Naftalan’s attractions

Naftalan is a small town of Azerbaijan, in the territory of which there function plenty of sanatoria, recreation centres offering a wide range of medical and cosmetic services. But the resort also has some attractions – must-visit places if you want to get better acquainted with Azerbaijan.

  • Naftalan is a town with a rich history. You can get acquainted with this history during your visit to the museum of area studies. Here you can see not just a rich collection of national Azerbaijanian costumes, domestic utensils, but also an exposition dedicated to recovery, refining of commercial naphthalan oil – the main symbol of that balneological resort.

  • The museum of crutches. The only museum in the world with such majoring, with its unique history. Crutches left by tourists who came to Naftalan for treatment serve as exposition items here: after successful treatment crutches are no longer necessary, and they stay at the museum display windows, not just to make people enjoy the variety of their structures and sizes, but to instill hope in those coming to the resort to undergo treatment.

  • The Azerbaijanian city of Ganja is located at the distance of 48 km from Naftalan. If you have enough time, be sure to visit it – here you will fully feel the atmosphere of the Caucasus with its unique history and traditions. As far as architectural, historical monuments in Ganja are concerned, of special interest here is the ensemble of Sheik Bakhauddinay, the construction of which was completed in the XVIIth century.

Treatment is not the reason to refuse from comfortable, exciting, perse leisure time. Modern sanatoria and recreational centres of Naftalan constitute a bright confirmation of this. If you want to improve your health and have a perfect rest, book airline tickets to Azerbaijan, rooms in Naftalan’s sanatoria via our site.