8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Gobustan
— 1 night
Drive
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Baku
— 6 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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): learn more about the world around you at Gobustan State Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Mud Volcanoes and then steep yourself in history at Diri Baba Mausoleum.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Gobustan trip itinerary builder website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Gobustan is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Dubai in February: high temperatures in Gobustan hover around 9°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Baku.

Things to do in Gobustan

Historic Sites · 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: contemplate the long history of Baku Old City, see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Flame Towers, and make a trip to Fountains Square.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Baku online route builder.

You can drive from Gobustan to Baku in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In February in Baku, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Baku

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
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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.