13 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

13 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan trip planner

Make it your trip
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Gobustan
— 1 night
Drive
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Gabala
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ganja
— 4 nights
Fly
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Baku
— 5 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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Diri Baba Mausoleum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Mud Volcanoes and then learn more about the world around you at Gobustan State Reserve.

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Doha, Qatar to Gobustan is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Doha to Gobustan. While traveling from Doha, expect colder days and slightly colder nights in Gobustan, ranging from highs of 8°C to lows of 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to Gabala.

Things to do in Gobustan

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 29 — 30:

Gabala

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): find something for the whole family at Gabaland and then ski along the peaceful trails at Tufandag Winter Summer Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Tue): get curious at Gabala Archaeological Center and then do a tasting at Savalan ASPI Winery.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Gabala driving holiday site.

You can drive from Gobustan to Gabala in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Gobustan in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in Gabala, with lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ganja.

Things to do in Gabala

Theme Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 1:

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.
Ganja is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake Goygol, take in the spiritual surroundings of Imamzadeh Mausoleum, contemplate the waterfront views at Maralgol lake, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Khan's Garden.

For more things to do and tourist information, read our Ganja journey maker app.

Getting from Gabala to Ganja by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Baku.

Things to do in Ganja

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 1 — 5:

Baku

— 5 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 shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Baku Old City, stroll through Highland Park, examine the collection at Heydar Aliyev Center, and take in panoramic vistas at Flame Towers.

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

Traveling by flight from Ganja to Baku takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Baku

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 5 — 10:

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.