Pakistan is a country located in Southern Asia. There are 4 countries (Afghanistan, China, India, Iran) that Pakistan shares its borders with. As for languages, the country’s residents speak English and Urdu. Traveling across Pakistan if English is your first (and only) language may be difficult due to language barriers.
In the EF English Competency Index (EF EPI), which assesses the language proficiency of non-native speaking countries, Pakistan was ranked 63rd out of 100 countries in 2021.
The national currency in Pakistan is Pakistani rupee (PKR). The rupee (Rs) is subdivided into 100 paisa.
With today’s currency rate, 1 EUR is worth 298.92 PKR and 1 USD is worth 285.72 PKR.
Check with your bank before your trip to find out if there are any fees for using your card abroad. Some banks do not charge fees when you use a foreign ATM or pay in foreign currency, but others may charge a fixed cost for each transaction or allow a limited number of free withdrawals. The travel card provided by Wise.com, Revolut or Monose might be an excellent option to cut down on transaction fees.
Ookla® Speedtest The average fixed internet speed in Pakistan is 19.3 Mbps and mobile is 22.47 Mbs.The global average is 164.00 Mbps and 114.16 Mbps respectively.
ATM Density It may be difficult to locate an ATM in Pakistan.11.11 ATMs per 100,000 people.The global average is 39.49.
SIM Registration In order to purchase a SIM card in Pakistan, a passport or ID is required as identification.
There are 4 socket types used in Pakistan. Type C is a popular socket type throughout Europe (except the United Kingdom), Russia, and certain Asian countries. Type D is not very common around the world, so it might be a good idea to check if your electronics need an adapter.
The sockets’ shapes and voltage differ from country to country and a travel plug adapter may be required. Portable devices, such as phones, notebooks or tablets, usually handle the entire range of voltages used across the world (110-240V).
What hotel chains are present in Pakistan?
There are Mariott hotels in 2 cities: Islamabad and Karachi.
There are no Hilton hotels in Pakistan.
There are no IHG hotels in Pakistan.
What fast food chains are present in Pakistan?
The McDonald’s chain operates in Pakistan.
The KFC chain operates in Pakistan.
The Burger King chain operates in Pakistan.
What is the weather like in Islamabad?
Weather data for Islamabad (capital city) by Open-Meteo.com
Railways There are passenger trains operating between some cities.
Subway Systems The subway system is available in Lahore.
Emergency phones in Pakistan
Smoking & Alcohol
Smoking ban Inconsistent or only partially enforced smoke-free laws
Cananbis legality Recreational usage: Illegal
Medical usage: Legal in certain circumstances