Route & dates
8 days in Afghanistan Itinerary
Fly: 27 h
Bamyan— 2 nights
Drive: 4 h
Kabul— 3 nights
Fly: 22 h 30 min
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Place of Shining Light
For centuries a major Buddhist pilgrimage site, Bamyan now represents one of the most stable places in war-torn Afghanistan.Spend the 25th (Tue) exploring nature at Band-e-Amir National Park. There's more to do: steep yourself in history at Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley and delve into the distant past at Shahr-e-Zahak (Red City).
To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bamyan holiday builder site.
Sydney, Australia to Bamyan is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Bamyan is minus 5 hours. On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kabul.
Things to do in Bamyan
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Highlights from your plan
A trip to Kabul reveals an intense portrait of Afghanistan's past, present, and future.Kabul is known for nature, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Darul Aman Palace, head outdoors with Kabul Golf Club, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ziarat-e Sakhi, and browse the exhibits of National Museum of Afghanistan.
To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kabul travel planner.
You can drive from Bamyan to Kabul in 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Kabul
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