Prices in Pakistan
Prices are low in Pakistan: they are almost the same as in India (lunch in the restaurant of the middle class will cost you $ 35 for two).
Shopping and sightseeing
Shopping in Pakistan will please you with interesting, unique and affordable shopping (bargaining is appropriate in almost all shops and markets).
In Islamabad, a bit of shopping centers: but there are many bazaars (here you can buy a variety of goods - from food to furniture), as well as souvenir shops (where you can buy glass bangles, canes, handkerchiefs, decorated with hand-made embroidery, pottery, shoes with curled toes, "Salim Shahi" and other original items).
In memory of the holiday in Pakistan must bring:
- handmade chess made of onyx,ivory, opal, jasper, agate, red or sandalwood (souvenir, standard and decorative dimensions), salt lamps, Punjabi ceramics, jewelry boxes, silk and cashmere, jewelry, embroidered linens, traditional clothing, carpets with all kinds of patterns, interior items from bamboo, leather and fur items;
- spices, sweets.
In Pakistan you can buy salt lamps, notonly illuminating, but also health-restoring room for $ 50-100, spices - from $ 1, chess manual work - from 50 $ (all depends on the manufacturer and size of the material).
Excursions and Entertainment
On the tour of Pakistan Islamabad, you can visit the memorial, Faisal Mosque, visit the park Daman-e-Koh (it will impress you with its size and architecture). The average trip costs $ 35.
Going on a trip to Karachi, you will visitthe National Museum, which stores old coins (approximately 58,000) and well-preserved sculptures (about 100), the Mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam, in the Palace of Mohatty (it is built of pink stone). The tour will cost you $ 30-35.
If desired, you can visit the tour at Lahore. Here you will visit the tomb of Khan Asif, the Pearl Mosque, you will see the Town Hall, the Emperor's Tomb Dzhehangri, Lahore Fort Akbar the Great. During this tour you will pay $ 30.
The main public transport in the country -buses, mini-buses and auto rickshaws (the fare is low - from $ 0.3-0.8). In large cities (Islamabad, Multan, Karachi, Lahore), you will be able to rent a car: the minimum cost of the service - $ 30 / night.
If economical use of resources (cheaphotel, meals in eateries, travel by public transport) on holiday in Pakistan, you will need $ 20-25 per night for 1 person. But in order to feel more comfortable, your holiday budget should be calculated on the basis of the sum of $ 50 per day for 1 person.