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Exploring the Caucasus

Stay plan 5 nights Qabala Shaki Oguz Baku

PRICES STARTING 710 $ 755 $

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The five-day tour from AzerbaijanTrips is aimed at acquainting you with the sights of some of the best resorts of Azerbaijan - the cities of Gabala, Sheki, and Baku. Take an exciting excursion to the picturesque corners of the Gabala district where city monuments of architecture, ancient temples, and medieval fortresses await you. You will spend an unforgettable time in the entertainment complex Gabaland.

On the way to the city of Sheki, you will be impressed by a mountain landscape with numerous canyons, rivers, waterfalls, delightful valleys, alpine meadows, and thick forests. Also you will visit historical places, such as the Winter and Summer residence of the Shaikin khans, built without a single nail and considered one of the most valuable monuments of the XVIII century.

We will pay special attention to the city of Baku. It is the largest cultural and industrial area of Azerbaijan. One of the most visited cities, striking with the beauty, charm and grace of a first-class resort. You will get acquainted with its rich history and see the most impressive ares of cultural heritage and modernity.

The excursion program is filled with interesting facts and sights. Our specialist guide with great knowledge of history, geography, art, culture and rich work experience will tell you a lot of interesting things.

 

Spend your vacation with AzerbaijanTrips. We will be glad to deliver you the most vivid and positive experiences!

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  • Guide
  • Breakfast
  • Support 24/7
  • Accommodation
  • Transfer
  • Sightseeing
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  • Flight
  • Meal
    Payment policy
  • Cash Payment upon arrival
    Cancellation policy
  • Cancelable up to three days before arriving
    Terms & Conditions
  • - The rooms and rates are subject to availability at the time of booking / confirmation.
    - Hotel, sightseeing, meals and transfer rate might change with prior email notification.
    - Date changes after the reservation might affect the final price.
    - Hotel check-in time is from 14:00 onwards and check-out time is at 12:00.
    - In case you choose cash payment method upon arrival please confirm your trip dates by sending us the confirmation to info@azerbaijantrips.com.
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Cristine (11.10.2016)

Excursions were simply perfect, great places, lots of impression, really enjoyed every day of stay, many new things that I have never experinced before, food is just really delicious. Hotel was new and had all we need, spa, swimming pool, clean and with forest view. Few days weather was cold but otherwise great memory from Caucasian mountins.

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Qabala, Shaki, Oguz, Baku, Azerbaijan
Day 1
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Transfer

  • - Transfer to the hotel
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Hotel

Qafqaz Resort Hotel 5*

Qafqaz Resort Hotel 5* Qabala, Azerbaijan 5 5

  • - Hotel accommodation.
    - Free time.
    - Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2
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Hotel

Qafqaz Resort Hotel 5*

Qafqaz Resort Hotel 5* Qabala, Azerbaijan 5 5

  • 8:00-10:00 Breakfast in the hotel restaurant.
    - Excursion to the main sights of the city and historical monuments of architecture.
    - Return to the hotel.
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Sightseeing

  • During the guided tour route you will visit and see:
  • - Departure on the excursion route.
  • - Survey of picturesque surroundings and natural heritage of the Gabala region.
  • - The restored Christian Udi Church "Chotaari" and the old church "Bulon" in the village of Nij, in the place of compact settlement of the ancient Caucasian nation "Udin".
  • - The place of archaeological excavations on the medieval "hillfort" of "Kabalak", "Kwe-Bele", "Gabala" near the village of Chukhur-Gabala.
  • - Nourgyshlag reservoir in the foothill basin between the mountain ranges of Goydag and Goyburundag, near the village. Nourgyshlag.
  • - A small cascading waterfall "Eddi Gyozal" near the village of Ruskyan, the lake "Nokhur".
  • - A complex of medieval "tent" mausoleums near the settlements of Khazrya and Bunud.
  • - Attractive Panorama of the intermountain Haftaran valley from the roadside restaurant "Girvia".
  • - Lunch time in one of the city restaurants with local cuisine. Our guide will recommend restaurants where they prepare deliciously and not expensive.
  • - The city of Gabala. Excursion walk and familiarity with historical and cultural monuments.
  • - Heydar Aliyev Congress Center in the upper part of the city
  • - Complex of Summer-Winter Recreation Zone "Tfandag", including Tourist Complex "Tfandag".
  • - Entertainment Park "Gabala Lund".
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Guide

Russian
English
Arabic
Farsi
Day 3
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Hotel

Qafqaz Resort Hotel 5*

Qafqaz Resort Hotel 5* Qabala, Azerbaijan 5 5

  • - Breakfast in the hotel restaurant.
    - Check-out from the hotel.
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Transfer

  • - Transfer to the hotel in Sheki
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Hotel

Sheki Palace Hotel 5*

Sheki Palace Hotel 5* Shaki, Azerbaijan 5 5

  • - Hotel accommodation.
    - Excursion to the main sights of the city and historical monuments of architecture.
    - Return to the hotel.
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Sightseeing

  • During the guided tour route you will visit and see:
  • - Departure on the excursion route, historical car tour on the way to the city of Sheki.
  • - Historical and architectural sights of the ancient city of Sheki.
  • - The peculiar architecture of ancient houses and streets in the medieval part of the city, the districts of Gilehli, Yuhary Bash, Ganjali, Duluscu, Aghvanlar, Kögnja Bazar, Sharbabchi, Bagbanar, Dodu and others.
  • - Museums in the protected and fortified part of the town of Sheki - "Sheki Galasy":
  • The palace of the Shaikin Khans ("Khan Sarayy", the house "Mushtaga", the summer residence of Hussein Khan "Mushtaga", the literary pseudonym of Hussein Khan Shyakinsky);
  • Museum of Folk and Applied Art in the Albanian Temple
  • Historical and Historical Museum named after RM Efendiyev in the former residence of the tsar's governor of the city;
  • - House-Museum of the Shyakihanovs - Winter residence of the Syakinsk khans of the 18th century.
  • - Medieval inns-hotels "Ashagy Karavansaray" and "Yuhary Karavansaray", restored under the acting eponymous hotel of the XVIII-XIX century.
  • - Lunch time (not included in the price). Our guide will recommend restaurants where they prepare deliciously and not expensive.
  • - Fortress Gemsen-Geresen VIII-IX century.
  • - Mosques and minarets of the city of Sheki:
  • The cathedral "Djumia" mosque of the 19th century. And maedrés in the center of the city;
  • Ancient Khan mosque, "Khan Metschidi" of the XVIII century;
  • Shiite mosque "Gul Gary", near the hotel "Yuhary Karavansaray";
  • Mosque "Omar Effendi" of the 19th century;
  • Minaret "Godyak", in the quarter "Agvanar";
  • Minaret of the eighth, "Sykkiz gyushali minarets";
  • Minaret of the mosque "Gilekhli", "Gyulekhli", "Gileil", XIII century;
  • - "House of Handicrafts" and a workshop for the production of national stained-glass windows "Shebeka", in the protected and fortified part of the city "Sheki Galasy" (in the quarter "Yukhary Bash").
  • - Craft workshops and benches on the first floor of the hotel "Yuhari Karavansaray" and on the site of the Old Bazaar "Kögnä Bazar".
  • - Specialized store of silk products of the local silk combine "Sheki-Ipyak".
  • - Tasting Sheki sweets.
  • - Modern Tourist Complex, Natural sightseeing objects: artificial ponds, springs, wooded mountain slopes and a panorama of the gorge of the Kishchay River in the "Markhal" tract near the northern outskirts of Sheki
  • - Excursion in the village of Kish. Albanian Christian temple "Mother of Eastern Churches" in the village of Kish near the northern outskirts of the town of Sheki.
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Guide

Russian
English
Arabic
Farsi
Day 4
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Hotel

Sheki Palace Hotel 5*

Sheki Palace Hotel 5* Shaki, Azerbaijan 5 5

  • - Breakfast in the hotel restaurant.
    - Check-out from the hotel.
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Transfer

  • - Transfer to the hotel in Baku
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Hotel

Shah Palace Hotel 4*

Shah Palace Hotel 4* Baku, Azerbaijan 4 5

  • - Hotel accommodation.
    - Historical tour of the medieval part of the city "Ichari Shyhar" ("Inner City") and the site of archaeological
    - Overnight at the hotel.
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Sightseeing

  • During the guided tour route you will visit and see:
  • - Medieval part of the city "Ichari Shyhar" and the archaeological site "Archeopark".
  • - The main fortress Gates of the medieval city "Gosha Gala Gapy", fortress walls and the Tower of "Jabby Khan", a former medieval arsenal.
  • - Complex of the Palace of Shirvanshah XV-XVI centuries.
  • - Cathedral "Djumia" mosque of the XIX century. And an ancient minaret.
  • - Mosque "Makhyammyad Abu-Byakr" with the minaret of "Sons of Gala" XI century.
  • - Remains of the small caravansary "Khan karvansara", now - the restaurant "Art Garden" with a small Picture Gallery.
  • - Tower temple "Gyz Galasy" VII BC. - XII centuries. ("Hunzar Gala", "Maiden Tower") with an exposition of the local historical Museum.
  • - Medieval Baths and the "market area" of the XV - XVI centuries.
  • - Bath "Gasym bai hamamy" ("Shirin su hamam"), now the "Green" Pharmacy in the area of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland.
  • - Complex of medieval Karavansarai: "Moltani" and "Bukhara" currently have a restaurant "Karavansaray", as well as a 2-storey caravansary "Gasym bey", now the restaurant "Mugam Club" and antique shops.
  • - Medieval memorial and cult square "Fistiyya", according to another version of "Syratagly".
  • - Square with the monument of the poet Ali-Aga Vahid at the fortress gate "Tak Gala Gapy".
  • - The arcade "Syarataglu" - "Fistiyya" II-XVIII centuries.,
  • - Carpet, souvenir, antique shops, handicraft workshops, art galleries, including "Nur" and "Ali Shamsi"
  • - The locations of the filming of popular movie films "Amphibian Man" and "Diamond Arm".
  • - Complex of the Shirvanshahs Palace.
  • "Upper" courtyard, "Divanhanya", mausoleum of Shirvanshah Halilullah, the main and residential building of the Palace;
  • The "middle" courtyard, the mausoleum of the scientist-sufi of the Order "Khyalyatiyya", "Seyyid Yahya Bakuvi";
  • Stone tiles with inscriptions and images of the fortress ruins "Syabayil";
  • Architecturally designed palace entrance-portal "Sultan Murad Gapisy";
  • "Lower" courtyard, the palace Mosque, the palace Shrine "Bikya-Hanuman", the honorable burial of the mother of shirvanshah Halilullah, the remains of the ruins of the palace Bath;
  • - Narrow streets of the medieval city and many small quarter and local mosques.
  • - The locations of various episodes from well-known Soviet movies "Secrets of the Baku Fortress", "Doctor Aybolit", "Teheran-43", "Amphibian Man", "Diamond Arm" and others.
  • - The main gate of the Fortress on the square "Ganjlar Mejdany", which are the exit from the Medieval part of the city "Ichari Shyhar" and other sightseeing objects.
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Guide

Russian
English
Arabic
Farsi
Day 5
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Hotel

Shah Palace Hotel 4*

Shah Palace Hotel 4* Baku, Azerbaijan 4 5

  • 8:00 - 10:00 Breakfast in the hotel restaurant.
    - Free time.
    - Shopping in Baku.
Day 6
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Hotel

Shah Palace Hotel 4*

Shah Palace Hotel 4* Baku, Azerbaijan 4 5

  • - Breakfast in the hotel restaurant.
    - Check-out from the hotel.
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Transfer

  • - Transfer to the airport.
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