6 days in Northern Route Itinerary

6 days in Northern Route Itinerary

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Baku — 1 night

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, Highland Park, Heydar Aliyev Center, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Baku Old City, see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, examine the collection at Heydar Aliyev Center, then make a trip to Highland Park, and finally go for a walk through Baku Boulevard.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Baku trip itinerary app.

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major aiport is Heydar Aliyev International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Tue) before leaving for Guba.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Guba Genocide Memorial Complex. On the 20th (Tue), stroll the grounds of Guba Genocide Memorial Complex.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Guba trip planner.

Getting from Baku to Guba by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Baku in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Guba, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Khinalig.
Historic Sites · Museums
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Khinalig — 1 night

This picturesque village is located at over 2,000 m (6,500 ft) above sea level and it is said to be connected with the story of Noah: according to legend, when Noah saw this high, flat terrain, he dropped anchor and told everyone to leave the Ark.
Khinalig Village has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Khinalig Village.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Khinalig online tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from Guba to Khinalig in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Gusar.
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Gusar — 3 nights

Azerbaijan's "northern gates" promise breathtaking Caucasus Mountain scenery, home to some of the country’s highest peaks, a classy ski resort, traditional rustic villages, and tasty Lezgi cuisine.
Gusar is known for parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: hit the slopes at Shahdag Mountain Resort.

For more things to do and more tourist information, read Gusar online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Khinalig to Gusar in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Gusar are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. On the 24th (Sat), you're off to home.
Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports · Parks
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