Lake Band-e-Amir, Afghanistan

Band-e-amir is a series of deep blue lakes nestled amidst limestone canyons. This is Afghanistan’s Grand Canyon, truly a sight inspiring of awe.

Weather is worth traveling through Taliban territory to get here is entirely another question.


More from Afghanistan on my site contained in these posts.


  • Canada Good 5y

    Fantastic capture of the true lake and sky colours in central Afghanistan. Thanks.
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Taken on October 23, 2008
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