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Sami Abdulrahman Park

Gulan Street, Erbil 44001, Iraq
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the most beautiful part of the city

you can enjoy walking over there with nice weather especially night and early morning time but in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alan A
Beautiful Place for a Walk or Picnic

This park is large and in the middle of the city. It can get quite busy on the weekend with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nikki W
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“biggest park” (9 reviews)
“big park” (9 reviews)
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Gulan Street, Erbil 44001, Iraq
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Reviewed 1 week ago

you can enjoy walking over there with nice weather especially night and early morning time but in same time its not lovely we they don't accept pets to be in

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is large and in the middle of the city. It can get quite busy on the weekend with weddings and at night you will see a large amount of couples strolling and having picnics.

Thank Nikki W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A place where it's free, to go. Especially it has a running ground for people who wants to work out. It's nearly two kilometers. It's the hugest park in all Erbil. It has so much sports, like basketball and etc... Moreover, this park so much...More

Thank Mansur S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here with my tour guide Haval Qaraman, nice green space, a lovely quiet place to get away from the city!

3  Thank Ben R
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This park in the heart of Erbil the Capital there is a restaurant near by it and you can have fun with family and it is a quite area for couples but it depends on the segment you chose taxis always available

1  Thank Nihad Z
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Sami Abdulrahman is quite a nice place for a walk or a jog. Note that depending on the season, it can be crowded already at 6:00 in the morning. Majority of people are walking. Thus, if you intend to jog, it is at times necessary...More

Thank Jigac55
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Nice large park - safe to walk around. Fabulous rose displays in the Spring. Pretty deserted in the daytime but comes alive with people in the evenings. Don't bother to queue for the motor boat trip on the small lake - it only makes one...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This park could have been SO nice. There is definitely that air of unloved concrete kitch that gives the park a bit of an eerie feel that prevents it from being totally nice. However there are tons of roses and for once I have o...More

Thank Kris P
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I regularly go there in the morning for a jog. Refreshing green retreat away from the concrete and polluted streets of Erbil

Thank samskew
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I love this park - it's enormous and is a green lung in a car-obsessed city Interesting areas including children's play area, sports centre, great running track which is at this time of year well-used

Thank carog1
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