6 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

6 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan trip planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Gobustan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Baku
— 3 nights
Fly

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Gobustan

— 2 nights
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 11th (Thu): make a trip to Mud Volcanoes and then get a new perspective on nature at Gobustan State Reserve.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Gobustan day trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Gobustan is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Gobustan. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in March: high temperatures in Gobustan hover around 13°C and lows are around 5°C. On the 12th (Fri), you're off to Baku.

Things to do in Gobustan

Museums
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Baku

— 3 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.
Baku is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Baku Old City, delve into the distant past at Ateshgah Fire Temple, go for a walk through Baku Boulevard, and examine the collection at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Baku trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Gobustan to Baku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March in Baku, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
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Azerbaijan travel guide

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Historic Sites · Specialty Museums · Observation Decks
Land of Fire
A holiday in Azerbaijan allows intrepid travelers to discover a history-steeped country sitting at the crossroads of Southeastern Europe and Southwest Asia, an area once controlled by a succession of ancient empires. With its dual Eurasian character, Azerbaijan remains a highly intriguing destination, with tourism one of the top contributors to the country's booming economy. Many begin their tour of Azerbaijan in World Heritage-listed Baku, a cosmopolitan city boasting innovative architecture and a well-preserved historic core. A short drive out of this thriving capital, you can explore timeless villages surrounded by thick orchards and flanked by the majestic Caucasus Mountains.