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Shanadar Park

Runaki Road, Erbil 44001, Iraq
+964 750 462 6320
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Shanidar Art Expo in the Park

Haval Qaraman was my guide throughout my touring the Kurdish region and we spent a great time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CHEILAUGH G
Spacious gardens nicely landscaped

Walking through the gardens at Shanadar park was relaxing and beautiful. Be sure to go up on top... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
danbibb21
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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  • Average21%
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“art gallery”(5 reviews)
“small lake”(2 reviews)
“cave”(2 reviews)
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Runaki Road, Erbil 44001, Iraq
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+964 750 462 6320
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haval Qaraman was my guide throughout my touring the Kurdish region and we spent a great time exploring some of the art that was on display and for sale at the Shanidar Expo. There was a variety of artwork, jewelry, souvenirs and the gallery itself...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Walking through the gardens at Shanadar park was relaxing and beautiful. Be sure to go up on top of the little building inside the park to the left for a great view of the park and surrounding area.

Thank danbibb21
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

We take all our guests to this hidden treasure in Erbil. For 5,000 dinar, you can purchase a ticket to the big yellow helium air balloon ride from the tea-stand in front. You ascend high over the city of Erbil. It's great for pictures and...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

The parks in Erbil, and Shanadar is no exception, are almost nice. It is hard to place what exactly gives them a twinge of unpleasantness, but it is probably the unloved kitsch scattered about. It could have been something nice but really just fails to...More

Thank Kris P
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Shanadar park is south of the Erbil Citadel,behind al-sawaf Mosque.it was constructed according to a modern design and contains several play areas for children,A hall for local art exhibitions built in the form of the renowned shanadar Cave lies at the center of the park.

Thank Sarhang M
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is a large park with among others a viewing tower and a small lake. It is probably very nice in summer, but when I visited on a weekday in December, not a lot was going on.

Thank JLC-1972
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I really love Shanader not because of it is a park but for its art gallery. Painting and books You can by photo magazine, post card, paining and also sit and eat tea.

1  Thank نگ ا
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

nice green area to relax , and the art gallery is a nice touch with many traditional work placed around the park

Thank den a
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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Shanadar Park, it's one of the Erbil city nice park, it have a very nice places to visit like a painting gallery, restaurants and many places to enjoy your afternoon and evening time with your friends and family members in any season, It have a...More

Thank Sabzachi
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Probably one of the best and nicest parks in Erbil, you have plenty of gardens, trees, cafes, there is a small lake, in general you can have a good rest in it.

Thank Bayar F
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