Gulshan-e-Iqbal is one of the largest commercial and residential areas in Karachi and is located in the centre of the city. The area was named after Pakistan's national poet and philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal and literally means > the garden of Iqbal > ???????. The neighborhood is divided into two main parts namely Gulshan-e-Iqbal I and Gulshan-e-Iqbal II and is famous for housing notable gardens thus giving it its name. The sector is considered to be one of the most prominent localities in terms of property seekers > choice and competes with the likes of PECHSDHA and Nazimabad.
Gulshan-e-Iqbal Karachi is a large town that is further divided into neighborhoods namely Gulzar-e-Hijri PIB Colony Gulshan-e-Johar and Karachi University Housing Society among the prominent ones. The area is connected to the Lyari Expressway Karachi-Hyderabad Motorway M-9 and Shahrah-e-Faisal among the main ones. Other routes that the locality's road network consists of include Rashid Minhas Road Karsaz Road Jauhar Chawrangi Road Pehlwan Goth Road University Road Shaheed-e-Millat Road and Suparco Road. Moreover since the sector has been around for longer as compared to other housing schemes and is more established it also houses the famous University of Karachi campus that spans over acres of land. Other prominent landmarks in the locality include the Safari Park and Railway Station.
The area is also home to the world famous Aga Khan Hospital and University as well as Liaquat National Hospital and Medical College both of which are not only known for the impeccable medical services they offer to the community at large but also the level of research and medical education that is imparted here. Property in karachi gulshan-e-iqbal includes houses for sale in Gulshan-e-Iqbal Karachi that range from 5 marlas to 4 kanals whereas sale prices start from Rs. 7000000 and go up to Rs. 200000000.