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Baghdad— 18 nights
It's quite possible that a Baghdad holiday isn't on your list of things to do, but despite the city's reputation for turmoil, it still has plenty to offer to a daring traveler.For shopping fun, head to Al Mansur Mall or Maximall. Go for a jaunt from Baghdad to Karbala to see Shrine of the two sons of Muslim Ibn Aqeel about 1h 40 min away. Spend the 9th (Thu) in some colorful company at Zawraa Park. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Iraq Museum, don't miss a visit to Al-Jawadain Holy Shrine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Haidewr Hane Mosque, and admire all the interesting features of Al-Shaab Stadium.
For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Baghdad travel itinerary planner.
If you are flying in from Georgia, the closest major airport is Baghdad International Airport. February in Baghdad sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 8°C at night. On the 25th (Sat), you're off tohome.
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Shrine of the two sons of Muslim Ibn Aqeel
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