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Giro Qal'ah Destination Guide

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Giro Qal'ah in the region of Vardak is a town in Afghanistan - some 74 mi (or 120 km) West of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Giro Qal'ah is now 03:08 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Wuluswali Bihsud, Taynah Qal'ah, Surkh Daywal, Sinah Bulaq, Sar-e Raqol or Bughundak Qal'ah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zard Joy, Zardargin, Shoraw, Qal'ah-ye Baba, Ozhay-e 'Ulya and Sar-e Tob. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Natalie Carney - Blog 09: Return to Kabu...

09:28 min ( May 28, 2010 by Natalie Carney)
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Mulit-media journalist Natalie Carney along with Kabul Wazir returned to Afghanistan in May of 2010, six months after she lived with the girls at an AFCECO orphanage. Her work on a documentary on the ...

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Interesting facts about this location

Vakak Group

The Vakak Group (also spelled Wakak) is a small volcanic field located WSW of Kabul, Afghanistan. It consists of 18 dacitic and trachytic volcanoes including lava domes and possibly an old caldera.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.19, 67.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Holocene volcanoes, Inactive volcanoes, Lava domes, Mountains of Afghanistan, Volcanoes of Afghanistan

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