Welcome to Afghanistan !!
Back in the early 1970s, over 100,000 tourists a year came from all over the world to visit Afghanistan. They came to experience the unique beauty and the warm hospitality, that had made this country famous with adventurous travellers everywhere. In spite of four decades of war, the beauty and hospitality of this country remain outstanding. Visitors are still greeted with the widest of smiles and the vibrant street life and breath-taking scenery leave unforgettable impressions. For even the most well-travelled world explorers, a trip to Afghanistan is often the trip of a lifetime.
On our tours through Afghanistan you will experience more than five thousand years of our history and dazzling scenic beauty, including :
- The World-Heritage-listed site of the two 6th century Buddha statues of Bamyan. Although the statues themselves were destroyed by the Taliban in 2001, the immense niches where the Buddhas stood, and the surrounding complex of caves and temples are still an extraordinary historic site to explore
- The tomb of Hazrat Ali, also known as “The Blue Mosque,” in Mazar-e Sharif, was originally built over a thousand years ago. The current building dates from the 15th century. It’s exquisite tiled decoration and great flocks of white doves, always offer the visitor stunning photo opportunities.
- The magnifcient Herat citadel, which dates back to 330 BC, was restored by UNESCO in the 1970s, and completely restored again betwenen 2006 and 2011.
- The deep lapis-lazuli waters of the Band-e Amir lakes in Afghanistan’s first National Park, make a striking contrast to the muted colors of the surrounding mountains.
"Let's be friends Afghanistan" was established in 2015 to once again welcome visitors from around the world to Afghanistan. Our team of guides are waiting to show you the magnificence of our home country, in complete comfort, safety and security.
We are licenced as a Tourist Travel Agency by the Afghanistan Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism, a member of the Afghan Tour Organisation, and the Afghanistan NGO Security Organisation.
M Noor M. Ramzan, Manager