Rawal Lake, Islamabad

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Enjoy a picnic at Rawal Lake, and take a hike to the nearby hills for panoramic views over the water. Lush green trees and flowers surround the water, creating a picturesque scene around the lake, which serves as a reservoir for a few cities in the area. As you explore the lake, engage in various activities, such as water-skiing, diving, kayaking, sailing, boating, and bird-watching. Keep an eye out for residents of the picturesque lake, including wild ducks, porcupines, foxes, yellow-throated marten, pangolins, and various other birds. You can find restaurants and accommodations nearby. Take a look at our Islamabad holiday planner to schedule your visit to Rawal Lake and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Lots of activities to do.you can do boating there but bargain the price before boating. One can enjoy quad bike and many swings for kids also.lake view itself is amazing and sunset is picturesque.one....  more »
  • it was such a lovely tour to Rawal lake view point, good gathering found over there. It was pleasant and remarkable tour withthin city. Completely awesome  more »
  • The place is too beautiful but the water is unclean!!!
  • It’s good to visit this public place close to Kashmir highway near Islamabad if you have time of around two to three hours, you can walk and enjoy multiple type of entertainments. Especially I would like to mention fun in boating rides. I have visited this place many times, though it was renovated during the time of Gen. Musharaf government, but maintenance of this park and improvement in culinary facilities was never improved.

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