Day 1: Baku
We are professionals in the organization of tour programs in Azerbaijan. It means you are able to take the trip and there will be the meeting with us in the local airport of Baku. So that later the capital of the country, seeing to be based on the Caspian Sea, is going to be grasped by the guests. Basically there are two parts of the city, olden and modern ones. That is why today the excursion along the modern part of the city is going to be made and understood as the site of ancient and historical structures. At the same time here there is the Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center. The center is one of the most beautiful and outstanding place being created by architect Zaha Hadid with fantastic and unusual lines. Inside there are always made exhibitions of ancient things. In the end of the day, the walk along the city is aimed and we have a chance to view amazing sights of the center of Aliyev, amazing for greenery of the territory. Night then is taken in the hotel.
Day 3: Baku - Gobustan - Baku
It is better to start the day as earlier as it is possible due to the fact of us getting to the Bibi-Heybat complex in the course of the tour. This is the place where the mosque, graves and tombs are located. Here there is a tomb of the Ukeima khanum, a famous successor of the Prophet Muhammad. As the route is taken to the "Gobustan Reserve of rock carvings", here the excursion is made along the 6,000 rocks, which are about 30,000 years old. Then guests leave it for volcanoes of Absheron, and we need to pass 10km. in Baku already we have lunch for then getting to the very Carpet Museum. In the museum there are about 10,000 items, with the most famous ones being 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.
Day 4: Baku - Lankaran (Girkansky reserve) - Baku
Today invitees need to reach the Hirkan Nature Reserve, as they are required to get closer the views of the site of the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. Today it is known as the famous place where the changing weather zone can be noticed. Be sure to meet rich flora, presented with boxwood, ironwood, velvet maple, giant figs, silk acacia, and other 1900 kinds, with about 160 ones being famous in the Talysh mountains. Concerning the animal life, guests can notice leopard, the Caucasian lynx, the stone marten, the porcupine, the Talysh spotted woodpecker, the Iranian robin, the Persian snake. Lunch is offered in the restaurant, as well as a folklore and dance ensemble Nyanyalar (Grandmothers) which can be taken for additional payment. In Baku hotel is ordered in the hotel today.
Day 5: Baku - Shemakha - Gabala - Sheki
Our tour continues for other fantastic locations and today the wall of Sheikh Diri Baba's carved mausoleum is taken into account. It is based in Shamakha and famous for uniqueness of geometric shapes. The city is known for a long history, starting about 2000 years ago. Here you can also view the Juma Mosque and then start driving for Gabala settlement. Here at the settlement we get to view the Nij village and famous Albanian church. The church is known to be the place for the living here Udins. These are the people, being members of 26 Albanian tribes, creating the Albanian state of III century BC - VII century AD. Of course, lunch! It is offered in the local Aspi Winery, where guests can listen to Mugam music, traditional music of Azerbaijan. Sheki is taken for night, hotel is offered.
Day 6: Sheki - Baku
Today is high time to get to see the territory of 700m above sea level, being the loveliest places of the country. This land is known for thick forests and amazing oak trees. Sheki Halva can be cooked by the locals in the Shebeke workshop. It is identified to be based in the gorgeous Caucasian village Kish. It is the factual khanate, the capital of the past times. Then you have lunch and get to see the pride of the whole country, known as kelagai. This is the silk headscarf, being the in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. In the end of the day we are in Baku and night is taken in the hotel.
Day 7: Baku - Absheron Peninsula - Baku
For the very first location to be visited today is the Historical and Archaeological Museum. It is based in Gala village, and known to be the settlement of the Bronze Age. Locals consider it to be the museum under the open air, seeming to be created in the 5th century, as well as the fort. Guests are able to get to see museum of antiques and Ateshgah Temple of Fire Worshipers, where the flame always burns. Considering next, you get to the Yanardag - Burning Mountain and only after, the way to Baku is made again. Night is taken in the hotel of Azerbaijan.
Day 8: Baku - Airport
Mealtime in a hotel is taken. Airport transfer.
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 215 $
04 pax - 885 $
06 pax - 755 $
08 pax - 725 $
10 pax - 680 $
Single - 140 $