10 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

10 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Fly to Baku Heydar Aliyev, Bus to Gabala
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Gabala
— 1 night
Drive
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Ganja
— 1 night
Drive
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Gusar
— 1 night
Drive
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Baku
— 5 nights
Fly

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Gabala

— 1 night

Enjoy the Rustic Resorts and Relax in Healing Spas

If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): find something for the whole family at Gabaland, ski along the peaceful trails at Tufandag Winter Summer Resort, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gabala City Mosque. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Yeddi Gozel Waterfall and then get curious at Gabala Archaeological Center.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Gabala trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Gabala is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Dubai in April: high temperatures in Gabala hover around 20°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ganja.

Things to do in Gabala

Parks · Theme Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors
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Ganja

— 1 night

A Young Spirit Located in an Ancient Land

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with Javad Khan Street and then explore the activities along Maralgol lake.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ganja vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from Gabala to Ganja takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Gusar.

Things to do in Ganja

Shopping · Fun & Games · Wildlife · Nature
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Gusar

— 1 night

The Gates with Tranquil Peaks and Thrilling Activities

Azerbaijan's "northern gates" promise breathtaking Caucasus Mountain scenery, home to some of the country’s highest peaks, a classy ski resort, traditional rustic villages, and tasty Lezgi cuisine.
On the 6th (Mon), head outdoors with Shahdag Mountain Resort, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tengya Alty Gorge, and then examine the collection at Guba Genocide Memorial Complex.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Gusar trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Ganja to Gusar in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. In April, daytime highs in Gusar are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Baku.

Things to do in Gusar

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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Baku

— 5 nights

The City of Eternal Flames, the City of Winds

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Gobustan State Reserve and Dreamland Golf Club. Kids will appreciate attractions like Baku Old City and Nizami Street/Torgovaya. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Heydar Aliyev Center, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the historical opulence of Palace of the Shirvanshahs, and delve into the distant past at Ateshgah Fire Temple.

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Drive from Gusar to Baku in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Baku are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Baku

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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.