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Afghanistan, all year round

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The Mausoleum of Ahmad Shah Massoud has become a pilgrimage centre for the visitors. Massoud, a brilliant military strategist, foiled nine Russian attempts to conquer Panjshir Valley. He continued his struggle against the fanatic Taliban until he was assassinated in a terrorist attack in 2001.

The Mausoleum of Ahmad Shah Massoud has become a pilgrimage centre for the visitors. Massoud, a brilliant military strategist, foiled nine Russian attempts to conquer Panjshir Valley. He continued his struggle against the fanatic Taliban until he was assassinated in a terrorist attack in 2001.

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