Your stay includes
- Return Air ticket with Air Arabia – 20 KG Baggage
- 1 Nights’ accommodation in Qafqaz Riverside Hotel 5* or Similar
- 2 Nights’ accommodation in Promenade Hotel 5* or similar
- Daily Breakfast
- Baku city tour on SIC basis
- Nohur Lake tour in Gabala
- Sheki Tour on Sic basis
- Shamakhi Tour on SIC basis
- Absheron tour on SIC tour
- Return airport transfers on SIC Basis
- Covid 19 Insurance
- PCR Test
- Heydar Aliyev Center Entrance tickets
- Shirvanshah Museum entrance tickets
- Sheki Khan Palace entrance tickets
- Fire temple and Fire Mountain tickets
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on twin/triple sharing basis
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on single sharing basis
|Cost per child with extra bed (6-11 years)
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sharing with the parents (0-6 years)
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Special Notes: The above itinerary is Tentative and subject to change and the Final Itinerary will be shared at the time of Handovers.
ARRIVAL AT BAKU AIRPORT, TRANSFER TO GABALA ON THE WAY SHAMAKHI
12:45-14:00 Lunch Time,
**Arrival to Heydar Aliyev International Airport;
**Transfer to Gabala
**Shamakhi tour on the way
**Free Lunch time on the way
**Standard Check in time 15:00 pm
**Leisure time at the hotel
30 *Diri Baba Mausoleum (Maraza Village)
The first stop of the Shamakhi tour is Sufi Dervish Mausoleum Diri Baba, located across from the old cemetery. For a long time, the local resident has kept the legend that their imperishable Saint Diri-Baba had been buried. However, many other legends and mystical details are connected with this landmark. Therefore, since the 17th century, it attracts pilgrims and simply curious visitors.
*Juma Mosque, Shamakhi
The oldest and largest mosque in Azerbaijan, Shamakhi Juma, according to the legend was built in the 8th century when Shamakhi was chosen as residence by an Arabian caliph. The initial Arabian inscription on the portal of the mosque said that the mosque had constructed in 744 AD. Therefore, Shamakhi Juma is considered one of the earliest mosques in the whole of Transcaucasia.
Sheki Tour –Gabala Nohur Lake tour
Breakfast at the hotel
09:00-10:00 check out from the hotel
Transfer to Sheki
13:00-14:00 Free time for Lunch in Sheki
Gabala Nohur Lake tour
Transfer to Baku
Check inn at Baku Hotel
Sheki Tour.Start of Sheki excursion - one of the ancient cities of Azerbaijan – Sheki. Reaching Sheki, we will start our journey. To burn some calories, enjoy the beauty of the city and learn about its history, you will take 1-hour walking tour around the city. Next, we will continue exploring the city and visit major points – Palace of Sheki Khans, Caravanserai and many more towers and fortresses and of course, sweet houses famous for their “halva”s. You will also have time for shopping, if necessary.
Nohur Lake -It is located in Qabala, another region of Azerbaijan that one passes when travelling to Sheki. Lake is not on the way but if you go a bit deeper towards the mountains this beautiful view opens in front of you.
Absheron and Gobustan tour
Breakfast at the hotel
09:00 PCR at the hotel
10:00 Start Absheron tour
13:00-14:00 Free time for Lunch
18:00-19:00 Free time for dinner
Back to the hotel
Absheron Tour will start with Ateshgah (Fire Worshippers Temple)
Based on Persian and Indian inscriptions, the temple was used as a Hindu and Zoroastrian place of worship. “Atash” is the Persian word for fire. The pentagonal complex, which has a courtyard surrounded by cells for monks and a tetra pillar-altar in the middle, was built during the 17th and 18th centuries. It was abandoned in the late 19th century, probably due to the dwindling of the Indian population in the area. The natural "eternal flame" went out in 1969, after nearly a century of exploitation of petroleum and gas in the area, but is now lit by gas piped from the nearby city
Trip to "Fire Mountain "-"Yanardag" -a mountain on Absheron peninsula , 25 km from north of Baku. Literally, word "Yanardag" means "Blazing mountain". Blazing bodies of flame dance on stones and floor. Yanar dag is a natural gas fire which blazes continuously on a hillside on the Absheron Peninsula on the Caspian Sea near Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, which itself is known as the "land of fire."
Spend your day discovering the ancient and historical mystery of Azerbaijan. Travel to see the ancient carvings, mud volcanoes and the other amazing things in The Gobustan National Park. Gobustan National Park is one of Azerbaijan’s most popular and ancient sights visiting by the thousands of tourists annually. You will learn about the history of petroglyphs found in this area and also get useful information to make your stay in Baku much more interesting and full of memorable activities. We promise you that you will be impressed from this tour.
*Tour starts with Qobustan which is best known for being the home to the famous rock petroglyphs and mud volcanoes.
The area has been settled since the 8th millennium BC. It is known for hosting thousands of rock engravings spread over 100 square km depicting hunting scenes, people, ships, constellations and animals. Its oldest petroglyphs date from the 12th century BC. In 2007, UNESCO included the 'Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape' in the World Heritage list.
Baku City Tour
Breakfast at the hotel
10:00 Check out from the hotel
Baku city tour
13:00-14 :00 Free time for Lunch
17:00 :19:00 Free time for Dinner or shopping
After Dinner or free time transfer Directly to the Airport
*Visit to Highland Park-Alley of Martyrs, The National Assembly- also transliterated as Milli Majlis, Flame towers-the tallest skyscraper in Baku.
Walking through Baku Boulevard which stretches along a south-facing bay on the Caspian Sea. It 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.
*Our tour program will continue with Old City or Inner City is the historical core of Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. The Old City is the most ancient part of Baku, which is surrounded by walls were well protected. In 2007, the Old City had a population of about 3000 people. In December 2000, the Old City
of Baku, including the Palace of the Shirvanshahs and Maiden Tower, became the first location in Azerbaijan to be classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO
Tour going with the visit to the charming example of modern architecture - The Heydar Aliyev Center - a 57,500 m2 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 after Heydar Aliyev, the first secretary of Soviet Azerbaijan from 1969 to 1982, and president of Azerbaijan Republic from October 1993 to October 2003.
*Rates are subject to availability. Above is just a quote, no booking made yet. Peak season surcharges may apply on some dates. The itinerary is subject to change/swap without any prior notice. There will not be any refund for any unutilised service or sightseeing. In case of unavailability in mentioned hotels, alternate accommodation will be arranged in a similar category hotel. Any meals and services, unless mentioned in the itinerary, are not included. You are fully responsible for verifying and obtaining the documents required for your trip and visa. Please Note: Standard check-in to the hotel is 1400/1500 hours and check-out is always 1100/1200 Hours. Early check-in and late check-out are subject to availability. All photos and videos shown are illustrative. Fix Departure date, no amendment and changes possible.
*Refunds will be based on how many days prior to your booked departure we receive your cancellation notice, with the charges increasing closer to your departure date. If the cancellation is received prior to 45 days or more of departure,10% of the holiday amount is non-refundable + Full cancellation for non-refundable tickets ; 44 - 31 days prior to departure, Non-refundable booking amount + 25% of the holiday cost will be deducted; if the holiday is cancelled 30 - 15 days prior to departure Non-refundable booking amount + 50% of the holiday cost will be deducted ; if the trip is cancelled 14 - 10 days prior to departure, Non-refundable booking amount + 75% of the holiday cost will be deducted; and if the trip is cancelled 10 days prior to departure, 100% of the total amount will be deducted. In case of non-refundable tickets, the entire amount of the ticket will be deducted.