11 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

11 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Gobustan
— 1 night
Drive
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Baku
— 9 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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): make a trip to Mud Volcanoes and then get a new perspective on nature at Gobustan State Reserve.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Gobustan trip planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Gobustan is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Azerbaijan Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Jeddah in July, expect Gobustan to be slightly colder, temps between 36°C and 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Baku.
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Baku — 9 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: make a trip to Baku Old City, take in the dramatic natural features at Yanardag, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Azerbaijan Literature, and go for a walk through Baku Boulevard.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Baku day trip planning app.

You can drive from Gobustan to Baku in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In July in Baku, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · 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.
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