, assembly halls and dining areas.

takht bhai
takht bhai

4. The Shalimar Gardens

The Shalimar Gardens is a Mughal garden complex located in Lahore, capital of the Pakistani province of Punjab. The gardens date from the period when the Mughal and are now one of Pakistan’s most popular tourist destinations. 

The Shalimar Gardens
The Shalimar Gardens

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3. The Lahore Fort

The Lahore Fort is a citadel in the city of Lahore, The fortress is located at the northern end of Lahore’s Walled City, and spreads over an area greater than 20. It contains 21 notable monuments, some of which date to the era of Emperor Akbar. 

The Lahore Fort
The Lahore Fort

2. Taxila

Taxila used to be the center of Gandhara Civilization that is also found in the archeological sites spread over Taxila and civilization is 3,000 years old. Taxila had attracted mexanuer me greatly from Macedonia in 326 BC, with whom the influence of week culture came to this part of the world. During the year 2 BC, Buddhism was adopted as the state religion.

Taxila
Taxila

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  1. Mohenjo-Daro

Mohenjo-Daro means Mound of the Dead in Sindh. Its ancient name is Kukkutarma. It is located in Larkana District of Sindh. Built-in 3,000 BC, it used to be one of the largest cities of ancient Indus Valley. Estimates of the area covered by the city range from 85 to 200 hectares. Dancing Girl, Priest-King, Seven-stranded Mohenjo-Daro necklace are some oldest statues found. The ruins of the city remained undocumented for over 3700 years. until their discovery in 1922.

mohenjo daro
mohenjo daro
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