4 Nights 5 Days #1
From 553 ₼
Azerbaijan Travel International is pleased to present you 4 nights 5 days #1 tour.
From the moment you arrive at Baku airport, a representative of Azerbaijan Travel International will meet you with a great pleasure and take you to a hotel of your choice in a comfortable, air-conditioned car. From now on, your vacation becomes our concern!
On the second day, you will make an unforgettable journey through modern Baku, the beautiful capital of the Caucasus. You will visit the Alley of Honorary Burial and the grave of the legendary Muslim Magomayev, Uphill Park, from where you will have a view of the Flame Towers, Baku bay and the entire central part of the city, the Waterfront Park and mini Venice. You will pass by the Government House of Azerbaijan and visit the park in front of the Heydar Aliyev Center.
Later you will have lunch in the picturesque Old Garden restaurant in the Old Town. Lunch includes the national dish "Saj", which is cooked on coals, Old Garden salad, soft drinks and tea with sweets.
After lunch, the Old Town (Icherisheher) Tour will begin. With your professional English-speaking guide and his stories, you will see sights such as the Maiden's Tower, the ruins of the Chapel of St. Bartholomew, the hammam of Haji Baani, the caravanserais of Multani and Bukhara, the sailors house, the chained house, the Residence of the Baku Khans, the Double Gates of the Old City, the fortress walls, the Quadrangular Tower, the Aliaga Vahid monument, the Juma mosque, the Palace of Shirvanshahs, as well as the place where the fragment of the movie The Diamond Hand was shot, where Nikulin fell and loudly shouted “God damn it!”
On the third day of the tour you will go to Gobustan, a place with a spectacular rocky landscape. You will have the opportunity to visit the Gobustan State Museum and see the unique exhibits that have reached us through the millennium of history. Moreover, you will discover the mysterious world of petroglyphs - rock paintings and inscriptions of both ancient people and legionaries of the Roman emperor Domitian. With good weather conditions, this tour also offers you a fascinating journey to mud volcanoes.
After completing the first part of this excursion you will have a lunch consisting of a set of dishes of Azerbaijani cuisine. Lunch includes meat kutab, green kutab, mix of kebabs (chicken, lamb, kofte), pilaf, choban-salad, and soft drinks.
Our journey will continue with an trip to the Absheron Peninsula, during which you will visit the famous Temple of Fire - Ateshgah. The Fire Temple being one of the famous places of the Absheron Peninsula, is loved by the guests of the city. The first sanctuary of eternal fire at this place was formed by fire worshipers in the 2nd century BC. In the complex you will see ancient exhibits located in the cells of Indian and Zoroastrian hermits. After, you will go to Yanardag, the only place with a natural eternal flame that has already been burning for three hundred million years.
The next day you will begin a tour, the final point of which will be a view of the highest peak of the Caucasus in the territory of Azerbaijan. Within an hour and a half after leaving Baku, you will reach the first stop - the Mausoleum of Sheikh Diri Baba, located in the city of Gobustan, a structure built into the rock where the second storey of which is the actual cave where the followers of Sufism lived and prayed.
The next stop will be the Juma Mosque - the first mosque in the Caucasus, located in the city of Shamakhi, built in 743 AD. This monument of architecture will amaze its visitors with both its facade and interior, and the ruins of the ancient madrasah (the first Islam school in the region).
Then dinner will be served in a restaurant in the forest zone of the city of Ismaili. Lunch includes first courses of your choice, mix of kebabs (lamb, lula, chicken, vegetables), pilaf, choban-salad, soft drinks and finally tea prepared in a samovar.
After lunch, our professional team will take you to Lake Nohur, which will appeal to nature lovers. This lake reflects the mountains of the Greater Caucasus in its green-blue waters. Also on the territory of the lake you can visit the shops with dried fruits, pestel, honey, oriental spices and local Lankaran tea.
And finally, the last stop will be the Tufandag Ski Resort, which is located in Gabala. Here, with the help of the cable car, you will rise to the top with a height of more than 2 thousand meters, from where you will have a view of the Bazarduzu peak.
On the last day of this amazing journey, company representatives will wish you a good return home and take you to the airport.
- Tour Category: Multi-Day Tours
- Days: 5
- Nights: 4
- Minimum number of people: 2
- Included: Hotel (breakfast included), all transfers related to your arrival, departure, as well as during tours, by comfortable transport with air conditioning and seat belts, professional Englsih-speaking guide, lunches during tours, entrance tickets to museums (Gobustan State Museum, open air museum, the Fire Temple, Yanardag), tickets to the mausoleum of Diri Baba and the cable car in Gabala.
- Excluded: Flight tickets, dinner, personal expenses.
- Note: Please select one hotel and a minimum of 2 adults from the corresponding drop-down lists. The price of the tour may vary depending on your chosen hotel. You can replace meals during the tour with vegetarian menu by prior warning.