Skip to main content
Official Site of General Board of Tourism of Kurdistan - Iraq
Ministry of Municipalities and Tourism
Things To Do
Where To Stay
Events & Festivals
Plan Your Trip
History And Heritage
Historic cave in old place.
Qobhan School of Islamic Sciences
The Qobhan school of Islamic Sciences during the seventeenth century can be found in the northeastern part of Amedi Castle. Hundreds of imams and...
This gallery was built in 1971 by Sami H. Nadhim, the Director General of Education in Sulaimaniya. It is in the center of the city, near the Museum...
This museum was established in Sulaimaniya because Sulaimaniya governate is rich with folkoric heritage. The city is even the Kurdistan Capital of...
Erbil Civilization Museum
The Erbil Civilization Museum is located in the city center opposite the City Hall. It is divided into three historical sections. Antiques are...
Mahmood Pasha Jaff built Sherwana Citadel in the late 19th century as a tribal administrative center and residence. Set atop a small hill at the...
Great Mosque of Sulaimani
The Great Mosque of Sulaimani was built in 1785 by Ibrahim Pasha Baban. It contains 3 small cemeteries and the shrine of Haji Kaka Ahmed and his...
Qaradagh is a district northern Sulaimani where 9 adjacent high mountainous sites (Qopi) exist, each is 3 Km far from the other. There are water...
Mars Ala Monastery
Located near the presidency of the University of Duhok and is the oldest and largest monastery in the Duhok area.
Ga'war Strait Sculptures
The Ga'war Strait sculptures are 4,000 years old and can be found in the Goshan valley in Qaradagh district, along with a stattue of the Akkadian...
Shrine of Sheikh Othman Naqshaband in Taweila
Taweila is a small, beautiful town on the Iraqi – Iranian border. It is about 108 kilometers far from Sulaimani City. This gorgeous town is known for...
Charmo Ancient Village
The ruins of this ancient agricultural village sit east of Chamchamall town, considered as one of the oldest agricultural villages in history dating...
Choli Minaret is one of Erbil city's most famous landmarks. Built in 1128-1138 A.D., during the rule of Sultan Mudhaffar al-Din Called, it is also...
(Kurdish: Şaneder or Zewî Çemi Şaneder) is an archeological site located in Bradost Mountain in Erbil Governorate. The remains of ten Neanderthals,...
This archaeological bridge is located at the north east of Soran city, on the Soran- Haji Omaran section of the Hamilton Road, just outside the...
The Cannon of Wasta Rajab
This cannon was fabricated by Wasta Rajab (Craftman Rajab) during the rule of Prince Muhammad of Soran (1837 - 1813). Wasta Rajab was the first Kurd...
kurdistan tourism 2016
Home to Heal all Pain 2016
The Land of Tolerance and Coexistence 2016
Kurdistan The land of scenic beauty and nature 2016
Kurdistan in General
Geography & Geology
Energy & Economy
Land & Environment
Good To Know
The Kurdistan Region in Brief
Arts & Culture
Traditions and Heritage
Music and Traditional Clothing
Kurdish Art and Crafts
Airlines & airports
Consulates & Foreign Representations
Explore Region and Cities
All Things To Do
Find on Map
Well-being & Spa
Parks & Attractions
Arts And Cultures
Food and Drink
History And Heritage
Active And Outdoors
Find On Map
Apartments & Motels
When to go
How to get there
How to get around
Practical travel info