Murree

Murree is Queen of Hills and centuries old hill resort of province Punjab.

Pindi Point, Murree
Pindi Point, Murree

It attracts tourists for its pleasant weather, picturesque scenery, springs, waterfalls, pine and oak forests, hiking tracks, colonial legacy. Verdant greenery is the jewel of Murree. The summer with its long days, nudges its visitors to have a great time by strolling the width and breadth of this summer resort. It rains all around the year. However, it rains like cats and dogs during July and August. On average, the rainfall amounts to 1789 mm. It snows here in winter, which attracts people to have fun in the snow and relish a freezing winter.

Mall Road, Murree at night
Mall Road, Murree at night

The Mall is one worth mentioning attraction of Murree, which tempts visitor to have a walk. The Mall is flanked by restaurants that serve a verity of food. Moreover, there are shops selling a variety of merchandise, including dry fruit, souvenirs, etc. Then, there is Kashmir Point that offers serene views of Kashmir peaks. Similarly, Pindi Point reveals the city of Rawalpindi from afar. Also, there is a child playland, chairlift, and a jungle nearby. The route to both points is studded with beautiful pine trees. People with the passion for trekking and hiking, there are several choices.

Chair Lift at Pindi point Murree
Chair Lift at Pindi point Murree

There are some centuries old building and ruins too. Patriata is another famous tourist attraction of Murree. The winding roads are a treat for eyes beautified with trees, magnificent views. However, roads are the only way to reach here. In addition to being a hill station, Murree serves as a hub to organize pleasure trips into the nearby resorts.