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Raqol Destination Guide

Explore Raqol in Afghanistan

Raqol in the region of Bāmīān is a town in Afghanistan - some 114 mi or ( 183 km ) West of Kabul , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Raqol is now 11:54 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kabul " with a 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, Olangak, Wulangak, Tormay, and Surkh Sar. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Wuluswali Bihsud . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Raqol ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Trip to Band E Amir, Afghanistan

4:03 min by villemartin
Views: 4390 Rating: 5.00

During a week end we (all friends) working in Kabul decided to go with Olivier and Bryan (Pilots) to Band E Amir lakes via Bamyan. We flew their beechcraft 200 king Air over the lakes and empty landsc ..

Afghanistan - Enough is Enough !!!

3:53 min by americaisevil1
Views: 61 Rating: 5.00

Afghans had enough with their corrupt leaders that are supported by USA !!! ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Yakawlang (also romanized as Yakaolang) was a city of 65,000 people (est. 2000) in Yakawlang District, Bamyan Province, Afghanistan. It is the capital of Yakawlang District with an altitude of 2714 m. It was significantly destroyed by military forces in 2000-2001.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.73 66.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Bamyan Province, Hazarajat, Populated places in Bamyan Province