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Piranan Destination Guide

Touring Piranan in Iraq

Piranan in the region of As Sulaymānīyah is located in Iraq - some 199 mi or ( 320 km ) North of Baghdad , the country's capital city .

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Time in Piranan is now 09:31 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Baghdad " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Zunik, Sparkapkan, Sangasar, Qurah Ku, and Bashkaysh. Being here already, consider visiting Zunik . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Piranan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Qaladiza

Qaladiza' or Qeladze is a town of 114,000 inhabitants in the Kurdistan Regional Government region in Iraqi Kurdistan, north of Sulaymaniyah, near the Iranian border. Qaladiza means "Castle of Two Rivers" from the Kurdish words Qala= castle, dw= two and ze= river. In the south west of the town there is a small hill between two rivers. It is surrounded by mountains like many parts of Kurdistan. The town is located in a middle of "Peshdar".

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.18 45.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Populated places in Sulaymaniyah Province

Lake Dukan

Lake Dukan (or Lake Dokan) is the largest lake in Iraqi Kurdistan. It is located close to the city of Ranya, and is a reservoir on the Little Zab created by the construction of the Dukan Dam. The Dukan Dam was built between 1954 and 1959 as a multi-purpose dam to provide water storage, irrigation and hydroelectricity. Prior to the flooding of Lake Dukan, the area has been subjected to archaeological research to investigate as many archaeological sites as possible.

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Located at 36.13 44.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Reservoirs in Iraq, Sulaymaniyah Province