Useful Links for Visiting Afghanistan

Useful Links for Visiting Afghanistan

Tourism in Afghanistan began to develop relatively recently, and the government is making every effort to attract as many visitors to the country as possible. Afghanistan's diverse landscape, including mountains, deserts, and lakes, fascinates travelers the most.

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Afghanistan is a landlocked country in South Asia, bordered by Iran, Pakistan, India, China, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Tajikistan. During its thousand-year history, the lands of Afghanistan were part of the First Persian Empire, Parthian Empire, Seleucid Empire, and the Greco-Bactrian Kingdom. The country acquired its statehood only in the 18th century.

The climate here is subtropical continental, cold in winter and dry hot in summer. The amplitude of temperature fluctuations is very high, it changes rapidly, and transitions from winter to summer, from night to day, take place just as fast.

"A day in Afghanistan is like a week at home." – Ross Kemp, an English actor.

Only Islamic rules bind the people in Afghanistan, and they follow a rigorous version of them. The natives are friendly, but only to those who attend their traditions. The prohibition of alcohol is one of the local characteristics, yet the addiction to smoking is widespread.

Traveling to all areas of Afghanistan is dangerous because of critical levels of kidnappings, bombings, landmines, and terrorist attacks. If you choose to travel to Afghanistan, you are taking a risk. Here is a list of useful links to help you organize a trip to this touristically little-known South Asian country. !ښه سفر ولرې

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Afghan Visas – all information about Afghanistan Visas

Traveler's Health – travel vaccines for Afghanistan

Transportation – get compensation for flight delay or cancellation – find the best bike routes in Afghanistan – learn more about Afghanistan buses, taxis, trains, and car rental – find cheap flights to Afghanistan

Accommodation in Afghanistan – find unique vacation rentals – book your hotel online – meet up with locals and travelers and find accommodation

Food & Dining – learn to make delicious Afghan appetizers, mains, and desserts – order food delivered to your door in Kabul – discover best restaurants in Afghanistan – find top-rated vegan restaurants in Kabul

Welcome to Kabul – learn how to travel Kabul and stay safe – find top attractions in the Afghan capital – visit National Museum of Afghanistan – find best things to do in Kabul

All Afghanistan – explore the country on a 13-day tour – learn more about Afghanistan – make your vacation in this South Asian state easier with an online translator – enjoy 30 photos from Afghanistan that you will not see in the news – enrich your vacation in Afghanistan with its holidays and festivals – embark on a 7-day all-inclusive tour of the country – take a Wakhan Corridor jeep tour – discover best things to do in Afghanistan – find out all the information you need for your vacation in Afghanistan – take an Asian trip from Dushanbe to Osh City – see weather forecasts and learn more about Afghanistan climate – discover 2 World Heritage sites in Afghanistan – find things to see and do in this Islamic republic

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