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
City tour begins with a visit to the Upland Park.
Upland Park is located on a hill in the western part of the city. This is the best place to see the city and the Baku Bay. The architecture of the capital is very eclectic; it is a combination of different styles and influences such as Baroque, classicism and modern architecture, both Eastern and Western...
Arrival to Baku. Meeting at the airport and transfer to your hotel. Free time
After breakfast leave the hotel and start exploring Absheron Peninsula and its historical landmarks. You will have a chance to visit following places:
Martyr's Cemetery, located on the higher slopes of the city's west-end, this is the best place for viewing the Baku city and the Bay of Baku...
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 *)...
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...
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...
This is an excursion not for all, but only for those who is interested in Baku’s not so distant history under the Soviets. 3 hours guided walk will take you through the central part of Baku with emphasis on its Soviet architectural heritage...
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'...
In recent years so-called gastronomic and wine tourism has become increasingly popular.
This tour is an ideal alternative for lovers of traditional culinary art, connoisseurs of wine and cuisine, as well as for everyone who wants to try something new...
Individual tour / English speaking guide
Arrival to Baku in the morning. Meeting at the airport. Transfer to hotel. Checking-in. Dropping your baggage, short rest if needed, then start the excursion in Old Town - 'Icheri Sheher'...
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'...