Even I didn’t knew about them earlier!
Photo submitted by @uzair2128 Derawar Fort is a large square #fortress in #Bahawalpur, #Punjab, #Pakistan. The forty #bastions of #Derawar are visible for many miles in the Cholistan #Desert. The walls have a circumference of 1,500 meters and stand up to 30 meters high. Submit your photos to us by using the hashtag #dawndotcom. #derawarfort #fort #cholistandesert #travel #photography #tourism #travelphotography #heritage #history
Apart from being the 12th largest city of Pakistan, Bahawalpur is a former princely state where you can still find the glorious monuments erected by Nawabs of the region in 18th century.
And not far away from Bahawalpur lies one of South Asia’s largest national park, Lal Suhanra National Park, which is a treat for nature lovers.
So, what are you waiting for? Head over to the link below for the hidden gems of Bahawalpur.
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