4 days in Baku & Sheki Itinerary

4 days in Baku & Sheki Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Baku
1
Baku
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Sheki
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
End: Baku

2
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Baku: Gobustan (Gobustan State Reserve & Mud Volcanoes). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Baku Old City, explore the different monuments and memorials at Alley of Martyrs, see the interesting displays at Heydar Aliyev Center, and make a trip to Fountain Square.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Baku trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Baku. March in Baku sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Sheki.

Things to do in Baku

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gobustan
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Baku Old City
Baku Old City
Heydar Aliyev Center
Heydar Aliyev Center
Gobustan State Reserve ©
Gobustan State Reserve

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 28th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Museum of Folk and Applied Arts, then don't miss a visit to Sheki Fortress, then take an in-depth tour of Sheki Khans' Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kish.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Sheki itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Baku to Sheki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Sheki are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sheki

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 27 — 28:
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Sheki Khans' Palace ©
Sheki Khans' Palace
Church of Kish
Church of Kish
Sheki Fortress
Sheki Fortress

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