Panjshir Mountains, Panjshir Province

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Go for a scenic exploration of Panjshir Mountains, ideal for hiking, horse riding, and running. As you explore this pristine natural world, you'll spot the remains of several Russian tanks, left over from the war that took place here in the 1980s. Be sure to look for the grave of Commandant Massoud--a notable Afghan military leader. For refreshments, take a stop at one of the nearby towns, in which you can try local delicacies and meet the natives. To visit Panjshir Mountains and other attractions in Panjshir Province, use our Panjshir Province trip builder website .
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  • It was terrible, to go the home of warlords, smugglers and criminals..... better be away instead you can go to Bamyan to enjoy peaceful environment.  more »
  • Panjshir (literally Valley of the Five Lions) is a valley in north-central Afghanistan, 150 kilometres (93 mi) north of Kabul, near the Hindu Kush mountain range.The valley is home to more than 140,00...  more »
  • I took a taxi here from kabul. Getting in was sketchy as the police have not seen many tourists. But once you enter the valley you are confronted with beautiful mountain Vistas and small quaint villag...  more »
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