Tour type: Baku & Absheron ExcursionsPrice: $250.00Duration: 1from November to November
JEEP TOUR (Baku - Quba - Shabran - Baku) /(duration: 10 hours)
Jeep tour is a fascinating journey and a unique opportunity for those who love nature, prefer an active form of relaxation. Jeep tour is a tourist off-road route that is passed on the four-wheel all-terrain vehicles.
The rich and diverse nature of Azerbaijan with its mountain ranges, snow peaks and savage rivers promotes jeeping development in our country.
We offer you one of the best routes, which passes through the mountainous regions of Quba and Shabran.
Quba - a small town located in the north-eastern slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountain Shahdag and is known for its apple orchards, Kuba baklava and carpet weaving.
Arrival to Quba.
Later the tourists will go through the mountain nek, and then, after crossing the river, will make another stop at the waterfall, where people come from different regions of Azerbaijan to enjoy incomparably beautiful nature and enjoy a barbecue straight from the burning brazier.
The road goes to Shabran. As we move along the nature is changing and when we reach the height for a thousand meters above sea level, the trees are replaced with bushes and small hills - with mountains. After passing the alpine village at an altitude of 1080 meters above sea level and enjoy the waterfall, tourists can stop for a picnic.
In the evening the tourists return to Baku.
Route: Departure early in the morning from Baku to Quba / Arrival to Quba / town sightseeing / picnic - lunch / crossing a mountain river / rise to the mountains by cars / Shabran / return to Baku.
Meeting and transfer from Baku airport to your hotel. Check-in. Free time.
After the breakfast leave for a tour in Absheron Peninsula. The second day will be spent primarily within the Greater Baku, where you will be taken to main religious sites on the Absheron Peninsula...
Meeting at Azeri-Georgian border point near Lagodekhi (Georgian side) / Balakan (Azeri side) at around 13:00 and transfer to Sheki. Accommodation in Issam Hotel (accommodation at Caravan Saray Hotel can be arranged at special request if needed)...
The day will start early in the morning as it takes around 4 hours to drive from Baku to Quba and then further 2 hours from there to Xinalyg. Be ready to have a lot of driving within a day
Not far from Guba you'll also find the village of Khynalygh, with an ethnic group of 2000 khynalyghs who have preserved the original language, customs and traditions...
Meeting at the airport. Transfer to the hotel. After a short break start the tour in Baku and pay a visit to city's main landmark - Icheri Sheher (Old City). You will see the highlights of Icheri Sheher including the Palace of the Shirvans (the most striking example of the medieval palace structures in Azerbaijan, dating to the middle of 15th century); Maiden's Tower (the ancient, eight storey fortress originally built as a fire beacon); visit Dzhuma Mosque, antiques and carpet shops...
Excursion to the Temple of Fire Worshippers - "Ateshgah" and the fiery mountain "Yanardagh" in the village Mehemmedli (duration 3.5 - 4 hours)
Azerbaijan is one of the few places on earth, where even today one can observe elements of preserved fire cult and the ancient Zoroastrianism religion...
Gobustan reserve is an open-air museum littered with Neolithic rock drawings. Just 65km south of Baku, Gobustan has some 4000 inscriptions that go back 12,000 years (with some 2000 year old Latin graffiti to boot)...
Excursion in Heydar Aliyev Center and the Museum of Modern Art (duration: 2 hours)
Heydar Aliyev Center is a cultural center, projected as a complex structure that includes the Auditorium (convention center), a museum, exhibition halls, administrative offices...
Arrival to Baku. Meeting at the airport and transfer to your hotel. After short rest an excursion within central Baku will be organised. You will be taken to historical centre of Baku city, to its Old Town - 'Icheri Sheher'...
Excursions to the Carpet Museum and Carpet factory "Azer-Ilme" (duration 3 hours)
The design of the new building of the Carpet Museum, which we will visit during our excursion, is distinguished by its originality and constructed as a folded copy of the carpet...
Arrival to Baku. Meeting at the airport and transfer to your hotel. Free time
The first half of the day will be spent primarily by main sites on the Absheron Peninsula. You will be taken to Ateshgah - the Fire Worshippers' Temple located in the village of Surakhany...