Day 1: Baku
If you have taken the tour in Azerbaijan but still not sure of it to cover your expectations, do not worry! Our team is professional in the sphere of tourism and knows all of the details of the perfect trip to be taken. In the first day in the country the group of guests is met by our people in the airport of Baku. This is seen as the capital of the country, being the striking land of the Caspian Sea. Moreover, it is identified to have the olden and modern parts of the city, both recommended for visiting. And today guests arrive for the center of the city, for viewing the historical sites, starting with the Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center. It is the location of true beauty of the modern part of the city, serving the historical ideas as there are always the exhibitions held here. The center was created by the architect Zaha Hadid. It depicts his idea of showing exquisiteness of the interior, with showing culture of the country at the same time. At the same time this is the center showing greenery of the surrounding, being one of the most beloved sites of the capital. Night is taken in the hotel.
Day 3: Baku - Gobustan - Baku
The morning surprises with the staying in the Bibi-Heybat complex, being extremely famous for the graves and tombs of popular people, especially of one as the grave of Ukeima khanum. This is the person identified being the successor of the Prophet Muhammad. Following then, the route to the "Gobustan Reserve of rock carvings" is made and here there is the excursion along the exhibits of 6,000 rocks, most of them being about 0,000 years old. After it the road of 10km is taken and made to seeing of the active volcanoes of Absheron. Guests have lunch, rest and take a route to the Carpet Museum, where collections of various ancient things are gathered, like about 10,000 items. These items present us ceramics, metal and bronze jewelry, metal items of the 14th century, carpets and rugs of the 17th-20th centuries, gold and silver jewelry, national clothing and embroidery. Night is taken in the hotel after.
Day 4: Baku - Lankaran (Girkansky reserve) - Baku
Our company is glad to withdraw to the Hirkan Nature Reserve, being in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. This is seen as the natural destination, the reserve where climate changes, especially here you can find the changing zone from humid to dry subtropics. But what is more important, flora and fauna here is of great condition, as the first basically presented with boxwood, ironwood, velvet maple, giant figs, silk acacia. Be sure to meet about 1900 species, but just 160 species grow in the Talysh mountains. As for fauna, there are such animals like leopard, the Caucasian lynx, the stone marten, the porcupine, the Talysh spotted woodpecker, the Iranian robin, the Persian snake. Having viewed these fantastic ideas of nature, lunch is taken in the restaurant. Today guests have an opportunity to order the folklore and dance ensemble Nyanyalar (Grandmothers) for entertainment, but it costs additionally. Night is taken in the hotel.
Day 5: Baku - Shemakha - Gabala - Sheki
For now we need to leave the capital of Azerbaijan, for getting to Shamakha. There will be made various stops for seeing sightseeing of the amazing territories of the country, as the vertical wall of Sheikh Diri Baba's rock-cut mausoleum. The mausoleum is located at the Maraza village, serving the ideas of spirituality and symbolism, just pay attention to these geometric shapes! Having arrived for Shamakhi, it shows us the idea of great heritage of the history, existing here for about 2000 years old. For other destinations we are going to reach on purpose as express great importance, like the Juma Mosque, as then the taking off for the Gabala. It is known basically for the Albanian church, of the Nij village. The village is the home of the gathering of the 26 Albanian tribes, the Udins. They are even making the unity of the Albanian state (III century BC - VII century AD). The following site is seen as the Aspi Winery, where wine is tasted and lunch is taken. The final destination of the day is Sheki, where the traditional restaurant is visited. In the local restaurant we can listen to national music Mugam playing. Night is offered in the local hotel.
Day 6: Sheki - Baku
We leave Sheki today and take the route along the appealing cities of Azerbaijan. Basically the city where we are now, it known to be placed at the height of 700m, being in the very heart of the mountains, where oak trees are growing. Along the way to the capital, the Shebeke workshop is visited, the idea of Sheki Halva cooking is perceived. In the course of the tour today, the stop is organized at the Caucasian village of Kish. According to historical ideas, it shows us the true capital of the past times, of the local khanate. Lunch is offered and then we arrive for the Sheki Ipek Silk Mill. Here the idea of the pride of the whole country is going to be seen. And one of the prides for the people is kelagai. This is the silk headscarf, created for women, being in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO at the same time. Hotel of Baky is taken for the night.
Day 7: Baku - Absheron Peninsula - Baku
Here comes the last day of the tour in Azerbaijan and we are going to visit the Historical and Archaeological Museum, placed in Gala village. The village is known to be the ancient one, of the Bronze Age. The museum is known to be famous for the open air type, taking the ideas of the 5th century, where ancient antiques can be seen. Going on, invitees arrive for the Ateshgah Temple of Fire Worshipers where fire is flaming all the time. Having had lunch you take the trip to the Yanardag - Burning Mountain, with then getting to the capital of the country, for visiting the green bazaar. Hotel later is ordered for the night.
Day 8: Baku - Airport
Breakfast in a hotel is offered today. Airport transfer is made up.
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 215 $
04 pax - 885 $
06 pax - 755 $
08 pax - 725 $
10 pax - 680 $
Single - 140 $