Feel the Caucasian contrast

  • 2 Days 3 Nights
  • Meal
  • English
  • Hotel Pick up
  • Safety Measures

Baku is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Azerbaijan. It is a place unlike anywhere else on earth, offering a fascinating Soviet legacy. The old city of Baku is over a thousand years old and is a UNESCO-Listed Historic Center. The magnificent city lies on the Caspian Coast and just a stroll along its elegant seafront promenade is an experience in itself. Additionally, there are plenty of museums to explore and a variety of parks located in various parts of the city. Any Baku tour package that fits your schedule and budget will be worth every penny spent.

Quick facts about Baku

Located 92 feet below sea level, Baku is the lowest lying national capital in the world and is also the largest city below sea level. Baku is also the only metropolis in Azerbaijan.
Baku is counted among the top ten urban nightlife destinations in the world, making it perfect for back packers.
Baku is among the most important tourist destinations in the Caucasus, with many sizable world hotel chains having a strong presence in the metropolis.
Baku’s Nizami Street is one of the most expensive streets in the world.
Baku was designated an Islamic Culture Capital in 2009.
The music scene in Baku has a tradition of centuries and in 2012, Baku was chosen to host the Eurovision Song Contest.

Arrival & Return Location

Baku International Airport

Departure Time

3 Hours Before Flight Time

Price Includes

Accommodation at the hotel on BB basis
English speaking guide services during the specified excursions
Entrance fees – Cable Car in Tufandag Mountain Resort, Gabaland Adventure / Theme Park, Yanardag Burning Hill, Atashgah Fire Temple, Gala Museum Complex
Private transportation support as per the program by comfortable vehicle 
Bottled water per person per day
All taxes

Price Excludes

Visa (26 USD per person) | Early check-in | Late check-out | Lunch | Dinner
Air ticket | Personal expenses at the hotel
PCR test fee – 45 USD per


Rates are only applicable for above-mentioned services
Rates are net / non-commissionable
We are not holding any rooms at this stage
Standard check-in time – 14:00-15:00 | Standard check-out time – 12:00
Vehicle types:
1-2 pax – 3-seater standard sedan (Hyundai Sonata, Kia Optima, Toyota Corolla, Hyundai Accent, Kia Cerato etc)
3-6 pax – 7-seater minivan of Mercedes-Benz Vito
7-9 pax – 18-seater minibus of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
Early check-in and late check-out is granted with an extra charge and upon availability
All above provided rates are NOT effective during Formula 1 Grand Prix 2022, so period between 08.06.22-13.06.22 dates should be considered as blackout.

Payment conditions & Cancellation policy

Tour package charges are paid by the company via bank transfer, cash or credit card
Payment for all confirmed applications must be made at least 11 days before the planned date of check-in
The company guarantees the payment of all no-show charges
All non-credit card guaranteed bookings will be considered as company guaranteed and company will be fully charged for no-show or late cancellation
If the company cancels the reservation, or any part thereof, then the company shall promptly pay the following cancellation fees:
Cancellation of the confirmed application more than 7 days prior to arrival – not the subject to penalties
Cancellation of the confirmed application in less than 7 days prior to arrival – 100% cancellation fee of the total amount

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«Feel the Caucasian contrast…» | 05 days & 04 nights

Spring- Summer 2022 | 01 March -31 December 2022

Arrival | Baku city tour | Shamakhi – Gabala tour | Absheron Peninsula tour| Departure



  • Arrival in Baku

    Landing at the Baku International Airport
    Clearing immigration and customs, collecting the baggage
    Meeting with the company representative at the arrivals hall
    Transfer to the hotel (duration: 30-35 minutes)
    Arrival at the hotel, assistance with check-in process (registration time: 14:00-15:00)
    Spare time to freshen up
    Overnight in Baku

  • Excursion through Baku and Old Town (UNESCO’s World Heritage)

    09:00-10:00 Breakfast at the hotel
    10:00 Today’s excursion starts at the upland park – the spectacular place where you can enjoy an unsurpassed view of the city.
    Our next stop is Old Town. Here, on the hill and in front of Caspian Sea, the ancient city was born. Several dozens of historically architectural monuments are located in the territory of Old Town (UNESCO’s World Heritage): Palace of Shirvanshahs, Maiden Tower, Museum of Miniature Books, caravansaries, mosques, baths, etc.
    Road delivers us to the Baku Seaside Boulevard through Building of Baku City Executive Power, Governor’s Garden, Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall designed according to the drawings of the Monte Carlo casino (Beaux-Arts, Napoleon III), Building of Heydar Aliyev Foundation.
    Stroll along the promenade that celebrates its 110th anniversary this year – Little Venice, International Mugam Center, Carpet Museum in the form of folded carpet, Baku Eye – Ferris Wheel, Crystal Hall (in which was held “Eurovision” song contest), Government House.
    Cultural Center named after Haydar Aliyev – one more epic showplace, modern complex construction. The center project and design belongs to the famous architect Zaha Hadid. The construction of the building was covered on the channels of Discovery and Science Channel, dedicated to the most courageous engineering projects of modernity and architectural masterpieces of the world.
    Photoshooting on the background of Cultural Center and in the field of “I love Baku” sign.
    The excursion involves also the symbols of modern Baku – truly iconic Flame Towers with interactive panels, Congress Hall, Socar Tower, Azersu Building in the form of water droplet, Olympic Gymnastics Arena, Olympic Stadium.
    16:00 Road back to the hotel or drop in the city center

  • One-day trip to Gabala and Shamakhi

    08:00-09:00 Breakfast at the hotel
    09:00 Today we leave for the mountain regions of Azerbaijan where you can witness the most picturesque and spectacular corners of Azerbaijan.
    Arrival in a rich heritage town of Shamakhi. It provided the backdrop to major political events throughout much of its two millennia of existence. Being a capital of the Shirvanshahs state from the 9th century, it was one of the main towns along “The Great Silk Way”.
    During the excursion you visit architectural monuments such as Juma Mosque, Diri-Baba Mausoleum.
    Shamakhi delivers us to the greater Caucasus marvel Gabala through Ismayilli.
    If you would like to witness one of the most picturesque and spectacular corner of Azerbaijan, you certainly have to visit Gabala. Soul-stirring mountains, mist-shrouded forests, chestnut and walnut groves, rugged mountain rivers, tooth-and-claw wildlife – this is Gabala’s grand outdoor wonderland.
    Our first stop is Nokhur lake – popular recreation spot that is surrounded by mountains and thickets of reeds. Quite nature, clean water surface, incredible scenery – all this brings a sense of tranquility.
    The road leads to Gabaland Adventure / Theme Park with different attractions (karting, sky dive, horse & pony riding, climbing wall, boats etc).
    Next point of visit is Gabala Shooting Club – a favorite place for active leisure fans. Here you can train your shooting skills.
    New Mosque in the city center – one more sight of Gabala. The walls and pillars of the mosque are painted with suras from the Holy Koran and decorated with religious symbols using unique samples of the Azerbaijani calligraphic school and oriental ornaments.
    The final destination of our today’s excursion is Tufandag Mountain Resort – unsurpassed tourism recreation centre where you can enjoy breathing the fresh air and wondering at the dazzling views of the mountains. Tufandag offers cable car (teleferique) rides at any time of the year, cafe and restaurants, entertainment centers for kids and other services.
    18:00-22:00 Return to Baku
    Overnight in Baku

  • Excursion through Absheron Peninsula

    09:00-10:00 Breakfast at the hotel
    10:00 Today we explore all the outskirts and sights of Absheron peninsula. Transfer to the temple of fire worshipers – Atashgah (30 km far from Baku).
    Azerbaijan is one of the few places on the earth where even today one can observe elements of preserved fire cult and the ancient Zoroastrianism religion. For example, Atashgah that is known for such unique phenomenon as burning natural gas outlets (underground gas, coming onto surface, contacts oxygen and lights up). The temple in its present state was constructed
    in the 17th-18th centuries by the Baku-based Hindu community related to Sikhs.
    Our next point is Gala Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum Complex. This open-air museum was created on the site of archaeological excavations where there are still survived ruins of five thousand years old history. During the excursions you will be acquainted with ancient dwellings, burial mounds, tombs, water storages, the ruins of an ancient castle etc.
    The final destination of today’s excursion is Azerbaijani exotic Yanardag (“burning hill”). And this is real a burning hill – not metaphorically, but literally. Meter-long tongues of fire cover the stratified earth approximately for 10 metres in width.
    15:00 Drive to the hotel or drop in the city center
    Overnight in Baku

  • Departure

    Breakfast at the hotel
    Time to enjoy the hotel facilities
    Check-out formalities (standard time: 12:00)
    Transfer to Baku International Airport (in case of late departure, suitcases can be left in the hotel). Departure

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