2nd & 3rd Test Match Tour – Pakistan vs England
If you are looking to attend the highly anticipated Test Matches in Pakistan, join our dedicated tour hosted by Martin Denyer and David Gower. Soak up the unique atmosphere and culture of this fascinating host nation, with lots of opportunity for sporting insight and debate with our experts.
At Black Opal we are proud to be an official operator for this event and can’t wait for you to join us on this bucket list trip. Our team have recently visited Pakistan and are excited to offer this welcoming country, where we have hand-picked our accommodation, venues and stadium areas.
Our 2nd & 3rd Test Tour :
It is an exciting time when the test matches begin in Pakistan and this is a great opportunity to join us and experience this exciting event, as well as exploring more of the country and it’s culture.
The Black Opal team can tailor your trip, with a choice of accommodation and some fantastic extras to make lasting holiday memories. Hosted events for each Test will begin our tour, while our ‘Stumps’ evenings mid-Test, with Q&A sessions, are a great opportunity to discuss the day’s play with like-minded travellers.
Our ‘Digest the Test’ farewell dinners will be held after the tests finish in both Multan and Karachi, with our dedicated hosts on hand to offer plenty of insider insight on the action.
If you are also looking to attend the 1st Test in Rawalpindi (1-5 December), we can of course still offer a bespoke package to include this for you – just let us know your plans.
- International flights in Economy Class (based on Heathrow with Gulf Air)
- Internal flight (Lahore-Karachi) in Economy Class
- Private transfers on arrival and departure
- Meet & Greet on arrival in Multan & Karachi
- Shared road transfer (Multan-Lahore)
- Stadium transfers on each day of the Test Matches
- Transfers to all Black Opal hosted events
- 6 nights accommodation at Belmorris Hotel, Multan on bed & breakfast basis
- Welcome dinner, ‘Stumps’ evening and ‘Digest the Test’ dinner in Multan
- 3 local dinners in Multan
- 2 nights accommodation at Pearl Continental Lahore, on bed & breakfast basis
- 2 local dinners in Lahore
- 6 nights accommodation at Movenpick Hotel Karachi, on bed & breakfast basis
- ‘Stumps’ evening and ‘Digest the Test’ dinner in Karachi
Prices are based on two people sharing a standard room. Flight supplements may apply. Alternative airlines / routes / classes can be offered. Single supplements available on request.
Our travel experts have put together this itinerary to show you the best of the region during your trip, but of course we can tailor your requests to offer alternative flights and durations, as well as curating extended stays – just talk to a member of our team, to create your bucket-list holiday.
Join at your chosen airport for your outbound flight to Multan. If you wish to break up your journey with a stopover beforehand, just ask our team about the options available.
On arrival in Multan, you’ll be met and taken by private transfer to our hotel, The Belmorris, staying for six nights. Join our welcome function this evening to meet our hosts and fellow travellers.
The Belmorris is a characterful and welcoming property, with attentive staff and a restaurant on site. It is also within easy walking distance of many fantastic local restaurants, some of which we’ll visit during our stay in the city.
Today is the start of the 2nd Test, so sit back and enjoy the cricket at the Multan International Cricket Stadium, as Pakistan take on England.
Continuing northwards, we travel to Lahore, close to the Indian border, where we stay at the Pearl Continental for two nights. Offering a serene retreat, yet still at the heart of this vibrant city, this beautiful hotel offers facilities including six signature restaurants.
Later this afternoon we will transfer to the Attari - Wagha Border, a crossing between India and Pakistan known for the Beating Retreat Ceremony held each evening, as the border closes. See the guards from both sides march in elaborate military costumes and face-off in front of packed crowds.
This evening we’ll enjoy a group dinner at colourful Food Street, to experience the local cuisine and cultural delights before returning to your hotel.
Enjoy an insightful city tour today with our local guide, seeing Lahore Forte and the Badshahi Mosque. Later this evening we’ll take a walking tour of Fort Road, Food Street and Heera Mandi, allowing us to soak up the local atmosphere and traditions.
A group dinner has been arranged this evening in Food Street, Lahore Old Town.
Today we transfer to Lahore Airport, for our flight this afternoon to Karachi. On arrival, we will be met and transferred to the Movenpick Hotel, where we will stay for six nights.
This impressive property is perfect for our group stay, with Kemari harbour, the city’s beaches and shopping all within easy reach. The hotel offers a great of dining options to try at your leisure, from international dishes to tastes of traditional Pakistan.
The 3rd Test now takes place at the National Cricket Stadium in Karachi. Black Opal will be with you to cheer on the England team and hopefully come away with a victory!
Today we bid farewell to our tour companions and head to Karachi airport for the return flight home. If you’d like to extend your stay or break up your journey with a stopover, our team would be delighted to look at some options for you.
Our hand-picked luxury accommodation
At Black Opal, we know our clients want the very best accommodation to accompany their luxury sports travel experience. That’s why we endeavour to secure the very best accommodation available within convenient proximity to your chosen event. Our recommendations are below, but should you wish to stay elsewhere simply give us a call on 0330 041 4888 or contact us online.