Iraq – South – Babil, Najaf, Qadisiyah, Karbala, Wasit

VISITED BY: 117 NOMADS
What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Babylon - Cultural Landscape and Archaeological City
 Tentative WHS
  • Nippur
  • The Fortress of Al-Ukhaidar (07/07/2000)
  • The Site of Thilkifl (21/01/2010)
  • Wadi Al-Salam Cemetery in Najaf (24/01/2011)
  • Wasit (07/07/2000)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Imam Hoseyn Shrine, Karbala
 Borders
  • Iran-Iraq 'proper'
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Ad Diwaniyah
  • Al Kut
  • Hillah
  • Karbala
  • Najaf
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Najaf
 Airports
  • Najaf (NJF)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Iraq Railway Experience
 Religious Temples
  • Karbala: Al Abbas Mosque
  • Karbala: Imam Husayn Shrine
  • Najaf: Al-Hannanah Mosque
  • Najaf: Imam Ali Mosque
 Festivals
  • Babylon International Festival
 Experiences
  • Experience Varzesh-e Bastani training
  • Listen to Iraqi Maqam music
  • Taste Masqouf
  • Witness people's pilgrimage to Karbala
 The Dark Side
  • Babylon: Saddam's Castle
Saddam's 'palace' in Babylon
What remains of Babylon
Uruk-Warka, South Iraq, 11/05/2019