About Islamabad

Looking for cheap flights to Islamabad? Known for its lush gardens, stunning museums and attractive chaiwalas, Islamabad is home to the Lok Virsa Museum, the Rawal lake, and the Pir Sohawa. Islamabad is also packed with monuments that attract travellers from all over the world such as the Faisal Mosque, the Pakistan Museum of Natural History, and the Islamabad Zoo.

If you want to plan a visit to Islamabad at a time where the weather is not too humid or hot, the best time to do so is from November to April. Islamabad has a humid subtropical climate so its summer season starts around May and lasts until September. Winter in Islamabad starts in November and ends in February.

 

Things to Know When You Travel to Islamabad

Fun Things to do in Islamabad

Fun Things to do in Islamabad

During summer, the weather is perfect for outdoor activities like having lunch at the Monal Restaurant in Pir Sohawa, visiting the Daaman-e-Koh and exploring the Bird Aviary Lake View Park. Summer is also perfect for a hiking trip in the Margalla Hills, a visit to the Shakar Parian Hills and a picnic at the Rose and Jasmine Garden. That doesn’t mean you won’t have fun if you decide to visit Islamabad at any other time. You can still experience a variety of indoor activities such as visiting popular shopping malls and movie theatres like the Chanab Plaza, the Beverly Center and the Centaurus Mall where you can book tickets to watch the latest blockbusters in some of Islamabad's top movie theatres. You can also enjoy many activities like a bowling game at the Megazone Islamabad and ice skating at the Safa Gold Mall.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Islamabad

Best Time to Book a Flight to Islamabad

During Islamabad’s peak season, which is from November to April, cheap flights to Islamabad might be hard to find since major festivals and events like the 'Islamabad Food Bazaar' in November, the 'Islamabad Shopping Festival' in December and the ' Shandur Polo Festival' in April are all happening. However, prices for flights to Islamabad tend to be cheaper and easy to come across during the offseason, which is between May and June.

Where to Stay When you Fly to Islamabad

Where to Stay When you Fly to Islamabad

If you're planning to book a flight to Islamabad, and you're looking for affordable accommodations such as Jasmine Guest Houses Islamabad and Nexus Grace Islamabad, where you can stay near the Islamabad Zoo, the Khaas Art Gallery and the Pakistan National Council of Arts, areas worth checking include Saddar Road and Jasmine Lodge 2. However, if you're searching for a luxurious hotel or resort like the Islamabad Serena Hotel and the Islamabad Marriott Hotel make sure to take a look at the accommodations on Aga Khan Road and Khayaban-e-Suharwardy, where you’ll be closer to popular attractions like the Islamabad Golf Club, the Shalimar Cricket Ground and the Islamabad Zoo.

Where to Shop in Islamabad

Where to Shop in Islamabad

Whatever it is you're looking for, Islamabad has it; Luxurious shopping destinations like the Centaurus Mall, Safa Gold Mall, and the Olympus Shopping Mall where shopaholics can go wild, fun children activities like ice skating at the Safa Gold Mall and paintballing at the

The Ultimate Adventure Club. Award-winning spas like the DIVA Spa on Margalla Road and Nirvana Spa at Marriott Hotel, where stressed people can relax and unwind are also available. When it comes to finding cheap flights to Islamabad, there are a few things you need to keep in mind. The prices for airline tickets to Islamabad vary depending on the time of visit.

Famous Places to Visit in Islamabad:

Famous Places to Visit in Islamabad:

Islamabad is home to famous attractions such as:

  • Lok Virsa Museum
  • Rawal lake
  • Pir Sohawa
  • Faisal Mosque
  • Islamabad Zoo