Take an exciting 5-night 6-day tour to discover the wonders of the capital city, Baku and the ancient city of Gabala aka Qabala. The highlights of the tour include the famous Flame Towers, Highland Park, Old City, Maiden Tower, Nizami Street and more. You also get to enjoy a lot of other activities. Take a cable car ride in Gabala (cost of the ticket not included), witness the scenic Nohur Lake and visit the Gabala Shooting Club. The package also includes return airfare, free breakfast, airport & intercity transfer, PCR test and travel insurance. Donât wait! Book today!
Welcome to Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. Upon arrival at the Baku International Airport, our guide will meet and assist you. Transfer in comfort to the plush hotel as per the itinerary in Baku. Look forward to a wonderful tour as you mingle in the delight of the historical destinations on the tour. Overnight stay at Baku.
Relish a tasty breakfast and go on the exciting Baku city tour. Visit Highland Park, a landmark attraction that is also known as the ‘Viewing Square’. It is the highest point in Baku from where you can get panoramic views of Baku Bay. Admire the charm and beauty that the city offers.
Proceed onwards to the iconic ‘Flame Towers’, a spectacular trio of skyscrapers. The Baku Flame Towers have added to the wonders of the capital's skylines. The tallest tower is at the height of 182m which makes for an incredible sight. The flame-shaped towers symbolize the sanctity and purity of Ahura Mazda. He is also the ‘Wise Lord’ and is worshipped by Azerbaijanis. Zoroastrianism believes that Azerbaijan was the birthplace of the prophet Zoroaster.
The tour proceeds onwards to Baku Boulevard or Seaside Park. Enjoy the mesmerising beauty of the promenade that runs parallel to the Baku seafront.
Go on to visit the Old City to imbibe the historic vibes on the tour. You get to admire mosques, caravansaries, old trading squares and bathhouses. The tour proceeds to the mysterious monument, Maiden Tower. This remarkable attraction is also called Giz Galasi and is a 12th-century monument. Proceed on to the majestic Palace of the Shirvanshahs which is also known by UNESCO as “one of the pearls of Azerbaijan`s architecture”. Admire the legendary architectural style and hear about the stories of the 15th-century palace.
Later on, visit the Nizami Street, a unique pedestrian and shopping street in downtown Baku. The street is a buzzing avenue filled with cafes, shops, restaurants and more. The large shopping street got its name from the classical Persian poet Nizami Ganjavi.
The tour takes you onwards to a great place to feel the pulse of the city, Fountains Square. The attraction is also commonly called Parapet which is filled with numerous fountains throughout the public square. Continue to the Heydar Aliyev Center, beautifully designed by the architect Zaha Hadid. The majestic square is a 619,000 square foot building complex that provides a fabulous outdoor photoshoot opportunity. Capture for eternity on your camera lens the marvellous futuristic architecture and flowing design of the complex.
Overnight stay in Baku.
Savour a tasty breakfast and check out of the hotel in Baku. The tour proceeds to Gabala, a two-thousand-year-old ancient city. Enjoy en route the spectacular Nohur Lake surrounded by natural beauty. Wander the natural wonder of Azerbaijan as you walk around the scenic lake. Unwind and take in the beauty of the forests and high mountains around the lake. You could also take a sailboat experience and enjoy the views.
Upon reaching Gabala, check-in to the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight stay in Gabala.
Enjoy a tasty breakfast and proceed to the tour of Tufandag which offers the longest teleferic worldwide. Get on board the Tufandag network of four cable cars and absorb the scenic summer views of the Alpine scenery (cost of the tickets not included). The beauty of the mountainous backdrops that Qabala offers is a lifetime moment. Tufandag is a great place to catch up on a skiing adventure too. Try your hands at a shooting experience at the Qabala Shooting Club (cost of the tickets not included). Stare at the wonders of the Qabala Forest that envelops the surroundings.
Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight stay in Gabala.
Refresh with a buffet breakfast at the hotel and proceed on the tour to Baku. The tour gives you moments of shopping experiences at the Ganjlik Mall in Baku. Pick up souvenirs as you wander the numerous retail shops in the modern venue.
Transfer to the hotel in Baku to check in. Overnight stay in Baku.
Enjoy a delicious breakfast and check out of the hotel. Transfer to the airport for a flight back home. Say adieu to the magic of Azerbaijan as you fly back home.