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Hospitable Baku

5 days

≈ $77 per day

$385

COUNTRY

Azerbaijan

STARTS / ENDS IN

Baku / Baku

DESTINATIONS

5 (Baku, Icheri Sheher, Baku, Gobustan , Baku)

TOUR TYPE

Culture & History

TOUR GROUP

Any day

START DATE

21 November 2018

END DATE

25 November 2018

SEATS LEFT

7+

AGE RANGE

3 to 75 year olds

Other Services

  • Single occupancy 4*

    $175
  • Single occupancy 5*

    $330
  • Double occupancy 5*

    $177
  • Triple occupancy 5*

    $81
  • Price for a child from 6 to 12 years

    $270

Guide's Language

  • Russian
  • English

Available Months

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Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Baku

    Meeting at the airport. Accommodation in a 4 * hotel in the city center.

  • Day 2
    Icheri Sheher

    Breakfast. Excursion "Sights of ancient and modern Baku".
    The panorama of the city, represented from the height of the mountainous part by the television tower, clearly gives an idea of ​​the contrasts and scale of Baku, encompassing the horseshoe Bay of Baku. The city has the form of an amphitheater, descending down to the Caspian Sea. The excursion covers the central part of the city with a display of the most interesting historical and architectural sites. We are waiting for acquaintance with the Baku boulevard and a walk on the boat along the bay of Baku (possible with good weather conditions). Baku Seaside Boulevard is one of Baku's attractions, a favorite place for recreation of Baku residents and guests of the city.
    Visiting the FIRST oil well in the world. Excursion "Old city (Icheri Sheher)". The tour begins with a sightseeing tour around Baku and includes a visit to the site on the hillside park, from where a magnificent view of the whole city opens. Next is the descent on the funicular cable car and a visit to the "Old City". On the territory of the "Old Town", the area of ​​which is 22 hectares, several dozens of historical and architectural monuments are concentrated, including the Shirvanshahs Palace, the symbol of the city of Baku - the Maiden Tower, the resting place of the merchants Karavan-Saray, Sinyk Gala Castle, Juma Mosque. The territory of Icheri Sheher is 22 hectares. The saturation with architectural and historical monuments dictates the need to separate this excursion into a separate one and makes this part of Baku, perhaps, the most interesting for inspection. The tour ends with a stop at the Center. Heydar Aliyev (independent visit). Free time.

  • Day 3
    Baku

    Breakfast. Excursion "Ateshgah - Temple of Fire-worshipers" - Janar Dag.The temple of fire-worshipers "Ateshgah" in Surakhany, a pentagonal complex with an open courtyard and an altar temple in the center, which was a pilgrimage place for fire worshipers. The temple of eternal fire Ateshgyah is the real Azerbaijani exotica. About him they know practically all over the world. It is located 30 km from the center of Baku, on the outskirts of the village of Surakhani. This area is known for such a unique natural phenomenon as burning natural gas exits (gas, bursting out, touching oxygen and lighting up). In the former cells, where pilgrims from all over the world stayed, now there are museum expositions containing many unique authentic exhibits. In the modern form the church was built in the XVII-XVIII centuries.
    Visiting Yanar Dag ("Burning Mountain") is another unique object of the ancient country of lights. A natural eternal flame burning from ancient times on the hillside. The meter flame is about ten meters wide. The Carpet Museum. State Museum of Azerbaijani Carpet and Folk Applied Arts named after Latif Kerimov is a museum founded in 1967. The museum building is located in the center of Baku opposite the Primorsky Boulevard. It is the first museum of carpets in the world. The museum's collection includes more than 10,000 items, including ceramics, metal and bronze jewelry, 14th century metal products, carpets and carpets from the 17th and 20th centuries, gold and silver jewelry, national clothes and embroidery, as well as applied art objects modern period.

  • Day 4
    Gobustan

    Breakfast. Departure for the excursion "Gobustan Reserve".
    Arrival in the settlement of Gobustan and conducting an excursion in the Natural History and Art Reserve "Gobustan" with a view of the rock paintings of the Neolithic period. Rock paintings, inscriptions and pictograms from the Beyukdash mountain. An excursion to the National Historical and Artistic Reserve Gobustan and the 3D Museum located 60 km from Baku awaits you. In the program of the excursion, a survey of rock paintings and the parking of an ancient person of the Neolithic period: - a visit to the Bibi-Eybat complex, which, in addition to the mosque, includes tombs and tombs of revered people (including the grave of Ukema khanum, the descendant of the Prophet Muhammad), is one of the significant monuments of Islamic architecture of Azerbaijan. The mosque was once visited by Abaskuli-aga Bakikhanov, Alexander Dumas, Khurshudbanu Natavan;
    - review of offshore oil platforms in the Caspian Sea; Rock paintings are petroglyphs carved by primitive people on the walls of caves, rocks and rock boulders. These primitive monuments of art reflect the culture, economy, world outlook, customs and traditions of ancient Azerbaijanis.

  • Day 5
    Baku

    Breakfast in the hotel
    Visit the market and souvenir shops.
    Airport transfer

What's included

  • Hotel

    3* Diplomat, Azcot, Nemi, Central Baku, Abu Arena Hotel, Qiz Qalasi 4* Austin, Anatolia, Smith, Avenue, Amber 5* Grand Europe, Sapphire, Sapphire City, Rich, Pullman

  • Transfer

    transfer airport-hotel-airport

  • Transport

    transport service under the program

  • Excursions

    excursion service according to the program

  • Breakfast

  • Guide

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