Then follows the visiting of the old city *Icheri sheher-the inner city*. Icheri sheher means the inner city. It was called the inner after the oil boom of the middle of the XIX century when the city stopped to hold in defense walls and left its limit. Several tens of the historical- architectural monuments at the same time the Shirvanshakhs Palace, the symbol of Baku city The Maiden Tower, the place of merchants rest Karavansaray are concentrated in the Icheri sheher, with the square of 22 hectares. Icheri sheher is the live organism which has its own infrastructure and inhabited files. The place where 1300 families are living. In a word it is an ancient city in the modern city. Evening walk along the central streets of the city and updated fountain square, shopping. Overnight in Baku.
Then drive to Sheki. Check in to the hotel. Overnight in Sheki.
Then we will take road to Ethnographic Reserve GALA. Gala village is located about 40 minutes from Baku. Before him, few people knew and thought, but in recent years the popularity of this small village has become huge. And the reason is simple - someone came up with a great idea to do an archaeological site museum under the open sky. Coming to the museum, you feel caught in the olden days. Historical significance landmarks confirm that these places were ancient human settlements. Bairamali hamam was known in ancient times as Hamam Bay . Attributable to XII-XIV centuries this hamam in 1881 was also reconstructed person named Bayram. Gum hamam (Sand Bath), located on a high hill, a long attention was not given proper attention. Attributable to XII-XIV centuries. Gum hamam was discovered during archaeological excavations. Gum hamam (Sand Bath) was so named because of what was under the ground. Of particular interest is the Shore hamam ( Salt Bath)
Excursion to Gobustan. Excursion to Yanar Dag. You can see here nature phenomenon, incessant burning nature gas on the rock which named to the Yanar Dag reserve the burning rock. As the historians say, maybe this place gave the name *the fire country* to Azerbaijan. Overnight in Baku.