Azerbaijan tours

Azerbaijan tours. 

Day 1: Baku
This is going to be the fantastic trip along the country, with seeing one of the most striking cities located at the Caspian Sea. This is our fascinating city Baku. It is identified with the city tour after arriving to the airport. And today we are going to wander about old and modern town of the city. So for the beginning we have decided to take a tour along he Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, created by architect Zaha Hadid. There was a decision to create the building in the beautiful light of interesting lines. So then it is better to get to see the panorama of the city, with visiting of the Aliyev center. Then night is spent in the hotel, after the trip along the most cherished localities of the ciy.

Day 2: Baku
The second day of the trip in Azerbaijan we have decided to spend in the capital still, and for this we are going to have a walk along the olden parts of the city. So, getting there, guests have a trip along Icheri Sheher area, being surrounded by walls of the fort. At the same time such locations as the Market Square, Juma Mosque, Synyk Gala Castle, Caravanserais, baths, Maiden Tower of the XII century, residential buildings and the Palace of Shirvan Shakhov of the XV century are going to be seen by us. Then it is necessary to note that most of the locations tend to be in UNESCO historical heritage. So we have lunch and then start for the own investigation of the city, having the free time in the evening. Night then is spent in the hotel.

Day 3: Baku - Gobustan - Baku
Group has a trip to the Bibi-Heybat complex. It is identified as one of the important locations of religious meaning, as there is the mosque here, with the grave of Ukeima khanum, the main beneficiary of the Prophet Muhammad. Then there goes to be the exhibit of Gobustan Reserve of rock carvings. Here we can find about 6,000 rocks, being about 30,000 years old. Going on, you drive 10km from Gobustan for volcanoes of Absheron. Then lunch is offered and the route continues to the Carpet Museum. And this is one of the most significant museums as here there are lots of exhibits of various centuries. Here guests are able to witness - ceramics, metal and bronze jewelry, metal of the 14th century, carpets and rugs of the 17th-20th centuries and gold and silver jewelry, national clothing and embroidery, just come here to immerse in history. Night is spent in the hotel.

Day 4: Baku - Lankaran (Girkansky reserve) - Baku
Have a route to the Hirkan Nature Reserve, also known as being in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. It is seen as the natural territory with pure nature, subtropical forests and the changing zone of humid to dry subtropics. Being here it is possible to make a witness of boxwood, ironwood, velvet maple, giant figs, silk acacia. At the same time flora is presented with 1900 species, out of which 160 ones are famous in the Talysh mountains. Going to the fauna of the location, there are such animals as leopard, the Caucasian lynx, the stone marten, the porcupine, the Talysh spotted woodpecker, the Iranian robin, the Persian snake. Then after admiring these wonders, we get to the hotel for dinner. Here for additional payment we can take dance ensemble Nyanyalar (Grandmothers). Night is spent in the hotel.

Day 5: Baku - Shemakha - Gabala - Sheki
As we used to wander about Baku, today the trip is made to Shamakha, famous for wall of Sheikh Diri Baba's rock-cut mausoleum. In this case we have a trip along the village Maraza. This building shows us the symbolism of geometric shapes. On getting to Shamakhi, we are going to take a route to the Juma Mosque. Then the route is organized to Nij village. This village is famous for the Udins, or 26 Albanian tribes, creating the Albanian state of 3rd century BC to 7th century AD. At the same time close to the location, the views of the Aspi Winery can be seen, where guests try wine. In the end of the day we arrive to Sheki, where the hotel is prepared for night. But first we take a way to the restaurant, where dinner is served, surrounded by traditional music Mugam.

Day 6: Sheki - Baku
Start moving from Sheki today and you will be able to see the height of 700m, the place of mountains and pure oak trees. Basically the main destination of the territory is the Shebeke workshop. Here you are able to have a lesson of cooking Sheki Halva. At the same time the future way is organized to Kish Caucasian village. In the ancient times it created the capital of the local khanate. Then the Sheki Ipek Silk Mill is visited. It is one of prides of the local people. At the same time people of Azerbaijan find pride in the silk women headscarf, kelagai. Later on it was included in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. Night is offered in the hotel of the capital Baku. 

Day 7: Baku - Absheron Peninsula - Baku
Take steps along Historical and Archaeological Museum of Gala village, and you can immerse in the Bronze Age. Along with it, the open museum can be seen, with the 5th century fortress to be seen. Having the continuation, we get to see the Ateshgah Temple of Fire Worshipers, with the flame always burning. Then the Burning Mountain is visited. It is also identified as Yanardag. As then we arrive back to Baku, guests can visit the local bazaar, for then having night in the hotel. We hope the tour was amazing for you!

Day 8: Baku - Airport
Breakfast in a hotel is offered. Airport transfer is organized.

 

Price per person:
02 pax - 1 215 $
04 pax - 885 $
06 pax - 755 $
08 pax - 725 $
10 pax - 680 $
Single - 140 $
 

Included:
- Guide
- Transport
- Full board
- Accommodation:
            Baku - "Atropat"/ "Modern Hotel"/ "Parkway Inn" Hotel 4*
            Sheki - "Issam Hotel & Spa" Hotel 4*
- Entrance fees to museums
- Drinking water (0.5 liters) per day per person
 
Not included:
- Visa
- Flights
- Single room
- Medical insurance
- Photo and video charges in museums and monuments