Gabala Tour And Horseback Riding
From 350 ₼
Experience the ultimate adventure on our 2 day one night horse riding tour in Gabala. On the first day of the tour - on the road from Baku to Gabala - you will take a journey through history, visiting breathtaking historical sites, including the magnificent Juma Mosque in Shamakhi, the Zernava Suspension Bridge, the picturesque Nokhur Lake and a thrilling ropeline that will take you to the heights more than 2000 m above sea level, from where you will have views of the majestic mountains of the Caucasus. After an eventful day of exploration, we will escort you to your five-star hotel for a well-deserved rest.
The next day, get ready for an exciting horse ride through the enchanting forests and majestic mountains of the Caucasus. Immerse yourself in natural beauty as you ride scenic trails. Our experienced guides will ensure your safety and introduce you to the rich cultural heritage of the region. Join us on a wonderful adventure that combines history, nature and the thrill of horseback riding to create memories for a lifetime.
Shamakhi city is the ancient capital of the medieval Shirvanshah state. In Shamakhi guests will have an excursion to the Juma Mosque - one of the centers of Azerbaijani poetry and viticulture. Guests will find themselves in the walls of a grandiose architectural structure made according to ancient antiseismic technology. A visit to the first Muslim temple in the Caucasus, built in 743, will introduce tourists to the history of Islam in Azerbaijan and the history of the mosque itself. After that, they will go further along the road that stretches like a ribbon along the Mugan mountain Pass, classic for the Greater Caucasus, and leads to the northwest of Azerbaijan to Ismayilli.
Our next destination is the Zernava Suspension Bridge, located alongside the mesmerizing Girdiman River. Spanning an impressive distance of 74 meters, this iconic bridge serves as a vital lifeline, connecting two majestic mountains and providing the sole link to the mainland for the residents of Yukharı Zernava village. Not only is it an essential passage for locals, but it also offers an exhilarating experience for adventure-seeking tourists, igniting their senses with a rush of adrenaline. Prepare to be captivated by the scenic beauty and the incredible thrill that awaits you at the Zernava Suspension Bridge.
Lunch in the Ismailli forest. An hour break in a cozy restaurant will bring the main gastronomic notes to Baku-Gabala tour. A three-course meal will end with a tea party, and fresh air saturated with oxygen will have a beneficial effect on digestion.
Well-fed and with pleasant impressions from the first half of the tour, the guests go on. The culmination of the journey awaits them.
The city Gabala is the capital of the Gabala district. The city, which was in ancient times the capital of Caucasian Albania, and today is known as a ski resort, will welcome tourists on the territory of the most famous hotel in the region "Tufandag". Ski trails are located here and cable car lines are stretched over them, from which magnificent views of the mountains and the central part of the city open. The highest point of this exciting attraction is the peak of the Sleeping Beauty Mountain (Yatmysh Gezel), located at an altitude of about two thousand meters above the level of the world ocean.
After arriving in Gabala, guests check in into one of the most popular hotels in the city. You spend the whole evening where and how you please. The companions of tourists, representatives of our company allocate this evening for free time for their guests. And they do it with a clear conscience and calmness since Azerbaijan is one of the safest countries in the world. And people in Gabala, besides, are famous for high hospitality.
We pick you up from your hotel and take to the starting point to start riding horses. Now it is time to explore and enjoy!
When the riding is finished, we go for tea in Eagle’s Nest restaurant in Laza village. After we finish tea break, we depart to Baku.
- Tour Category: Day Trips
- Minimum number of people: 2
- Start Time: 09:00 AM
- Duration: 2 days, 1 night
- Included: Professional English speaking guide, transfer from the hotel and back to the hotel, tickets to the cable car, entry fees, a comfortable car with seat belts and air conditioning, stay in the hotel*****, breakfast in the hotel, lunch in the first day, picnic during the horseback riding tour, horses, instructors.
- Excluded: Personal expenses.
- Note: For guests staying in the Old Town, the collection point is in front of the Double Gates of the Old City. You can also replace meals during the tour with a vegetarian menu by prior warning. Meals or drinks not included in the menu can be ordered for an additional fee.