Manora Island is a small island located in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Karachi, Karachi West District, Sindh, Pakistan. It is connected to the mainland by a 12 km causeway known as the Sandspit. The island is about 2.5 km long and 1.5 km wide and has a population of around 20,000 people.
The Island has a rich history and was an important trading post for the Portuguese, Dutch, and British during the colonial era. It was also a strategic military outpost during the British Raj. The island is home to several historic landmarks, including the Manora Fort, which was built by the British in the 19th century to protect the Karachi harbor from invaders.
In addition to its historical significance, it is a popular tourist destination and is known for its beautiful beaches, clear waters, and delicious seafood. The island also has a number of restaurants, cafes, and souvenir shops.
One of the main attractions on Manora Island is the Manora Light House, which was built in 1889 by the British and stands at a height of 91 feet (28 meters).