Peshawar is the capital of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa , and the administrative centre and central economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated in a large valley near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass. Known as "City on the Frontier", Peshawar's strategic location on the crossroads of Central Asia and South Asia has made it one of the most culturally vibrant and lively cities in the greater region. Peshawar is irrigated by various canals of the Kabul River and by its right tributary, the Bara River. Peshawar has evolved into one of Pakistan's most...
|Area:||485.3 sq. mi.|
|Time zone:||Pakistan Time Zone|
|Also known as:||Peshawar, Pakistan|