12 days in North-western Route Itinerary

12 days in North-western Route Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan trip itinerary planner
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Fly
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Baku
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lahij
— 1 day
Drive
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Ismayilli
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sheki
— 3 nights
Drive
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Baku
— 4 nights
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Baku — 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. On your second day here, buy something for everyone on your list at Park Bulvar Baku, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Miniature Books, and then ponder the design of Philharmonic Park.

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Lahore, Pakistan to Baku is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Lahore to Baku. In June, Baku is a bit cooler than Lahore - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lahij.
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Lahij — 1 day

Lahij is a village and municipality on the southern slopes of Greater Caucasus within the Ismailli Rayon of Azerbaijan. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Basgal Village and then get to know the fascinating history of Lahij Central Street.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Lahij online day trip planner.

Getting from Baku to Lahij by car takes about 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Ismayilli.
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Ismayilli — 2 nights

Take a trip to Ismayilli to discover a region of rolling countryside producing some of Azerbaijan’s best honey, dairy produce, and wine.
On the 14th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Ivanovka Village and then do a tasting at Chabiant Winery. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Yeddi Gumbaz Mausoleum.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ismayilli day trip app.

Traveling by car from Lahij to Ismayilli takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Sheki.
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Sheki — 3 nights

Sheki is Azerbaijan’s true travel gem, a small city off the forested slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains rich in Silk Road history and renowned for its fascinating architecture, food, and friendly residents.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Ilisu Waterfall and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kish. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Museum of Folk and Applied Arts, don't miss a visit to Sheki Fortress, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sheki Khans' Palace.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sheki trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ismayilli to Sheki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. June in Sheki sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Baku.
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Baku — 4 nights

You'll discover tucked-away gems like Heydar Mosque and Baku Railway Station. See even more of Baku: tee off at Dreamland Golf Club, examine the collection at National Museum of Azerbaijan Literature, take in the exciting artwork at Ali Shamsi Studio, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Juma Mosque.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Baku holiday planning app.

Getting from Sheki to Baku by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a train. On the 22nd (Wed), you're off to home.
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