7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Baku
— 3 nights
2
Gobustan
— 2 nights
3
Gabala
— 1 night
4
Sheki
— Few hours

3
nights
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.
You've added National Museum of History of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan State Musical Theatre, Heydar Mosque, and other attractions to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Baku Old City, explore the historical opulence of Palace of the Shirvanshahs, go for a walk through Baku Boulevard, and examine the collection at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Baku day trip planning app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Heydar Aliyev International Airport. April in Baku sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Gobustan.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Baku Old City
Baku Old City
Heydar Aliyev Center
Heydar Aliyev Center
Baku Boulevard
Baku Boulevard

2
nights
Gobustan

Gobustan
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.
You've now added Candy Cane Mountains to your itinerary. On the 8th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Diri Baba Mausoleum.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Gobustan online trip maker.

Getting from Baku to Gobustan by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Gabala.

Things to do in Gobustan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Candy Cane Mountains
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Candy Cane Mountains
Candy Cane Mountains
Diri Baba Mausoleum
Diri Baba Mausoleum

1
night
Gabala

Gabala ©
If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tufandag Winter Summer Resort as well as Gabala Shooting Club. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): hit the bull's-eye at Gabala Shooting Club and then glide through natural beauty at Tufandag Winter Summer Resort.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Gabala day trip site.

Traveling by car from Gobustan to Gabala takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sheki.

Things to do in Gabala

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Tufandag Winter Summer Resort ©
Tufandag Winter Summer Resort
Gabala Shooting Club ©
Gabala Shooting Club

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hours
Sheki

Sheki ©
Sheki is Azerbaijan’s true travel gem, a small city off the forested slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains rich in Silk Road history and renowned for its fascinating architecture, food, and friendly residents.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): make a trip to Sheki Fortress and then get engrossed in the history at Sheki Khans' Palace.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sheki trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gabala to Sheki takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Sheki

Museums Historic Sites
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Sheki Khans' Palace ©
Sheki Khans' Palace
Sheki Fortress
Sheki Fortress

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