Tastfully landscaped by natural rock, which actualy contains Fossils of old plants by the dozen, and custom made earthen plates, is the serene venue of Sadhu's Retreat. Enjoy the ambience of this hidden heritage surrouneded by the foothills of Margalla. With their caves right next door, the Retreat lies in a valley surrounded by green hills. Shaheen Adventures, in collaboration with Sadhu’s Retreat, is initiating a new project targeted towards the development of health and fitness of our children. Keeping customer oriented activities at priority, we have now chosen one of the historic gems as resort for adventure lovers in Islamabad. Amidst the serene weather and hilly surroundings, lies the hidden treasure of Sadhu’s retreat.You can take a stroll to the nearby bunyan tree, and explore the historic Shah Allah Dita caves.
The remains of more than 2,400-year-old Buddhist era are nurturing silently under the lap of Margalla Hills as the murals of Buddha appeared on the walls of caves at Shah Allah Ditta. At the distance of 15 kilometers from the main Golra intersection, the site needs immediate attention of the Department of Archaeology and Museums as it possesses not only the relics of Buddhist era but also 8th century AD Hindu period and the 300-year-old Aurangzeb period.Sadhu's Retreat is situated next to Buddha Caves, used for centuries as meditation place by Buddhist monks and has been used, for decades, as meditation space by Buddhists.
With the caves right next door, the Retreat lies in a valley surrounded by green hills. “The Fossils” restaurant serves freshly cooked, home-style food. Catering services are available for personal and corporate events. Events of up to 300 people can easily be managed. All sorts of themed parties can be arranged! If you're looking to arrange a lunch, hi-tea, dinner or party/event at Sadhu's Retreat in Shah Allah Ditta, please get in touch! The Rock Climbing Club of Islamabad (RCCI) is also being run under the banner of Sadhus Retreat which offers a range of outdoor activities like Rock climbing, Trekking, Tours and camping facilities.