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Sami Abdulrahman Park

Gulan Street, Erbil 44001, Iraq
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Runners paradise

If you want to escape the urban jungle, the park is well worth a visit. For those who like running... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jay J
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Adelaide, Australia
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Winderful visit as its at least 5 degrees cooler and so beautiful

The park is very nice. Situated around 5 to 10 minutes walk from our office in English Village. And... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Wendy V
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“running track” (9 reviews)
“fresh air” (5 reviews)
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Gulan Street, Erbil 44001, Iraq
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"running track"
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"fresh air"
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"kids playground"
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"small lake"
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"an oasis"
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"divan hotel"
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"nice place"
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"nice weather"
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"friends and family"
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"picnic"
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"lakes"
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"trees"
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"roses"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to escape the urban jungle, the park is well worth a visit. For those who like running, heading here during mornings in the weekends makes the park almost exclusively yours.

Thank Jay J
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The park is very nice. Situated around 5 to 10 minutes walk from our office in English Village. And therefore a welcome break, especially in the evening hours when it's so much cooler in the park underneath the trees then anywhere else without airconditioning. I...More

Thank Wendy V
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

It's an oasis in otherwise hot and dusty Erbil. Love the smell of eucalyptus and large space to sit in the shade in the evenings. A lovely place for picnics! Nice to people watch!

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

The Sami Abdurahman Park is by far the largest public park in Erbil. It is located just off of the 60 Meter Road and the Al Mosel Road. In additional to many walking and seating areas the park also includes the Erbil International Fair Center....More

Thank Thomas W
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Special commemoration of the 2004 martyrs in Al Nusra's twin bombings of PUK and KDP HQs at Eid. As there are few large green public spaces in this dry noisy city that has developed too quickly one can only be thankful this space, that was...More

Thank Sheri L
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The biggest and most organized green space in Erbil. Activities: running track, swimming pool, workout yard, climbing wall and kids areas. The place is organized and clean, families can enjoy their time by eating and playing with their children while couples will find long streets...More

3  Thank ibrahimi678
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Its a great national park for everyone with free access and don’t need to get and special dresses or anything likewise good place for keeping in touch with your self and focusing on what you want to do in future

1  Thank Mohammed J
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

It is totally FREE It has 5 door entrance 1- 60 m opposite to parliament building 2- Newroz Road opposite to Khak fuel station + car park 3- 40 m opposite to Rotana Hotel + car park 4- 40 m opposite to Divan hotel +...More

1  Thank Joykarwan
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

this is one of the biggest park in the Erbil city, if you are a couples, family or having a friend walking then this place is perfect. thanks

1  Thank Hemn M
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

During My time in Erbil, I visited the park several Times. We visited the park for picnic or to go for walks in this large park. The park has large playgrounds for children. There were Also many bridal couples in the park for photography. I...More

Thank SaraTravel2017
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