Day 1: Baku
Be the guest of Azerbaijan with our company and you will surely be able to see the capital located on the Caspian Sea. This is going to be the investigation of the city after getting from the airport of Baku. It is located in the center of the country, and here there are many sites of olden and modern meaning. That is why we would like to witness all of the sightseeing starting with the Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center. It is identified as one of the most picturesque building of modern meaning, connected with the past times. It was created by architect Zaha Hadid. There are historical exhibitions arranged here rather often. Architecture here is unique, and we offer to view the surrounding of greenery. Night is spent in the hotel.
Day 2: Baku
Nor leaving the capital Baku, the tour is made along the olden town, with the first location as Icheri Sheher. It is seen in the very heart of the capital, surrounded by the fort. Then 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. The Workshop of Ali Shamsi is required for visiting, as it is one of historical locations, being the UNESCO historical heritage. After the trip groups have a chance to walk along the nighty streets. In the hotel night is offered.
Day 3: Baku - Gobustan - Baku
Bibi-Heybat complex is identified as a famous location of graves and tombs. And one of well-known graves is of Ukeima khanum, of the famous the Prophet Muhammad's successor. Then the trip is organized to the exhibition Gobustan Reserve of rock carvings. Here there are exhibitions of 6,000 rocks of 30,000 years old. Then driving 10km to active volcanoes of Absheron. Later on the trip is made to Carpet Museum with 10,000 items. These items are presented from various centuries, like ceramics, metal and bronze jewelry, metal items of the 14th century, carpets and rugs of the 17th-20th centuries and basically gold and silver jewelry, national clothing and embroidery. In the hotel night is organized.
Day 4: Baku - Lankaran (Girkansky reserve) - Baku
Taking steps further, you are going to witness the Hirkan Nature Reserve. It is the location of the In the morning, departure for an excursion to the Hirkan Nature Reserve, included in Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. At the same time it is seen as the transition zone of climate, from moist to dry subtropics. Then boarders can view boxwood, ironwood, velvet maple, giant figs, silk acacia, with 1900 species of plants, when 160 ones are popular in the Talysh mountains. Later on, the tour is made along rich fauna life, of leopard, the Caucasian lynx, the stone marten, the porcupine, the Talysh spotted woodpecker, the Iranian robin, the Persian snake. In Baku we have dinner in the restaurant, with having a chance to get dance ensemble Nyanyalar (Grandmothers), but paying extra. Night then is organized in the hotel.
Day 5: Baku - Shemakha - Gabala - Sheki
Today we are driving to Shamakha, with making the stop at village Maraza, where the vertical wall of Sheikh Diri Baba's carved mausoleum is located. This building is famous for geometric shapes and interesting views of mysticism. This day also we have an opportunity to visit the Juma Mosque of the historical meaning. For the next destination we see Gabala, which leads to the Albanian church, located in the Nij village. At the same time this church and village is famous for the Udins living here. And they create 26 Albanian tribes of the Albanian state. This state was famous in III century BC - VII century AD. Then the trip is made to the Aspi Winery, have lunch, taste wine. Going to Sheki, we arrive at hotel for night. Then dinner is offered in the restaurant of the location Sheki in Azerbaijan. The dinner is organized with music Mugam playing there.
Day 6: Sheki - Baku
Having spent time in Sheki, the tour is made to 700 m above sea level, famous for the mountain location and oak trees growing there. Then the trip is organized to the Shebeke workshop, where Sheki Halva is shown of how to cook. At the same time the trip is created for the Kish Caucasian village. In the olden times it was seen as the capital of the local khanate. Then lunch is taken, with then getting to the Sheki Ipek Silk Mill. Here we can identify the pride of Sheki and the country itself. This pride is kelagai, or silk headscarf. It is in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. Arriving at Baku, we spend night in the hotel.
Day 7: Baku - Absheron Peninsula - Baku
One of the most picturesque locations of Azerbaijan is the Historical and Archaeological Museum. It is basically located in Gala. It is also seen as the village settlement of the past times, of the Bronze Age. We are also glad to offer the trip to the open-air museum and the 5th century fortress, with viewing antiques. Afterward, the Ateshgah Temple of Fire Worshipers is seen. It is well-known for the flame burning always. Today we get to Baku, for being able to get to the local bazaar. Night is presented in the hotel.
Day 8: Baku - Airport
Breakfast in a hotel is offered now. At the same time, 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 $
- Full board
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
- Single room
- Medical insurance
- Photo and video charges in museums and monuments