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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the nice things about Baku is its combination of old and new. The epitome is seeing the shiny Flame Towers in the background, peeking above the Old City walls along their perimeter. The Old City can be accessed at a few locations by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

We discovered several Persian inscriptions over the gates. This are tell-tales from the past. Local people cannot read this anymore, as Azeri and Russian is spoken now. The inscriptions tell interesting stories and it is worth to have them translated by a Persian speaking person.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

Most old cities have these walls. They are very well kept and I good condition but that’s about it. I can’t understand why it is being called an attraction.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank iris212
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Cobbled streets are hard on the feets so wear comfy shoes while walking in Old Town. Great place to walk and lots to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emily C
Reviewed October 15, 2018

the old city is surrounded by those wall and its cool it feel like the guard can be on it looking for invader hahahahahah

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tylkopolska
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

This is the old town area.A popular tourist area.You can drive or can walk.If you drive you need about half an hour. If you decided to walk couple of hours.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Beautiful historic walls, part of the Old City (so not sure why this is listed as a separate attraction, but like Old City something you definitely need to see in Baku).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mary Anne W
Reviewed September 8, 2018

The city walls of Baku surround the whole old city sector for some miles. They are very well preserved, and easily visible for a large part both from the inner side, as well as from the outside. The city can still be entered through several...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alessandro S
Reviewed September 1, 2018

if you want to see how people in middle ages were living in the fortified walls, then the place is best

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Babar W
Reviewed August 31, 2018

The Walls of Old Baku are really beautiful - but they have been cleaned to the point that some of them look new! Really historic feel to the area and walking a circuit of the walls is easy to do and takes in lots of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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