Religious Tour BAKU 2019
BAKU - Arrival
Arrival / Meeting
Transfer to Hotel
Check in to hotel
Free time to rest
You will visit Ateshgah - the Fire Worshippers' Temple located in the village of Surakhany.
BIBI heybat Mosque: On the entrance to Baku pay a visit to a famous Bibi Heybat Mosque. The existing structure, built in the 1990s, is a recreation of the mosque with the same name built in the 13th century by Shirvanshah Farrukhzad II Ibn Ahsitan II.The Bibi-Heybat Mosque includes the tomb of Ukeyma Khanum (a descendant of the Prophet Muhammad), and today is the spiritual center for the Muslims of the region and one of the major monuments of Islamic architecture in Azerbaijan. It's locally known as "the mosque of Fatima" which Alexandre Dumas using the same name, described the mosque during his visit in the 1840s.
Lunch in the sea food restaurant (fee not included)
Church of Michael the Archangel or Flotskaya (Church of the Fleet) ) is a Russian Orthodox church in central Baku, Azerbaijan. The church is dedicated to St. Michael. The church is serviced by Hegumen Serafim (Bideyev), 3 priests and 1 deacon.
The Church of the Virgin Mary’s Immaculate Conception; The original church operated from 1915 to 1931, when it was ordered destroyed by the Soviet government. In 2006, a new Catholic church bearing the same name was rebuilt in a different spot of Baku. On 29 April 2007 the new church was consecrated by Apostolic Nuncio in Transcaucasia Monsignor Claudio Gugerotti.
Back to hotel
CHURCH OF THE SAVIOUR (KIRKHA)
The Church of the Saviour (built with donations by parishioner Adolf Eichler and consecrated on March 14, 1899. It is now a Ministry of Culture and Tourism concert hall. The Gothic style church features a portal crowned with a decorated pediment.
Heydar Mosque One of the grand architectural projects of recent times is the Mosque of Heydar Aliyev with four minarets, was built in Baku in the architectural style of Shirvan-Absheron .This mosque is not the largest construction cult-religious architecture only in Azerbaijan, at the same time in the entire South Caucasus.
After Old City excursion we will visit Taza Pir Mosque (also Tazapir, Teze Pir, Teze-Pir, Tezepir) is a mosque in Baku, Azerbaijan. It was finished in 1914 and built in honour of the philanthropist. Construction of the mosque was started in 1905 by architect Zivar bey Ahmadbeyov under the patronage of Nabat Khanum Ashurbayova.
Baku Boulevard free time to relax and enjoy the sea breeze / Park Boulveard Shopping mall
Transfer back to hotel
Winter Park : 2 synagogues
Martyrs' Lane, Alley of Martyrs or Shahidlar Xiyabany formerly The Kirov Park, is a cemetery and memorial in Baku, Azerbaijan dedicated to those killed by the Soviet Army during Black January and later to those killed in Nagorno-Karabakh War. In the closing days of World War I fighting broke up as a result of Russian Civil War.
Lunch in the city center Fusion Restaurant (not inc.)
Shopping : Ganclik , 28 mall and Megafun Narimanov.
Visiting Pottery shop and wine houses in the old city
Transfer back to Hotel
BAKU - Departure
Transfer to Airport
Tour over ☺
Hotel 3 *
Transfer will be given from Sprinter 10-15 people to bigger options per group
Visa per person will be 25 USD
Lunch per person on daily basis 15 USD
Dinner per person on daily basis 20 USD