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Bagh-e Babur, Kabul Province

(a few reviews on the web)
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Enjoy a peaceful walk through Bagh-e Babur--the blooming gardens that contradict the dusty appearance of the surrounding city. Established in the 16th century, the gardens contain the tomb of King Babur, the founder of this lush complex. Roses, wild cherries, and cypresses represent only a portion of what you can see here. Many festivals take place within the park, but you can also take a stroll, have a picnic, or read a book on the lawn. Go to the highest point of the gardens for a full view of the city. Work out when and for how long to visit Bagh-e Babur and other Kabul attractions using our handy Kabul travel itinerary planner.
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  • Bagh-e Babur (or Gardens of Babur) is a beautiful, historical park in Kabul. The site is located on the slopes of Kuh-e Sher Darwaza, southwest of the old city of Kabul. There is a small entrance fee ...  more »
  • A charming, peaceful park to stroll, picnic, people-watch, and smell the flowers. Great getaway from the traffic and streets of Kabul.  more »
  • Bagh-e Babur, Babur's gardens, are a beautiful little sanctuary from Kabul city, secure enough for expats to wander around, and one of the rare places where you can see Afghan couples and families wan...  more »
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  • I saw a woman in a hole in the ground I fear for my life I escaped thank goodness I tell you what why can't find any pork or bacon around here geeez
  • I am doing a report on this country and I am NOT interested in this. I am having a tough time finding nice places in Afghanistan.
  • Reall nice, happy to see this and i wish everywhere Afg become one day like this garden nice and green.
  • Great place full of history and adventure. Thanks to AKDN and UNESCO for renovating it as it was totally destroyed by the civil war.
  • One of the few available places for us Afghans to visit in Kabul, but anyway beautiful place. Green in all four seasons of the year.