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Gali Ali Bag, Erbil

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Waterfall Nature / Park
With 12 km (7.5 mi) of dramatic, stratified cliffs, the ravine of Gali Ali Bag draws scores of visitors and features on the Iraqi currency. In summer, see the waterfalls tumble 10 m (32 ft) over the rocks, and cool off your feet in the chilly pool below. Bring a picnic or grab a snack from an onsite vendor, and enjoy the mountainous surroundings in this popular, family-friendly getaway. To visit Gali Ali Bag on your trip to Erbil, use our Erbil itinerary planner.
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  • The water fall is very nice but the area is strange .you have to walk through the water barefoot to reach seating area There are no good restaurants, you have to bring your food with you, and in order...  more »
  • It's very nice place to visit in summer time in Kurdistan. Very beautiful waterfall with Nice and clear water. It's cool place in high temperature summer time in Iraq.  more »
  • Like a bad tindr date Gali Ali Bag looks like its going to be beautiful and amazing but is actually a pretty small waterfall, of a road, surrounded by concrete kitsch. If its existence is at all persu...  more »

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