The Most Interesting Historical Places in Afghanistan

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Historical Places in Afghanistan

World heritage site · Historic Site
Enclosed by Hindu Kush at 2,500 m (8,200 ft), Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley once hosted huge statues of
Blue Mosque , Mazar-i-Sharif
Religious Site
The most prominent city landmark, Blue Mosque amazes visitors with its turquoise domes and elegant Persian-style tile work. Sultan Husayn Mir
Friday Mosque , Herat
Religious Site
Friday Mosque stands out thanks to its colorful, tiled walls, which remain a masterpiece in the art of creating and applying mosaics. Complet
Gawhar Shad Madrasa and Mausoleum serve as the resting place of one of the most notable queen's in Afghanistan's history, who ruled the area
World heritage site · Historic Site
Don't miss the architectural beauty of Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam, a World Heritage Site. The single minaret stands 62 m (203
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