"Pearls of Azerbaijan"
4 days/ 3 night
Arrive in Baku
Transfer to hotel
Breakfast at hotel
11: 00-16: 00 Sightseeing tour in Baku with a visit and tour of the monumental, historical and architectural monuments of the city: you will see a panorama of the city and the Baku Bay from the Upland Park, inspect the medieval part of the city "Icheri Sheher" "Inner City" walls, the main gate of the city, "Gosh gala gapi" Palace of the Shirvan Shahs, temple towers "Maiden Tower" "Maiden Tower", medieval baths, caravanserais, craftsmen's workshops, carpet and antique shops, and others. objects. Then visit the Heydar Aliyev Center
19: 00-21: 00 Welcome Dinner at the restaurant "Karvan Saray" with show program
(Mugham trio, fakir, oriental dance with a glass of wine per person. (Additional charge 4705 rub.) Return to the hotel
08:00 Breakfast at the hotel, the release numbers
09: 00-15: 00 Transfer from Baku - Shamakhi-Ismayilli -Muganlinsky pass-Gabala-Sheki (about 305km).
On the way stop in the village Maraza to look at the mausoleum of Diri Baba XIV century. Next stop in Chamakh (120 km from Baku) - an ancient city on the Silk Road. In IX-XVI centuries. was the capital of Shirvan Khanate and the residence of the Shirvan Shahs. From the middle of the XVIII century - the center of Shemakha Khanate, whence comes all the famous Queen of Shemakha. The main attraction of the city - the fortress of Gulistan (XI-XII centuries) - the last refuge of the Shirvan Shahs, their tomb - the mausoleum of Eddie Gumbez and Juma Mosque.
On the way lunch at a local restaurant. in Ismailov (Additional charge 2647 rubles).
15:00 Arrival in Sheki, hotel accommodation
15: 00-16: 00 Sightseeing in Sheki: visit historical and architectural complex "Yukhary Caravanserai" (XVIII-XIX centuries.), Familiarity with the work of local artisans and craftsmen, view of the city from the mountainous part, visit the mosque "Omyar Efendi" (XIX c.), the ramparts and towers of the medieval town (XVIII-XIX centuries.) Palace of Sheki Khans (XVIII century.), the round of the Albanian Christian church / museum of folk art (IX-XVI centuries.), familiarization with the exposition of the local history museum
20: 00-22: 00 Dinner at the restaurant «Calabi Han" in Sheki (Additional charge 2647 rubles).
Return to the hotel
07.30-08.30 Breakfast at the hotel, the release numbers.
08.30-09.15 Visit to the local market on foot.
09.15-11.15 Transfer from Sheki-Gabala-Ismayilli-Lagich (panorama of the Greater Caucasus Mountains) - River Canyon Girdimanchay
On the way excursion to the village of Kish, a visit to the Albanian church (IV-VIvv.) And radial departure to the mountain village craftsmen Lagich.
11.15-14.15 Introduction to the architectural monuments of historical and ethnographic reserve "Lagich" /IV-XIXvv./: shop for production of handmade carpets, workshops and artisan shops "tinkers" blacksmiths "," chasers "," Engravers Metal ", ancient mosques, baths, as well as the unique architecture of streets and houses of the old mountain village.
14.30-16.00 Lunch in a local cafe "Ag Gaia" (for the add. Cost 2353 rubles).
16.00-19: 00 Return to Baku.
A visit to a supermarket (for those interested).
Baku - Absheron
08.00-09.00 Breakfast at the hotel, the release numbers
09: 00-10:00 Visit to the bazaar to purchase sweets, spices, etc.
10: 00-11:00 in the rooms.
Next 11.00-14.00 Excursion to the natural, historical and architectural objects on the Apsheron Peninsula (near Baku within a radius of 30 km.), During which you will see the point where the natural combustible gases on Mount Yanardag old oil fields and their ecological condition, and is known world temple of fire-worshipers "Ateshgah" in Surakhani settlement.
14: 00-14: 30 Transfer to the airport
Cost of the tour for one person 5 days - 1690$
The price includes:
Transport services on all days on the program,
Guide service program,
Entrance fees to historical sites,
Accommodation in Baku and Sheki
Drinking water is 0.5 liters
For an additional fee:
Lunches and dinners
Alcoholic and soft drinks,
Fees for photo - and video in museums,
Personal expenses and other services not mentioned above