The nation of Azerbaijan is bounded by the Caspian Sea on one side and the Caucasus Mountains on the other. The capital city Baku is famous for its medieval walled inner city. As you go within the city, you can get to see the Palace of the Shirvanshahs. The royal palace dates back to the 15th century and contains a Maiden Tower that is centuries old. The cultural life of Baku is vibrant for both the residents and the tourists. It always has a wide variety of evening programmes, irrespective to whether it is a weekend or a normal working day. You can find many museums and private exhibitions of famous artists. It has vintage theatres, art galleries, and monuments dedicated to both local and international artists. The parks in Baku are one of the best places where you can enjoy with your family and friends. The cultural entertainment that the city provides is enjoyable for people from different age groups. Azerbaijan is a country that is equally famous for its sumptuous cuisine. People from all over the world have enjoyed the wide variety of its local cuisine. The capital city caters not only local dishes, but also other dishes from all over the world. It has international franchises, authentic cafes, restaurants, open-air playgrounds, wine bars, and pubs. Enjoying this sumptuous cuisine is a great way to meet the local people. The best time to visit Azerbaijan is from the months of April to June and from September to October.
Grace Travel Mart provides excellent Azerbaijan Tour Packages. Here is an itinerary to travel around Azerbaijan for 6 nights and 7 days.
Upon arrival, you will meet our representative and check into a hotel. After you feel refreshed, the driver will take you to the city where you will see many popular tourist destinations. You can see the flame tower, the seaside park, and the National Academy of Sciences.
You can visit the ancient city, Icheri Sheher, the Inner City. You can see the walls and visit the Maiden tower, built in the 12th century.
Next, you can get to admire the Juma Mosque’s tiles from the 11th century. You can finish of the day by shopping in Targoviy Street and the Boulevard Mall.
The day ends by the driver dropping you off to the hotel.
You can visit the Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape in the morning. Gobustan is famous for being the oldest human settlements in the world. The art depicted on these stones dates a thousand years back. This place will be a favourite with history lovers. It also houses the remains of the settlements and the burials from period that followed the Ice Age.
The distance from Baku to Gobustan is 71.5 kilometres (1h02mts)
Drive back to Baku.
After breakfast, you will be driven to Gabala. Over here, you can explore the Tufandagh Mountain Complex and the Canat.
You can have some fun at the Qabala Land Amusement Park.
Visit the Gabala Archaeological Park in the Chukur Gabala Village and the Archaeological Museum.
Distance from Gobustan to Gabala is 279.3 kilometres (3h23mts)
Drive to Sheki, overnight stay in a hotel.
This is one of the most ancient cities of the East. You can see the Nairan Kala and the Albanian Temple, built in the 5th century. Next, you can enjoy the Palace of Sheki Khans, built in the 18th century.
Have lunch at a local restaurant. The afternoon will be devoted to visiting the ancient village of Kish and seeing the church of Sheik. The village lies 15 minutes away from Sheki city.
The distance from Gabala to Sheki is 89.4 kilometres (1h20mts)
Drive to Ismailli in the morning. Explore Lahji. Lahji lies between seven mountains and is a perfect example of an Eastern town. In the olden days, seven mountains, seven springs, seven mosques, and seven baths surrounded the seven residential quarters of Lahji. This is now a part of the Shahdagh National Park.
The distance from Sheki to Ismailli is 124.7 kilometres (1h51mts)
The Drive to Baku is 176.1 kilometres and would take you 2 hours and 38 minutes. Check in at the hotel.
Check out from Hotel, drive to the Airport
End of Tour.