List of tallest buildings in Pakistan

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The Centaurus Islamabad.

This list of tallest buildings in Pakistan ranks skyscrapers in Pakistan. Habib Bank Plaza built in 1963, was the first high-rise and the tallest building in South Asia, located in Karachi. It stands 101 m (331 ft) tall with 25 floors; however in 2005 MCB Tower also in Karachi surpassed Habib Bank Plaza to become the tallest building in Pakistan at 116 m (381 ft) tall1 with 29 floors.

A number of buildings taller than 100 m (328 ft) are under construction in various cities throughout Pakistan, however construction is mostly concentrated in Karachi, followed by Islamabad & Lahore. The tallest building under construction is Bahria Icon Tower in Karachi, which is expected to be completed in 2017 and upon its completion, will become the tallest Skyscraper in Pakistan, at 60 floors, and 260 m (853 ft) height.2

Completed Buildings

This list ranks completed and topped out buildings that stand at least 70 m (230 ft) tall, based on standard height measurement.

Rank Name City Height Floors Year References
1 Ocean Towers Karachi 120 m (394 ft) 30 2012 3
2 MCB Tower Karachi 116 m (381 ft) 29 2005 1
3 Centaurus Corporate Tower Islamabad 116 m (381 ft) 32 2012 4
4 Telecom Tower Islamabad 113 m (371 ft) 24 2011 56
5 Centaurus Residencial Tower 1 Islamabad 110 m (361 ft) 32 2012 4
6 Centaurus Residencial Tower 2 Islamabad 110 m (361 ft) 32 2012 4
7 Centre Point Tower Karachi 110 m (361 ft) 28 2013 7
8 Bahria Town Tower Karachi 108 m (354 ft) 27 2012 8
9 Arfa Software Technology Park Lahore 106 m (348 ft) 17 2012
10 One Constitution Avenue Islamabad 105.4 m (346 ft) 24 2014 9
11 Dolmen Mall Clifton Karachi 103 m (338 ft) 25 2011 10
12 Habib Bank Plaza Karachi 101 m (331 ft) 25 1962 1112
13 PIC Tower Karachi 98 m (322 ft) 21 1982 4
14 UBL Tower13 Karachi 97 m (318 ft) 21 1982 414
15 Pace Tower Lahore 96 m (315 ft) 24 2013 1516
16 Chapal Plaza Karachi 95 m (312 ft) 22 1985 1217
17 The Center (JS Tower)18 Karachi 94 m (308 ft) 22 2013 119
18 PNSC Towers20 Karachi 92 m (302 ft) 23 1980s 21
19 Tower 27 Lahore 92 m (302 ft) 24 2014 56
20 Islamic Tower Karachi 87 m (285 ft) 23 2011 56
21 Saima Trade Towers Karachi 85 m 19 1995 2223
22 Avari Towers Karachi 83 m (272 ft) 20 1985 2425
23 Navy Heights Karachi 80 m (262 ft) 20 2010 26
24 G&T Tower Karachi 79 m (259 ft) 19 2011 2728
25 Sea Breeze Plaza Karachi 76 m (249 ft) 20 2011 29
26 Tricon Corporate Centre Lahore 76 m 19 2013 3031
27 Islamabad Stock Exchange Towers Islamabad 76 m (249 ft) 19 2009 3233
28 AOK Tower Karachi 74 m (243 ft) 20 2007 7
29 United Bank Building Islamabad 74 m (243 ft) 18 1992 734
30 Habib Bank Building Islamabad 73 m (240 ft) 18 1992 735
31 OGDCL Islamabad 73 m (240 ft) 18 1992 736
32 Saudi Pak Tower Tower Islamabad 73 m (240 ft) 20 1991 737
33 State Life New Islamabad 72 m (236 ft) 18 1992 738
34 Shaheed Millat Secretariat Islamabad 72 m (236 ft) 18 1992 739
35 NIC Building Islamabad 72 m (236 ft) 18 1992 740
36 NIC Tower Karachi 72 m (236 ft) 20 2007 741
37 State Life Old Islamabad 70 m (230 ft) 18 1992 742
38 TechnoCity Corporate Tower Karachi 70 m (230 ft) 17 2005 4
39 State Life Building Faisalabad 64 m (210 ft) 15 2001
40 Mezan Executive Tower Faisalabad 64 m (210 ft) 16 2012

Under construction buildings

This section contains a list of skyscrapers which are currently under construction, and planned to rise at least 100 m (328 ft).

Name City Height Floors Year
Bahria Icon Tower Karachi 270 m (886 ft) 64 2017
Opal 225 Tower Karachi 135 m (443 ft) 40 2015
Com 3 Towers Karachi 132 m (433 ft) 32 2014
Lucky One (Main Tower) Karachi 130 m (427 ft) 28 2017
Lucky One (Residential Towers) Karachi 120 m (394 ft) 30 2017
Ali Trade Center Lahore 118 m (387 ft) 2443 2015
70 Riviera44 Karachi 118 m (387 ft) 29 2014
G4 Corporate Tower Karachi 117 m (384 ft) 27 2014
Creek Marina 3 Towers Karachi 112 m (367 ft) 28 2014
The Arkadians Tower A45 Karachi 102 m (335 ft) 28 2014
KASB Skyview Towers46 Karachi 100 m (328 ft) 22 2014
Saima Royal Residency47 Karachi 100 m (328 ft) 22 2014
Defence Executive Apartments48 Islamabad +18 2014
Noman Residencia49 Karachi 18 2015
Gateway Tower50 Faisalabad 56.08 14 2015
Prestige Trade Center51 Karachi 17 2015
Dawood Center52 Hyderabad 15 2014
Al Tijarah Center53 Karachi 15 2014

On-hold buildings

This list includes the tallest buildings which are currently on-hold.

Name City Height Floors Year References
Expo Centre Towercitation needed Lahore 270 m (886 ft) 60 2017 54
Mubarak Center Lahore 250 m (820 ft) 60 2016 55
Sheikh Zayed Center Tower 2 Lahore 205 m (673 ft) 45 2016 54
Grand Hyatt Islamabad Islamabad 200 m (656 ft) 45 2016 54
Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Tower Lahore 200 m (656 ft) 50 2016 54
InterContinental Hotel Lahore 150 m (492 ft) 38 2016 54
Alamgir Tower Lahore Lahore 137 m (449 ft) 31 2017 55
KASB Altitudecitation needed Karachi 129 m (423 ft) 32
Kohinoor One Mallcitation needed Faisalabad 100 m (328 ft) 22 2016 54
Corporate Towercitation needed Lahore +70 m (230 ft) 15 2016 55

Approved and proposed buildings

This is the list of Approved and proposed buildings in Pakistan.

Sr No Name City Height Floors Year References
1 Eiffel Tower Building Islamabad 420 m (1,378 ft) 87 2019
2 KPT Twin Tower Karachi 352 m (1,155 ft) 117 2015 56
3 Expo Hotel Lahore 150 m (492 ft) 40 2015 57
4 Kohinoor Heights Faisalabad 115 m (377 ft) 28 2013 58
4 Marvida Towercitation needed Faisalabad 150 m (492 ft) 25 2011
5 Bahria Twin Towers Rawalpindi 38 2015 59
6 Creek Towers Karachi 30 2015 60
8 Avari Extensioncitation needed Karachi 30 2015 61
9 Warid Towercitation needed Lahore 22 2015
10 Holiday Inn Islamabad +70 m (230 ft) 24 2015
11 Zaitoon Tower Lahore +82 m (269 ft) 25 2015 56
12 Al-Shifa Trust Towercitation needed Rawalpindi 18 2015
13 Bahria Heights Lahore 13 2015 62
14 Bank Squarecitation needed Lahore 24 2015
15 DHA Headoffice Tower Lahore 17 2014 58
16 Tower 64citation needed Lahore 18 2014
17 Pindi Apartmentscitation needed Rawalpindi 15 2015
18 Capital Residencia Islamabad 14 2015 63
19 Mall Towerscitation needed Rawalpindi 20 2015
20 Bahria Gateway Towercitation needed Rawalpindi 38 2016
21 Lahore Grand Hotelcitation needed Lahore +120 m (394 ft) 29 2015
22 Media Towercitation needed Islamabad 29 2017
23 Meridien Towercitation needed Islamabad 20 2016
24 Wak Towercitation needed Lahore +100 m (328 ft) 27 2016
25 MediPak Towercitation needed Lahore 20 2015
26 IT City IIcitation needed Lahore +75 m (246 ft) 25 2015
27 CAA Towercitation needed Islamabad +140 m (459 ft) 2015

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