National Stadium, Karachi

National Stadium, Karachi

The National Stadium is a cricket stadium. It is currently used for cricket matches, and is home to Karachi's domestic cricket teams. The stadium is able to hold 34,228 spectators, making it the second largest cricket stadium in Pakistan after Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. Its widely criticised that the city of this size with a population of over 15 million having such a small capacity stadium. The Pakistani cricket team have a remarkable Test record at the ground, having only lost twice and have won 21 times in 40 Test Matches and in over 50 years.

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Sight Name: National Stadium
Sight Location: Karachi, Pakistan
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) containing this sight: Karachi Recreation  

Walking Tours in Karachi, Pakistan

Create Your Own Walk in Karachi

Create Your Own Walk in Karachi

Creating your own self-guided walk in Karachi is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Architecture of Karachi

Architecture of Karachi

Despite the vague buildings throughout the city, Karachi is actually a region with a special cultural life. Karachi contains several sites which deserve the attention of tourists and local culture-loving habitants.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.6 km
Downtown Orientation Walk

Downtown Orientation Walk

Karachi is a huge, vibrant metropolis, one of Pakistan's most secular and socially liberal. The city boasts abundant and diverse architecture, comprising both contemporary and traditional Pakistani-style buildings, such as the Merewether Clock Tower and the National Museum of Pakistan. To explore these and other prominent sites of Karachi, follow this orientation walk.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.0 km
Karachi Recreation

Karachi Recreation

Karachi is a city with several recreational options and the occasional museum to serve as a nice break from being active. Even if the museums are not as numerous as in other cities, they are extremely intriguing both for the young and for the elder generation.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.1 km
Exploring Clifton, Karachi

Exploring Clifton, Karachi

Clifton is located near Saddar in Karachi. It is here where one will find the most popular beach in the country as well as some of the richest residential and shopping areas. Clifton also contains a large number of parks, restaurants, and other attractions.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 km
Exploring Garden East, Karachi

Exploring Garden East, Karachi

Karachi's Garden East neighborhood features several memorable sites that will ensure a day of fun. Whether you're here for the Banooria Town Jamia Mosque, Quaid-e-Azam Mausoleum, Shri Panch Mukhi Hanuman Temple, and/or Nishtar Park - Garden East has something for everyone.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.6 km
Karachi Historic Tour

Karachi Historic Tour

Karachi is a city with a very rich history and strong spirit. The buildings in this tour may be a little different from each other, yet each one silently describes a history of this great city. Furthermore, some of the buildings presented may be architecturally specific to other cultures and countries, but that doesn't mean they do not integrate well with Karachi.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.1 km