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Erbil— 3 nights
The capital of Iraqi Kurdistan, Erbil occupies perhaps the longest-inhabited land in the world, with the earliest human settlement here possibly dating back to 5000 BCE.Erbil is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Erbil Citadel, take an in-depth tour of Syriac Heritage Museum, look for gifts at Bazaar, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mudhafaria Minarett.
For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Erbil driving holiday planner.
If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major aiports are Erbil International Airport, Sulaymaniyah International Airport and Mosul International Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Erbil
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 5:
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