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Erbil— 4 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.Explore hidden gems such as Syriac Heritage Museum and Kirkuk Citadel. Step out of Erbil with an excursion to Bawa Gurgur Park in Kirkuk--about 1h 45 min away. Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at Majidi Mall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mudhafaria Minarett, see the interesting displays at Erbil Civilization Museum, and admire the sheer force of Gali Ali Bag.
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In September, daily temperatures in Erbil can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.
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