A Project of
Humshehri: Thinking Pakistan's History
Thinking Pakistan's History
Mapping the landscape of Pakistan through the physical, economic and political geography of its provinces and regions as well as exploring its important cities and places. Discover more in the sections below.
The largest province in Pakistan is also the most sparsely populated and rich with natural resources.
Go to Balochistan
Located in the northwestern corner of Pakistan, KPK consists of settled and tribal areas.
Go to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
The second largest province in Pakistan is home to more than half the country’s population, and is known as the
Land of Five Rivers.
Go to Punjab
The third largest province in Pakistan derives its name from the Sanskrit name for the Indus River.
Go to Sindh
Azad Jammu & Kashmir
A region located in the northeast of Pakistan, Azad Jammu & Kashmir is a semi-independent territory.
Go to AJK
The northern-most region of Pakistan is the meeting point of the three tallest mountain ranges in the world.
Go to Gilgit Baltistan