4 days in Baku, Gabala & Sheki Itinerary

4 days in Baku, Gabala & Sheki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan route planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Baku
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Gabala
Drive
3
Sheki
— 1 night
Bus to Baku Bus Terminal, Fly to Abu Dhabi

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Baku

— 2 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.
On the 21st (Wed), make a trip to Fountains Square and then steep yourself in history at Baku Old City. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Flame Towers, then go for a walk through Baku Boulevard, and then examine the collection at Heydar Aliyev Center.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Baku travel route planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Baku is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Abu Dhabi in July, plan for cooler days in Baku, with highs around 36°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Gabala.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums
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Gabala

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.
To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gabala trip planner.

You can drive from Baku to Gabala in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Baku in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 21°C in Gabala. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll travel to Sheki.

Things to do in Gabala

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
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Sheki

— 1 night

Azerbaijan's True Historical Gem

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 23rd (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kish and then admire the landmark architecture of Sheki Khans' Palace.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Sheki trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Gabala to Sheki by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Sheki can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sheki

Historic Sites · Museums
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