Explore is offering tours to the Kurdistan area of Iraq, which allows customers to experience the region’s stark beauty, warm friendly people and rich and challenging history.
The Highlights of Kurdistan tour travels through the provinces of Erbil, Dohuk and Sulaymaniya, visiting the mosques, citadels and traditional covered markets of some of the oldest continually inhabited cites in the world.
Highlights of the eight-day tour include visiting traditional tea houses, picnicking with the locals, travelling along Hamilton Road to see the 12km wide Gali Ali Beg Canyon and taking in Azmar Mountain.
Departures are in October and November and prices start from £2,909 per person including flights, seven nights’ breakfast accommodation in hotels, most meals, transport, and the services of a tour guide and driver.
For further information or to book visit www.explore.co.uk or call 0844-499 0901.