Explore Ganja

Explore Ganja

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Explore Ganja - The City of History

Route & dates

Start: Baku
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Baku
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h
2
Ganja
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Baku
— 1 night
End: Baku

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mud Volcanoes, Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, Heydar Aliyev Center, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Baku Old City, see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, then see the interesting displays at Heydar Aliyev Center, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Baku Boulevard. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Ateshgah - Fire Temple, then stroll through Yanardag, and then make a trip to Mud Volcanoes.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Baku driving holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Serbia, the closest major aiport is Heydar Aliyev International Airport. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ganja.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Mud Volcanoes
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Baku Old City
Baku Old City
Heydar Aliyev Center
Heydar Aliyev Center
Baku Boulevard
Baku Boulevard

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nights
Ganja

Ganja ©
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.
You've added Lake Goygol, Mausoleum of Javad Khan, Khan's Garden, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 9th (Thu), make a trip to Nizami Ganjavi Mausoleum, steep yourself in history at Mausoleum of Javad Khan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Imamzadeh Mausoleum, admire the striking features of Bottle House, then walk around Heydar Aliyev Park, and finally stroll around Khan's Garden. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Goygol.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ganja road trip app.

Fly from Baku to Ganja in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. July in Ganja sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Baku.

Things to do in Ganja

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Goygol
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Lake Goygol ©
Lake Goygol
Imamzadeh Mausoleum
Imamzadeh Mausoleum
Heydar Aliyev Park ©
Heydar Aliyev Park

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night
Baku

Baku ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Fireland Vineyards, Dreamland Golf Club and Yashil (Green) Bazaar. On the 11th (Sat), pick up some local products at Yashil (Green) Bazaar, then play a few rounds at Dreamland Golf Club, and then learn about winemaking at Fireland Vineyards.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Baku trip app.

Fly from Ganja to Baku in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Baku

Outdoors Wineries Golf

Side Trip

Fireland Vineyards
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 11:
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Dreamland Golf Club ©
Dreamland Golf Club
Fireland Vineyards ©
Fireland Vineyards

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