Information about Pakistan
Population: 165.803.560 (est. 2006)
Capital: Islamabad 794.531 (2006)
Official Languages: urdu and english
The flag carrier of Pakistan is Pakistan International Airlines (PK)
Main cities: Karachi, Lahore, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Multan, Gujranwala, Peshawar, Quetta, Muzaffarabad, Islamabad
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Pakistan in your country of residence Pakistan, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Pakistan, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Pakistan - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Pakistani Rupee (Rs.) (PKR)
Time Zone: (GMT+5)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Typhoid fever, Hepatitis A, Poliomyelitis, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.