Tour Program

Day
1
Arrive in Baku
Itinerary
“Welcome to Azerbaijan». 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. After a little rest visit to medieval fortress of Old Baku – “Icheri Sheher”15-17 c.c., ”Maiden Tower” – 9 c., “the Complex of Shirvan Shahs’ Palace -15 c., UNESCO Heritage site, medieval CaravanSaray - 15c., medieval Markets square, handmade carpet’s workshop art studio. 13:00 Lunch time Baku sightseeing tour. Visit to Memory Alley – “Shehidler Khiyabany”, panoramic view of Baku city from the park. In the afternoon visit to Modern Carpet Museum for recognize the history of carpet handcrafting in Azerbaijan. And then you will have a walk along one of the largest boulevards of Europe – The Baku Sea sight Boulevard. And you will also have an opportunity to make a boat trip along Baku bay. Overnight at the Hotel.
Meals
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Accomodation
Hotel
Day
2
Baku City Tour – Gobustan – Absheron
Itinerary
10:00 This day you will visit the Gobustan reserve and Absheron Peninsula. Gobustan (the territory of Gobu) is famous for its archeological monuments. Travel 30 miles southwest of Baku along the Caspian shore to the volcanic desert, where rocks covered with drawings stand amidst chaos of stones and mountains. There are more than 4,000 rock drawings left by artists of the Neolithic period. 13:00 Lunch time. Visiting the Temple of Fire Worshippers’ – “Ateshgah” in the Village Surakhani in 45 km from Baku. Yhen you will see an espectacular phenomenon of Absheron – Burning mountain – Yanar Dag. You also will visit two defensive towers in Mardakan village that were parts of defensive constructions on Absheron Peninsula. Overnight at the hotel.
Meals
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Accomodation
Hotel
Day
3
Transfer
Itinerary
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to airport.
Meals
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Accomodation
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