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 The Center (JS Tower) Karachi 101 m (331 ft) 24 2013 1
14 Islamic Tower Karachi 101 m (331 ft) 23 2011 56
15 PNSC Tower Karachi 100 m (328 ft) 21 1982 4
16 Chapal Plaza Karachi 95 m (312 ft) 22 1985 1213
17 Pace Tower Lahore 92 m (302 ft) 24 2013 14
18 PIC Towers Karachi 92 m (302 ft) 23 1980s 15
19 Saima Trade Towers Karachi 87 m 19 1995 1617
20 G&T Tower Karachi 87 m (285 ft) 19 2011 18
21 Tricon Corporate Centre Lahore 85 m 19 2013 19
22 Avari Towers Karachi 83 m (272 ft) 20 1985 2021
23 Navy Heights Karachi 80 m (262 ft) 20 2010 22
24 Boulevard Heights Lahore 78 m (256 ft) 20 2013 23
25 Sea Breeze Plaza Karachi 76 m (249 ft) 20 2011 24
26 Islamabad Stock Exchange Towers Islamabad 76 m (249 ft) 19 2009 2526
27 AOK Tower Karachi 74 m (243 ft) 20 2007 7
28 TechnoCity Corporate Tower Karachi 73 m (240 ft) 17 2005 4

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
Hoshang Office Tower Karachi 155 m (509 ft) 42 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
UBL Tower Karachi 118 m (387 ft) 35 2014
70 Riviera27 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
Ali Trade Center Lahore 118 m (387 ft) 2428 2015
The Arkadians Tower A29 Karachi 102 m (335 ft) 28 2014
KASB Skyview Towers30 Karachi 100 m (328 ft) 22 2014
Saima Royal Residency31 Karachi 100 m (328 ft) 22 2014
Zarkon Heights32 Islamabad 80+ m 13 2014
Vogue Towers Lahore +70 m (230 ft) +15 2014
Defence Executive Apartments33 Islamabad +18 2014
Noman Residencia34 Karachi 18 2015
Gateway Tower35 Faisalabad 56.08 14 2015
Prestige Trade Center36 Karachi 17 2015
Dawood Center37 Hyderabad 15 2014
Al Tijarah Center38 Karachi 15 2014

On-hold buildings

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

Name City Height Floors Year References
Mubarak Center Lahore 250 m (820 ft) 60 2016 39
Karachi Financial Tower 1citation needed Karachi 215 m (705 ft) 45 2012 40
Karachi Financial Tower 2citation needed Karachi 215 m (705 ft) 40 2012 40
KASB Altitudecitation needed Karachi 129 m (423 ft) 32
Corporate Towercitation needed Lahore +70 m (230 ft) 15 2016 39
Expo Centre Towercitation needed Lahore 270 m (886 ft) 60 2017 40
Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Tower Lahore 200 m (656 ft) 50 2016 40
Sheikh Zayed Center Tower 2 Lahore 205 m (673 ft) 45 2016 40
Grand Hyatt Islamabad Islamabad 200 m (656 ft) 45 2016 40
InterContinental Hotel Lahore 150 m (492 ft) 38 2016 40
World Trade Center, Islamabad Megaproject Islamabad 200 m (656 ft) 45 2016 40
Kohinoor One Mallcitation needed Faisalabad 22 2016 40

Approved and proposed buildings

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

Sr No Name City Height Floors Year References
1 KPT Twin Tower Karachi 352 m (1,155 ft) 78 2015 41
2 Expo Hotel Lahore 150 m (492 ft) 19 2015 42
3 Kohinoor Heights Faisalabad 150 m (492 ft) 28 2013 43
4 Marvida Towercitation needed Faisalabad 150 m (492 ft) 25 2011
5 Sign Towercitation needed Karachi 46 2015
6 Bahria Twin Towers Rawalpindi 38 2015 44
7 Creek Towers Karachi 30 2015 45
8 Avari Extensioncitation needed Karachi 30 2015 46
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 41
12 Al-Shifa Trust Towercitation needed Rawalpindi 18 2015
13 Bahria Heights Lahore 13 2015 47
14 Bank Squarecitation needed Lahore 24 2015
15 DHA Headoffice Tower Lahore 17 2014 43
16 Tower 64citation needed Lahore 18 2014
17 Pindi Apartmentscitation needed Rawalpindi 15 2015
18 Capital Residencia Islamabad 14 2015 48
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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