Found north east of Karachi, Hyderabad this is the second
largest city in the province of Sindh.
Filled with culture and colourful history of Pakistan this city has many attractions that are well worth seeing. Age plays a major factor in the characteristics of the buildings and monuments and many are breathtaking and a must see.
The city is also the second largest in the province of Sindh and known for its educational and medical institutions. The people show how important religion is and practices to the extreme. In the city of Hyderabad there are a few museums that show the religions and other ethnic artifacts. Some artifacts in the Salar Jung Museum have been dated back to the 1st century and display over 30,000 exhibits and works from previous decades.
Two of the largest and famous buildings are the Charminar and the Mecca Masjid. The Charminar was built in 1591 and stands 183 feet tall and 98 feet wide. Located across from the Charminar is the Mecca Masjid one of the largest mosques in the world and can hold 10,000 devotees.
If you would like to see more of the city, visit the popular landmark the Rani Bagh, before it was renovated this park was a zoo and named after the Rani elephant. This beautiful park offers you many opportunities to see the land and the culture of the people in the town. There are many other parks that have great views of the town and waters. Some parks offer grounds in which to participate, or watch recreational sports and other local events.