5 days tour – Kabul Bamyan

5 days tour – Kabul & Bamyan

Welcome to our 5-day tour to Afghanistan, where we will take you on an unforgettable journey through some of the most breathtaking natural landscapes and historical sites the country has to offer. Starting in the vibrant capital city of Kabul, we will explore its bustling markets, ancient historical sites, and witness the resilience of its people. Then, we will venture into the tranquil and serene province of Bamyan, home to the famous Buddha statues carved into the cliffs. Lastly, we will visit the stunning Band-e Amir lakes, a series of crystal-clear lakes nestled in the midst of jagged mountain peaks. This tour promises to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience, full of adventure, culture, and natural beauty that will stay with you long after you’ve returned home.

CultureRoad Travel
1 person: EUR 2095 2095
2 people: EUR 1695 1695
3 people: EUR 1395 1395
5 days tour - Kabul & Bamyan

General info

Days5 days / 4 nights
Best travel timeWhole year
DestinationsKabul, Bamyan
Transportation on the ground
Local guide
1 set of local clothes
Entry fees
ExcludingInternational flights
Lunch & Dinner
Tips for the guide
Personal expenses
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Day 1 – Kabul

  • Morning arrival in Kabul.
  • Meeting with the guide.
  • Briefing on traveling in Afghanistan, including on the local customs & dress.
  • Sakhi Shrine, a well-known mosque, where Mohammed’s cloak is said to have been brought.
  • We’ll visit the Bibi Mehro Hill, a place where many Afghans come together to relax. On top of the mountain is a large swimming pool with a giant Afghan flag.
  • Overnight stay in Kabul.

Day 2 – Kabul – Bamian

  • Morning depature by car to Bamian. An area that has been quite isolated in Afghanistan, but is known for its incredible scenery.
  • After arrival we’ll visit the mountains where once monasteries and giant Buddha statues stood. These statues were blown up by the Taliban.
  • Overnight stay in Bamian.

Day 3 – Bamian

  • Walk through Bamian.
  • Highlight: Visit the local market.
  • Short hike to a former Taliban lookout post.
  • Dragon Valley and its beautiful landscape.
  • Shah-e Zohak (Red Fort), historical ruins destroyed by Genghis Khan.
  • Shah-e Golghola, historic site destroyed in 1221.
  • Overnight stay in Bamian.

Day 4 – Bamian – Band-e Amir Kabul

  • Drive to Band-e Amir.
  • Highlight: Visit the Band-e Amir lakes, beautiful deep blue lakes between high peaks.
  • Walk along the lakes.
  • Drive back to Kabul via the majestic mountains and valleys.
  • Overnight stay in Kabul.

Day 5 – Kabul

  • If time permits, we will visit Darulaman Palace, the former palace of the king of the country.
  • Babur’s Gardens, an oasis of tranquillity in busy Kabul.
  • Kabul Museum.
  • Airport drop off.
  • End of the tour