Azerbaijan tours

Azerbaijan tours. 

Day 1: Baku
Our team is extremely happy to meet guests in the airport of Baku. Today it is one of the most amazing locations, as located on the Caspian Sea. Here is going to be the tour along the city Baku, the main city of the country. We are also glad to offer the opportunity to get in touch with old and modern parts of Baku. For this first we get the trip to the modern part, visiting the Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, made up by architect Zaha Hadid. In this building culture is seen, as all of the corners are seen to be unique. Next destination is offered to be going along the Aliyev center, the greenery place, being one of the most famous ones in the country. Night is offered to be held in the hotel.

Day 2: Baku
As we have seen some of the locations of modern city, we would like to show some of the sites of the "Old Town". It is going to be visited in the very center of the city, surrounded by the fort. Then the route is organized to 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, as such places depict the features of the country and the capital. At the same time the trip is made to the Workshop of Ali Shamsi artist. This locations as well as many others depict us the UNESCO historical heritage. As evening comes, night is spent in the hotel, after the walk along the nighty streets. 

Day 3: Baku - Gobustan - Baku
Our invitees are always interested in religious locations, as in this case it is possible to feel the city. And today the tour is made to Bibi-Heybat complex. This complex contains the mosque, graves and tombs. Among the others, there is the tomb of a famous Ukeima khanum. He was considered to be the main successor of the famous Prophet Muhammad. Later on, the trip is organized to Gobustan Reserve of rock carvings. Here we would like guests to have a view of 6,000 rocks being 30,000 years old. At the same time the way here is made to active volcanoes of Absheron. For this there is a need to drive 10km. and then in Baku the route is taken to Carpet Museum, where there are carpets and rugs of the 17th-20th centuries and ceramics, metal and bronze jewelry, metal items of the 14th century. Moreover there are such items as silver jewelry, national clothing and embroidery here, as well as other 10,000 items to be held. Night if spent in the hotel today. 

Day 4: Baku - Lankaran (Girkansky reserve) - Baku
Be sure the tour in Azerbaijan to be extremely interesting, as today the route is offered to the Hirkan Nature Reserve, the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. This is the place where climate is subtropical forests, with the change from moist to subtropics. At this location guests are able to enjoy the views of boxwood, ironwood, velvet maple, giant figs, silk acacia, 1900 species of plants. At the same time about 160 items grow in the Talysh mountains. Having the route here we also have a desire to inform about leopard, the Caucasian lynx, the stone marten, the porcupine, the Talysh spotted woodpecker, the Iranian robin, the Persian snake. Then we have the way to the restaurant, famous for the opportunity to order folklore and dance ensemble Nyanyalar (Grandmothers) for additional payment. For night hotel is reserved.

Day 5: Baku - Shemakha - Gabala - Sheki
Today the trip is going to be along the route to Shamakha, where stops will be made. And one of such stops is the vertical wall of Sheikh Diri Baba's carved mausoleum. It is located in Maraza village. It is identified as being made in geometric shapes and wholly depicting spirituality. For the next point to be seen is Juma Mosque. For more details of the trip along the country we arrive at Gabala, where the famous Albanian church is found. It is also the place uniting the Udins living here, and these are the 26 Albanian tribes. These tribes created the Albanian state of III century BC - VII century AD. Lunch is offered in the Aspi Winery, where wine can be offered. Getting to Sheki, we have dinner in the restaurant and have night in the hotel.

Day 6: Sheki - Baku
The group goes from Sheki, to the altitude of 700 m above sea level, the heart of the mountains and pure oak forests. Our aim is also to show the interest of the Shebeke workshop, where the way of Sheki Halva cooking to be shown. For the next point of the trip we would like to show Caucasian village Kish, which used to be the capital of local khanate of the past times. We have lunch and then get to the Sheki Ipek Silk Mill. For more details, guests are going to have a view of the main pride of the local people, the silk headscarf kelagai. It is also seen to be in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. In Baku we have night in the hotel. 

Day 7: Baku - Absheron Peninsula - Baku
As the tour in Azerbaijan is going to end, our mission is to see the Historical and Archaeological Museum located in Gala. This village is identified to be the ancient location of the Bronze Age. Having seen the museum under the open air, the 5th century fortress will be seen as well. Here the walk can be made, with seeing the ancient antiques. For the main place in the tour, we have the view of Ateshgah Temple of Fire Worshipers. Here there is the eternal flame, which is always burning. Later on, the guests have a view of Yanardag, the Burning Mountain. In Baku already we visit the bazaar, and night is taken in the hotel.

Day 8: Baku - Airport
Today we organize breakfast in a hotel and airport transfer.

Price per person:
02 pax - 1 215 $
04 pax - 885 $
06 pax - 755 $
08 pax - 725 $
10 pax - 680 $
Single - 140 $  

Included:
- Guide
- Transport
- Full board
- Accommodation:
            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
 
Not included:
- Visa
- Flights
- Single room
- Medical insurance
- Photo and video charges in museums and monuments