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Ruins

Perfect place very close to the souk , center of Erbil Nice Cafe around , restaurants a big park... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2019
dominiqueazevedo
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A place to visit

One of the lovely old places in Erbil city centre where you will meet tourists from different parts... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2019
Kusayallowe A
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Reviewed February 14, 2019

It's nice to be there as it reflect the rich history especially in terms of city planning in those days, architecture, etc. Also, it is quite centrally located so one gets a good view of the city. The market is adjustment to it and it is quite vibrant.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Sudhir K
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

If you love history, check it out. Make sure to see the pictures from the 1800's of this citadel. Erbil is just the citadel and there is nothing but a desert. Wow... What a change.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Raymond C
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

It;s a little bit of a walk to the top, but it's worth it if for no other reason than to say you've been to the longest continually inhabited area in the world. The very idea that someone was looking out from the same spot you are at the moment, only thousands of years before the pyramids were built...

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank StanTheMan2020
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

This was the old Erbil town centre with most buildings being refurbished. The textile museum is worth a visit. I feel more needs to be done to make the citadel “alive” again, but it is a must if you are in Erbil.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

A great place to go for some good photos the Citadel rest on top of a man made strategic vantage point you can see all of Erbil from here.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank OutWithTheAllens
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