7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan travel route planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Gobustan
Drive
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Baku
— 6 nights
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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.
On the 1st (Mon), learn more about the world around you at Gobustan State Reserve.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Gobustan is an approximately 9-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Riyadh to Gobustan due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Riyadh in March, with highs in Gobustan at 13°C and lows at 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Baku.

Things to do in Gobustan

Museums
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Baku

— 6 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 nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Baku Old City, enjoy breathtaking views from Flame Towers, examine the collection at Heydar Aliyev Center, and delve into the distant past at Ateshgah Fire Temple.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Baku road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Gobustan to Baku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Baku can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Baku

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

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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.