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A great archeological site to visit which dates back from 4BC to 2AD. The finds from the site are... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
engHabib
,
Quetta
via mobile
Mixture of cultures

A really interesting archeological site with some outstanding features ; the "double headed eagle... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Dirk W
,
Mermaid Beach, Australia
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

A great archeological site to visit which dates back from 4BC to 2AD. The finds from the site are displayed in the Taxila museum 2km from the site. The sad part is that I found more sheep on the gate of the sight than tourists...More

Thank engHabib
Reviewed 5 December 2017

A really interesting archeological site with some outstanding features ; the "double headed eagle stupa" is remarkable, as is the Apsidal Temple. The authorities clearly are underfunded and have trouble keeping the site maintained and secure. It should be a major tourist attraction, but needs...More

Thank Dirk W
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This is a MUST see if you like history. Sirkap was founded about 180 BC by a Greek king, Demetrius 1. Take a guide to tell you about the city from Taxila museum. It is located a few kilometres away. Before you visit, go and...More

Thank Naveed S
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Included in the 500 Rupee ticket- btw car and driver is needed for this trip so book one and don't try to do it by yourself since signs are not clear. It is a beautiful place...some locals still live there and they are super friendly....More

Thank WMBandit
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Like the other Taxila sites Sirkap is a fascinating remanant of an old town, the way its been restored really gives you a feel of what it may have been like.

Thank Oren F
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