Day 1: Baku
Hello dear travelers, wishing for extraordinary emotions! Today we are glad to meet you in the airport of the capital of Azerbaijan. Then there is going to be the trip along the city of the Caspian Sea. It is also can be seen after lunch of course, but first after there is a need to have a view of the Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center. At the same time we would like to pay attention that the trip here is made along the modern and ancient city of the capital. And the center we have mentioned seems to be the modern building of the capital, created by architect Zaha Hadid. It shows various exhibitions, which express the culture of the country. A little after the way is organized to the Aliyev center, tending to be one of the most greenery locations of the city. Night is offered in the hotel to be spent.
Day 3: Baku - Gobustan - Baku
Today such a location as the Bibi-Heybat complex must be seen. The complex is identified as the area of tombs and graves. That is why it is famous for the grave of Ukeima khanum. He is said to be the famous successor of the Prophet Muhammad. Later on, the tour is going to be along the Gobustan Reserve of rock carvings, famous for the exhibitions of 6,000 rocks of 30,000 years old. Then you drive 10km from Gobustan, for seeing the active volcanoes of Absheron. When we take a way to Baku back, invitees have a chance to visit the Carpet Museum. Right here everyone is able to witness the excursion of 10,000 items. And among them there can be viewed 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. These are the most popular places of the country and the city. Night is offered to be in the hotel.
Day 4: Baku - Lankaran (Girkansky reserve) - Baku
We offer starting the day early in the morning for seeing such a place as the Hirkan Nature Reserve. This is one of the most popular places of Azerbaijan, being in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. Today it is also seen as the natural location, the reserve. Here subtropical forests are presented, with the climate changing to dry subtropics. Having the route here guests can be the viewers of boxwood, ironwood, velvet maple, giant figs, silk acacia along with 1900 species of plants. And among these plants about 160 species are growing in the Talysh mountains. Talking of the fauna, there are such animals as leopard, the Caucasian lynx, the stone marten, the porcupine, the Talysh spotted woodpecker, the Iranian robin, the Persian snake living there. Later on, in the evening, dinner is taken in the restaurant, having a chance to order the dance ensemble Nyanyalar (Grandmothers), but for paying extra money. Hotel is offered for night.
Day 5: Baku - Shemakha - Gabala - Sheki
From Baku the invitees get to Shamakha. This route is chosen for the idea of seeing the vertical wall of Sheikh Diri Baba's carved mausoleum. It is located in the village Maraza. Today this location means the symbolism of geometric shapes. After this place you will have the trip to Shamakhi. This is the site of great heritage. Making the trip then, the Juma Mosque is visited. It is identified as the starting point to Gabala. In Gabala, invitees can witness the Albanian church. It is found in Nij village. This village is famous for the 26 Albanian tribes, presenting the Udins. These were the people of the Albanian state of III century BC - VII century AD. Little later, you have a try of wine in Aspi Winery, then getting to Sheki, dinner is held in the restaurant, listening to national music. Night is offered in the local hotel.
Day 6: Sheki - Baku
Have a chance to take the tour to the height of 700 m above sea level. This location is surrounded by the mountains of pure oak forests. At the same time then the trip is organized to the Shebeke workshop, presenting us the way of the Sheki Halva creation. But then we are driving to Caucasian village of Kish. In the ancient times it presented the Sheki Ipek Silk Mill. At this location, you can see the pride of this site as well of the whole country, the famous kelagai. It is the silk headscarf, being in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO. In Baku night is presented in the hotel.
Day 7: Baku - Absheron Peninsula - Baku
In the last day of the trip the guests have a view of the Historical and Archaeological Museum. It is presented in the Gala village, being the representative of the Bronze Age. At that time, the open-air museum of the 5th century fortress are going to be seen. And of course, during the tour here, the museum of ancient places is going to be seen by us. Later, you have a way to Ateshgah Temple of Fire Worshipers. It is known for the flame always being on. Having lunch, guests take the route to Yanardag, or the Burning Mountain. In Baku, you wander about the local bazaar and then have night in the hotel.
Day 8: Baku - Airport
Breakfast in a hotel is organized. Airport transfer is made.
Price per person:
02 pax - 1 215 $
04 pax - 885 $
06 pax - 755 $
08 pax - 725 $
10 pax - 680 $
Single - 140 $