Basra Departure Budget Airfares
Located in the southern region of the country, Basra is a city found in Iraq. Basra is the main port of the country. Based on a 2012 estimate, the population of Basra has reached to more than 1.5 million citizens. Established in 636 AD, Basra played important roles in history, particularly Islamic and Sumer history. With temperatures reaching up to 50oC, Basra is regarded as one of the hottest cities in Iraq. Also dubbed as the Venice of the East, Basra is recognized as the economic capital of the country.