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Incredible national park absolutely worth touring. Make sure you visit ALL the dams. Walk lots and... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Jolie R
Athlone, Ireland
Amazingly clear waters. Such a unique place.

Just got back from my travels in Afghanistan. It was my second time visiting Band-e-Amir and my... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Incredible national park absolutely worth touring. Make sure you visit ALL the dams. Walk lots and you will not regret it!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jolie R
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Just got back from my travels in Afghanistan. It was my second time visiting Band-e-Amir and my reaction was the same as when I saw it for the first time. The water is so clear and naturally blue that you can see some of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Abz132
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Oh wow, that is awesome, if u wanna feel great, relax,... you should go once and visit the nature and sites. The whether, water, rivers, mountains... actually they are absolutely excellent which by words can't be explained

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank Sayeed Mohammad H
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This was probably the most stunning natural park I have ever seen. We spent one night camping on the grounds and the views were absolutely unsurpassed. I cannot recommend this and now for a day trip or a camping adventure. It does get a bit...More

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Must visit Band-e-Amir National Park if you're visiting Bamyan. The blue hue of the lakes is unlike any other and is truely mesmerizing and untouched. Great location for photographers!

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Dana Z
Reviewed 21 February 2017

if you want to have a great experience of somewhere awesome,gorgeous and attractive, once you must visit this place.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank LinaAzizi
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a gorgeous part of Bamyan, you can swim in the lakes, but make sure you cover up as shorts and togs are offensive. It is cold, but worth it. 2010

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Kiwiintheus
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Looking at photos of Band-e-Amir most would assume they are photoshopped, but the water here is as blue as you can imagine. The road from Bamiyan to Band-e-Amir is for the most part in excellent condition. Pedalling on the duck boats is quintessential Afghan tourist...More

Date of experience: July 2016
7  Thank afzyot
Reviewed 27 March 2016

I had full day visit for Bank-e-Amir, its an amazing place, take a dip in the water and please try Kabab for your lunch, trust me you will appreciate the taste.Please go there in group.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank abdulmajeedj2015
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Had a very good time there. visited lots of historical places, enjoyed swimming in clean and fresh water. had a wonderful breakfast and lunch. visited local people and asked about the history of Bamian. love to go next time there and also took lots of...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Khudadad S
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Joseph S
19 May 2016|
Response from abdulmajeedj2015 | Reviewed this property |
It is relatively safe place compare to other part of Afghanistan, for everyone, both local and foreign tourist.