Charikar

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Charikar
چاریکار
Charikar is located in Afghanistan
Charikar
Location in Afghanistan
Coordinates: 35°0′47″N 69°10′8″E / 35.01306°N 69.16889°E / 35.01306; 69.16889Coordinates: 35°0′47″N 69°10′8″E / 35.01306°N 69.16889°E / 35.01306; 69.16889
Country  Afghanistan
Province Parwan Province
Elevation 5,200 ft (1,600 m)
Time zone UTC+4:30

Charikar (Persian: چاریکار) is the capital of Parwan Province in northern Afghanistan. The city is on the road 69 km from Kabul. Charikar is known for its pottery and high-quality grapes.