4-day tour in Iraq – Babylon + Samarra

4 Days

Discover the enchanting allure of Iraq’s ancient wonders on a captivating 4-day tour. With a special emphasis on Babylon and Samarra, immerse yourself in the remnants of past civilizations and embrace the vibrant cultural heritage of Mesopotamia. Prepare to be awestruck as you witness awe-inspiring historical sites and delve into the captivating stories of this legendary land. Join us on an unforgettable journey through the heart of Iraq’s fascinating history and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

4-day tour in Iraq - Babylon + Samarra
4-day tour in Iraq - Babylon + Samarra Samarra Iraq 2

Iraq private tour. Pick up & drop off Baghdad airport - Visit Najaf, Karbala, Babylon. Driver + English-speaking guide


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Product Price: 693

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On Day 1 of the itinerary, the arrival occurs in Baghdad in the afternoon. Upon arrival at the airport, travelers are warmly welcomed and greeted by a designated representative. This meet and greet service ensures a smooth transition from the airport to the hotel. The travelers will be assisted with their luggage and any necessary immigration or customs procedures. After completing the necessary formalities, a comfortable transfer is arranged to take them to their designated hotel in Baghdad. This transfer ensures a convenient and hassle-free journey, allowing travelers to relax and settle in after arrival.

On Day 2, the itinerary starts with a morning city tour of Baghdad. Travelers will have the opportunity to explore the vibrant capital city of Iraq, known for its rich history and cultural heritage. The city tour may include visits to iconic landmarks such as the Al-Mustansiriya School, the Abbasid Palace, and the Al-Shaheed Monument.

After the city tour, the itinerary takes a fascinating turn as travelers head to the ancient city of Babylon. Near present-day Baghdad, Babylon is an archaeological site with great historical significance. Travelers will have the chance to marvel at the remnants of this ancient city, including the famous Ishtar Gate, the ruins of the Hanging Gardens, and the Babylonian temples and palaces.

After exploring the wonders of Babylon, the itinerary brings travelers back to Baghdad. They can take this opportunity to further immerse themselves in the modern culture, sample local cuisine, or visit other notable attractions in the city. Day 2 offers a blend of history, culture, and adventure, providing an enriching experience for travelers visiting Baghdad.

On Day 3, the itinerary continues in Baghdad before venturing to the historical city of Samarra. In the morning, travelers can explore more of Baghdad’s attractions, such as museums, markets, or landmarks they may have missed on the previous day.

Afterward, the journey takes them to Samarra, an ancient city north of Baghdad. Samarra is renowned for its architectural marvels, including the famous Great Mosque of Samarra, which features the iconic Malwiya Minaret. Travelers can admire the intricate designs and historical significance of this impressive structure.

Another day’s highlight is the visit to the Ziggurat of Aqar Quf. A ziggurat is a temple tower that was common in ancient Mesopotamian architecture. The Ziggurat of Aqar Quf is one of the well-preserved ziggurats in Iraq, offering a glimpse into the ancient civilization that once thrived in the region.

After exploring Samarra and the Ziggurat of Aqar Quf, the itinerary takes travelers back to Baghdad. They can spend the evening indulging in local cuisine, shopping for souvenirs, or simply relaxing and reflecting on their enriching experiences in these historical and cultural sites.

On Day 4, the itinerary marks the end of the tour. In the morning, travelers will check out from their hotel in Baghdad and prepare for departure. A convenient airport transfer will be arranged to ensure a smooth and comfortable journey to the airport.

During the transfer, travelers may have the opportunity to reflect on their experiences, memories, and discoveries made throughout the trip. The airport transfer will be handled by a professional service, allowing travelers to relax and enjoy their final moments in Baghdad.

Upon arrival at the airport, the services provided by the tour organizers come to an end. Travelers will proceed with the necessary check-in and departure procedures for their onward journey.

Day 4 concludes the tour, leaving travelers with cherished memories of their time in Baghdad, the historic sites visited, and the rich cultural experiences gained during their stay.

  •  This is a private Iraq tour package.
  •  We can pick you up at Baghdad airport or at Najaf international airport. If the tour starts in Najaf, the order of the itinerary will differ.
  •  European Union citizens, United States, United Kingdom, Russia, China, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Canada, Australia, and Switzerland, can make the Iraq visa on arrival with our tour voucher.
  •  Your passport must be valid for at least six months.
  •  We were in Iraq preparing this trip for you. Our destination manager was in Iraq recently preparing this tour, so you can safely enjoy your holidays in Iraq. This way, we know what to expect and ensure the best service with reliable, updated information.


  • Multi-day private tour in Iraq.
  • Baghdad airport pick up and drop off.
  • Iraq road check-points clearance.
  • Iraq visa on arrival at Baghdad airport.
  • English-speaking guide.


  • 4 days in Iraq.
  • Airport transfers.
  • Entrance and departure taxes.
  • All transportation with driver.
  • English-speaking guide at all times.
  • All accommodations in 4* hotel with breakfast.
  • All documents to get visa on arrival (only permitted nationalities).

Not included

  • International flights.
  • Travel insurance (optional and available).
  • All lunches and dinners (optional as extra).
  • Tips and other gratuities.
  • Drinks, personal expenses.
  • Admission fees to museums and monuments ($20 Usd to $25 Usd per monument paid on the spot).
  • English-speaking guide (optional as extra).
  • All not mentioned as “included”.

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4-day tour in Iraq – Babylon + Samarra
Group Discount Available
From $693
/ Adult
  • Baghdad
  • Baghdad
  • 4-star hotels
  • Included
  • Sedan or SUV
  • Baghdad, Babylon, Samarra

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