Day 1: Tour starts in Kabul
The tour starts mid-afternoon with a security briefing before dinner at a local restaurant.
Day 2: In Kabul
Full of hidden gems, today we see the Kabul that doesn't make the headlines and is truly wonderful.
Day 3: Kabul - Herat
Herat has been restored to much of its ancient glory but remains a haunting place to wander through.
Day 4: In Herat
We visit the incredible Friday Mosque, the tile factory and the Citadel as well as the famed bazaar.
Day 5: Herat - Mazar-e-Sharif
Today we fly up to Mazar, which means 'Tomb of the Exhalted' and start exploring.
Day 6: Day trip to Tashkurgan
A 28m Buddhist stupa carved out of rock is a rewarding sight with the dramatic Tashkurgan town en route.
Day 7: Drive to Panjshir Valley
Panjshir was a legendary stronghold of Commander Massoud with striking beauty and glorious history and we pass through the famous Salang Tunnel.
Day 8: In Panjshir - Kabul
Follow in the footsteps of Alexander the Great as we explore this amazing mountain valley on foot.
Day 9: In Kabul
We climb the city walls for great views then visit Chicken Street and some excellent bookstores.
Day 10: Fly to Bamiyan
Always a trip highlight, Bamiyan is visually stunning with cliffs and craters and a great bazaar.
Day 11: Bamiyan - Band-e-Amir
Two hours away is this extraordinary chain of lakes in the middle of a barren mountain landscape.
Day 12: In Bamiyan
Today we see some of the lesser known sites, including the fortress at Shar-e Zohak.
Day 13: Fly to Kabul
We return to the capital for a final wander around before our farewell dinner.
Day 14: Tour ends in Kabul
The tour ends after breakfast this morning.