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Where Is Afghanistan Located:

The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is located in Central South Asia. the country has a rich history in Asia, it was among most visiting and Beautiful countries of Asia.

Where Is Afghanistan Located-Map of Afghanistan

Facts About Afghanistan :

The country have endured a lot of wars in its history, there were many empires who came here to conquer and left the country in more and more devastating conditions, Many of its Beautiful places have been ruined and many of these are still in good conditions and the nations who came here left behind some of their own marks which became good attractions for visitors. Kabul is the capital and biggest city of Afghanistan, it has a rich cultural history especially from the reign of the Mughal empire. Afghanistan consists of about 34 provinces, There are about 10 larger cities with population over half and one million people. We'll discuss About some of the many Best tourist attractions of Afghanistan in this post.


Afghanistan Travel Advisory:

If you are planning to visit Afghanistan and are confused whether to go to Afghanistan or not, well Afghanistan wasn't a safe place to travel but now its improving day by day and some travel agencies are working in Afghanistan to improve the situation. You should confirm your safety with an agency and should go to Afghanistan for sure.

Best Places to visit in Afghanistan :

1.        Kandahar.


    Kandahar city is located in the southern region of Afghanistan, it contains some of beautiful places to explore in the country. like: Mosque of the Sacred Cloak, The forty steps monument, Baba Wali Shrine,Eid gah Mosque, Masjid Jame Mui Mobarak also known as Mosque of the Hair of the Prophet Hazrat Muhammad(S.A.W), Ahmed Shah Durrani Mausoleum.......

2.        Band-e Amir National Park.

Band-e Amir National Park, Afghanistan

     Band-e Amir National Park is a national park located in the Bamyan Province in Afghanistan. According to Alex Dehgan, the director of Wildlife Conservation Society's of Afghanistan "This park serves as an icon for the identity of the Afghan people for essentially a beacon of stability for three decades of chaos that they went through". Band-e Amir is a series of six incredibly deep blue lakes in the heart of the central Afghanistan

3.        Bamiyan.

Bamiyan Afghanistan

    Bamyan is sometimes spelled as Bamiyan or Bamian, it is the capital city of Bamyan Province of Afghanistan. Bamiyan was visited by the Chinese Buddhist monks Faxian (400 CE) and Xuanzang (630 CE) in 5th-century-CE. Two largest statues of Budhas were made back then which were decorated with gold and other jewelry ,but they were destroyed by Taliban in 2001. In 2008 a big statue of another Budha was discovered (which was made in about 3rd century) and it was in a bad condition. there are some fine places to visit in Bamiyan and Band-e Amir park is also located in Bamyan city.

4.        Mazar-e-Sharif.

Hazrat Ali Mazar-i-Sharif, Blue Mosque Afghanistan

    Mazar-i-Sharif is the fourth-largest city of Afghanistan with a population of about 500,207 people. and It is the capital of Balkh province. The Hazrat Ali  R.A's Mazar also known as The Blue Mosque, located in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan, is a mosque which Sunni Muslims believe contains the tomb of Hazrat Ali ibn Abi Talib R.A. Sunnis regard Ali R.A as their Fourth Rightly Guided Caliph and they pay tribute to Ali every year. there are some fine places to see in the city.

5.        Balkh.

Balkh-Where Is Afghanistan Located

    Hailed as the epicenter of the Bactrian Empire of old, the aged city of Balkh has a records going lower back nearly 4,000 years! In truth, it was right here, inside the gaps of the northern ridges of the Hindu Kush, where Zoroastrianism and Buddhism first flourished in those reaches. Today, the city is rarely the noble capital it was once turned into, however there is a positive palpable history to be found amidst the humming bazaars and emerald-hued Green Mosque.By the time the Venetian adventurer Marco Polo arrived in the 1300s, the city Was erased and rebuilt by Genghis Khan but the memories of its fantastic fortification walls and gaining knowledge of establishments might nonetheless were ripe.

6.        Kabul.

Kabul-Where Is Afghanistan Located

Kabul is the capital of Afghanistan and largest city, located in the eastern region of the country.  Kabul has been stuck in chaos for the  reason of takeover of the Mujahedeen and al-Qaeda, the Taliban insurgents and different factions after the start of the U.S.A’s contemporary wars. Kabul become was a cultural spot of Zoroastrianism and Buddhism. Later there have been Hindus right here and even Alexander the Great. Today, this rich past may be explored at the Kabul Museum and these are more of the great places of Kabul; Babur Tomb, Qargha Lake, National Museum of Afghanistan, Darul Aman Palace, Christian Cemetery, Shah-e Doh Shamshira Mosque, Ziarat-e Sakhi, Babur Gardens Mosque, Kabul City Center, Pul-e Kheshti Mosque, Bibi Mahroo Hill........

 Moreover Herat, Jalalabad, Samangan, Faizabad, Kunduz, khyber pass, Panjshir and Bagram, Taloqan are also must to visit if you're in Afghanistan.

Khyber pass,samanghan,jalalabad,panjshir

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