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Bamiyan, Afghanistan, is a city situated in the heart of the country's central highlands. Known for its natural beauty, Bamiyan is surrounded by snow-capped mountains and valleys, offering an escape from the hustle and bustle of urban life. The city's history is evident in its unique architecture and cultural traditions, which have been passed down through generations. Despite the challenges faced by the region, the resilient spirit of Bamiyan's people shines through, making it a testament to the enduring strength and beauty of Afghanistan.

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Airports near Bamiyan

Reach Bamiyan your way. You can easily travel to Bamiyan using any of these 4 airports.

Kabul International Airport

Located in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, this is the largest airport in the country. It offers domestic and international connections, though reaching Bamiyan from Kabul would require significant onward travel by road, which is not recommended due to safety concerns.


Herat International Airport

Situated in Herat, western Afghanistan, this airport offers limited domestic and international flight options. Travelling from Herat to Bamiyan would still involve a lengthy and potentially risky journey by car or other means of ground transportation, due to the volatile security situation in the region.


Mazar-i-Sharif International Airport

Located in Mazar-i-Sharif, northern Afghanistan, this airport primarily serves domestic flights. Similar to the previous options, reaching Bamiyan from Mazar-i-Sharif would necessitate an extensive and potentially unsafe ground trip.


Kandahar International Airport

Situated in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan, this airport also offers limited domestic flights. Travelling to Bamiyan from Kandahar would involve a lengthy and risky ground journey through unstable areas.

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Things to do in Bamiyan

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

The Buddhas of Bamiyan

These monumental statues, carved into the side of a cliff in the Bamiyan valley, were once a testament to Afghanistan's cultural history. Although they were destroyed in 2001, the site remains a powerful symbol of cultural heritage and resilience. The empty niches that once housed the statues now stand as a reminder of the Buddhas, attracting visitors from around the world.

Bamiyan Valley

This UNESCO World Heritage Site is a stunning natural landscape that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding cliffs and valleys. The area has archaeological sites, with numerous caves decorated with Buddhist paintings, reflecting the area's historical significance as a major Buddhist centre.

Band-e Amir National Park

Located near Bamiyan, this is Afghanistan's first national park. It is famous for its six deep blue lakes separated by natural dams. The park's stunning beauty, combined with its unique geological features, make it a must-visit attraction for nature lovers and adventure seekers.