General Directorate of Tourism / Duhok

Duhok Governorate, Kurdistan Region, Iraq


Ashawa Resort

it is located (5km) from sarsing has waterfalls and running water all through the valley coming from Gara Mountainn and gathered into pools similar to dams.the place is famous of dense willow and Oak forests that moderate the climate and water which give the sense of relative cold round the year,because these trees grow but in cold area with fresh water .All these features make this place one of the outstanding beautiful areas and an attraction of tourists to see and enjoy the wonderful scenery.At the entrance of Ashawa ,there is a modern constracted Church.also there are two small dams constructed in 1980s and are used for tourism and agriculture.