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Ganja— 3 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.Venture out of the city with trips to Sheki (Sheki Fortress, Museum of Folk and Applied Arts, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Goygol, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Imamzadeh Mausoleum, identify plant and animal life at Maralgol, and don't miss a visit to Nizami Ganjavi Mausoleum.
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In January, daily temperatures in Ganja can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Ganja
Sheki, Lake Goygol
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