440,00 azn

Azerbaijan Travel International is pleased to present you 4 nights 5 days #3 tour with 10% discount starting from September 20 and ending on December 20, 2020.

Tour Program

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 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.

In the end of Shamakhi and Gabala Tour, our professional team will transfer you to five star Shaki Palace hotel which is located in a historical center of Shaki city.
The next day, you will begin a Sheki Tour, and the first stop will be the ancient church located in the village of Kish - a place that was used for religious pagan rites from ancient times and later became one of the first Christian churches of Caucasian Albania.

The next stop on this tour will be the Palace of Sheki Khans, built in the 18th century. The windows of the palace represent the architectural style which is called shebeke, will amaze you with multi-colored glass embedded in the most complex ornaments, in the assembly of which no glue or nail was used.

On the great silk road connecting East Asia with the Mediterranean in antiquity and in the Middle Ages, there were caravanserais - guest houses for merchants. Feel like a traveler of the distant past, because the next stop will be the caravanserai in Sheki, built in the 17th century.

At the end of the tour you will go up to the Sheki park dedicated to War War II, where you can admire not only the magnificent memorial of the victory over fascism, but also you will enjoy a panoramic view of the entire ancient city of Sheki.

During this tour, you will also visit a number of old shops, where you can not only buy Sheki silk, souvenirs, dishes, jewelry and much more, but also taste Sheki sweets, which are famous not only for their unique taste, but also for their elegance. After all, these masterpieces of cookery are the work of entire generations of Sheki halva makers, transmitting the manufacturing technique for centuries.

After the tour you will have lunch and only in Sheki you will have the local traditional dish "Piti", prepared and served in special clay pots, as well as choban-salad and soft drinks.

After this amazing tour in Sheki, our professional team will take you back to the capital and leave you at your accommodation.
On the last day of this amazing journey, company representatives will wish you a good return home and take you to the airport.

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Tour type : Discount Tour
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