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Stop At: Kharadar & Methadar Traffic Section (D. S. P.), M. A. Jinnah Rd, Bolton Market Ghulam Hussain Kasim Quarters, Karachi, Karachi City, Sindh, Pakistan

The neighbourhood was named after one of two gates to the old city of Karachi built in 1729 – the other being Mitha Dar or "Sweet Gate," (referring to the potable, fresh water of the Lyari River) which is now the name of the neighborhood adjacent to the northern edge of Kharadar. Both gates were torn down in 1860 after the British conquered Sindh 13 years earlier.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Merewether Clock Tower, I.I Chundrigar Rd, Seari Quarters, Karachi, Karachi City, Sindh, Pakistan

Designed by James Strachan, the Municipal Engineer, the foundation stone was laid by the Governor of Bombay, Sir James Fergusson in 1884. It was constructed in 1886 and is now located at the intersection of M.A. Jinnah Road and I.I. Chundrigar Road. It was formally opened to the public in 1892 by the Commissioner in Sind, Sir Evan James.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Wazir Mansion, Newneham Road Kharadar, Karachi Pakistan

Wazir Mansion is known officially as Quaid-i-Azam Birthplace Museum is a former family home in the Kharadar district of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan which is considered the birthplace of the country's founder, Muhammad Ali Jinnah.

"It was built during 1860-1870 with stone masonry in lime and jute mortar to suit the volatile weather of Karachi.

Duration: 20 minutes
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  • Not wheelchair accessible
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