Najaf Tourism

Najaf (Arabic: النجف‎‎; BGN: An Najaf) is a city in central Iraq about 160 km (roughly 100 miles) south of Baghdad. Its estimated population in 2013 was 1,000,000 people. It is the capital of Najaf Governorate. It is widely considered the third holiest city of Shi'a Islam, the Shia world’s spiritual capital and the center of Shi'a political power in Iraq.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Najaf, Iraq. Explore Najaf travel guide before you plan your trip here. A holiday in Najaf can generally be of 1-2 days.

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