11 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

11 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan travel route planner

Make it your trip
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Gobustan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Baku
— 8 nights
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Gobustan

— 2 nights
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.
Gobustan is known for museums and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Gobustan State Reserve and don't miss a visit to Diri Baba Mausoleum.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Gobustan is an approximately 9-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Riyadh to Gobustan due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Riyadh, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Gobustan, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Baku.

Things to do in Gobustan

Historic Sites · Museums
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Baku

— 8 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.
Baku is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Heydar Aliyev Center, make a trip to Baku Boulevard, take in panoramic vistas at Flame Towers, and stroll the grounds of Alley of Martyrs.

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Drive from Gobustan to Baku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Baku can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Baku

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

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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.