Peshawar Tourism

Visit Peshawar - Best of Peshawar

(This article is about the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. For other uses, see Peshawar (disambiguation).) Peshawar (Urdu: پشاور‎; Pashto: پېښور‎) is the capital of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is the largest city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and according to the 1998 census was the ninth-largest city of Pakistan. Peshawar is a metropolitan city and the administrative centre and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated in a large valley near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, close to the Pak-Afghan border. Peshawar is irrigated by various canals of the Kabul River and by its right tributary, the Bara River. Peshawar's recorded history dates back to at least 539 BC, making it the oldest city in Pakistan and one of the oldest in South Asia.

Wikipedia

This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Peshawar in Pakistan is an ideal destination for a vacation! A vacation to Peshawar can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

Explore the travel itinerary planning tool for your visit to Peshawar and create a flawless plan in few simple steps!

Facts and Stats for Peshawar*

  • Pollution Statistics in Peshawar

    Know the pollution level of Peshawar before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 85.53 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 51.92 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57.69 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 71.15 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 73.08 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 71.88 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • Peshawar: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Peshawar for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Peshawar.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.15 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 53.85 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 53.85 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 60.19 (High)
    • Car Stealing 60.19 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 42.59 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.77 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 40.74 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.81 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 38.89 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Peshawar - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Peshawar is 98.62 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 48.43 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 76.2 (High)
    • Pollution Index 83.5 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 23.73 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 53.24 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 24.35 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 44.63 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Peshawar

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Peshawar

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.52 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 19.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 32.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 17.44 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Peshawar Travel Guides

The best trip plans created by users and travel experts that cover the top spots and attractions of Peshawar

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo