11 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

11 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan tour planner

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Fly to Baku Heydar Aliyev, Train to Ganja
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Ganja
— 4 nights
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Baku
— 6 nights
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Ganja

— 4 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ganja: Sheki (Sheki Fortress & Sheki Khans' Palace). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Goygol, identify plant and animal life at Maralgol lake, don't miss a visit to Nizami Ganjavi Mausoleum, and admire the landmark architecture of Bottle House.

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Ahmedabad, India to Ganja is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Azerbaijan Standard Time (AZT), which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. In January, Ganja is colder than Ahmedabad - with highs of 9°C and lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Baku.

Things to do in Ganja

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Baku

— 6 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.
Step out of Baku with an excursion to Gobustan State Reserve in Gobustan--about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Baku Old City, don't miss a visit to Yanardag, examine the collection at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, and take in the pleasant sights at Baku Boulevard.

Before you visit Baku, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Ganja to Baku in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Baku are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Shopping

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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.