Nizami Street/Torgovaya, Baku

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Reportedly one of the world's most expensive streets, Nizami Street/Torgovaya runs for 3.5 km (2.2 mi) through the downtown area. The street features Baroque, Neoclassical, Neo-Gothic, and Neo-Renaissance houses, Stalinist-era buildings, and modern skyscrapers. Among prominent landmarks are the state opera and theater, the national library, and the state oil academy. To visit Nizami Street/Torgovaya on your trip to Baku, use our Baku sightseeing planner.
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  • For midnight strolls, the vibrant Nizami Street is the most happening district in town. With the Christmas Market, there was a lot going on even past midnight during my stay. This is where our day...  more »
  • I am a non-smoker and have been affected by the fact that EVERYONE seems to smoke EVERYWHERE, on the streets, restaurants, parks, boardwalks. There is no way to escape the toxic fumes. Is there.....  more »

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