10 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

10 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Gobustan
— 1 day
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Ganja
— 3 nights
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Baku
— 6 nights
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Gobustan — 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): make a trip to Mud Volcanoes and then get a new perspective on nature at Gobustan State Reserve.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Gobustan trip itinerary website.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Gobustan is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Abu Dhabi in November; daily highs in Gobustan reach 15°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Ganja.
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Ganja — 3 nights

Famous as the birthplace of legendary poet Nizami, Ganja is a truly ancient city still bearing traces of the myriad kingdoms and empires that ruled over it in the past.
Spend the 6th (Sun) exploring at Lake Goygol. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Maralgol lake, make a trip to Nizami Ganjavi Mausoleum, walk around Khan's Garden, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Imamzadeh Mausoleum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ganja online trip builder.

Traveling by train from Gobustan to Ganja takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Gobustan in November, Ganja is little chillier at night with lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to fly to Baku.
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Baku — 6 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: go for a walk through Baku Boulevard, explore the ancient world of Ateshgah Fire Temple, don't miss a visit to Fountains Square, and explore the striking landscape at Yanardag.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Baku day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Ganja to Baku takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. November in Baku sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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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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