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Kabul, the bustling capital of Afghanistan, is a city at the forefront of Mesopotamian history and culture. Positioned in a narrow valley along the Kabul River, it's surrounded by striking mountain ranges that offer a stunning backdrop. The city is a blend of old and new, where ancient traditions coexist with modern ways of life. Despite its tumultuous past, Kabul's resilient spirit shines through in its bustling markets, thriving arts scene, and the warmth of its people. The city's rich heritage is reflected in its architecture, cuisine, and the enduring customs of its inhabitants. Kabul is a testament to the resilience and tenacity of the Afghan people.

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Airports near Kabul

Planning a trip to Kabul? Enjoy flexibility with our selection of 4 airports, which offer different routes and options when travelling to Kabul.

Hamid Karzai International Airport

This is the main international airport in Kabul and is located approximately 5 miles from the city centre. It offers direct flights to various international destinations.


Mazar-i-Sharif International Airport

If you are unable to find a direct flight to Kabul, you can consider flying to Mazar-i-Sharif International Airport, which is located around 250 miles north of Kabul. From there, you can take a connecting flight or drive to Kabul.


Herat International Airport

Another option for reaching Kabul is to fly to Herat International Airport, which is located around 400 miles west of Kabul. From Herat, you can either take a connecting flight or drive to Kabul.


Kandahar International Airport

Kandahar International Airport is situated approximately 300 miles south of Kabul. If you are unable to find a direct flight to Kabul, you can consider flying to Kandahar and then taking a connecting flight or driving to Kabul.

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Things to do in Kabul

Exploring Kabul's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

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The Gardens of Babur

The Gardens of Babur in Kabul are a serene and historic park named after the first Mughal Emperor. With lush greenery, blooming flowers, and stunning city views, it's a must-visit for tranquility seekers. Experience the grandeur of the Mughal era and immerse yourself in Kabul's rich history and cultural heritage.

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Kabul Museum

The Kabul Museum, also known as the National Museum of Afghanistan, is a treasure trove of historical artifacts spanning millennia. From ancient coins to Buddhist statues, it houses over 100,000 items. It's a testament to the nation's resilience in preserving its rich history despite war.

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The Kabul Bazaar

This bustling marketplace is the heart of Kabul's commercial life. Here, you can find everything from traditional Afghan rugs and jewelry to fresh produce and local delicacies. The vibrant colours, the aroma of spices, and the chatter of vendors make the Kabul Bazaar a sensory feast. It's not just a place to shop, but also a window into the everyday life of the Afghan people.

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