|Milk (1 liter)||$0.80|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$174.62|
|Water bottle (0.33 liter)||$0.25|
|Monthly Pass (local transport)||$10.14|
|One-way ticket (local transport)||$0.25|
|Pack of cigarettes||$1.01|
The Dera Ghazi Khan city is a mid range city country situated within the Punjab region. It is also known by the name D.G. Khan and it is subdivided into forty-one union councils. The economy of this city is primarily built by the following industries: petroleum, mining and tourism. It has fairly large deposits of coal and natural gas. The relatively high literacy rate, compared to the national benchmark, is a result of this city’s commitment of providing their citizens with quality education. They have produced some of the well-recognized scientists in all of Pakistan. Getting here is easy since there are cheap flights to DG Khan City that are available any time of the year.
The historical sites are the anchors of DG Khan’s tourism industry. The Tombs of Ghazi Khan and Hazarat Sakhi Sarwar are two of the main attractions of the city. The former is estimated to have been built around the 15th century, and the latter during the 13th century and oldest building in the area. From the interiors to the façade, Shah Bagh Mosque is a work of art. The biggest masjid is found at the heart of the city and it is named Jamia. The big hall can carry up to 3,000 people, while the larger courtyard can hold up to 10,000 people at once.
The local government of DG Khan has been successful in preserving the fauna and flora species of said city amidst on-going modernization in infrastructure and technology. The Indus River, which has helped shape the entire country, has been drawing thousands of tourists from around the world every year. The river also runs through India and Tibet. Along the river is the prominent Ghazi Ghat. This tourist spot offers boat riding and serves sumptuous fresh seafood dishes. The Tansa Barrage is another place worth visiting. This place is recommended to those touring with family or friends.
Within close proximity from most hotels in Dera Ghazi Khan City is the famous Fort Munro. The elevated hill station is perfect for biking and trekking. The Damis Lake found in here attracts a lot of visitors every summer.
Hop onto one of the next cheap flights to DG Khan City to experience the best that the city has to offer.