Tourism in Iraq: what you need to know

All the information to prepare his stay are here. We have targeted the best things to do on the spot, retained hotels with good prices and amenities, and gathered tips for transportation. And we are doing our best to illustrate our words with maps and pictures.

Where to stay in Iraq

In Iraq you will mostly find a lot of 4 or 5 star hotels. and we can summarize by saying that their quality is generally . in Iraq establishments are not all equal  : so be vigilant, follow your feeling to make a decision, and follow our advice.

The 5-star hotels in Iraq

Looking for a good 5-star hotel in Iraq? By coming in Iraq you can find your happiness ... or not. In general, the 5-star hotel offering leaves something to be desired. We must be vigilant and carefully check customer comments. Here are some recommendations for choosing a very good luxury hotel.

In Iraq and in the immediate surroundings there is an important offer of 5-star hotels. Not always easy to pick the good ones. Fortunately we are here to guide you in your choice.

4-star hotels in Iraq

If it is for you an imperative to have a good quality hotel during your stay in Iraq, some establishments might not be up to your expectations. Follow the tips below to book in the best establishment.

You make good choice if you book at Andalus Apartments (one of the best option in Baghdad), at Erbil View Hotel (a wonderful establishment ) or at Erbil Quartz Hotel.

3-star hotels in Iraq

Good options are: Merci Hotel Erbil (one of the best choices in Erbil), at Fareeq Hotel (a very pleasant establishment) or Asenappar Hotel.

Questions and Answers

What is the best hotel in Iraq? The best place to stay in Iraq is at The Baron Hotel - Karbala in Karbala.

What is the best 4 stars hotel in Iraq? The best 4 stars hotel in Iraq is the Andalus Apartments in Baghdad.

What is the best 3 stars hotel in Iraq? The best 3 stars hotel in Iraq is the Merci Hotel Erbil in Erbil.

What is the best 2 stars hotel in Iraq? The best 2 stars hotel in Iraq is the Janet Bludan Hotel in Erbil.

What to do in Iraq

The other best tourist attractions in Iraq are Taq-I Kisra, Mosul Museum, Ennigaldi-Nanna'S Museum, Rixos Al Rasheed Baghdad Hotel, Ishtar Sheraton Hotel, Al-Faw Palace and Kurdish Textile Museum.

Museums in Iraq

Among the in Iraq museums and around, we recommend you to visit Mosul Museum, Ennigaldi-Nanna'S Museum and Kurdish Textile Museum.

Baghdadi Museum, Sulaymaniyah Museum, Basrah Museum, Abdel Karim Kassem Museum and Iraqi Post Museum are other museums in Iraq; they may eventually interest you.

Archeological sites in Iraq

In Iraq the main archeological sites to visit are Babylon, Nineveh and Ur.

Other archeological sites such as Taq-I Kisra might be of interest to you.

Maps of Iraq

Localisation of Iraq on a world map ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Regional map of Iraq ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Detailed location map of Iraq ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Photos of Iraq

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