Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Islamabad awaits you

Take a holiday to Islamabad and enjoy the area's culture, art galleries and monuments. Renowned for its lake, cycling and musicals, this city welcomes all visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Islamabad

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Islamabad a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bahria Zoo (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Butterfly Valley Golf & Country Club (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Islamabad

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Islamabad is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rawal Lake (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Daman-e-Koh (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Fatima Jinnah Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Bari Imam Cave (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Pir Sohawa (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Pindi Point (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Islamabad

Fly into Islamabad (ISB-Benazir Bhutto Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Islamabad?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 34 holiday lettings around Islamabad. From 4 Houses to 28 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Islamabad?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Islamabad. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rawal Lake: 37 holiday lettings
  • Aiwan-e-Sadr: 37 holiday lettings
  • Golfa Sharif Mausoleum: 37 holiday lettings
  • Jinnah Sport Stadium: 37 holiday lettings
  • Allama Iqbal Open University: 37 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Islamabad listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Islamabad?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 4 Houses in Islamabad. Our other popular types of Islamabad holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 28 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Islamabad?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 5 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Islamabad. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.