Lahij - Gabala - Sheki Tour

 

      For those who are fans to plunge into the world of the Middle Ages, Lahij should be first on the list of places where you need to go. Located in the Ismayilli region of Azerbaijan, in the intermountain basin of the southern slope of the Greater Caucasus, Lahij village attracts with its preserved historical appearance. There “another world” will open for you, so different from the usual modern cities. It seems as if you make a leap in time five centuries ago. Walking through the old narrow streets, you will plunge into the real world of the Middle Ages with mosques, baths, and paved with river stone-houses in which people live today. Since ancient times Lahij is famous for handicrafts and carpets. On your way, you will encounter a variety of workshops, where the craftsmen will show you a warm welcome.

The first day

Tour starts at 08:00

Tour throughout Shamakhi:

Visit the “Diri Baba” (holy place)

Juma Mosque

Tour in the village Lahij:

Ancient mosques

Blacksmiths workshops

Medieval baths and other historical places

Drainage system (Early middle age)

Tour in Gabala:

Seven Beauties (Waterfall)

Stop at the Nohurgol Lake

Rope line to Tufandag

Shooting center

The second day

Tour starts at 08:00

Tour in Sheki:

The Palace of Sheki Khans

Shebeke master's house

Caravanserai

Albanian church in the village of Kish

 

Tour includes:

Free entrance to museums in Sheki

Ticket for the cable car

Guide service

Pick up/Drop off

Transfer

Exclusions:

Travel insurance 

Additional food and drinks

Personal expenses

Breakfast and dinner

Total price can change due to a number of guests.

Number of days: 2
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: Travel insurance, additional food and drinks, Personal expenses
What to bring: Jacket
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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