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Living in Haripur, Pakistan:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit Haripur, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked four people living in Haripur what someone who is considering moving to or visiting there should know. Here are their pros and cons, tips, and advice:

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Haripur is a historical city of Hazara division. It dates back to the Gandhara civilization 200-250 BC. It is located on a very important geographical location; it has four rivers, Siran River, Hero River, River Dour and last but definitely not least, the historic Indus River. The district has one of the big water reservoirs Tarbeela Dam along with small dams like Khan Pur Dam, Khal Dam, Bhutari Dam. The name of the city belongs to a Sikh warrior “Hari Singh” whose name is mentioned on the list of the best generals of the world. He is the only general that defeated Pakhtoons of Peshawar.

Ishtiaq Hussain, says: 2024

Haripur is well known for its natural beauty, people are welcoming, foods are in demand. It is a large city comprising 50 villages having all facilities. In a survey, Haripur came on no.1 for its highest literacy rates. One can find this city so worthy to move because of its reputation.

Ibtesam, says: 2020

Haripur is a beautiful and ancient city of Hazara division, KPK, Pakistan. It is on Shahra-e-Resham, about 65 km north of Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan and 35 km south of Abbottabad, a fascination for tourists from worldwide. It is named on a sikh General Hari Singh. It is hilly plain area and famous for its red blood oranges n fresh river water fish.

Fatima, says: 2020

Before anyone visits Haripur, know the climatic condition of the city and how far it is from Islamabad. The visitor should know whether the city is beautiful enough and worth seeing. Some of the visitors are interested in the cultural values and overall atmosphere of the place where they are planning to go.

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