ABOUT BAHRIA ORCHARD, LAHORE
Sitting on the edge of Raiwind Road, Bahria Orchard, Lahore is one of the latest real-estate projects of the popular, Bahria Town. The community boasts all the modern housing amenities and retail facilities with round-the-clock availability of electricity and other utilities including gas, water, telephone and internet service.
The land of style and elegance, Bahria Orchard is adorned with gleaming lights, green belts, smooth, well-kept roads, and charming fields of greenery, spanning all around.
Secured gated community with 24/7 surveillance, and high-end security systems, Bahria Orchard is a master-planned housing project that surpasses all the habitable dwelling standards.
The neighbourhood offers its residents the most desirable, safe and sound community lifestyle with a fusion of parks, mosques, a well-designed golf course, zoo, top-class commercial areas, a hospital and a school that meets the highest international standards.
Moreover, glitzy malls, high-rise apartment blocks, magnificent green spaces, and an aesthetic entrance boulevard that opens up with a themed landscaped park are some of the distinctive features that set Bahria Orchard apart from other realty projects of Pakistan.
The availability of numerous houses, flats, plots, and commercial properties with matchless infrastructure draw families seeking trendy yet peaceful abode amid a serene surrounding. It also attracts investors looking for significant capital appreciation against their investment.
Gloriously unique in all respects, Bahria Orchard is truly an ideal choice for homebuyers and well-heeled investors.
AT A GLANCE
- Modern housing project nestled in the midst of peaceful surrounding
- Gated community featuring a complete network of security, conservation services and janitorial staff
- Grid station with underground electricity system
- Provision of gas, water, sewerage and other utilities
- A themed entrance park with Orchard Falls
- Community parks and zoo, community centre and club, theatre, and mini golf course
- International standard hospital, schools, and commercial areas
- Grand Jamia Mosque within the society
- Development plan also includes modern malls, restaurants, and banks
- Efficient transport services with a large fleet of modern buses
- Numerous properties are available at market competitive prices
- Peaceful, pristine and upbeat community lifestyle
- A seemingly worthwhile investment and residential opportunity
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Driving within Bahria Orchard would be a pleasurable experience since the development is enriched with neat and smooth roads, green belts, overhead lights and delightful landscaped boulevards. Above all, the community’s extensive road networks ensure connectivity with all the significant areas of the city. Besides, special bus services are available with a large fleet of modern buses that provide transport services between Bahria Town and Lahore’s urban areas to facilitate residents.
As for public transportation, there are several bus stops nearby, along with an easy accessibility to other mediums such as autos, taxis and app-based ride-hailing services. You will need to drive about 8 minutes to arrive at Pajiyan Bus Stop, located on Raiwind Road in Pajian.
Moreover, it is around a 9 to 10 minutes’ drive to reach LCPS Bus Stop (LCPS Entrance) in Pajian, Tibba Bus Stop near Tibba Bur Singh and Haier Bus Stop, both of which are on Raiwind Road, Pajian. Degree College Bus Stop on Lahore Road in Raiwind and Phatak Bus Stop on Raiwind Road in Raiwind are both reachable in almost 15 minutes by car.
Luckily for intercity travellers, Raiwind and Jia Bagga Train Station are only 17 to 18 minutes’ drive away, while Kahna Railway Station in Nangar Kana Kacha takes almost half an hour to reach via car. Such wide availability of private and public transport in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore makes it more family-friendly residential settlement.
Markets in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Bahria Orchard is decked with premier commercial areas boasting a plethora of corner stores, greengrocers, electronic shops, supermarkets and chemists. Several commercial buildings such as Orchard Heights and The Arena are near completion, while many are underway. Besides, residents can conveniently visit markets located in the neighbouring communities within a short drive. With the presence of so many shops and markets in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore, residents would find no difficulty in shopping for daily essentials.
For starters, some of the shops in Bahria Orchard include the following: Smart Mobiles & Computers, an excellent electronic store in 32 H New Awami Villas, Block D; AA Mart in Eastern District; Mini Mart & Photocopy Store beside AA Mart; Mehran Electric and Hardware Store in Block B; Aleem Electronics 2 in Shop No. 24 Orchard Heights, Central District; NR Meat Shop in Tower No. 30, Shop No. 2, Eastern District; Aslam Super Store in Northern District; Freshly in Commercial Zone, The Arena, Plaza 94, Central District; and Super Mart General Store in Eastern District.
Other than shops and stores, there are three major pharmacies operational in Bahria Orchard namely Agha Khan University Hospital Pharmacy in Block G, Chemist Pharmacy in Central District and Medix Pharmacy in Northern District.
You will also come across a great number of general stores and mini shops located around Bahria Orchard within a short drive. For instance, Hafiz Aqeel General Store, Nomi General Store, Adnan Jameel Garments, and Bismillah General Store are all present in Pajian, some 9 to 10 minutes away. Other general stores include Haier Store on Raiwind Road, Khaadi Liberty Market in Shop No. 19 Ashrafi Tower, Commercial Zone, Rachna Block, Chinar Bagh and M'S Mart and Yousuf Store in Kot Araian are reachable within 10 minutes by car. M'S Mart is an all-inclusive store, well-stocked with routine supplies, groceries, snacks, beverages, cosmetics and other miscellaneous staples.
Residents looking to visit large markets present outside Bahria Orchard can head to Al Habib Market or Al-Barkat Supermarket in Raiwind and Mughal Market in Mull. They are all around 15 to 16 minutes from the community. A wide range of household commodities and basic everyday items are available in these markets. Mughal Market, however, is also home to a few banks, mosques and restaurants. Moreover, Rana Khalid Market and Imtiaz Fabrics, a fabulous men’s clothing store, are present on Sunder Industrial Estate Road, while SMDC Book Shop and SMC Fruit Shop are operational in Jati Umrah. All these markets are a 17-minute drive from Bahria Orchard. Rehmat Market, on the other hand, needs 20 minutes’ drive to reach. It is also a wonderful clothing market, functional in Raiwind.
Nevertheless, it’ll take you more or less half an hour’s drive to reach the markets of Bahria Town. These include Gardenia Market, based in Sector C, Gulmahar Block and a local market located in Ramkot Minor, Janiper Block Sector C. The former is a useful neighbourhood market, stocking fundamental materials, vegetables and groceries. It is home to several milk shops, general stores, hardware stores, construction material shops, and gas stations.
Additionally, Bahria Town boasts a multitude of shops in its commercial zone. A few examples include Scribble (Stationery & Beyond) in 112-A, Sector C, New Electra Traders (Lighting store) in 51-E, Nishter Block, Liberty Sports (outdoor sports store) in Sector C, Jasmine Block, Maria's Furniture Store in Plot 461, Jasmine Block, Sector C, Master Molty Foam Store and The Paint Shop in Sector C, Tulip Block. Some more examples are Prime Departmental Store in Sector B, Multimart Grocery Store in 59 Commercial Area, Maj. Aziz Bhatti Ave E, Umer Block, Kids Camp on 666 Maj. Aziz Bhatti Ave E, Safari Block, Sector B, and Bahria Mart (under-construction) on Azam Bhati Avenue, Violet Block. All these are somewhere around half an hour’s drive away.
In a similar time, you can visit markets in neighbouring communities. To illustrate, C Block Market in Block C, DHA, EME Sector, Jinnah Market in Khayaban-e-Jinnah, Block F, Architects Engineers Housing Society, Al Madinah Market in Sheikh Kot, Valencia D Block Market in Valancia Town, PGSHF Market in Block C, PGSHS 1, G-5 Market on Street 10, Block G5, Wapda Town, Phase 1, G-3 Market in Block G3, Wapda Town, Phase 1, Main Market on Main Ave, Block K, Wapda Town, Sardar Market in Chimbranwali Jhuggi, and Gulshan-e-Lahore Market on Tariq Ismaeel Road, Gulshan-e-Lahore Block A. All of them are well supplied with an extensive variety of commodities of common use.
There are also plenty of medical stores around Bahria Orchard, accessible within a few minutes’ drive. To name a few, ANMC Medical Store, Rasheed Medical Store, and Gillani Medical Store are based in Kot Araian, reachable anywhere in around 11 minutes. Unique Medical Store in Chanar Courts is roughly 14 minutes away. Adil Medical Store on Main Sunder Industrial Estate Road near Raiwind, and Prime Pharmacy & Animal Health in Raiwind are around 15 minutes away. Punjab Medical Store, situated at Adda Plot Roundabout, Raiwind Road, and Servaid Pharmacy, located on Lake City Main Blvd, Block M-1 Lake City, can be reached within 16 minutes. Lastly, Bhatti Medical Store and Pharmacy Plus on Raiwind Road are almost an 18-minute drive away.
Mosques in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Taking the car out to drive all the way up to the mosque seriously bothers residents who prefer joining congregations five times a day. Thankfully, there will be no such inconvenience since a good number of mosques are present in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore. Most of all, nearly every phase and block of the community is planned to boast several spacious, well-designed and air-conditioned mosques. This will facilitate residents immensely as they can reach mosques within just a few minutes’ walk.
For instance, there is Bahria Town Office Masjid in Block B, Phase 2. The phase is also home to Central Avenue Mosque. Some more mosques in the society include Bahria Orchard Masjid in Central District, Bahria Orchard New Masjid in Block J, Aks Shahi Masjid in Central District near Raiwand Road, and Jamia Masjid in Ahsan C Block Phase 2.
Several mosques are present outside the community at a short driving distance. It takes approximately 6 minutes to reach Jamia Masjid Noor, based in Manak, close to Bahria Orchard. Moreover, Masjid Sarkare Madina in Pajian, Masjid Salahuddin and Mazaar in Kot Araian and Masjid Al Hamid in Tibba Bur Singh are reachable in anywhere between 8 to 10 minutes. Finally, Masjid Khulfa-e-Rashideen in Kot Araian, and Masjid Baitul Eman, present near Rohi Nala Bypass Kasur can be reached in almost 12 minutes by car.
Schools, Colleges And Universities in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
A society with schools and institutions attracts families and investors alike. Even more, housing experts and realtors emphasise many benefits of living next to, or near, educational centres. Quite fortunately, many schools, colleges and universities are located in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore.
Firstly, the society is home to Bahria Town School (Orchard Campus), precisely in Central District, Phase 1. With global and advanced academic techniques, Bahria Town School provides education from playgroup level to A-levels/Matriculation and Intermediate. The educational facility is associated with the Cambridge International Examination Board and Lahore Board.
Besides, there are many schools located a short drive away from Bahria Orchard. You’ll need to drive for at least 5 minutes to reach Govt. Primary School, based in Manak. Other notable institutes include One World High School sited in Christian Colony, Manak Village near Raiwand Road, can be driven to in 6 minutes, while it takes somewhat 8 minutes to reach Siddique Memorial School present in Manak, and Dar-e-Arqam School located on Raiwind Road, Mehran Block, Chinar Bagh.
One of the most prestigious private schools, The Smart School has also its campuses nearby. The Samanabad Campus of the school are present on Rohi Nala Road, about 9 minutes away, whereas its Raiwind Campus can be reached in about 10 minutes by car.
The school is known for its quality educational and co-curricular practice. It follows student-centred learning techniques and international curriculum.
In addition, it will take you approx. 10 minutes to reach Karmanwala School and Ven Gate School System. Both are based in Pajian. Govt. High School, located on Raiwind Road, Arayian Pind near Jati Umrah can be reached in 11 minutes. However, all the schools mentioned below are reachable anywhere between 14 to 16 minutes:
- Saeed Safdar Free Education Trust School in Government Officers Chs A & B
- Government Girls Primary School in Bhai Kot
- Unique High School and Science Academy (Adda Plot Campus) in Block J, Fazaia Housing Society
- Khadija Tul Kubra School (Boys Campus) in Raiwind
- Oasis School and Misali Public School in Raiwind
- Froebel's International School in Lake City, Service Road
Moreover, there are some of the top-rated schools in Bahria Town that are reachable within half an hour via car:
- Mazen Schools (Turkish Standard in Education) in Sheikh Kot near Eiffel Tower
- Bahria Town School (Sector C Campus) in Sector C, Janiper Block
- Beaconhouse School in Juniper Block, Sector C
- Cornerstone School in Electrical Engineering Block in Canal View Residency Sector A
- Unique High School & Academy (Bahria Town Campus) in 212, Superior Services Society
Speaking of the most popular schools in the city, Allied School (Toheed Campus) in Chamrupur, near Raiwind Road can be reached in some 20 minutes, Learners Nest School in TIP Cooperative Society, Main Boulevard Khayaban-e-Amin is roughly 23 minutes away, and PakTurk Int'l Schools and Colleges in Dream Gardens is almost a 25-minute drive away.
Colleges are also located at a reasonable driving distance for all the residents of Bahria Orchard. You can reach Govt. Degree College for Men in around 13 minutes. It is functional on Raiwind Road, Jodhu Dhir, Ashrafi Town. Superior College (Sundar Road Campus) in Raiwind and Punjab College on Lahore Road, Raiwind are roughly 14 to 15 minutes away. Further, Raiwind is also home to Japan Polytechnic Institute, about 17 minutes away, and Sundar Industrial Estate houses Government Advance Technical Training Institute (TEVTA), somewhat 18 minutes away.
It will take you anywhere around 24 to 25 minutes to reach three more colleges including Government Degree College for Women in Raiwind, Government College of Technology in Bhobtian, and Ghazali Premier College on Sunder Industrial Estate Road.
Like schools, there are also scores of colleges present in Bahria Town, accessible within around half an hour’s drive. Some of them include Bahria Town College for Girls, situated at Beijing Blvd, Sector A, Akhtar Saeed Medical & Dental College, sited in Sector C, Tulip Block, and Punjab College (Bahria Town Campus), located on Ace Indigo Road, near Link Multan Road. Further, Cadet College Lahore, situated near Main Multan Road, opposite Bahria Town, Maraka Village, and KIPS College, settled on Canal Bank Road, Block A, PAEC Foundation Housing Project, are also more or less half an hour’s drive away.
Moving towards universities, Nur International University and Saeeda Waheed FMH College of Nursing are the nearest with only 8 minutes of driving distance. They are located near Raiwind Road, close to the Central District of Bahria Orchard. The former provides education in multiple disciplines including social sciences as well as applied sciences, while the latter is a well-esteemed nursing institute accredited by the Pakistan Nursing Council (PNC). Nonetheless, it takes a drive of around 10 to 12 minutes to reach Lahore College of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Raiwind, Lahore Institute of Health Science in Tibba Bur Singh, and Superior University in Kot Araian. There’s Sharif College in Jati Umra, about 16 to 18 minutes away.
Some universities located at a drive of more than 15 minutes include Al Habib Institute of Medical Sciences on Sunder Road - just about 16 minutes away, Virtual University (Raiwind Campus) in Raiwind - 17 minutes away, Riphah International University in Chamrupur, Raiwind Road - around 19 minutes, and Beaconhouse National University (Tarogil Campus) in Beacon House Society - almost 21 minutes away, and The University Of Faisalabad (Lahore Campus) present close to the intersection of Raiwand Road and Defence Road - also 21 minutes away.
Banks in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Community banks benefit not only you and your family, but also your business and entire society. That said, it is quite convenient for the residents to have several branches of reputable banks in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore. There is Escorts Investment Bank in Block B, near Raiwand Road, Allied Bank (Bahria Orchard Branch), MCB, and UBL are functional in Central District, while Faysal Bank Ltd. can be found in Eastern District.
Aside from all these banks inside the area, banks located outside are accessible within minutes as well. For instance, the ATM booth of Bank Al Habib, situated near Superior University, Raiwind Road is a 13-minute drive, while HBL’s ATM in Jati Umra is reachable in about 15 to 16 minutes. You can find Meezan Bank on Lahore Road also around 15 minutes away.
All the banks listed below can be reached anywhere between 20 to 24 minutes:
- Alfalah Bank Islamic Ltd. on Raiwind Road, near Railway Station
- JS Bank Sunder Industrial Estate Branch in Commercial Plot No. 7, Sundar Industrial Estate
- National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) in Ahmed Market, Mian Jee Abdullah Road, Raiwind,
- Soneri Bank in Block K-1, Valencia
Clinics and Hospitals in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
There is no doubt that the availability of healthcare facilities brings countless advantages to residents. Living near clinics and hospitals is simply a farsighted investment. Thankfully, finding clinics and hospitals in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore is no hassle.
Firstly, Bahria Orchard hosts a fully equipped, massive hospital built according to global standards namely Bahria International Hospital. It stands in Central District, near Raiwind Road. The hospital is a state of the art healthcare facility with modern machines and top of the line infrastructure. With the help of advanced medical equipment and expert medical professionals, facility ensures effective preventive care with ambulance services and emergency centres active around the clock.
Bahria International Hospital’s medical complex covers nearly all the imperative areas of medical facilities, diagnostic technological services, and therapeutic services. Centre for Liver and Biliary Sciences, departments of Anaesthesia, Dermatology, Pathology, Gynaecology, Dentistry, Nephrology, clinical psychology and psychiatry centre, cardiac centre, kidney, and diabetic centres are a few departments to name. Besides, the hospital is also home to Begum Akhtar Rukhsana Memorial Trust Hospital Orchard.
Even so, residents can head to clinics located outside within a short drive. It takes nearly 15 minutes to arrive at Taimoor Medical and Ultrasound Clinic, based in Chanar Courts, and 16 minutes to reach Shakoor Children Clinic, sited on Sunder Road, Raiwind. However, Dr. M. Usman Sarwar Clinic can be reached in 17 minutes. It is an orthopaedic clinic, functional in Block A, AWT Housing Scheme, Phase 2. Moreover, Raiwand Markaz Clinic in Tablighi Markaz, Raiwind, and Al Hijama Clinic in Rana Jaffer Market, Shop No. 10, near Lahore Sweets, Main Tabligi Markaz, Raiwind, are almost an 18-minute drive away. Furthermore, Dr. Younas Homeopathic Clinic in Karwal, Karyal, is reachable in 19 minutes, Asmara Clinic and Ultrasound Centre in Raiwind, is about 22 minutes away, and Sufia Clinic in Sector C, Nargis Block, Bahria Town can be accessed in 23 minutes.
Concerning hospitals near the area, Cancer Care Hospital, being constructed near Rohi Nala Bypass, is the closest. It will be a well-equipped cancer hospital, reachable within an 11-minute drive. In addition, there is Sharif Medical City Hospital in Jati Umrah, Sharif Medical City Road, roughly 17 minutes’ drive away. The hospital has another campus located on Railway Station Road in Raiwind, around a 20-minute drive away. The medical facility is a 326-bedded hospital with 13 well-developed operating theatres, CSSD, blood bank, and pharmacy services and houses almost all the medical departments. It also serves as a teaching facility for the students of Sharif Medical and Dental College. Other hospitals located nearby include Mumtaz Bakhtawar Hospital in Gul Afshan Society, approx. 26 minutes away, while all the hospitals mentioned below can be reached within more or less half an hour’s drive:
- Union Hospital, located opposite University of Central, Khayaban-e-Jinnah, Iqbal Avenue Housing Society
- Citi Hospital, situated on Defence Road in PGSHS-1
- Life Care Hospital, based in Aa Block, Sector D, Bahria Town
- Bahria International Hospital, operational in Takbeer Block, Sector B, Bahria Town
PROPERTIES IN BAHRIA ORCHARD, LAHORE
According to the master plan of Bahria Orchard, Lahore, there are 1-kanal, 10-marla, 8-marla, and 5-marla plots available in the society. Further, Bahria Orchard also boasts public buildings, open spaces and parks, commercial properties, and graveyard.
Sales Price Trends in Bahria Orchard, Lahore
To determine if a property is a profitable real-estate deal, investors and buyers need to meticulously evaluate the latest property trends of a particular area. Having said so, it is crucial to look over the sales price trends in Bahria Orchard, Lahore, which are illustrated below.
In addition to a large number of properties offered for sale in its different phases, Bahria Orchard also features low-cost scheme for consumers on a budget. The scheme aims to deliver international standard housing options at a lower cost.
Houses for Sale in Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Scores of houses are available for sale in Bahria Orchard, Lahore. The price of 5 marla houses begins somewhere at PKR 48 lakh and can go as high as PKR 1.3 crore. Likewise, the price of 10 marla houses spans between PKR 65 lakh to PKR 2.2 crore. Lastly, to buy a 1 kanal house, you need an estimated budget between PKR 1.8 crore to PKR 2.5 crore.
Flats for Sale in Bahria Orchard, Lahore
A number of flats are also up for sale in Bahria Orchard, Lahore. A studio apartment is priced at approximately PKR 29.43 lakh. Besides, 1-bed unit sells for PKR 28.5 lakh to PKR 45.9 lakh. However, the price of 2-bed units ranges between PKR 29 lakh to PKR 38.25 lakh. Finally, a 3-bed unit can be purchased for PKR 70 lakh.
Plots for Sale in Bahria Orchard, Lahore
There is a plethora of commercial and residential plots available for sale in Bahria Orchard, Lahore. The price of 5 marla plots roughly starts from as little as PKR 10 lakh, going up to as high as PKR 2.5 crore. However, you can buy a 10 marla plot for around PKR 25 lakh to PKR 2.7 crore. Lastly, the price of the plot files ranges between PKR 5 lakh to PKR 1.3 crore.
Rent Price Trends in Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Bahria Orchard also offers several rental opportunities to people looking to rent a property instead of buying outright. The rental prices are influenced by three critical factors including accurate area location, total number of bedrooms and amenities supplemented with the property.
Houses for Rent in Bahria Orchard, Lahore
You can find a considerable number of houses for rent in Bahria Orchard, Lahore. A 5 marla house can be rented anywhere between PKR 22 thousand to PKR 50 thousand per month. However, a 10 marla house can be available for a monthly rent of around PKR 60 thousand. The rental price of 1 kanal houses ranges somewhat between PKR 65 thousand to PKR 70 thousand.
Flats for Rent in Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Flats for rent in Bahria Orchard, Lahore are also available. You would need somewhere around PKR 15 thousand per month to rent a studio apartment or a 1-bed unit. However, the rental prices of 2-bed units start at PKR 17 thousand, going up to PKR 22 thousand per month.
Commercial Properties in Bahria Orchard, Lahore
A good number of commercial properties are offered for sale in Bahria Orchard, Lahore. The prices of the retail shops generally start at PKR 34 lakh and can go up to a maximum of PKR 1.6 crore. The general prices of offices in the community range between PKR 29.25 lakh to PKR 75 lakh. You can also rent a commercial property in Bahria Orchard, Lahore. For example, a shop or an office can be rented for a maximum of PKR 50 thousand per month, while you’ll need around PKR 1.2 lakh per month to rent a commercial building in the community.
MOST POPULAR AREAS IN BAHRIA ORCHARD, LAHORE
Phase 2 is among the most searched areas for buying properties in Bahria Orchard, Lahore as per Zameen’s statistical data. With total online searches of 30.9 % and 14.6%, Phase 1 and Phase 4 follow Phase 2. These phases feature well-priced properties and are equipped with all the essential amenities required by residents.
As for rental trends, Phase 2 of Bahria Orchard is again the most popular area with the highest total searches of 80.2%. Furthermore, people looking to rent a property in the community can also opt for Phase 1 and Phase 4 as they are the most searched localities after Phase 2. Prospective tenants would find all the facilities readily available at their disposal in these phases.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS, AND BAKERIES
Malls in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Shopping alone isn’t the reason why people come to the malls anymore. Upscale malls are now accompanied with theatres, food points and other entertainment options that liven up a community. Such are the features manifested by the malls of Bahira Orchard.
Several malls are now open for public, while many are going through final customary touch-ups. Some top-class commercial centres and malls in Bahria Orchard, Lahore include Orchard Mall in Phase 4, Main Raiwind Road, Orchard Heights in Central District, The Arena, also in the Central District, and Broadway Heights in Northern District. All these malls are the ultimate destination for both family entertainment and superior shopping experience. Featuring stunning architecture, world-class amenities, renowned luxury brands and top-notch entertainment services, these malls are sure to thrill the visitors in an exceptional way.
A good number of malls can be found outside Bahria Orchard too. The journey to Lake City Shopping Mall takes about a 17-minute drive. It is functional in Block M-1, Lake City and considered one of the most impressive malls in Lahore. The mall features contemporary architectural design, big retail brands, a hypermarket, 3D cinema, food court, kids’ entertainment options and ample parking space.
There are some of the finest malls in Bahria Town present at a drive of more or less half an hour from Bahria Orchard. Some of the highlights include The Jasmine Mall in Sector C, Jasmine Block, Jasmine Grand, also known as Jasmine Mall 2 in Lilic Block, Quaid Commercial in front of the Eiffel Tower Replica, SQ 99 Mall in Nishtar Block, Violet Block adjacent to Bahria Mart, facing the Eiffel Tower, and Safari Mall in Eastern Avenue West, Safari Block, Sector B.
Lastly, Emporium Mall by Nishat Group located on Abdul Haque Road, adjacent to Lahore International Expo Centre, Trade Centre Commercial Area, Phase 2 Johar Town, and Amanah Mall, situated on Model Town Link Road, G.E.C.H.S. Phase 2, Muhammadpura, are somewhat a 40- to 42-minute drive away.
Restaurants and Bakeries in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
A restaurants-filled area has its own unique vibe and charm. Since there are many restaurants and bakeries in and near Bahira Orchard, Lahore, residents have a great deal of options to choose from. In the society, they can simply walk to a nearby community restaurant and grab-n-go on the way, or spend a pleasant time with their loved ones, while enjoying the fine ambience.
Some restaurants boasted by Bahria Orchard include The Clove Restaurant & Grill in Block B (it covers a broad menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner), Boulevard Express Restaurant in 2, Central District (Chicken Cashew is the most recommended dish by its frequenters, however, the eatery also excels at barbeque, burgers and pizzas), and Red Chilli in Tower No. 3, Shop No. 4, Eastern District (offers an all-day menu with various barbeque and fast food options). Some more favourites include Pizza Basement, present near Faisal Bank in Eastern District, Burger Chalet in Central District, Pizza Junction in Northern District, and Ice Food & Dry Fruits in Central District, Raiwind Road, Supari Chowk. It is a fantastic ice cream shop. Moreover, Bahria Orchard is also home to Krisco Bakers Delight, precisely based in Office No. 5, Tower No. 3, Commercial Area Main Boulevard, Eastern District.
Residents again have so many choices if they wish to dine out in the restaurants located outside Bahria Orchard. Some examples are discussed here. Punjab Hotel in Pajian is a favourite local eatery, reachable in an 8-minute drive. Altino Food Court in Kot Araian, Raiwind Road, can be reached in 12 minutes by car. New Al Madina Restaurant, serving traditional dishes, is based on Sunder Industrial Estate Road, Bhai Kot, about 14 minutes’ drive away. However, you’ll need almost a 16-minute drive to reach Desi Dhaba, situated on Main Sunder Raiwind Road, near Bhai Kot, Cafe 36, present in Block M-7 Lake City, and Gloria Jeans, functional in Block M-1 Lake City. Further, SMC Restaurant and Cafe BBQ Lawn serve a variety of cuisines. They are based in Jati Umrah and can be driven to in somewhat 17 minutes. Spicy Mango Restaurant needs approx. 23 minutes to reach by car. It is located opposite Valencia Gate 8, near Main Defence Road, Block D, DHA Rahbar Phase 1.
Once more, Bahria Town is home to a plethora of world-famous restaurants and cafés, all of which are anywhere around half an hour’s drive away. Firstly, The Square in Sector B offers a high number of entertainment and fine dining options. Some exceptional restaurant brands featured by The Square include KFC, Red Pepper, Panini Café, Thali, and Maroush. Further, it boasts a Gym by Life Fitness, a Sports Bar, a classy movie theatre, and a few party/wedding halls. Some more popular restaurants hosted by Bahria Town are as follows:
- Crosta11 in 211-B Sector C, Tulip Road (features an extensive menu with various cuisines, while also offering event management services)
- Khokha restaurant (The Pizza Shop) in Sector C, Chambelli Block (a variety of dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner are served here at reasonable prices)
- Flames Grill N Bar in 152/B, Fatima Jinnah Avenue (their fast food, especially steaks are popular dining favourites among locals)
- McDonald's in 27, Block Cc, near Sorahi Chowk
- Zest Restaurant in 194-B, Commercial Area, Jasmine Block (famous for its halwa puri breakfast)
- Manhattan Bites in 66-B, Main Boulevard Commercial Area, Sector C
For more options, you can head to Mauj Tandoor Restaurant, present in Plot 246, opposite Grand Mosque, Commercial Area, Sector C, China Wok, based in Overseas Enclave, Sector B, Jammin Java Café, sited in Sector C, Commercial Area, and Bread & Bean Café, located in Bb Block, Sector D. Bahria Town also houses lots of bakeries. Some of them include Cakes & Bakes, Gourmet Bakers & Sweets, and Bundu Khan Sweets & Bakers. All are based in Sector C.
As for more bakeries located nearby, you have options including Doce Bakery, located on Raiwind Road, Kot Araian, about 11 minutes away, Jawa Sweets & Bakers in Raiwind, somewhat 13 minutes away, Chaudhary Sweets, situated near Tablighi Markaz, Raiwind, roughly 16 minutes away, Gourmet Bakers, sited on Raiwind Road, Railway Colony, almost 18 minutes away and Lahore Sweets in Raiwind, also 18 minutes away.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Easy accessibility to sports facilities promotes physical activities while significantly contributing to the health and social well-being of residents. Having said so, sports facilities and fitness centres in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore are manifold. Firstly, the community boasts an excellently developed Bahria Orchard Sports Complex in Central District. The complex features a cricket ground and a tennis court. There’s also a Mini Golf Course in the Eastern District and a cricket ground in the Southern District of Bahria Orchard. Other entertainment, sports and fitness options, which are being developed, include a skating rink, a swimming pool, snooker clubs, game terminals, tennis courts, and playing areas. They will soon facilitate and appeal to residents.
As to fitness centres, Bahria Orchard is home to Fight Club Fitness and Training, based in Orchard Heights, Floor No. 2, Central District. Fitness freaks can visit the club to benefit from different fitness programs as per their fitness needs. Cross-fit training, weight training, martial arts, and agility training are a few programs to name. The club boasts high-end equipment and expert instructors.
Residents can also go for the sports facilities located outside Bahria Orchard, at a short drive. It takes 10 minutes to arrive at Bhaikot FC Ground, based in Bhai Kot, while somewhat 19 to 20 minutes are required to reach SMC Cricket Ground in Jati Umrah, and Football Ground in M- A, Street 7, Block M-6 Lake City. Further, Bahria Town also boasts a lot many sports facilities reachable anywhere around a 30-minute drive. Some of these are listed below:
- Rose Garden and Football Club in Lavandus Block
- Bahria Cricket Ground & Academy in BB-Block, Sector D
- Football ground in Sector C, Gulbahar Block
- Bahria Country Club at Main Blvd, Sector C, Tulip Block (it is a membership club, also serves as a wedding hall, featuring a mini golf course, swimming pools, and a restaurant)
Further, there’s Paragliding Mania Flying PK, located on NFC-2 Main Road in NFC Housing Society (Phase II), around half an hour’s drive away. This facility is the project of Flying Pakistan and provides once-in-a-lifetime flying experience with the help of well-maintained gear and highly professional instructors. Lastly, Cricket Ground in Block C1, Valencia, AHN Cricket Ground in Green Acres Extension and Cricket Ground in Block D, DHA EME Sector are also reachable anywhere around half an hour from Bahria Orchard.
Moving towards fitness centres located a short drive from the community. Leading the list are Burhan Gym & Fitness Centre and Farhan Ali Gym And Fitness Centre. Both are located near Raiwand Road in Kot Araian, about 10 to 11 minutes away. Whereas, Usman Gym & Fitness Centre, functional on Sunder Road, Raiwind can be reached in 17 minutes by car. Furthermore, Bahria Town again is home to plenty of fitness centres. A few examples are Refuel Fitness in Sector C, Fitness Factory Gym in 221- C, Tulip Extension, Aesthetic Regime Fitness Centre in 225, 226, Sector C, Chambelli Block, NH Fitness Club, situated opposite Grand Bahria Mosque, Second Floor 220-B, Tulip Extension Sector C, Voltage Gym & Fitness Studio in DD-Block Sector D, Cuts Gym in Umer Block, Sector B, Life Fitness Gym in 252 Takbeer Block, Sector B, Lionheart Fitness Club (it also provides martial arts training) in 23 Commercial, Umar Block. All fitness centres are somewhere around half an hour’s drive away.
Parks in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Nature lovers know how wonderful it is to live close to parks and green spaces and enjoy all the seasons year-round. Quite favourably, Bahria Orchard is lavishly embellished with neat arrays of green fields, fruit trees, colourful flowers and open lawns. Therefore, there is no lack of parks in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore. Besides, peace and tranquillity cover the elegant squares and gardens of this society. To uplift your spirits and relieve yourself from boredom and stress, you can walk to the nearest park anytime you want, since nearly every phase boasts several parks and rich greenery.
There is Bahria Orchard Family Park in Central District, which is one of the most-visited community parks, featuring a beautiful fountain, a mini zoo, a walking track, enchanting monuments, and swings and slides for children. Then, you can also visit the wonderful park of Awami Villas in Block D and Jahaz Chowk Park in Central District. Apart from vivid and charming flowerbeds, Jahaz Chowk Park also boasts a fighter jet placed at the centre of the park. Moreover, the community is also home to Bahria Orchard Main Zoo in Block J, Phase 2. With birds and animals of rare and expensive breed, the zoo dazzles the visitors to the hilt.
When it comes to parks located outside Bahria Orchard, Lake City offers scores of parks, which can be visited at a short drive. A few examples include Sector M7 Main Park in Block M7 and M1 Park in Block M1. Both are 17 minutes away. The society also boasts an amazing trampoline park, known as Sky Zone, situated at Main Blvd in Block M-7. Sky Joust, Sky Ladder, Ultimate Volleyball, Freestyle Jump, Warped Wall and Toddler Zone are some of the exceptional attractions and programs offered by this amusement facility.
Moreover, Lahore Wildlife Park, located on Safari Road, is some 13 km away. It features wildlife refuge, drive-through safari park, picnic points, an aviary and a lake for boating.
Nevertheless, there is an abundance of parks in Bahria Town as well. Ghaznavi Block Park, Janiper Block Park in Sector C, Safari Villas Park in Safari Block, Sector B, Sector C Park in Jasmine Block, Ghouri Block Park in Ghori Block, Eastern Blvd E, Children Park in Safari Block, Sector B, and Nargis Block Park in Sector C are a few to name. All parks are around half an hour’s drive away. Besides, there are numerous beautiful monuments in the town to boot. The replicas of the Eiffel town, Trafalgar Square, The Clock Tower and many other marvels immensely fascinate the visitors.
Salons and Spas in and near Bahria Orchard, Lahore
Since Bahria Orchard promises a luxurious lifestyle, finding salons and spas in and near the society is not a hassle. Firstly, the society is home to Blush Beauty Salon, based in Shop No.21, Broadway Heights 2, Northern District.
To mention some of salons and spas located outside, Let's Makeup Beauty Salon (Lake City Branch), located in 36-CC, 27 Main Boulevard, Block M-7 Lake City, and Lake City Salon, situated at Main Boulevard of Block M 1 Lake City are the nearest, about 15 to 16 minutes away.
Yet again, Bahria Town houses loads of salons and spas, which are reachable within half an hour by car. Some of them include Leisure Salon (18-A Main Boulevard Talwar Chowk), Sabby Salon (Gulmahar Block), Sobia's Nail Studio And Beauty Salon, Dolly Rocker's Ladies Beauty Salon, Iram Beauty Saloon (Tulip Block), The Doctors Salon (Jasmine Block), Fashion City Salon (156-B 2nd Floor, Haram Heights), Afsana's Beauty Salon, Saeedas’s Bridal Lounge – Bahria Branch (Chambelli Block), Aura Beauty Salon, and Blazon Men's Salon. All of these are located in Sector C. Further, Rouge Beauty Salon and Revive Beauty Salon & Institute are functional in Sector B, Umar Block. Lastly, NINA G - The Beauty Boutique (Bahria Town Branch) is situated in 134-A, Commercial Area, Block C.
Various housing societies and residential areas surround Bahria Orchard, Lahore. Some of them are located at a short drive include Govt. Officers Cooperative Housing Society, hardly 6 to 7 minutes away and Manak, about 7 to 8 minutes away. It’ll take you around 10 minutes to reach Chinar Bagh, Ashrafi Town and Medical Town. Pajian can be reached in 11 minutes, Tibba Bur Singh in 13 minutes, while Kot Araian and Bhai Kot are roughly 14 minutes away. Moreover, Budduke and Kot Noor Muhammad require a 15-minute drive to reach, whereas Jati Umrah and Lake City are almost 17 minutes away. PAF HS 2, Raiwind, and Sundar Industrial Estate are all reachable in about 18 minutes. Lastly, Bahria Town is almost half an hour’s drive away from Bahria Orchard.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Public transport and nearby amenities such as markets, clinics and beauty parlours are located a little farther away from Bahria Orchard. Commuting to and from the area might remain somewhat a hurdle for residents having no private conveyance until the community’s transport services set in motion.
Besides, many other developments are still underway. However, once everything is completed, residents would hardly need to step outside the community since all the facilities will be at doorstep stone’s throw.
As for the prices of the properties, they are most likely to soar over time due to the increasing interest of homebuyers and investors.
Importance of Bahria Orchard, Lahore from major locations nearby
- Orchard Mall, Jahaz Chowk Park and Bahria Orchard Zoo are located in Bahria Orchard
- Lake Vista Event Complex is an 11-minute drive away
- Nur International University is accessible within 8 minutes by car
- Bahria Town is around 16 km away
- Raiwind Railway Station is an 18-minute drive from Bahria Orchard
- Safari Park is around 20 minutes away by car
- Defence Road is present at an approximate distance of 15 km