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Dukan lake

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It’s located around 1 hour drive from Sulaymaniah city and having various points for BBQ picnic as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Muhammad Imran J
Karachi, Pakistan
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Nice Boat for sea Trip Amazing fish Barbeque Picnic Area Swimming lake Fresh fruits A lot of... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Haidar A
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Sulaymaniyah, Iraq
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s located around 1 hour drive from Sulaymaniah city and having various points for BBQ picnic as well as adjacent restaurants to avail food. I do recommend Barez huts for full day to avail true enjoyment of scenic beauty.

Thank Muhammad Imran J
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We went outing with friends and my family from suli,agreat place for barbeque and enjoyment.There is small hut we can take rent and chit chat and bbq with our group.

Thank Prakash S
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Nice Boat for sea Trip Amazing fish Barbeque Picnic Area Swimming lake Fresh fruits A lot of Kurdish restaurants

Thank Haidar A
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I travelled on various occasions between Suleymanieh and Erbil via Dukan. I passed by the Dukan lake to go to Rania. However, I’d like to comment about Dukan and its wonderful mountain range: beautiful nature and great peaks. Dukan itself is a nice village split...More

2  Thank Jigac55
Reviewed 5 April 2018

It's a wonderful place with many picnic and photo opportunities. Suitable for a nice refreshing dip in the summer. Lots of wonderful view-point close to the dam. Oh and grilled fish in restaurants in Dukan town is to die for!

3  Thank Anastasija_anarid
Reviewed 6 September 2017

From a high view point, the lake of Dokan is beautiful and breath taking, as much of the Kurdistan nature is. However, once you get closer by, the landscaping around the lake is not that inviting. Basically hard rock, no grass and practically no shade....More

Thank wnijman
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This is a popular place for people to escape the city and relax in a relatively quiet atmosphere in the area of a large lake and swim and engage in various watersports, especially during the summer when the temperature soars.

2  Thank The_Traveling_Expat
Reviewed 20 December 2016

If you like seafood (Fish) and would like to enjoy swimming far from the city, Dukan is a right place to go.

Thank M-Baban
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Beautiful lake nestled under the Sara Mountain. Many people from Sulaymaniyah and Erbil go there on the weekends for picnic and sightseeing. There are restaurants near the river serving masgoof. The lake is dammed so water is calm with occasional speed boat. It's a great...More

2  Thank UNGlobeTraveler
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Dukan lake is simply astonishing. It is very big and the landscape is incredible, I felt like was going to see a dinosaur from one moment to the other. I am not sure accommodation in the area, I went there on a day trip but...More

1  Thank Eugenio_G694
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