7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

7 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Baku
— 5 nights
Drive
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Gobustan
— 1 night
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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: make a trip to Baku Boulevard, take in panoramic vistas at Flame Towers, examine the collection at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, and stroll the grounds of Alley of Martyrs.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Baku online day trip planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Baku is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in October, expect Baku to be colder, temps between 21°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Gobustan.

Things to do in Baku

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 20:

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): get a new perspective on nature at Gobustan State Reserve and then make a trip to Mud Volcanoes.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Gobustan driving holiday planning website.

Drive from Baku to Gobustan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October in Gobustan, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Gobustan

Museums
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 21:

Azerbaijan travel guide

4.2
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.