Arrive Karachi and transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay.
A.M. Half-day city tour to include Mausoleum of
Quaid-e-Azam, Karachi Museum, Defence Mosque, Fish Harbor and Clifton
Beach, Tomb of Abdullah Shah Ghazi.
P.M. Visit of all shopping centres on Abdullah Haroon Road, Bori Bazzar,
Zainab Market and some parts of old Karachi. Overnight stay.
Departure for Keenjar Lake enroute visit Chaukundi
Tombs, Banbhore, Makli Graveyard (Thatta) and Shah Jehan Mosque.
Overnight stay in Keenjar Lake Resort.
Early Morning - departure for Sukkur via Indus
Highway. Visit Shrines of Abdul Latif Bhattai and Lal Shah Baz Qalandar
and visit Mohenjodaro 5000 years old Indus Civilization. Lunch at
Mohenjodaro and drive onward to Sukkur. Overnight stay in Sukkur.
Leave for Bahawalpur and visit Uch Sharif (Mai
Jawindi). Uch is a very old town is believed to have existed since 500
B.C. Bibi Jawindi was the daughter of Syed Jalal Sain. She was a very
pious lady and highly respected by the people of the area. Overnight
stay in hotel.
Leave for Multan and transfer to Hotel. Afternoon -
visit Fort and Mausoleum of Hazrat Bahauddin Zakaria and Shah
Rukn-e-Alam and Hazrat Shams Tabrez. Multan is famous for its
innumerable Khanqahs (Shrines). Annual Urs is held at each (Shrine).
Overnight stay in hotel at Multan.
Day trip to visit Sakhi Sarwar near Dera Ghazi Khan.
Hazrat Syed Ahmed Sultan popularly known as Sakhi Sarwar (the Generous
King) is buried in the town which sprang up around his tomb near Dera
Ghazi Khan, 95 k.m. Southwest of Multan. He was another Sufi saint of
Ghaznavid period. His tomb is situated near a hill stream at the Foot of
Sulaiman Hills. It is a beautiful building, which is always thronged by
devotees. Overnight stay in hotel at Multan.
Leave for Lahore via Jhang and Faisalabad. Enroute
visit the Tomb of Hazrat Sultan Bahu, the famous Sufi Saint. Overnight
stay in hotel at Lahore.
Full day at Lahore. Visit Mausoleum of Hazrat Data
Ganj Bukhsh (Data Darbar). He was an eminent scholar and author of many
books on theology. One of the famous books is "Kashful Mahjub". He can
be described as the founder of the Sufi Cult in Punjab. His tomb in
Lahore is always thronged by devotees, day and night. Lahore is called
"Data Ki Nagri" after him. Many miracles are attributed to him. It is
believed that nobody has ever returned empty handed from his tomb. Also
visit Tomb of Mughal Emperor Jehangir and Hazrat Mian Mir.
Mian Mir - Mir Muhammad was his real name, he enjoyed the destination of
having three royal personages as his devotees. The first was emperor
Jehangir, followed by Shah Jehan, Dara Shikoh and Aurangzeb. His shrine
is about 3 miles from Lahore Railway station.
Day trip to Qasur - visit the Tomb of Baba Bhulley
Shah, one of the greatest Punjabi Sufis. Qasur is a historical city and
still retains some of its features. Like other Sufi poets, Baba Bhulley
Shah is immensely popular among the masses as well as the elite. His "Kafis:"
are sung by singers who take great pride in reciting his poetry.
Overnight stay in hotel at Lahore.
Leave for Rawalpindi and transfer to hotel.
Full day at Rawalpindi/Islamabad and visit Shrines of
Barri Shah Latif in Islamabad. Shah Abdul Latif Kazmi known as Barri
Shah Latif, is considered the patron saint of Islamabad, the capital of
Pakistan. It is said that he had predicted about the construction of a
new city near his tomb, which would be named after Islam. His tomb was
built under the orders of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb and is situated in
the village of Nurpur in the foothills of Margallas. Overnight stay in
hotel in Rawalpindi.
End of tour and departure for home destination.