Indus Valley Civilization Tour

Quaid,Tomb
Larkana,Monjedoro
shrine
Itinerary

Day 01   ARRIVE KARACHI

Upon arrival in Karachi transfer to hotel after check-in proceed for sightseeing tour of Karachi the port city and one of the ten largest metropolitans of the world, visit Quaid-a-Azams mausoleum (father of the nation), later drive to Clifton beach, also visit shrine of Abdullah Shah Ghazi a Sufi saint, visit defense society mosque with largest single shell Dome of Asia. Overnight in hotel.

 

Day 02   KARACHI

Morning visit Karachi museum one of the biggest in Pakistan housing rich collection of artifacts from Indus valley civilization dating back to 2500 B.C.Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 03   KARACHI-KEENJHAR LAKE

Morning drive to Keenjharlake 5-6 hours drive enroute visit Chaukandi tombs comprise of innumerable sandstone graves with finely carved geometric designs and strangely carved motifs. Later visit the Makli hills near Thatta means the little Mecca is the largest necropolis in the world with over a million tombs and graves with exquisitely carved facades of blue glazed tiles. We also visit Shah Jahan mosque at Thattaa glorious example of Muslim architecture. Keenjharlake has been developed into a boating, fishing and bird sanctuary where birds migrate from as far as Siberia. Overnight camping at Keenjharlake.

 

Day 04   KEENJHAR LAKE-HYDERABAD

Drive to Hyderabad takes 3-4 hours. Arrive and transfer to hotel. Afternoon city tour of Shahi Bazar offers colorful handicrafts such as glass bangles, glazed tiles and lacquered wood furniture block printed Ajrak and hand loom cloth called Soussi optional visit of Latifabad fort. Overnight in hotel.

 

Day 05   HYDERABAD-SEHWAN SHARIF

Drive to Sehwan Sharif one of the ancient towns of Sindh was the capital of one of the province of Sindh during Hindu kingdom in the 7th century. It was also the capital of the Buddhist ruler a brother of Chandragupta 2 in the 4th century A.D, a descendant of Ashoka. The journey takes 4-5 hours. Enroute visit to Rani Kot fort, subject to permission. We also visit LalShahbazQlander shrine a saint who came to Persia nearby the ruins of a fort founded by Alexander.(Best day to visit the shrine is Thursday). Overnight hotel.

 

Day 06 SEHWAN SHARIF MANCHAR LAKE-SEHWAN SHARIF

30 minute drive to Manchar Lake west of Sehwan Sharif a big bird sanctuary and anglers paradise, traditional methods of fishing are used. House boating (the house boats are the homes of the fisher men and their families who spend their whole life in these boats). Picnic lunch in boat.Evening back to Sehwan Sharif. Overnight at hotel

 

Day 07      SEHWAN SHARIF-M0ENJODARO-SUKKUR

Early morning drive to Sukhur 7 hours. Enroute visit Mohenjo-Daro  museum housing a rich collection of artifacts and objects later visit archaeological site area dating back to 2500 Indus valley was highly developed civilization existed contemporary Mesopotamia and Nile civilizations. Lunch at Mohenjo-Daro, drive onward to Sukkur and transfer hotel. Overnight at hotel.

 

DAY 08 SUKKUR-KOTDIJI-SUKKUR

Morning drive to Kotdiji, visit Kotdiji fort, later visit the archaeological site pre-Mohenjo-Daro dates have been found at Kotdiji. The culture is marked by well made pottery and houses of mud bricks on stone foundations. Return to Sukkur and transfer to hotel. Evening visit the fisher village near Sukkur barrage.Overnight at hotel. Transfer to airport for flight to Karachi.

 

Day 09 KARACHI-ONWARD

Transfer to airport for respective destination.

 

 

Day 01 ARRIVE KARACHI

Upon arrival in Karachi transfer to hotel, after check-in proceed for sightseeing tour of Karachi the port city and one of the ten largest metropolitans of the world, visit Karachi Museum one of the biggest in Pakistan housing rich collection of artifacts dating back to 2500 B.C. visit Quaid-a-Azam mausoleum (father of the nation), later drive to Clifton beach, also visit shrine of Abdullah Shah Ghazi a sufi saint, visit defense society mosque with largest single shell dome of Asia. Drive back to hotel.Over night in hotel.

Day 02 KARACHI-HYDERABAD

Early morning departure for Hyderabad with a brief sojourn at Keenjharlake, enroute visit Chaukandi tombs comprise of innumerable sandstone graves with finely carved geometric designs and strangely carved motifs. Later visit the Makli hills near Thatta means the little Mecca is the largest necropolis in the world with over a million tombs and graves with exquisitely carved facades of blue glazed tiles. We also visit Shahjehan's mosque at Thatta a glorious example of Muslim architecture. Keenjharlake has been developed into a resort with boating facilities and is popular as fishing place and bird sanctuary where birds migrate from as far as Siberia. Overnight camping/at Keenjhar lake.

Day 03 HYDERABAD-LARKANA

Drive to Larkana, arrive and transfer to hotel. Enroute along the road we will see the archaeological site of Amri dating back to 2500 B.C., on the way visit the shrine of Lai ShahbazKalandar. The ancient bazaar of Larkana, offers block print Ajrak and hand loom cloth called Soussi.Over night in hotel.

Day 04 LARKANA-MOENJODARO-SUKKUR
Early morning departure by road for Mohenjo-Daro, visit museum and archaeological sight area dating back to 2500 B.C. a highly developed urban society existed, contemporaneous to the Nile and Mesopotamia civilizations.Drive back to Sukkur, on arrival at     Sukkur transfer to hotel. Overnight hotel.

Day 05 SUKKUR-ISLAMABAD
Transfer to airport for flight to Islamabad. On arrival at Islamabad airport disperse.
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