Centaurus is the 1st Mix Use Complex in Pakistan. It is the 1st project in Pakistan which has introduced the concept of modern and innovative designing as a trend in the local construction industry.
The Centaurus is a mixed use real estate development in Islamabad, Pakistan. Designed by British architectural firm WS Atkins, it comprises three skyscrapers, containing corporate offices, residential apartments and a 5-star hotel. The tallest skyscrapers in the city have 41 stories and all three are linked by a shopping mall. Interior Design of The Residence and Mall have been designed by ODEION-Turkey. Its estimated cost is $350 million USD. The Centaurus Mall is located over four-story, which has around 250 shops.
The Bird Aviary at Lake View Park was inaugurated on Wednesday 13 March 2013. This project was initiated by the Capital Development Authority (CDA) for the entertainment of the general public visit the Lake View Park on daily basis.
The Lake View Park’s bird aviary is a gigantic cage for confining birds with larger living space where they can fly, has been constructed at the cost of Rs 80 million (€ 620.000 / $ 762.000) and have large variety of birds. The visitors are able to roam freely in enclosure.
Bird Aviary consists of 1200 different species of birds including species of parrots, pigeons, doves, partridges, pheasants, peacock, swan, crane, ducks and geese etc out of which 65 species are of rare kind. The Bird Aviary is of unique kind in the sub-continent where birds have been provided natural environment, adding that these birds are rich source of entertainment and amusement for the visitors. The Aviary has been established in an area of 3.8 acres (15378 m2) with a bird watching tower and a pond.