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Amrutak Destination Guide

Touring Amrutak in Afghanistan

Amrutak in the region of Ghowr is a city located in Afghanistan - some 276 mi or ( 444 km ) West of Kabul , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Amrutak

Time in Amrutak is now 04:35 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kabul " with a UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Qala i Naw, Qaryeh-ye Owbeh, Mazari Sharif, Kandahar, and Herat. Being here already, consider visiting Qala i Naw . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Amrutak ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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A Jam at the Jam

2:17 min by zekoan
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Set outside the Minaret of Jam in the Ghowr province of Afghanistan. A truly beautiful place. To the left, playing the bucket is Amir Khan from Khandahar. The locals were in trademark style, absolutel ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Shahrak

Shahrak is a town and jamoat in northern Tajikistan. It is located in Isfara District in Sughd province. The jamoat has a total population of 13,991.

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Located at 34.10 64.30 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Jamoats of Tajikistan, Populated places in Tajikistan

Puni, Afghanistan

Puni is a region situated in Ghōr Province, Afghanistan.

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Located at 34.29 64.38 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Populated places in Ghōr Province

Dahan-e Falezak, Shahrak

Dahan-e Falezak is the district center of Shahrak District in Ghor Province, Afghanistan. It is located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34.1000|N|64.2667|E||||| | |name= }} at 2,385 m altitude. Very close to it is situated the village of Shahrak, which gives the name of the district.

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Located at 34.10 64.27 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Populated places in Ghōr Province

Minaret of Jam

The Minaret of Jam is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in western Afghanistan. It is located in the Shahrak District, Ghor Province, by the Hari River. The 62-metre high minaret, surrounded by mountains that reach up to 2400m, was built in the 1190s, entirely of baked-bricks. It is famous for its intricate brick, stucco and glazed tile decoration, which consists of alternating bands of kufic and naskhi calligraphy, geometric patterns, and verses from the Qur'an.

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Located at 34.40 64.52 (Lat./Long.); Less than 28 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Ghōr Province, World Heritage Sites in Afghanistan