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Baku Old & Modern City Tour

The Baku, capital of Azerbaijan Republic with ancient history, natural and geographical conditions, abundant surface and underground resources, favorable climate, international transportation centers, modern and strong infrastructure and developed economy becomes one of the most beautiful capital cities of the region with its considerable strategic importance, as well as urban culture, modernity and beauty. 

Baku, the capital of the Republic of Azerbaijan is the largest commercial, cultural and scientific center in the Caucasus region, and the largest port on the Caspian Sea.

The capital city Baku is famous for its Boulevard, Fountain Square, the State Flag Square, the newly constructed "Flame Towers", "Crystal Hall" where the "Eurovision" song contest was held, modern cultural center - "Heydar " which is one of the world's 5 best architectures, architectural buildings as mosques, sandy shores and beaches.

There are a lot of historical and architectural monuments in Baku that belong to different periods. “Ateshgah” fire temple that existed before Islam, is located in 30 km in the south-eastern part of Surakhani settlement of the Absheron peninsula.

The ancient architectural monuments of Baku - the Palace of the Shirvanshahs, Old City Historical-Architectural Reserve and the Maiden's Tower in 2000 and Gobustan National Park which is famous for the ancient rock drawings in 2007 was included to the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.

Monuments of all periods from Mesolithic till the Middle Ages can be found at Gobustan which is one of the most ancient and rich historical monuments.

The Maiden Tower which is one of the symbols of Baku was described on the currency banknotes of Azerbaijan. The tradition goes on holding the ancient national holiday of Novruz in the Maiden Tower and its surrounding area was included by UNESCO in 2009 in the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

The average annual temperature in Baku is similar to the temperature of the earth. The city is located 28 meters below sea level.

 

Baku City Tour covers:

  • Inner City
  • Maiden Tower
  • Shirvanshahs' Palace
  • Juma mosque
  • Fountains' square
  • Nizami street
  • Carpet Museum
  • History Museum
  • Boulevard side walking
  • Baku funicular (upon client's request)
  • Highland Park
  • Flame Towers side
  • Heydar Center
  • "I Love Baku" sign
  • Shopping center

 

Price:

1 person - $90

2 person - $50

3 person - $40

4 person - $35

5 person - $30

P.S. For groups, we will offer more affordable prices for you.

Number of days: 1
Covered regions:
Absheron-Baku
Ganja-Qazakh
Shaki-Zaqatala
Lankaran
Quba-Khachmaz
Arana
Yukhari-Karabakh
Kalbajar-Lachin
Daglig-Shirvan
Nakhchivan
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Not included: Entry fees and meals
What to bring: Depends on weather
Transport: No transportation
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