7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan trip itinerary planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Gobustan
— 1 day
Drive
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Baku
— 6 nights
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Gobustan

— 1 day
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 15th (Fri), make a trip to Mud Volcanoes and then see the interesting displays at Gobustan State Reserve.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Gobustan day trip planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Gobustan is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in October, expect Gobustan to be cooler, temps between 21°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive 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 shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Baku Boulevard, see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, make a trip to Fountains Square, and stroll the grounds of Alley of Martyrs.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Baku trip planner.

You can drive from Gobustan to Baku in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In October in Baku, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Baku

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 21:

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.