Pakistan City: Quetta
The capital and largest city of Beljistan – Quetta (QUETTA) is rarely visited by foreign tourists due to relative inaccessibility.
The city received his name from the word "Kushutta", What means "fortress". This will no doubt correspond to reality – surrounded from all sides by the impressive hills of Childan, Takatu, Murdar and Zarghun, the city is really similar to the fort. Quetta is famous for its ancient monuments, wide shady boulevards, a variety of samples of British colonial architecture, magnificent landscapes of surrounding areas and an unimaginable mixture of peoples inhabiting both the city itself and the surrounding area. And, unlike Karachi, most of its attractions can be easily bypass.
The main decorations of Cvette are the impressive Archaeological Museum of Beloohistan (a collection of old weapons, manuscripts, prehistoric clayware and various finds made on the archaeological excavations of Mehgra, open from 9.00 to 15.00 Every day), Geological Museum near the University of Belukhistan, Command-end-College Museum (British Military History) in the building of the old headquarters of Marshal Montgomery, Library of the Council of Arts of Belujistan, Old Fort, Askan Parks and Liacat, Overview On the hill Childan and many colorful bazaars of the city, considered the best in the country to buy beautiful Pakistani carpets, as well as products from marble and onyx.
The chief commercial center of Cvette is the city of Ginn Road through the entire city, on which the tourist information center is located, many banks, restaurants and shops. In parallel, she runs Shahhar-and-Warghoon – a long shady boulevard, on which many old buildings are concentrated, including the house of the governor, the post office, the office of the telecommunications company, and so on. The most colorful bazaars of Cvette are located in Shahra-I-Ikbal (Bazaar Kandahari) and Shahra-I-Liacat (Markets of Liacat and Suraj-Gank).
Around the city you can find many unique natural and historical monuments. Near Quetta, there is a stunningly beautiful lake Hannah, many areas of recreation in the Valley of Urak, the resort Ziarat in the heart of the Relician juniper forest (the best sports base of the region for trekking and mountaineering, 133 km from CVETTA). National Park Khazarganji Childan (20 km south-west of KVETTU) by itself deserves separate attention – this is not only an environmental zone of more than 40 thousand acres, protecting mountain forests and meadows, but also a unique archaeological zone. The name of the park itself is translated as "Thousand treasure" – According to legends, in the valleys and caves of these mountains, the treasures of Scythian, Mongolian and Belukh tribes, held by these edges in their conquering campaigns. It is also a good recreation park in a narrow Valley of the Carhas (10 km west of Cleette) with its luxurious coniferous forests, the Valley of the Pehins with its numerous gardens that irrigated "Karaca" (Underground watercourses like afghan "Kyarizov", in the same time "Karaca" Here are the names of all Springs), artificial lake Dama Hushdil-Khan, Picty-Ghaib Waterfall (70 km from Quetta), Ruins of Fort Legendary World Chacker Khan Rinda near the ancient city of Sibi (163 km from CVETTA).