In Pakistan, numerous skyscrapers reach extreme heights. The Habib Bank Plaza was Karachi’s first skyscraper when it was constructed in 1963. Since then, a period of taller construction has begun, surpassing the height of the highest plaza ever built.
There are approximately 20 buildings in Pakistan that are either already constructed or are being built to incredible heights of 100 meters and above. The majority of our country’s tallest buildings are located in the vicinity of Karachi, then Islamabad, our capital. In terms of tall buildings, Lahore comes in third.
Here are The Top 10 Tallest Buildings in Pakistan 2023:
1. Bahria Icon Tower — Karachi
With 70 floors, this building is the tallest in Pakistan. Karachi is home to the magnificent 320-meter-tall Bahria Icon Tower. Mr. Malik Riaz, a well-known tycoon in the construction industry, is the owner of this tower. This stunning tower contains numerous shopping centers and apartments.
2. Bakht Tower — Karachi
This stunning tower, which is 145 meters tall, is located in Karachi. The 27-story tower just opened this year. 2015 saw the completion of this tower.
3. Ocean Towers — Karachi
The Mall or The Sofitel Hotel Plaza were the previous names for this tower. Being close to the sea and Clifton, the building offers a lovely exterior view.
This skyscraper was constructed over a period of seven years, from 2007 to 2014. This tower has 30 floors and a height of 120 meters. This massive project cost 7 billion Pakistani rupees.
4. MCB Tower — Karachi
With 29 floors, this beauty is also located in Karachi. It has a huge height of 116m and was constructed in 2005.
5. Ufone Tower — Islamabad
Now it’s Islamabad’s turn, where this tower is located in the luscious Blue Area. Ufone Tower, which is 113 meters tall, is in fifth place. The construction of this 24-story tower began in 2005 and was finished in 2011.
Pakistan Telecommunication Trust constructed the structure, and Nespak provided the overall design.
6. Centaurus — Islamabad
This 110 meters tall man-made structure in Islamabad’s grounds reaches for the sky. This massive structure has three skyscrapers that are each connected to a shopping center. The total cost of this monument, which consists of two 32-floor buildings, was $350 million. 2005 saw the beginning of its construction, which was finished in 2011.
The Centaurus Mall, which is currently the largest mall in Pakistan, is located nearby this skyscraper. Centaurus Corporate Tower, Centaurus Residential Tower 1, and Centaurus Residential Tower 2 are the names of the three skyscrapers. There are shopping centers, business buildings, apartments, and a five-star hotel there.
7. Center Point Tower — Islamabad
Another tower with an estimated height of 110 meters can be found in Islamabad. The tower, which has 28 floors, started operating in 2013.
8. Bahria Town Tower — Karachi
This stunning structure, which was built in 2012, is situated in Karachi. The 108-meter height of this 27-floor structure. Officially, Bahria Town is the one who built it. In May 2012, Bahria Town, Pakistan’s largest real estate investor, received 5 awards.
9. Mega G4 Corporate Tower — Karachi
This tall tower is 108 meters tall, the same height as Bahria Town Tower. This building, which was constructed in Karachi and opened for business in 2016, is located there. The Corporate Tower has a total of 27 floors.
10. Arfa Software Technology Park — Lahore
Previously, this place was called Software Technology Park. This stunning structure is situated on Ferozepur Road within the city limits of Lahore. This building’s construction began in 2006 and was completed in 2012. It is Punjab’s largest IT Park in terms of size and scope of technology.
This technology park has 17 floors and a total height of 106 meters. It is a great honor for this skyscraper that the Punjab Information Technology Board owns this park.