Pir Ghaib (Invisible saint) is a beautiful oase surrounded from all sides by daunting rugged mountains and is almost 10 KM eastwards from the National Highway between Sibi and Mach cities of Baluchistan, Pakistan. No one knows about the exact historical validity of a Saint’s Grave. The locals attribute many mythological stories.
Manora, Karachi Manora is a small peninsula (2.5 km²) located just south of the Port of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. Manora is connected to the mainland by a 12 kilometer long causeway called the Sandspit. Manora and neighboring islands form a protective barrier between Karachi harbor to the north and the Arabian Sea to the south. […]
The Clifton Oyster Rocks are a series of islands located off the coast of the Clifton neighbourhood of Karachi, Pakistan. The islands were under the control of the Pakistani Navy until 2006, when the Karachi city government decided to include the island as part of its plans to renovate the city. As part of these […]
Churma Island is a small island located in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. It is situated one nautical mile northwest of the village of Mubarak. It is a 2 x 3 square kilometer barren island with no civilian population. It is famous for its marine life; national angling competitions are […]
Bundal Island (also known as Bundaar) is a small island located in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. Bundal, pronounced Bhandar by local fishermen, is a twin island of Buddo and lies to its West. On Bundal Island the tomb of Muslim sufi Yusuf Shah is located. The annual urs of […]
Buddo Island (also known as Dingi) is a small island located in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. Buddo Island is also known as Dingi by local fishermen. Buddo and Bundal Islands serve as a temporary port for local fishermen. They clean their nets and dry fish on these islands. The […]
Astola or Astola Island, also known as Haft Talar or ‘seven hills’, is a small, uninhabited island in the Arabian Sea, in the territory of the Pakistan, some 40 km South-East of the Pakistani fishing port of Pasni, Balochistan. Astola is the only significant offshore island along the north coast of the Persian Sea. The […]