Route & dates
Erbil— 2 nights
Wed, Oct 23 - Fri, Oct 25
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: steep yourself in history at Erbil Citadel, see the interesting displays at Kurdish Textile Museum, look for gifts at Bazaar, and walk around Minaret Park.
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If you are flying in from Turkey, the closest major aiports are Erbil International Airport, Sulaymaniyah International Airport and Mosul International Airport. In October, daytime highs in Erbil are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Erbil
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