7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Gobustan
— 1 night
Drive
2
Baku
— 5 nights
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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.
On the 21st (Sat), don't miss a visit to Diri Baba Mausoleum. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Mud Volcanoes and then get a new perspective on nature at Gobustan State Reserve.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Gobustan online road trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Gobustan is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Dubai in August: high temperatures in Gobustan hover around 38°C and lows are around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Baku.

Things to do in Gobustan

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 22:

Baku

— 5 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: see the interesting displays at Heydar Aliyev Center, stroll through Highland Park, explore the ancient world of Ateshgah Fire Temple, and enjoy breathtaking views from Flame Towers.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Baku day trip site.

Getting from Gobustan to Baku by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. August in Baku sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Baku

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · 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.