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Shanadar Park

Shanadar Park is south of the Erbil Citadel, behind al-Sawwaf Mosque. It was constructed according... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
amirhossein f
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Tehran, Iran
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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Runaki Road, Erbil 44001, Iraq
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shanadar Park is south of the Erbil Citadel, behind al-Sawwaf 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...More

Thank amirhossein f
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The best time to visit the park is in the evening and take a cool stroll. The fountains are refreshing and the view on top of the cave building is an added attraction especially after sunset.

Thank Paulnewman04
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We are living in erbil, we go to this place every now and then and weekends. It is in the city center and close to the main busy market. You can take drinks but no food is allowed. It it best to visit in the...More

Thank Joykarwan
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
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

1  Thank bigfamily0f8
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 24 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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