Best of Azerbaijan BAKU

Trip Facts

Destination : Azerbaijan
Trip Grade : Easy
Max. Elevation :
Trip Duration : 5 days 4 Nights
Best Time : April to October
Group Size : 4

40500 NPR per person
Advance : 10000 NPR
Group minimum 4 pax

Azerbaijan is the Land of Fire and the Pearl of the Caucasus, a land where eastern colours combine magnificently with western progress. Azerbaijan is a country of unique nature, unmatched culture, centuries of history with its customs and traditions and fine cuisine; a place which will satisfy the expectations of the most sophisticated gastronomists, and finally, it is the country of Caucasian hospitality and friendliness.

Day 1 /Arrive at the Azerbaijan International Airport. You will be welcomed by the tour guide.
Transfer to Guba
Guba the capital of the Quba Rayon (district) of Azerbaijan. It has a population of 38,100. The city's suburb of Qırmızı Qəsəbə (formerly in Russian: Krasnaya Sloboda, English: Red Town) is home to the country's largest community of Mountain Jews
On the way to Guba we will see BeshBarmag (Five Fingers) mountain.
Besh Barmag (Azerbaijani: Beş Barmaq) literally translated as Five Finger Mountain, is in Siazan District of Azerbaijan, not far from the Caspian Sea.It rises to 382 m (1,253 ft) above the sea level overlooking the Baku-Quba Highway. The mountain is a solid rock and is one of the most famous mountains in the Caucasus, known for its mythical stories. It is a sacred place for regular visitation by pilgrims.
Free time for lunch
Check-in at the hotel in Guba
Free time Evening walk to Guba and for dinner.
Overnight in Guba.
Day 2/Breakfast in the hotel
Excursion program:
The Red Town is a village and municipality. It is the primary settlement ofAzerbaijan's population of Mountain Jews who make up the population of approximately 4,000. The most widely spoken language in the Red Town is Juhuri. The Highland Jews had been in the area around Guba since at least the 13th century. Historical Museum
Nizami Park. The oldest city park, was built by German captives in 1946. The area of the park is surrounded by greenery; fountains splatter in the shade of the trees; visitors pass their free time in cozy tea houses, playing pool, or sitting on the benches. There is a monument to the greatAzerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi in the park.
Free time for lunch
Guba Mass Grave The Guba mass grave is a mass grave site located in the town of Guba in northeasternAzerbaijan. It was discovered during the building of a stadium inApril 2007. The background behind the deaths is currently unknown, but Azerbaijani sources claim that the grave dates back to 1918.
Gachrash Forests Forest is the most popular leisure nook of Guba. The meaning of the word “Gachrash” means fromAzeri “come and sit down". In addition, there is another version for this word that means "shaded place where sun doesn`t shine". Due to Gachrash is located in the north of the district it is also called Northern Forest. The trees occupy the territory in such way that the sun shine doesn`t seep inside, and it is very cold here even in summer.
Free time for dinner
Overnight in Guba:
Day 3/Breakfast at the hotel
Excursion program:
Transfer to Shopping Center Ganjlik Mall (Gencik Mall ) - One of the biggest shopping centers in Baku is GENCLIK MALL. The shopping is a 55,000 m2.The shopping center consists of three underground and three ground floors. There are many entertainment centers, restaurants, a cinema club, playgrounds, etc.
Free time for lunch in MALL
OR Transfer to Shopping Center 28 Mall: A modern shopping centre with a 3D cinema. The shopping centre is located a short 5 minute walk from the 28 metro station. Visitors can enjoy 99 different stores with many brands “28 Mall” a lucky place for shopping and leisure activities, because a number of boutiques and shops, food court, supermarket etc.
Free time for dinner
Transfer to hotel
Overnight in Baku.
Day 4/Breakfast at the hotel
Transfer from Hotel
Excursion program:
The Heydar Aliyev Center is a 57,500 m2 (619,000 sq ft) building complex in Baku, Azerbaijan designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid and noted for its distinctive architecture and flowing, curved style that eschews sharp angles.The center is named for Heydar Aliyev, the leader of Soviet-era Azerbaijan from 1969 to 1982, and president of Azerbaijan from October 1993 to October 2003.
Free time for lunch
National Flag Square (Azerbaijani: Dövlət Bayrağı Meydanı) is a large city square off Neftchiler Avenue in Bayil, Baku, Azerbaijan. A flag measuring 70 by 35 metres (230 by 115 feet) flies on a pole 162 m (531 ft) high. The flagpole was confirmed as the world's tallest by the Guinness Book of Records, but was soon overtaken by the 165 m Dushanbe Flagpole in Tajikistan.Both flagpoles were built by the same American affiliated company, Trident Support.
Flame Towers complex - the city's tallest building. The height of 190 m. Flame Towers - consisting of three high-rise buildings in the complex. These hostels, apartments and offices are included. The total area of 235 thousand square meters of the building.
Martyrs' Lane, Alley of Martyrs or Şəhidlər Xiyabanı (transliterated to Shehidler Khiyabani), 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.
Baku Funicular (Azerbaijani: Bakı funikulyoru). It connects a square on Neftchilar Avenue and Martyrs' Lane. It is the first and remains the only funicular system in the country.The funicular was constructed at initiative of Alish Lambaranski. It was opened in 1960. Tofig Ismayilov has been the director of the funicular since 2006.
Baku Boulevard (Azerbaijani: Dənizkənarı Milli Park, also known as National Park) is a promenade established in 1909 which runs parallel to Baku's seafront. Its history goes back more than 100 yearsIt traditionally starts at Freedom Square continuing west to the Old City and beyond. Since 2012, the Yeni Bulvar (new boulevard) has virtually doubled the length to 3.75 km, extending the promenades to National Flag Square.In 2015 White City Boulevard added a further 2 km to the east of Freedom
Transfer to Hotel
Free time for dinner
Overnight in Baku.
Day 5/Breakfast at the hotel
Transfer to the airport
Departure
End on the Program

Day 1 /Arrive at the Azerbaijan International Airport. You will be welcomed by the tour guide.
Transfer to Guba
Guba the capital of the Quba Rayon (district) of Azerbaijan. It has a population of 38,100. The city's suburb of Qırmızı Qəsəbə (formerly in Russian: Krasnaya Sloboda, English: Red Town) is home to the country's largest community of Mountain Jews
On the way to Guba we will see BeshBarmag (Five Fingers) mountain.
Besh Barmag (Azerbaijani: Beş Barmaq) literally translated as Five Finger Mountain, is in Siazan District of Azerbaijan, not far from the Caspian Sea.It rises to 382 m (1,253 ft) above the sea level overlooking the Baku-Quba Highway. The mountain is a solid rock and is one of the most famous mountains in the Caucasus, known for its mythical stories. It is a sacred place for regular visitation by pilgrims.
Free time for lunch
Check-in at the hotel in Guba
Free time Evening walk to Guba and for dinner.
Overnight in Guba.
Day 2/Breakfast in the hotel
Excursion program:
The Red Town is a village and municipality. It is the primary settlement ofAzerbaijan's population of Mountain Jews who make up the population of approximately 4,000. The most widely spoken language in the Red Town is Juhuri. The Highland Jews had been in the area around Guba since at least the 13th century. Historical Museum
Nizami Park. The oldest city park, was built by German captives in 1946. The area of the park is surrounded by greenery; fountains splatter in the shade of the trees; visitors pass their free time in cozy tea houses, playing pool, or sitting on the benches. There is a monument to the greatAzerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi in the park.
Free time for lunch
Guba Mass Grave The Guba mass grave is a mass grave site located in the town of Guba in northeasternAzerbaijan. It was discovered during the building of a stadium inApril 2007. The background behind the deaths is currently unknown, but Azerbaijani sources claim that the grave dates back to 1918.
Gachrash Forests Forest is the most popular leisure nook of Guba. The meaning of the word “Gachrash” means fromAzeri “come and sit down". In addition, there is another version for this word that means "shaded place where sun doesn`t shine". Due to Gachrash is located in the north of the district it is also called Northern Forest. The trees occupy the territory in such way that the sun shine doesn`t seep inside, and it is very cold here even in summer.
Free time for dinner
Overnight in Guba:
Day 3/Breakfast at the hotel
Excursion program:
Transfer to Shopping Center Ganjlik Mall (Gencik Mall ) - One of the biggest shopping centers in Baku is GENCLIK MALL. The shopping is a 55,000 m2.The shopping center consists of three underground and three ground floors. There are many entertainment centers, restaurants, a cinema club, playgrounds, etc.
Free time for lunch in MALL
OR Transfer to Shopping Center 28 Mall: A modern shopping centre with a 3D cinema. The shopping centre is located a short 5 minute walk from the 28 metro station. Visitors can enjoy 99 different stores with many brands “28 Mall” a lucky place for shopping and leisure activities, because a number of boutiques and shops, food court, supermarket etc.
Free time for dinner
Transfer to hotel
Overnight in Baku.
Day 4/Breakfast at the hotel
Transfer from Hotel
Excursion program:
The Heydar Aliyev Center is a 57,500 m2 (619,000 sq ft) building complex in Baku, Azerbaijan designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid and noted for its distinctive architecture and flowing, curved style that eschews sharp angles.The center is named for Heydar Aliyev, the leader of Soviet-era Azerbaijan from 1969 to 1982, and president of Azerbaijan from October 1993 to October 2003.
Free time for lunch
National Flag Square (Azerbaijani: Dövlət Bayrağı Meydanı) is a large city square off Neftchiler Avenue in Bayil, Baku, Azerbaijan. A flag measuring 70 by 35 metres (230 by 115 feet) flies on a pole 162 m (531 ft) high. The flagpole was confirmed as the world's tallest by the Guinness Book of Records, but was soon overtaken by the 165 m Dushanbe Flagpole in Tajikistan.Both flagpoles were built by the same American affiliated company, Trident Support.
Flame Towers complex - the city's tallest building. The height of 190 m. Flame Towers - consisting of three high-rise buildings in the complex. These hostels, apartments and offices are included. The total area of 235 thousand square meters of the building.
Martyrs' Lane, Alley of Martyrs or Şəhidlər Xiyabanı (transliterated to Shehidler Khiyabani), 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.
Baku Funicular (Azerbaijani: Bakı funikulyoru). It connects a square on Neftchilar Avenue and Martyrs' Lane. It is the first and remains the only funicular system in the country.The funicular was constructed at initiative of Alish Lambaranski. It was opened in 1960. Tofig Ismayilov has been the director of the funicular since 2006.
Baku Boulevard (Azerbaijani: Dənizkənarı Milli Park, also known as National Park) is a promenade established in 1909 which runs parallel to Baku's seafront. Its history goes back more than 100 yearsIt traditionally starts at Freedom Square continuing west to the Old City and beyond. Since 2012, the Yeni Bulvar (new boulevard) has virtually doubled the length to 3.75 km, extending the promenades to National Flag Square.In 2015 White City Boulevard added a further 2 km to the east of Freedom
Transfer to Hotel
Free time for dinner
Overnight in Baku.
Day 5/Breakfast at the hotel
Transfer to the airport
Departure
End on the Program

Price includes:

• Accommodation at 4* or 5* stars Hotels:

• All Transfers according to Tour program by comfortable car

• Professional English OR Arabic speaking Guide

• A bottle of mineral water for each person during every tour



Price Excludes
Hotel EARLY check in & LATE check out
Peak season surcharge & compulsory dinner at the accommodation (if any)
International flights and taxes
Visa or Passport Fees
Travel Insurance
Tips, laundry and gratuities
Meals not marked on itinerary, and water during meals