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 Ucar, Taxi to Gabala
— 3 nights
— 1 night
— 6 nights



— 3 nights

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Tufandag Winter Summer Resort and Yeddi Gozel Waterfall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gabala: Sheki Khans' Palace (in Sheki), Juma Mosque (in Shamakhi) and Laza Waterfalls (in Laza). There's much more to do: get your game on at Gabala Shooting Club, get in on the family fun at Gabaland, and get curious at Gabala Archaeological Center.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Gabala travel route builder.

New Delhi, India to Gabala is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight, train, and taxi. You can also fly. Traveling from New Delhi to Gabala, you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, Gabala is cooler than New Delhi - with highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Gusar.

Things to do in Gabala

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 15 — 18:


— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): stroll around Nariman Narimanov Park, head outdoors with Shahdag Mountain Resort, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tengya Alty Gorge.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gusar trip planner.

Drive from Gabala to Gusar in 5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Gusar can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Baku.

Things to do in Gusar

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 18 — 19:


— 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.
Kids will enjoy Baku Old City and Heydar Aliyev Center. Take a break from Baku with a short trip to Gobustan State Reserve in Gobustan, about 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, explore the historical opulence of Palace of the Shirvanshahs, see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, and don't miss a visit to Fountains Square.

To find out how to plan a trip to Baku, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Gusar to Baku takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Baku are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. You will leave for home on the 25th (Wed).

Things to do in Baku

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 19 — 25:

Azerbaijan travel guide

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.