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Alam Khan Kala Destination Guide

Touring Alam Khan Kala in Afghanistan.

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Alam Khan Kala in the region of Kabul is located in Afghanistan - some 11 mi (or 17 km) South of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Time in Alam Khan Kala is now 08:23 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Zarah Kala, Zanabad, Qishlaq-e Sufla, Mehtar Lam, Mayan Khel or Qal'ah-ye Mufti. Being here already, consider visiting . We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Blackhawk helicopter over Kabul Suburb a...

00:14 min ( November 09, 2007 by Peter Zavislak)
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Blackhawk helicopter over Kabul Suburb at night

Aquarium Kabul Zoo

00:11 min ( October 01, 2010 by urbntravel)
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Recorded on September 21, 2010 using a Flip Video camcorder


ARIANA vs IRAN AIR photos

01:17 min ( June 24, 2008 by kosmosFL)
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Kabul Lights Up - ADB

02:48 min ( August 21, 2009 by AsianDevelopmentBank)
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For the first time in more than a generation, many of Kabul, Afghanistan's 4 million people are enjoying the benefits of electricity. In January 2009, power began to flow into Kabul along an ADB-funde...


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Interesting facts about this location

Tajbeg Palace

Tajbeg Palace or Tapa-e-Tajbeg Palace is a Palace built in the 1920s and located about ten miles (16 km) outside of the center of Kabul, Afghanistan. The stately mansion sits atop a knoll among foothills where the Afghan royal family once hunted and picnicked. It should not be confused with Darul Aman Palace, which is about 0.8 miles northeast from Tajbeg.

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Located at 34.38, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:1920s architecture, Kabul Province, Palaces in Afghanistan, Royal residences in Afghanistan

Camp Julien

Camp Julien was the main base for the Canadian contingent of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Kabul, Afghanistan. The camp was named after Lance Corporal George Patrick Julien, a Canadian Army soldier who was awarded the Military Medal as a Private, for his actions at Hill 187 in Korea in May 1953. LCpl Julien was a member of 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, which was the first unit to occupy Camp Julien.

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Located at 34.38, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Canadian Forces bases, War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

Darul Aman Palace

Darul Aman Palace ("abode of peace" or, in a double meaning "abode of Aman") is a European-style palace, now ruined, located about sixteen kilometers (ten miles) outside of the center of Kabul, Afghanistan. Darul Aman Palace was built in the early 1920s as a part of the endeavours by King Amanullah Khan to modernize Afghanistan. It was to be part of the new capital city (also called Darul Aman or Darulaman) that the king was intending to build, connected to Kabul through a narrow-gauge railway.

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Located at 34.38, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:1920s architecture, Buildings and structures in Kabul, Palaces in Afghanistan, Royal residences in Afghanistan

Bala Hissar, Kabul

Bala Hissar is an ancient fortress located in the city of Kabul, Afghanistan. The estimated date of construction is around the 5th century A.D. Bala Hissar sits to the south of the modern city centre at the tail end of the Kuh-e-Sherdarwaza Mountain. The Walls of Kabul, which are 20 feet high and 12 feet thick, start at the fortress and follow the mountain ridge in a sweeping curve down to the river. It sports a set of gates for access to the fortress.

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Located at 34.38, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kabul, Former fortresses, History of Kabul

National Museum of Afghanistan

The National Museum of Afghanistan, also known as the Afghan National Museum or sometimes the Kabul Museum, is a two-story building located 9 km southwest of the center of Kabul City in Afghanistan. It was built in 1922 during the reign of King Amanullah Khan. The collection inside the museum was transferred from another location in the city and began as a 'Cabinet of Curiosities' in 1919.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.38, 69.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kabul, Government buildings completed in 1922, Infrastructure completed in 1922, Museums in Afghanistan