Yandex Metrica

Key highlights

  • Discover Baku and its surroundings on this multi-day tour
  • Tour at the after-hours capital, illuminated by Baku lights
  • Visit Gobustan, Ateshgah, Yanardag, the city center and more
  • Entrance fees are included to the package
  • Full-day tour to Gabala and Shamakhi

Activity Schedule

Experience the culture and nature of the “Land of Fire” by visiting the Old City of Baku. The most popular places such as Mud Volcanoes, Fire Temple and more will be visited. Real Caucasian traditions and gastronomy will make You remember this trip forever.

 

Type of Tour

Duration

Best Period

Strart / End

Explorer

5 days / 4 nights

now - 31.12.2020

Baku / Baku

 

Day 1: Arrive in Baku, Baku Lights Night Tour

  • Pick up from Baku airport and transfer to the hotel. Check-in to hotel.
  • Baku Lights night tour
  • Drop-off to hotel

 

Day 2: Baku Old City and City Center Tour

  • Breakfast in the hotel. Today we are going to visit Icherisheher and the Baku city center.
  • Pickup from hotel, and join to our Baku City Tour.
  • Drop-off to hotel or any point in the city.

 

Day 3: Day Trip Baku GROUP Tour

  • Breakfast in the hotel. Today we are going to visit the must-see places of Baku territory.
  • Pickup from hotel, and join to our daily Day Trip Baku tour.
  • Drop-off to hotel

 

Day 4: Gabala & Shamakhi tour

  • Breakfast in the hotel. Pickup from hotel, and join to our daily Gabala & Shamakh group tour.
  • A full-day tour to Gabala and Shamakhi from Baku.
  • Drop-off to hotel

 

Day 5: Departure

  • Check-out from the hotel
  • Pickup from hotel, and transfer to airport

 

Overview & itinerary

Day 1: Baku Lights night tour

Cover the highlights of Baku on this after-hours evening tour, which shows you the glittering lights of the city after dark. Explore a mix of old and new, getting an in-depth introduction to both modern and traditional sides of the city. Highlights include a look at Flame Towers all lit-up, and a visit to seaside-facing Flag Square, one of the tallest flagpoles in the world.

 

Tour Program:

  • Pickup from hotel
  • National Gymnastic Arena
  • Baku Olympic Stadium
  • Heydar Aliyev Center
  • National Boulevard Baku
  • Flag Square
  • Crystal Hall
  • Highland Park
  • Alley of Martyrs
  • Flame Towers
  • Drop-off to hotel

 

Day 2: Baku City Tour (Walking)

Tour to Old City Baku and around: The ideal introduction to Baku, this action-packed tour takes you to the many of Azerbaijan’s most fascinating locations in Baku centrum. Explore the centuries-old historic walled center, Shirvanshah’s Palace, Maiden Tower, marvel at a city-wide panorama from Highland Park, and get a peek at tiny manuscripts at the Miniature Books Museum.

 

Tour Program:

  • Tour in Old City Baku (Icherisheher)
  • Shirvanshah Palace
  • Miniature Book Museum
  • Maiden Tower
  • Highland Park, Alley of Martyrs

 

Day 3: Day Trip Baku GROUP Tour

Discover all that Baku and its surroundings have to offer on this full-day tour. See the prehistoric petroglyphs at Gobustan National Park, learn about the mud volcanoes and their healing properties, visit the Zoroastrian fire temple of Ateshgah, explore the fire mountain of Yanardag, and admire the architecture of Baku's modern city center. This tour includes a tour guide and transportation to all of the sights from your hotel.

 

Tour Program:

  • Pickup from hotel
  • Mud Volcanoes: a whole family of ‘geologically flatulent’ little conical mounds that erupt with thick, cold, grey mud
  • Gobustan National Park: Cave Paintings exploring the history of times up to 40.000 years.
  • Lunch: Local restaurant serving traditional food
  • Ateshgah: “Fire Temple of Baku”. A castle-like religious temple based on Persian and Indian inscriptions, the Zoroastrian place of worship
  • Yanardagh “Burning Mountain”
  • Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center: Has an amazing design, and one of the symbols of Baku City
  • Drop-off to hotel

 

Day 4: Gabala & Shamakhi GROUP Tour

Azerbaijan’s top provincial holiday centre, Gabala is a string of flashy new hotels and a burgeoning ski resort spread up into the foothills of some glorious forested mountains.

 

Tour Program:

  • Pickup from hotel
  • Visit to Shamakhi
  • Juma Mosque. The first mosque in all Caucasus and in Azerbaijan
  • Maraza village. Visit to Sufi Dervish Mousaleum “Diri Baba” (Optional)
  • Lunch (forest restaurant serving traditional food)
  • Nohurgol Lake: The lake is surrounded by a forest. You can walk around or sail on a boat*
  • Yeddi Gozel Waterfall “Seven Beauties Waterfall”. Located 4 km away from the center of Gabala city, in the village of Vandam
  • Tufandag: one of the longest teleferic of the world. Whether for skiing or just for memorable summer views of the Alpine scenery behind Gabala, jump aboard the Tufandag network of four cable cars
  • Drive back to Baku. Drop-off to hotel

 

Day 5: Departure

Check-out from the hotel. Pickup from hotel, and transfer to Heydar Aliyev airport (GYD).

 

Inclusions & exclusions

Inclusions

  • Airport pickup and drop-off
  • All entrance fees
  • Tour guide
  • Transportation service according to the program

Exclusions

  • Transportation to Azerbaijan (Flight or Bus ticket)
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Catering

Please note & additional info

Know before You book:

  • Children under the age 6 are free of charge
  • This tour is a multi-day tour: 5 days / 4 nights
  • Airport Pickup to be arranged after booking.

 

Know before You go:

  • Please contact TES Tour Baku at least 48hrs before travel to provide your flight details and arrange pickup.

 

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