14 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

14 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Baku
— 8 nights
2
Sheki
— 1 night
3
Gabala
— 2 nights
4
Gobustan
— 2 nights

8
nights
Baku

Baku
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 nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Baku Boulevard, explore the different monuments and memorials at Alley of Martyrs, see the interesting displays at Heydar Aliyev Center, and steep yourself in history at Baku Old City.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Baku online travel planner.

Madrid, Spain to Baku is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Madrid to Baku due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Madrid, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Baku, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sheki.

Things to do in Baku

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Baku Boulevard
Baku Boulevard
Baku Old City
Baku Old City
Heydar Aliyev Center
Heydar Aliyev Center

1
night
Sheki

Sheki ©
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 17th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Sheki Fortress, thentake an in-depth tour of Sheki Khans' Palace, thenadmire the striking features of Sheki Karvansaray, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kish.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sheki online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Baku to Sheki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Gabala.

Things to do in Sheki

Historic Sites Museums
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Sheki Khans' Palace ©
Sheki Khans' Palace
Church of Kish
Church of Kish
Sheki Fortress
Sheki Fortress

2
nights
Gabala

Gabala ©
If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
On the 18th (Sun), get your game on at Gabala Shooting Club, glide through natural beauty at Tufandag Winter Summer Resort, and then get in on the family fun at Gabaland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Yeddi Gozel Waterfall, thenlearn about winemaking at Savalan ASPI Winery, and then get engrossed in the history at Gabala Archaeological Center.

To see photos and tourist information, go to the Gabala trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Sheki to Gabala in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Gabala sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Gobustan.

Things to do in Gabala

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Tufandag Winter Summer Resort ©
Tufandag Winter Summer Resort
Gabaland ©
Gabaland
Gabala Shooting Club ©
Gabala Shooting Club

2
nights
Gobustan

Gobustan
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 20th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Mud Volcanoes and then see the interesting displays at Gobustan State Reserve.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Gobustan road trip planning tool.

Drive from Gabala to Gobustan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Gabala in October, Gobustan is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gobustan

Historic Sites Museums
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Diri Baba Mausoleum
Diri Baba Mausoleum
Gobustan State Reserve ©
Gobustan State Reserve
Mud Volcanoes
Mud Volcanoes

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