Best Places to Visit in Lahore:

Below we are going to discuss some of the best places to visit in Lahore. These destinations are really worth, as they are full of Punjabi culture and traditional food.

Badshahi Mosque:

Badshahi masjid is the common thing, that you must heared once in your life. It is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Pakistan. You will not like to miss visiting Badshahi mosque, when you are in Lahore, Pakistan. This mosque was completed by the Aurangzeb Alamger Era in 1674. Being giant in area and building, this is considered as the one of the largest mosques in the world. By now, it has got a lot of attention for the tourists and locals.

Badshahi Mosque-Best Places to Visit In Lahore

The complete construction of the mosque was done in almost two years. During the era of Mughals, it was considered as the marvelous piece of architecture and art.

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Data Ganj bakhsh Hajveri Shrine:

In the city of Ghazni Afghanistan Abdul Hasan Ali born in 1009 comma who later became a famous Sufi saint known as data Ganj bakhsh.

Shrine of Data Ganj Baksh

He is considered as one of the most successful and famous preacher of Islam in subcontinent. If you are thinking to visit Lahore you should never miss this awesome Shrine. He spent his early life in Ghazni Afghanistan. However later on he moved to Lahore and died here. The shrine of data Ganj bakhsh hajveri is located in the west of Bhatti Gate near the old city of Lahore.

Not only for the Pakistanis, but the one who is thinking of visiting Pakistan should visit this Shrine.

Lawrence Garden - Also Known as Bagh-e-Jinnah:

For the book lovers this is one of the best places. Bagh-e-Jinnah is also known as the law of Garden. Its building looks like a beautiful white Palace. A very awesome collection of books is collected here in this Jinnah library.

Bagh-e-Jinnah - Places to Visit in Lahore

If you want to enjoy a daylight picnic and to enjoy reading books this is a good place for you. There are some other things like Gymkhana cricket ground for cricket lovers, an open air theatre, a restaurant and a Tennis Court. Especially at the time of sunrise and sunset, one can spend his time with peace and comfort.

So if you are thinking of visiting Lahore you should visit this beautiful place.

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Chughtai Museum:

In 1975, when Mohammed Abdul Rahman passed away, the foundation of this historical Museum was laid.

The Museum is situated in the Northwest of Ferozepur road and gullberg main road.If you say that mister Chaghtai was among the one of the greatest and talented painters of Pakistan you would not be wrong.

Park - Destinations to visit in  Lahore

Heated some of the great work, especially in Islamic art and created thousands of pencil sketches, watercolors, and touchings.He is also the founder of many coins and stamps for the country. If you are an art lover you must visit this place once in your life if you are visiting Lahore.

Shalimar Garden:

The son of famous Mughal ruler Jahangir was the founder of this great Shalimar Bagh building. The construction of Shalimar Bagh was started in the 17th century. This beautiful lush green garden was designed for their guests. The construction of the entire Garden was completed in 18 months in 1642.

Shalimar Garden- Places to Visit in Lahore

It was built on the design of the famous Persian Garden also known as the Paradise Garden. This Mughal Garden is the life example of entertainment and to show the reputation of the Mughal Empire. In the year 1981, Shalimar Garden received a UNESCO World Heritage site award.

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Lahore Fort:

In the year 1566, it was established by Akbar, one of the most famous emperors of the Mughal Empire. Without any doubt, you can say that Lahore Fort is the main attraction of the whole city. The fort was rebuilt by Jahangir in 1618, as one of the historical places. Later on it was damaged by the British and Sikhs in the same year.

Lahore Fort - Destinations in Lahore

Firstly it was built by the Akbar, however many changes were made to it during the Mughal’s period. After the destruction of the Fort by six British, it was again restored and re-established.

This contains many of the greatest things like paintings, calligraphy work, manuscripts, coins, mirrors and much more. In this food there is a place known as Sheesh Mahal. This Mahal was gifted to a Queen by the king. If you are interested in the history of the subcontinent, you should visit Lahore once in your life and visit this forth special.