8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan tour planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Heydar Aliyev International Airport, Drive to Gobustan
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Gobustan
— 1 night
Drive
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Baku
— 6 nights
Fly

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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 16th (Sun), make a trip to Mud Volcanoes and then examine the collection at Gobustan State Reserve.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Gobustan journey planner.

Belgrade, Serbia to Gobustan is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Belgrade to Gobustan due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Gobustan are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Baku.

Things to do in Gobustan

Museums
Find places to stay May 15 — 16:

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: contemplate the long history of Baku Old City, explore the striking landscape at Yanardag, see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, and go for a walk through Baku Boulevard.

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You can drive from Gobustan to Baku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay May 16 — 22:

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.