Day 1: Baku
It is going to be the trip of your dream, as we have certain experience in the organization of tours. That is why welcome to Azerbaijan and we assure to meet you in the airport of the capital for than being taken to the center of the city. It is prescribed to have olden and modern parts, that is why our investigation will be aimed at both parts. Than as the tour is made to the modern localities, with the first being seen the Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center. It is known as the most beloved part of the city by the local dwellers as well as the new-comers. It is recognized for fantastic views of the building with the lines of interior. At the same time this modern construction identifies historical meaning due to the exhibitions held there. Then in the end of the day, guests have a walk along panorama of the city and the center of it, with night being taken in the hotel
Day 3: Baku - Gobustan - Baku
For the day of today, the famous Bibi-Heybat complex is visited. It is mainly recognized for the tombs and graves, with one the most famous being the grave of Ukeima khanum, of the successor of the Prophet Muhammad. The tour continues for the "Gobustan Reserve of rock carvings", where about 6,000 rocks of 30,000 years old are shown. Far along, the group drives about 10km and faces the views of active volcanoes of Absheron, with then taking lunch and only after it the route to the capital back. Getting to the city we can visit the Carpet Museum, being the home of 10,000 items, with many presented with including 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 then is held in the hotel.
Day 4: Baku - Lankaran (Girkansky reserve) - Baku
Your morning is going to start with the route along the Hirkan Nature Reserve. This reserve is identified to be in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO, being completely natural location. Here climate changes from the humid one, to dry subtropics. Ad along with it there are about 1900kinds of plants growing, but 160 ones can be seen just in the Talysh mountains. And plants are shown with boxwood, ironwood, velvet maple, giant figs, silk acacia, as well as animals are presented mainly with leopard, the Caucasian lynx, the stone marten, the porcupine, the Talysh spotted woodpecker, the Iranian robin, the Persian snake. Lunch is sevred in the local restaurant, with the fact of having the opportunity to order additionally dance ensemble Nyanyalar (Grandmothers), but for this you will have to pay extra. Night is taken in the hotel of Baku.
Day 5: Baku - Shemakha - Gabala - Sheki
The principal city of Azerbaijan is going to be left for the Shamakha. This is the location famous for the vertical wall of Sheikh Diri Baba's rock-cut mausoleum, being basically found in Maraza village. The wall is famous for the symbolism of geometric shapes, and many legends connected with it. After it, invitees take a route to Shamakhi, and the fantastic Juma Mosque. Well then visitors get acquainted with Gabala, the basic location of Nij village, where the Albanian church is located. It is also recognized for the Udins living there. And these are 26 Albanian tribes making up the Albanian state (III century BC - VII century AD). Lunch is served in the Aspi Winery, where wine can be also tried. Concerning dinner, we are glad to offer it in the restaurant where national music Mugam is playing. Night is presented in the hotel of Sheki.
Day 6: Sheki - Baku
It is the continuation of the tour, and now we return back to Baku for seeing other charming sites of it. And now the drive is organized at the height of 700m, where the territory is covered with the mountains and oak woods. Going on, the view of the Shebeke workshop is taken and right here you can get to know the way of Sheki Halva creation. Guests have the trip along Caucasian village of Kish in the second part of the day and it is made at the same time along the ancient capital of the local khanate. Lunch is prepared in the Sheki Ipek Silk Mill, where acquaintance with the pride of the whole country can be noticed, the kelagai. It is the headscarf made of silk made for women. Moreover, it is the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. Hotel is offered for the night today.
Day 7: Baku - Absheron Peninsula - Baku
We have already told you that there is a great amount of picturesque sites in Azerbaijan, with one being the most famous one, the Historical and Archaeological Museum. It is based in Gala village, being the ancient location, mainly of the Bronze Age. Along with it, the museum is seen under the open air, with then being created in the times of the fort, in the 5th century. We are glad to make the continuation of the outing, getting to the Ateshgah Temple of Fire Worshipers, where the flame always fires. The other fantastic location, known for the mountain side to be burning for many thousands of years, is Yanardag - Burning Mountain. Getting to Baku, you are able to visit the bazaar and then have night in the hotel.
Day 8: Baku - Airport
Breakfast in a hotel. Airport transfer is offered for the guests today.
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 215 $
04 pax - 885 $
06 pax - 755 $
08 pax - 725 $
10 pax - 680 $
Single - 140 $