City Tour Buses to ply in Islamabad/Rawalpindi within two weeks: PTDC

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) City Tour Bus Service will ply in twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi within two weeks as preparations are in final stages.

Talking to the state-run news agency in Islamabad, the Managing Director PTDC Chaudhry Abdul Ghafoor said PTDC had had seven city tour buses, among them, one bus almost was ready including its decoration.

“We are planning to inaugurate this service at Pak- China friendship center,” he said.

The managing director PTDC said that artists are busy in designing these buses which would soon provide pick and drop to the tourists to various famous tourists resorts of twin cities including Faisal Mosque, Zoo, Rawal Lake, F-9 park, Lok Virsa, Children Park as well as Ayub Park in Rawalpindi and Taxila Museum on weekends.

Ghafoor said discounted packages would be offered specially to the students.

The managing director said that City Tour Buses would have all facilities as per International standard.

“If the pilot project gets success, then the number of buses will also be increased by running three to four days a week,” he said.