The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is a central and south Asian country. Afghanistan is a landlocked country. Kabul is the capital of Afghanistan and Pashto and Dari are official languages of Afghanistan. It is a mountainous country but north and southwest regions have plains. The peaks and mountains receive snowfall, which when melts in spring, rivers, rapids, lakes and waterfalls are formed but still major parts of Afghanistan are dry.
The major cities and large towns in Afghanistan are Kabul, Kandahar, Jalalabad, Herat, Mazar-i-Sharif, LashkarGah, Taloqan, Khost, Ghazni and Sheberghan. Major ethnic groups of Afghanistan’s multiethnic society are Pashtun and Tajik, besides Hazara, Uzebk, Aimaq, Trukmen, Baloch, Pashayi, Nuristani, Arab, Brahui, Pamiri, and Gurjar too live here in significant numbers. The official currency of Afghanistan is Afghani (AFN). Afghanistan fruits are flooding the markets. Get yourself insured by the Best Travel Insurance for Asia for Asia at Thomas Cook.
Afghanistan is no more about war and terrorism. The department has done its best to revive tourism in the country. Holiday packages here have yet again managed to attain their lost glory. Afghanistan holidays are well-known for the scenic beauties that the country has to offer.
Being a mountainous country, most of the tourist spots included in average Afghanistan tours are nestled in lap of remote mountains. Contrary to the typical expectations, the local people are quite friendly and hospitable and are ready to almost instinctively welcome those who travel here with an acute eagerness.
The Afghanistan travel packages can take you to some of the extraordinary cities including Kabul. The mountain caves of Bamiyan, the famous Panjshir valley and the historic northern towns of Mazar-i-Sharif are bound to make your trip memorable. The Wakhan corridor, included in all Afghanistan vacation packages available to tourists, are bound to give goose bumps to any adventure loving traveler. So start planning your tour now.