Swabi is the capital of Swabi district in KPK. The city is located near River Indus. It has warm and moderate climate. Place a visit Swabi to experience its beauty, rich culture and hospitality. If you are on your way to Swabi below is the list of places you need to visit.
It is a Gandhara archaeological site on a top of mountain. Rani Ghat is the famous historical place that attracts many tourists from all over the world. It is believed that this site once served as university where many foreigners, including Japanese came here for studies in the ancient times to learn Buddhism. The ruins their are still famous.
The Fort of Hund
This small village is said to be the capital of Gandhara civilization under the Hindu Shahi dynasty in the 9th century.This was a gateway to India. Hund is an archaeological treasure. The building houses Hund Museum, which opened a few years back.
It is located near olive gardens. Visitors come to the village of Shera Ghund (situated along Shewa Adda) and climb Karamar Mountain in the town of Kalu Khan to visit the tomb of Yousaf Khan from the famous folk love story of Yousaf Khan and Sherbano.
Mahaban is a famous mountain.It is a potential hill resort that has a scenic beauty. The Pir Galai resort located here is 6,000 feet above the sea level. It is home to beautiful tall mountains, pine trees and crystal clear springs.
Tarbela Dam is located on the river Indus known as the “Abbasin” or the father of the river.It is the largest earth filled dam in the world and second largest by structural volume.
Visiting this piece of land takes you back to the history and you will be mesmerized by sites here.