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Nature and Culture in Azerbaijan

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Day 1: Baku city tour

Stop At: Baku Boulevard, Neftchilar avenue, Baku Azerbaijan
Baku Boulevard, known for its magnificent fountains and greenery, stretches along the coast of the Caspian Sea. Known as the most crowded area of Baku in the evenings, you will be surrounded by amazing street music on the boulevard. Thus, a pleasant and warm atmosphere is created in this tourist area of Baku. From the highest spot of the Baku “Highland Park” , you will see major buildings of charming Baku, such as Flame Towers, Natinal Flag Square, Crystall Hall, etc.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Little Venice, Baku Boulevard, Baku 1005 Azerbaijan
"Little Venice" is one of the most beautiful parts of the Seaside National Park in Baku. This town, reminiscent of the Italian city of Venice, gives the capital a special beauty with its charming scenery.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Maiden Tower, Downtown Baku, Baku Azerbaijan
One of the most beautiful tourist attractions in Baku is the Maiden Tower. This castle gives the city special beauty and grandeur. The 29-meter-high tower was built in the 12th century architectural style. There are various stories about the castle on which the ancient paintings are carved on the walls. These stories you will learn from our guide.
You will visit the inside of the Maiden Tower to experience the rich atmosphere of the ancient East legend and travel centuries ago. Each stone you touch has a mystical past, filled with mysteries. As you ascend to the top of the castle, the charming beauty of the land of fire you will see will forever be remembered in this city as a lasting and pleasant memory.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Palace of the Shirvanshahs, Zamkovskaya Side-street, 76, Baku Azerbaijan
The 15th Century Shirvanshahs Palace, registered in UNESCO in 2000 and recognized as one of the masterpieces of world architecture, is considered one of Baku's oldest attributes.
The main building entering the complex is the oldest building in the palace. According to historians, its construction was completed in about 10 years. Apart from the palace, the complex includes Divanhana, Keikubad Mosque, Seid Yahya Bakuvi Tomb, Murad Gate (Eastern Portal), Saray Mosque, Tomb, Bath and Hunting (Reservoir).
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Taghiyev History Museum, 4 Haji Zeynalabdin Taghiyev St, Baku 1005 Azerbaijan
One of the sights that attracts tourists to Azerbaijan is the History Museum. Here is a piece of the main history of Azerbaijan. The museum consists of 3 parts. Part 1 preserves human bones and tombs with medieval items. The second part presents personal belongings of famous people of the country, and the third part presents items belonging to the Nagiyev family.


Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, Heydar Aliyev Avenue, 1/1, Baku 1033 Azerbaijan
The park of the Heydar Aliyev Center is one of the most beautiful places in the city to relax and have fun. Everyone here can relax, go for a walk, look at the various outdoor exhibitions in the park and, of course, perpetuate their beautiful moments in photos and videos. Visitors are able to get acquainted with the art composition "I Love Baku" in the park of the Heydar Aliyev Center.
One of the most attractive parts of the center is the Heydar Aliyev Museum. Distinguished by its design and new technologies, the museum reflects different periods of the life and work of Heydar Aliyev.
The Mini Azerbaijan exhibition on the second floor features models of 45 buildings of historical and architectural importance in Baku and other regions of Azerbaijan.


Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Accomodation at 5-star hotel

Day 2: Gabala tour

Stop At: Diri Baba Mausoleum, Qobustan Azerbaijan
Thereafter, be ready for the exciting trip to the Gabala. On the way to Gabala you will have a short stop near the Diri Baba Mouseleum. The monument is one of the most interesting examples of medieval Azerbaijan architecture due to its original architectural form, proportionality, elegance of decorative elements, harmony with natural surroundings and other qualities.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Nohur Gol, Gebele, Azerbaijan
After the reaching Gabala, you will enjoy the panoramic view of this village. One of the scenic lakes Nohurgol, surrounded by the magnificent mountains and the woods that lay like a carpet on these mountains, will definitely admire you. And of course it wouldn’t be the lake without a good long hike – so to walk off lunch you will follow our professional guide, by which time the mist has cleared to reveal breath-taking views.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Tufandag Winter Summer Tourism Holiday Complex, 4 km from Qabala City, Qabala Azerbaijan
The Tufandag Mountain Resort has all the facilities for winter and summer tourism. You can go to the ski center via the wing line and enjoy a relaxing stay in the gorgeous views of nature. You can see via cable car the whole city of Gabala on the mountain slopes, 2.5 km long and 1660 m above sea level.
Nij, the largest village in Gabala, known for its elegance, charming homes and large courtyards, is 100 square kilometers and is known for its productive gardens. Most of the products, including fruits and nuts grown here, are marketed. There are ancient Albanian churches with inscriptions on the buildings in Udinese, which were built in the 17th century. We will not forget to visit the local market (bazaar), where the all blessings of the fertile land are sold.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Gabaland, Kh. Gasymov St. 1, Qabala 3600 Azerbaijan
One of the eye-catching destinations Gabaland Entertainment Center (Caucasus Park) is the largest entertainment center not only in Gabala, but also in the region. With a total area of 16 hectares, this huge amusement park consists of more than 40 recreational facilities - attractions, carousels, catamaran artificial lakes, pools, water parks, football, basketball, volleyball courts, and carting.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accomodation at 5-star hotel

Day 3: Sheki tour

Stop At: Sheki Khan's Palace, Sheki 0055 Azerbaijan
Speaking of historical monuments in Sheki, it is impossible not to mention the Sheki Khan Palace here. The main facade of the building consists of a network of windows and doors, which are divided into small, geometric figures that have no analogues in the world, and are decorated with different colored glass. Most interestingly, no adhesive was used in the interior decorations of the building.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Karvansaray, 185 Mirzə Fətəli Axundzadə, Şəki 5500, Azerbaijan
One of the magnificient buildings is Shaki Carvansarai, which is one of the most historic buildings in Shaki that attracts tourists' attention. In ancient times, traders from the Middle East were mainly engaged in caravan trading.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Albanian Church, Füzuli, Şəki 5500, Azerbaijan
Shaki is considered to be the center of Greater Caucasus Albania, and the famous Kish Alban Temple (Church) is one of the immemorial monuments that can become your object of interest.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: The house of sheki, H. Ələkbərzadə küçəsi, Şəki, Azerbaijan
The House Shekikhanovs, a historical building aged about 300, is considered one of the unique pearls of Sheki. The most of the room, except the exterior wall, is decorated with a "network" of ornaments.
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accomodation at 5-star hotel

Day 4: Departure

Pass By: Heydar Aliyev International Airport, AZ1109, settlement, Baku, Azerbaijan
After having breakfast at the hotel in Baku and free time about 2 or 3 hours, you will be transferred to the airport.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up all travelers from any hotel inside of the city.
Duration
4 days
Inclusions
  • 3x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Private Car & Driver
  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • Hotel Pickup & Drop-off
  • Entrance fees
  • Entry/Admission - Maiden Tower
  • Entry/Admission - Palace of the Shirvanshahs
  • Entry/Admission - Taghiyev History Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center
  • Entry/Admission - Gabaland
  • Entry/Admission - Sheki Khan's Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Albanian Church
Exclusions
  • Lunch & Dinner
  • Personal Expenses
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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