10 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

10 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Gobustan
— 1 night
Drive
2
Baku
— 8 nights
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Gobustan — 1 night

Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape (UNESCO Heritage) covers three areas of a plateau of rocky boulders rising out of the semi-desert of central Azerbaijan, with an outstanding collection of more than 6,000 rock engravings bearing testimony to 40,000 years of rock art.
On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Mud Volcanoes and then examine the collection at Gobustan State Reserve.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Gobustan online route builder.

Muscat, Oman to Gobustan is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. In July, Gobustan is a bit cooler than Muscat - with highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Baku.
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Baku — 8 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.
Baku is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Baku Old City, make a trip to Flame Towers, see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, and delve into the distant past at Ateshgah Fire Temple.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Baku trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Gobustan to Baku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in Baku are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
Side Trip
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Azerbaijan travel guide

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Historic Sites · Specialty Museums · Observation Decks
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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