6 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

6 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan trip maker

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Baku
— 4 nights
Drive
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Gobustan
— 1 night
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Baku

— 4 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: take in the pleasant sights at Baku Boulevard, examine the collection at Heydar Aliyev Center, enjoy breathtaking views from Flame Towers, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Alley of Martyrs.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Baku day trip planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Baku is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Abu Dhabi in October; daily highs in Baku reach 21°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can go by car to Gobustan.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
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Gobustan

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): learn more about the world around you at Gobustan State Reserve and then don't miss a visit to Mud Volcanoes.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Gobustan trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Baku to Gobustan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. October in Gobustan sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Gobustan

Museums
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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.