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Baghlan Destination Guide

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Baghlan in the region of Baghlān with it's 108,449 habitants is a town located in Afghanistan - some 114 mi (or 183 km) North of Kabul, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Baghlan in Afghanistan

Local time in Baghlan is now 01:54 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zayr-e Nahr, Zayr-e Nahr, Yakah Tut, Utman Khel, Taloqan or Salam Khel. When in this area, you might want to check out Yakah Putah, Wali Khel, Tajik, Sar-e Asyab, Qaysar Khel and Baghlan as well. We found some clip posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

20°C / 67 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 86%
Air Pressure 950.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Sunday, 30th of April 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (65 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Monday, 1st of May 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Tuesday, 2nd of May 2017
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)

Videos

Funny man dancing Baghlan Afghanistan

00:45 min ( August 31, 2012 by João Leitão)
Views: 10,656 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Man dancing in Baghlan city, Afghanistan. I went to buy a sim card on a normal street shop and this man was entertaining local guys just by dancing and making funny things

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Interesting facts about this location

2007 Baghlan sugar factory bombing

The 2007 Baghlan sugar factory bombing occurred on November 6, 2007 when a bomb exploded in the centre of Baghlan, Afghanistan, while a delegation of parliamentarians was visiting, killing dozens including several lawmakers.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, 68.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Improvised explosive device bombings in Afghanistan, Mass murder in 2007, Suicide bombings in Afghanistan, Terrorist incidents in Afghanistan in 2007

Khogyani, Ghazni

Khogyani is located 17 km northwest of Ghazni. It was the district center of the big Bahrami Shahid (Jaghatu) district before the year 2005. Now it is the center of Khogyani District.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, 68.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Ghazni Province

Surkh Kotal

Surkh Kotal, also called Chashma-i Shir or Sar-i Chashma, is an ancient archaeological site located in the southern part of the region of Bactria, about 18 km north of the city of Puli Khumri, the capital of Baghlan Province of Afghanistan. It is the location of monumental constructions made during the rule of the Kushans.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, 68.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Afghanistan, Former populated places in Afghanistan, Kushan Empire, Pre-Islamic history of Afghanistan, Sites along the Silk Road

Ab-Kol

Ab Kol is a village in Baghlan Province on the Kunduz River. Around the turn of the 20th century, it was said to contain about 80 houses, all of which were inhabited by Ghilzai. Recent maps no longer show the location however. The nearest approximation is Aq Qol, located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36.22|N|68.50|E||||| | |name= }}.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.13, 68.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Baghlan Province

Quote of the moment

An involuntary return to the point of departure is, without doubt, the most disturbing of all journeys.

Iain Sinclair