Tour Program

Day
1
Arrival to Baku
Itinerary
Meeting tourists at the airport named after Haydar Aliyev. After the checking at the passport control and customs you will be met by local guide and transferred to your hotel by coach. Check-in. Night over.
Meals
- - -
Accomodation
Hotel
Day
2
Baku – Old City – Gobustan
Itinerary
Today you will see Baku city life. Continue tour to Gobustan. Visiting of historic – art reserve Gobustan (65 km. from Baku). Acquaintance with the archaeological exposition of the museum, survey of inhabitants and acquaintance with the lifestyle of the people of an epoch of the Stone Age (7-8 thousand years B.C). Studying of the remained petroglyphic painting. Sightseeing tour in Baku – walking tour and acquaintance with the history and architecture of city (period XIX- XX c): Nizami street /shopping/, Fountain Square, Nizami Ganjavi monument, further Rasul-Zade street. – Visiting of National history Museum of Azerbaijan. 14.00 Baku sightseeing tour. Sightseeing in an Old City – medieval sight of Baku: Shirvashakhs palace (XV c. under UNESCO protection), ancient quarter mosques (Mohammad’s mosque- XI c.), bath, samples of residential buildings, Market Square and Caravan Saray Bukhara (XVI c.) and Multani (XIV c.), Giz Galasi (Maiden Tower – Entrance) – the oldest construction of Baku (under UNESCO protection). Visit to Memory Alley – “Shehidler Khiyabany”, panoramic view of Baku city from the park. Walk along the Boulevard and main streets of Baku. Dinner in the local restaurant. Overnight in the hotel.
Meals
B - D
Accomodation
Hotel
Day
3
Baku – Absheron Peninsula
Itinerary
Breakfast in the hotel. Visit to Memory Alley – Shehidler Khiyabany, panoramic view of Baku city from the park. Visit of carpet fabric Azer Ilme. Lunch in local restaurant. After lunch trip to Absheron Peninsula. Visit to flaming mountain – Yanardag, Temple of Fire Worshippers’ – Ateshgah. Boat trip in the Caspian Sea. Dinner in local restaurant.
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Hotel
Day
4
Baku – Shemakha – Sheki
Itinerary
Breakfast in the hotel. Departure to Sheki. On the way to Shamakha visit to Diri Baba mausoleum in Maraza village. In Shamakha visit to historical mosque Juma (Friday), mausoleum of Yeddi Gumbez (Seven Domes) – grave yard of Shirvan Shahs’. Photo stops in the most beautiful places of the mountains. Visit of the mountain village and ethnographical reserve Lahich. Transfer to Sheki. Accommodation at the hotel. Dinner in your hotel.
Meals
B - D
Accomodation
Hotel
Day
5
Sheki
Itinerary
Breakfast in the hotel. Sheki sightseeing tour. Visit to the local medieval fortress, Sheki Khans’ palace, local museum of history, local handicrafts workshop, panoramic view of the town, mosque-madrassah, local bazaar. Trip to village Kish near Sheki town – twenty minutes by bus. Visit to the first church in Caucasus 1 c. Dinner in local restaurant.
Meals
B - D
Accomodation
Hotel
Day
6
Sheki – Mingyachevir – Gandja
Itinerary
8.00 Breakfast in the hotel. Departure to Gandja second city of Azerbaijan. On the way visit to Mingyachevir – industrial town on Kura river On the way visit to Mingyachevir – industrial town on Kura river wher you can admire the biggest electrical station of the country. The way to Gandja goes through picturesque hills and the road takes about 2 hours. Arrival to Gandja. Check-in. Free time till the dinner time at the restaurant of hotel.
Meals
B - D
Accomodation
Hotel
Day
7
Gandja – Baku
Itinerary
Breakfast in the hotel. City sightseeing tour. Visit to the mosque of Shah Abbas, medieval caravanserai, Bottle house, mausoleum of the Great Azerbaijani poetry Nizami Gyanjavi of 12 c. Visit to the local bazaar. Arrival to Baku at night. Dinner in the local restaurant.
Meals
B - D
Accomodation
Hotel
Day
7
Departure
Itinerary
Breakfast in the hotel. Check-out. Transfer to the airport.
Meals
B - -
Accomodation
- - -