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
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Gabala
Drive
3
Goygol
— 1 night
Drive
4
Ismayilli
Drive
5
Lahij
Drive
6
Guba
— 2 nights
Drive to Gabala International Airport, Fly to Dubai

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Baku — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Juma Mosque and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Juma Mosque. On the next day, get a taste of the local shopping with Ali Shamsi Studio, admire the local landmark of Philharmonic Park, and then take an in-depth tour of National Museum of History of Azerbaijan.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Baku road trip site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Baku is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in April; daily highs in Baku reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sun) before leaving for Gabala.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
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Gabala

If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tufandag Winter Summer Resort.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Gabala trip planner.

Drive from Baku to Gabala in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Baku in May since evenings lows in Gabala dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Goygol.
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Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks
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Highlights from your trip

Goygol — 1 night

Located in the western part of Azerbaijan, Goygol and its surrounding countryside remain one of the most picturesque regions in the country.
To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Goygol holiday app.

Traveling by car from Gabala to Goygol takes 2.5 hours. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll travel to Ismayilli.
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Historic Sites
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Ismayilli

Take a trip to Ismayilli to discover a region of rolling countryside producing some of Azerbaijan’s best honey, dairy produce, and wine.
To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Ismayilli trip planner.

You can drive from Goygol to Ismayilli in 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Ismayilli are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll travel to Lahij.
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Wineries
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Lahij

Lahij is a village and municipality on the southern slopes of Greater Caucasus within the Ismailli Rayon of Azerbaijan. To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lahij trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Ismayilli to Lahij takes an hour. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll travel to Guba.
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Historic Sites
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Guba — 2 nights

A gateway into the majestic Caucasus Mountains, Guba is a glorious stretch of countryside and a great destination for lovers of ecotourism and outdoor adventures.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Mountain Jews Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Six-Domed Synagogue, and then browse the exhibits of Guba Genocide Memorial Complex.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Guba trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lahij to Guba takes 4.5 hours. In May in Guba, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel back home.
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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.
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