The Khyber Pass

 

 

 

Inside the Khyber Pass, looking towards the eastern

entrance, with Jamrud and Peshawar in the distance.

 

 

 

Paddy Docherty at Michni Post, inside the Khyber Pass overlooking the Afghan Border. Paddy Docherty is the author of The Khyber Pass - a History of Invasion & Empire.

 

Michni Post, overlooking Torkham and the Afghan border.

 

 

 

 

The Khyber Gate at Jamrud, marking the beginning of the Khyber Agency

 

 

 

 

Ali Masjid Fort, guarding the narrowest point in the Pass

 

 

 

Hilltop forts abound throughout the 30 miles of the Pass