It is a mountain in town of Rawanduz, Erbil in Iraq Kurdistan, 50 kilometers from the Iranian border . Mount Korek is a tourist attraction with, an Iraqi company has built an approximately 4 kilometer long Teleferic (cable car) from its Bekhal Bottom station to Mount Korek. The mountain is developed as an international destination. The company has developed 132 villas and several rides in this project, which is called "The Korek Mountain Resort & Spa". There are also restaurants and cafes. The resort is a summer retreat providing cool environs when the whole region reels under high temperatures. During winters, it turns into a Ski Resort.The Resort is one of the top 10 destinations to visit in the Kurdistan region of Iraq.