Within Fertile Crescent, birth of Civilization
Location: Tigris River
The Tigris River is located in the Middle East, running through Turkey, Syria, and Iraq.
The Tigris is within the Fertile Crescent, an area where early civilizations thrived. It is accompanied here by the Euphrates River, commonly associated with it.
Various Places Along Tigris
The name of the river itself comes from the meaning of running water as the river is strongly flowing.