Extraordinary Facts about Karachi
20 Jun

Awesome yet Uncommon Facts about Karachi

Karachi – the City of Lights

Karachi, even if you haven’t visited it yet, you must have heard its name as one of the world largest cities. However, it’s land mass or size of population are not the primary defining characteristics. Karachi has its own unique DNA which makes it very distinct from other cities throughout Pakistan. Here are some awesome facts about this bustling megalopolis which define its unique and interesting characteristics.

Cosmopolitan Port City

Being a warm water port city, Karachi, doesn’t only offer breathtaking vacation spots but it is also a bustling trading and commercial hub. The city experienced exponential growth since the creation of Pakistan fueled by business opportunities and the consequent immigration from over all over the country and beyond, making the city a quintessential cosmopolitan city.

Cultural Diversity

Karachi is the only city in Pakistan whose population is comprised of all the diverse ethnic groups from all over the country and is therefore referred to as mini-Pakistan. It is a city built by migrants thus one can experience all the varied traditions, cuisines and languages making Karachi a melting pot of cultures.

Center of Business & Investment

Owing to its strategic geographical location, warm water deep sea port and an enterprising populace, Karachi is the commercial capital of Pakistan which generates around 65% of the national revenue. All of this garners immense interest in the city by local and international investors namely in industries, financial sector, services and real estate. In the recent years real estate experienced unprecedented interest and heavy investments were made in the form of high rise buildings, international standard housing societies, mega malls and new hotels in Karachi transforming the skyline of the city rapidly.

A Peaceful City

Due to geopolitical disturbances and the city’s vast economic potential, this beautiful city became a victim of terrorism and experienced a phase of instability. However, with the collective effort of law enforcement agencies and the state machinery, the menace of terrorism was eliminated and peace was restored. This resumed the commercial interest of local and international investors and tourists from around the world as they made their way to explore the megacity. 

Summing up, its safe to say that Karachi has everything to offer, whether you are here as a tourist, investor or planning to make this city your home, Karachi will always be welcoming. If you haven’t been here then it’s the time to pack your bag and explore the City of Lights. Reach out to Zifan Hotel & Suites to get a real feel of Karachi’s hospitality end enjoy a luxurious stay without breaking the bank. For reservations or details, contact us at +92 (21) 34322140-43 or leave us a message at info@zifanhotels.com.