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Shanadar Park, Erbil

4.2
#2 of 11 in Parks in Iraq
One of the finest parks in Erbil, Shanadar Park offers a green getaway from the busy streets and the crowds. Relax and unwind in the quiet park on the shaded benches, or go to one of the restaurants and cafes for a refreshing drink and meal. Enjoy the maintained gardens featuring a variety of plant species, and the small, clean lake in the middle. Head to the onsite art gallery, where you can learn about the local artists and admire their works. Before you head to Erbil, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Erbil trip builder app , to make sure you see all that Erbil has to offer, including Shanadar Park.
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  • A park located in the capital city of Erbil. Its design attracts visitors with different kinds of places and activities for all ages. Cafes, Galeries, restaurants.  more »
  • Flott park med aktiviteter og lekeplass for barn. Det er også en telekabel bane du kan ta. Du får en tur gjennom to parker og en flott utsikt over Erbil. Om ettermiddagen er det flott å ta med mat og ...  more »
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  • 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 of the park. Shanadar Park offers a green getaway from the busy streets and the crowds. Relax and unwind in the quiet park on the shaded benches, or go to one of the restaurants and cafes for a refreshing drink and meal. Enjoy the maintained gardens featuring a variety of plant species, and the small, clean lake in the middle. Head to the onsite art gallery, where you can learn about the local artists and admire their works. Put Shanadar Park on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by going there.
  • Great place to hangout outdoors and see the arts gallery inside the park
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