Day Three - Duhok

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Breakfast at hotel’s main restaurant and CHECK OUT OF HOTEL

Departure to the Dayro d-Mor Matay Monastery (St. Matthew’s Monastery (third Century) for a tour conducted by the Monastery’s Monks

Depart Monastery for Gaugamela – site of the famous battle between King Darius III and Alexander the Great which ended the Persian Empire

Xaringeha Niruj restaurant for lunch

See Jirwan – the oldest aqueduct and bridge ruin in the world built in the time of Sennacharib. Visit Lalish – pilgrimage site of the Yezidis who are descendants of the Zoroastrians

Depart for Duhok

Visit Chwar Stoon Cave where Zoroastrian fire worshippers performed rituals

Check in to Hotel,

Dinner at hotel or TBA