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Haleji Lake

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Stopped here on our way back to Karachi, after visiting Keenjhar and Thatta. The lake is beautiful... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2015
Karachi, Pakistan
A nice place

A little far from Karachi and thus hard to access but a very large lake. It has a tomb on an island... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2014
Wuhan, China
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24 Mar 2018
“Lake beauty distoryed by the negligence of government departments”
15 Aug 2017
Thatta, Pakistan
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

After about 30 years I went Haleji Lake, disappointed to see the condition of lake, approach road and surrounding. Government departments are not interested to keep this beautiful lake in good shape. From National Highway to the lake about 7 Km of road is in...More

1  Thank Syed Mahmood A
Reviewed 15 August 2017

very peaceful n relaxing. Recommended for bird watcher. In winter lake is full of migratory birds. You can take a boat ride.

1  Thank shahpoto
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Stopped here on our way back to Karachi, after visiting Keenjhar and Thatta. The lake is beautiful and worth a visit. But I wouldn't recommend swimming in this lake. This lake is a heaven for animal lovers and bird watchers. The lake receives thousands of...More

Thank Bilal123
Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

Please note this experience is based on june 2012 visit. During a conversation I was recalling the serenity and beauty of the lake that we use to visit as kids with our families. Immediately replied my younger brother that those days are long gone, not...More

1  Thank smobaid
Reviewed 23 March 2014

A little far from Karachi and thus hard to access but a very large lake. It has a tomb on an island in the center of the lake.

3  Thank mshemyalnisar
Reviewed 12 July 2013

The best place for nature lovers in Sindh province of Pakistan. Haleji Lake is situated about 70 Kms away from Karachi in the historical district of Thatta. Although it has not been maintained sine long due to lack of funds, still it gives a glimpse...More

4  Thank MudsMuds
Reviewed 10 April 2013

This was a great fishing area. I was able to rent a kit from a nearby shop. The vegetation was nice, but overall the day was rather blustery. It's a bit far from the main tourist areas as well.

2  Thank WalterS500
Reviewed 6 April 2013

if yu are inspired by nature and yu want to "feel" nature in Sindh .. well, what are yu waiting for then ? this is the place ! especially in spring ! th air and the smell of mud there is so ravishing ! been...More

3  Thank Femme K
Reviewed 14 December 2012

its a good place but not maintained for years by the concerned authorities due to which its not worth visiting.

2  Thank Bilal U
Reviewed 15 January 2012

70 km away from Karachi. Known for being Asia's largest sanctuary for migratory birds. Birds from Siberia migrate here during the winter. There are also some marsh crocodiles. Not much else to do if you aren't a bird-watcher.

6  Thank mreza
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