What is the most visited place in Iraq? 1) MALWIYA MOSQUE aka GREAT MOSQUE OF SAMARRA
The beautiful Malwiya Mosque is not only the major tourist attraction of the city of Samarra but one of Iraq’s most famous landmarks.
What is Iraq famous for? Iraq is known primarily for its rich maqam heritage which has been passed down orally by the masters of the maqam in an unbroken chain of transmission, leading up to the present. The maqam al-Iraqi is considered to be the most noble and perfect form of maqam.
Is Iraq worth visiting? Iraq, it’s not the most obvious tourist destination. But with the security situation improving all over the country, now is the time to visit one of the most historical countries in the world. Visiting Iraq is well worth the money spent as it has a favorable exchange rate for most western travelers.
Is Iraq tourist friendly? OVERALL RISK : HIGH. Generally, Iraq isn’t a safe country to visit, because of its complicated political situation and turmoil that took over the country and its neighbors. It is strongly recommended that you do not travel to Iraq at this time.