Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Islamabad awaits you

Take a vacation to Islamabad and enjoy the area's culture, art galleries and monuments. Renowned for its lake, biking and musicals, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Islamabad

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Islamabad a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bahria Zoo (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Butterfly Valley Golf & Country Club (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Islamabad

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Islamabad is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rawal Lake (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Daman-e-Koh (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Fatima Jinnah Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Bari Imam Cave (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Pir Sohawa (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Pindi Point (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Islamabad

Fly into Islamabad (ISB-Benazir Bhutto Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Islamabad, PK?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 31 vacation rentals near Islamabad. From 4 Houses to 26 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Islamabad for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Islamabad?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Islamabad. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rawal Lake: 32 vacation rentals
  • Faisal Mosque: 32 vacation rentals
  • International Islamic University: 32 vacation rentals
  • Lok Virsa Museum: 32 vacation rentals
  • Golfa Sharif Mausoleum: 32 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Islamabad listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Islamabad?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 4 Houses in Islamabad. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Islamabad include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 26 rentals available
  • Studios: 26 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Islamabad?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 3 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Islamabad. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.