15 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

15 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Baku
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sheki
— 5 nights
Drive
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Baku
— 5 nights
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Baku — 4 nights

A truly contemporary city criss-crossed by history, Baku offers everything from the modern elegance of the Flame Towers to the medieval UNESCO-listed Old City at its core.
You've now added Meyseri Wines to your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Heydar Mosque and Museum of Miniature Books. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Taza Pir Mosque and Archangel Michael Russian Church. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of History of Azerbaijan, don't miss a visit to International Mugham Centre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Martyrs' Mosque, and appreciate the history behind Jafar Jabbarli Statue.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Baku sightseeing planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Baku is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Abu Dhabi in August; daily highs in Baku reach 38°C and lows reach 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Sheki.
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Sheki — 5 nights

Sheki is Azerbaijan’s true travel gem, a small city off the forested slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains rich in Silk Road history and renowned for its fascinating architecture, food, and friendly residents.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Lahij Central Street, Nizami Ganjavi Mausoleum, Imamzadeh Mausoleum, and other attractions. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sheki Fortress and Museum of Folk and Applied Arts. Explore hidden gems such as Zagatala City Mosque and Winter Palace.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sheki journey planner.

Traveling by car from Baku to Sheki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 24°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Mon) before leaving for Baku.
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Baku — 5 nights

You've now added Meyseri Wines to your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Heydar Aliyev Center and Dreamland Golf Club. Head to Ganja Mall and Nizami Street/Torgovayafor plenty of shopping. See some other sides of Baku: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of History of Azerbaijan, appreciate the history behind Sculpture Girl on Bench, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Juma Mosque, and explore the striking landscape at Yanardag.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Baku day trip planning app.

Getting from Sheki to Baku by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a train. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Sat).
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Azerbaijan travel guide

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Land of Fire
A holiday in Azerbaijan allows intrepid travelers to discover a history-steeped country sitting at the crossroads of Southeastern Europe and Southwest Asia, an area once controlled by a succession of ancient empires. With its dual Eurasian character, Azerbaijan remains a highly intriguing destination, with tourism one of the top contributors to the country's booming economy. Many begin their tour of Azerbaijan in World Heritage-listed Baku, a cosmopolitan city boasting innovative architecture and a well-preserved historic core. A short drive out of this thriving capital, you can explore timeless villages surrounded by thick orchards and flanked by the majestic Caucasus Mountains.
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