"Thatta - A great historical City" Thatta by Bokhari76

Thatta Travel Guide: 65 reviews and 290 photos

Thatta is the prominent city of Sind province. It is about 100 km away from Karachi. Its history is very rich. It remaind capital of Sind since 1400 to 1800 AD.

There are various activities for travellers here. Like:

Shahjahani Mosque: This mosque was built in the mughal period by Mughal Emeror Shah Jahan (who built Taj Mahal Agra). This mosque has 101 doms. Due to these doms there is no need of loudspeaker. Sound from one corner of mosque easily reaches everywhere.

Thatta is also famous for its handi craft.

Makli Necropolis/Graveyard Makli Necropolis is said to be the largest graveyard in world.

Kalri Lake/ Kinjhar Lake: It is the largest fresh water lake in Pakistan. Lake is best for picnic, bathing, fishing & sight seeing. Legend of Noori Jam Tamachi also belongs to this lake.

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  • Pros:Historical City having great Lakes
  • Last visit to Thatta: Aug 2006
  • Intro Updated Mar 7, 2012
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