The capital of Bahawalpur district in Punjab (Pakistan), Bahawalpur is famous for its rich Islamic heritage, laid-back attractions and a charming atmosphere. Though founded by a Nawab in 1748, the origin of this city dates back to thousands of years, making it a refined heritage destination of Punjab. On a trip to Bahawalpur, visitors can explore the famous Noor Mahal palace, visit the ancient Derawar Fort and catch a glimpse of the archaeological finds near this place or spend leisurely hours in Lal Suhanra National Park- one of the rare natural safari parks in Pakistan. The Sadiq Ghar Palace, Darbar Mahal and Gulzar Mahal are some of the most popular royal palaces in Bahawalpur. When in Bahawalpur, travellers can discover treasures of the Bahawalpur Museum and Bahawalpur National Library that exhibits a rare collection of coins, documents, manuscripts, stone carvings and camel skin paintings belonging to bygone eras. Shahi Bazaar and Machli Bazaar are among the most important shopping centres in the city. The town is also known for its authentic art creations, embroidery, hand-woven carpets and exquisite pottery. Attracting history-lovers from around the world, this city leaves its visitors longing for more. Booking a discounted travel package from MakeMyTrip would make it very easy for travellers to discover the wonders of this place.