An Area Guide to Bahria Town, Karachi
Bahria Town Karachi is a gated community developed by Malik Riaz and Bahria Town Group. Covering a total land area of 45,000 acres, Bahria Town is situated 19 kilometres away from the Malir Link Road and 25 minutes away from Jinnah International Airport. As of now, this gated community is still under construction. Once completed, it is expected to be home to one million people. The estimated cost of construction is around $1 billion.
Even though most of the residential zones of Bahria Town are still under construction, the society is in great demand due to its already developed commercial areas and its world-class facilities.
Subdivision of Bahria Town Karachi
Bahria Town Karachi is divided into 31 precincts.
There are residential plots of 125, 250 and 500 sq. ft in all the precincts. The society is also home to farmhouses of 4,000 to 8,000 sq. ft yards plots. Moreover, you will also be able to find house for rent in Bahria Town Karachi. Total subdivisions of this area are as follows:
|Bahria Sports City|
|Grand Jamia Mosque|
|Bahria Karachi Golf Club|
|Bahria Future Projects Agency|
Price Trends in Bahria Town Karachi
Whether you are looking for commercial plots or an apartment for rent in Bahria Town Karachi, you will find plethora of options to choose from. Following are the tables that enlist the price trends in this neighbourhood.
|Size (sq. ft.)||Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)|
|Size (sq. ft.)||Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)|
Built-up Residential Properties
Below mentioned are the average prices of houses for sale in Bahria Town Karachi.
|Subtype||Size||Avg Sale Price|
|Emergency Places||Contact Information|
|Civil Hospital||992 15960|
|Edhi Welfare Centre||241 3232|
|Aga Khan University Hospital||493 0051|
|Lawyers for Human Rights and Legal Aid||
Attractions in Bahria Town Karachi
Bahria town in Pakistan is well-known for its modern infrastructure, signature services, high security, and clean streets. Another thing that is common in all Bahria Towns is its tourist attractions.
One of the most beautiful attractions in Bahria Town Karachi is Grand Jamia Mosque. The Mosque is still under construction and is expected to be completed in near future. When completed, it will be Pakistan’s largest and the world’s third-largest mosque, according to capacity.
Bahria Town Karachi is also home to an under-construction cricket stadium known as Rafi Cricket Stadium. Once completed, it will be the largest in Pakistan.
Jinnah Avenue is also located in Bahria Town Karachi. Modelled after the famous Sheikh Bin Zayed Road, Jinnah Avenue connects different zones of the gated community.
Another delightful attraction in this gated community is ‘Carnival Karachi’, which is an entertainment centre for families, providing a range of entertaining events and activities, including open parks, events, and fun rides. The spot has to offer many eating options, including Pizza Hut, Koyla Karahi, Burger King, The Cave, Istanbul, and The Creamery.
Restaurants in Bahria Town Karachi
Even though the project is relatively new and under development, there are still a lot of restaurants and other eating spots. There are many Pakistani, Indian and fast food restaurants serving delicious cuisines.
Some of the famous restaurants in Bahria Town include:
- Ginsoy Extreme Chinese
- Cave Restaurant
- Istanbul Grill
- Cafeela Bahria Town
- VIP Usmania Restaurant
Transport in Bahria Town Karachi
Apart from top quality restaurants and attractions, Bahria Town’s sightseeing bus service is also amazing for visitors and residents.
Transportation to other areas of the city is a concerning factor, as all the residents have to commute by their private vehicles or ride-hailing services. Recognizing the necessity of free shuttle service to Sohrab Goth and Malir among the residents, Bahria Town Karachi has inaugurated these two projects.
After seeing the necessity for mobility, Bahria Town established its own bus service. However, it is only available on weekends and provides double-decker buses for residents and visitors of Bahria Town. The Bahria Carnival is where these buses begin their voyage and the bus fare is very low, at only Rs30. These bus services are used by all of the major tourist sites, including the Bahria Night Safari, Grand Jamia Mosque, Rafi Cricket Stadium, Bahria Adventura, and Dancing Fountain.
Free Shuttle Service
Two FREE shuttle buses to Malir and Sohrab Goth have started running from Bahria Town Karachi. Everyone will benefit from it since it will function as a pick-up and drop-off service for them. You can take one bus to Malir Halts (Printing Press) and the other bus to Sohrab Goth.
Bus No. 1: Bahria Town Karachi to Malir Halts
Bus No. 2: Bahria Town Karachi to Sohrab Goth