Route & dates
Kabul— 1 night
A trip to Kabul reveals an intense portrait of Afghanistan's past, present, and future.Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Babur Tomb, explore the galleries of National Museum of Afghanistan, thenadmire the striking features of Darul Aman Palace, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Christian Cemetery. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ziarat-e Sakhi, stroll around Bagh-e Babur, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Babur Gardens Mosque, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Qargha Reservoir, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Shah-e Doh Shamshira Mosque.
For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kabul road trip planning tool.
If you are flying in from Turkey, the closest major aiport is Hamid Karzai International Airport. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Kabul