Tour type: Adventure,
MountainsPrice: $500.00Duration: 2from May to September
Please bear in mind that since the territory covered in the tour is considered to be a sensitive area due to proximity of the border with Russia a special permit is required to hike in the area. It take around a month for obtaining such a permit through Ministry of Tourism, so all the arrangements for the tour have to be done well in advance.
08.00-12.00 Transfer by car from Baku to Quba 12:00-13:00 Short trip in the Jewish village 'Red Sloboda'. 13.00-15.00 Transfer from Quba to Xinalyg 15.00-17.00 Sightseeing in Xinalyg and surroundings 17.00-18.30 Transfer to Xinalyg pass 19.30 Putting up a tent on the shores of Shahnabadchay River, sightseeing surroundings, overnight.
10.00 Walking down the path through the gorge along Shahnabadchay River to Laza settlement 16.00 Arriving to Laza 16.30-18.30 Transfer from Laza to Quba 18.30-22.00 Tranfer from Quba to Baku
- Mountain guide (including his gear/food) - Mountain tent (2-3 persons) - Sleeping mats - Local driver with vehicle, exclusively for your tour - Permit for hiking in the area - Visa support
Arrive in Nakhchivan at 10 amMeet at the airport and transfer to hotelStart Nakhchivan city tour- Visit Momina Khatun Monument- Yusif Ibn Kuseyir Tomb- Prophet Noah's grave complex- Khan's House...
Individual tour / English speaking guide
1 DAY Georgian-Azerbaijan border. Overnight in Sheki.2 DAY Sheki-Ganja-Sheki 3 DAY Sheki-Qabala-Shamakhi-Lahij-Baku.4 DAY Baku/Apsheron Peninsula excursion5 DAY Baku City tour6 DAY Baku/Gobustan7 DAY Baku-Quba-Xinaliq-Qusar8 DAY Qusar-Laza-Shahdag-Qusar9 DAY Qusar-Baku-Novxani-Baku10 DAY End of tour...
GUARANTEED DEPARTURE TOURS (EVERY SATURDAY)
DAY 1 SATURDAY YEREVAN or TBILISIArrival to Zvartnots International Airport early in the morning (It is also possible to arrive to Tbilisi Airport on Friday and transfer to Yerevan for joining the tour on Saturday *)...
Meeting at Azeri-Georgian border point near Lagodekhi (Georgian side) / Balakan (Azeri side) at around 14:00 and transfer to Sheki. Accommodation in Karavan Saray Hotel.
After short rest start your tour in Sheki...
A fascinating tour of the city, both old and new is a great introduction to Baku and the history of the country.
Meeting at the airport and transfer to hotel. Short rest and beginning of excursion in Old Town - 'Icheri Sheher'...
Neither Europe nor Asia, Azerbaijan is an incredible tangle of contradictions and contrasts. It’s a fascinating nexus of ancient historical empires. Azerbaijan has for centuries been regarded as the threshold of Western civilisation and Eastern tradition...
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)...
Day 1: Arrival to Baku
After the checking at the passport control and customs at the Heydar Aliyev airport you will be met by local guide and transferred to your hotel by coach.
Baku sightseeing tour...
Excursion to the nature reserve "Gobustan" (duration 3.5 hours)
The reserve is well known with its perfectly preserved rock paintings - petroglyphs - a kind of artistic "archive" of human evolution on the Earth...
Old City excursion (duration: 4 hours)
The history of the capital of Azerbaijan – Baku - goes back to ancient times, although the exact date of its establishment is still unknown. The territory of the Absheron Peninsula, where the city is located, has a favorable geographical position, a convenient bay, a warm, dry climate, fertile soil, natural resources, so the emergence of the ancient settlements here was quite natural...