|Mid range bottle of wine||$7.95|
|Loaf of white bread||$0.51|
|One-way ticket (local transport)||$0.25|
|1 Pair of men leather shoes||$35.55|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) in city centre||$272.37|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$174.62|
|Pack of cigarettes||$1.01|
As one of the towns in the Pakistani province of Punjab, Muridke has seen a lot of growth in population and economically. This small town is found in the Shikhupur District and is closer to major Punjabi cities like Lahore and Shekhupura. The town is also strategically located along the Grand Trunk Road not to mention that it is well connected by roads and rail. There are also international airports in the nearby with the closest being the Allam Iqbar International Airport in Lahore city.
Due to its proximity to a major city like Lahore, Muridke is gaining more popularity and investments. There are also several things to see in the area and thus making it a tourist’s town too. For instance, there is the Shalimar Gardens, The Badshahi Mosque and the Minor- E-Pakistan Monument in the area. You can as well visit the amazing Bagh-E Jinnah Historical Park in the nearby Lahore to have a glimpse of the region’s history. You should however consider certain factors beforehand.
In order to save on your travel cost, there is the need to find cheap flight to Muridke. As mentioned earlier, you may not travel directly to Muridke. However, the distance between the airport in Lahore and Muridke is not that far and will not tire you. You should be careful when shopping online for cheap flights to Muridke though, as some of the sites are not genuine. Such sites present very alluring offers to trap unsuspecting clients or travelers into buying non-existing flight or hotel packages.
Similarly, you need to be careful about the hotel or the car rental services you are going to use. It is advisable to inquire if the hotels in Muridke have the facilities you need for your stay and if they are within your budget. For example, the nearby Lahore County Club, Avari and Best Western Hotels are known for great accommodation packages and amenities.
Alternatively, you may book other popular hotels in the area if you are on a low budget. You should however consider the proximity of the hotel to Muridke or the place of your interest in the city to guarantee maximum use of your vacation and eliminate avoidable inconveniences.