Iraq with Kids

Iraq Lake Dukan Kurdistan | Destinations in the Middle East

Please note that we have no articles specifically about taking children to Iraq at this point.  Whilst tourism is slowly opening up to various regions in Iraq, it is still too early for us to promote Iraq as a safe destination for family travellers.  Unless you are visiting for work reasons with private security you should not presently be entering with children.

All international schools in Baghdad have closed and we are not currently aware of an active expat family community, however, read on if you would like more resources on visiting Iraq independently.

Travel Insurance for High Risk Counries

Please see government advisories from

Should this situation change we will duly update the details on this page.


Feature Image: Lake Dukan in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Further Iraq resources

If you would still like to learn more about Iraq, we have found these interesting resources that you should check out.

Iraq Map