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Band-e-Amir National Park

Yakawlang, Bamiyan, Bamyan, Afghanistan
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Picnic

Oh wow, that is awesome, if u wanna feel great, relax,... you should go once and visit the nature... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Sayeed Mohammad H
via mobile
Incredible

This was probably the most stunning natural park I have ever seen. We spent one night camping on... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Mark S
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“day trip” (3 reviews)
“national park” (5 reviews)
“lakes” (13 reviews)
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Yakawlang, Bamiyan, Bamyan, Afghanistan
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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

2  Thank Sayeed Mohammad H
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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

1  Thank Mark S
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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!

1  Thank Dana Z
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

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

1  Thank LinaAzizi
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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

2  Thank Kiwiintheus
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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

7  Thank 96joshuap
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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.

Thank Abdul Majeed J
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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

Thank Khudadad S
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

Visiting this hidden system of lakes, waterfalls, wells, etc in the middle of rugged mountain is a wonderfull experience.

2  Thank Jelle T
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

Band-e-Amir is a world unto itself. The only place in Afghanistan were I felt completely comfortable all of the time traveling and hiking by myself. Though it's not for the faint of heart. I had a local guide, I Fund through a hotel in the...More

5  Thank shannonoliver23
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Response from Abdul Majeed J | Reviewed this property |
It is relatively safe place compare to other part of Afghanistan, for everyone, both local and foreign tourist.
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