With traditions tracing back many centuries, the people of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq live a vibrant and multifaceted culture. Savoury cuisine, exquisite garments, cheerful group dancing – these are some of the vital elements of the Kurdish culture. Once a year family and friends come together to mark Newroz, a celebration of their history, culture, and the beginning of the Kurdish New Year. We welcome you to come and explore the rich culture of the Kurdish people.
Fresh salads, grilled meat and home-made bread – delicious Kurdish cuisine always has travellers relishing for more. Sharing food with family and friends is an important part of Kurdish social life. Read more »