Pakistan – Essentials

Visitors to Pakistan should be sure to take note of any travel advisories issued by their home country. When interacting with local Pakistani’s it is advised to refrain or be cautious when speaking about highly sensitive topics such as religion, politics and India. The Pakistani people pride themselves on hospitality to guests, however is still a conservative country. It is advisable for women to wear long skirts or trousers in public. Visitors are generally discouraged from drinking tap water; boiled or filtered (or bottled) water is preferred.