8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Baku
— 6 nights
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Gobustan
— 1 night
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Baku — 6 nights

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.
Bring the kids along to Heydar Aliyev Center and Fountains Square. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Baku Old City, stroll through Yanardag, make a trip to Bibi-Heybat Mosque, and see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Baku is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. In August, Baku is a bit cooler than Dubai - with highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Gobustan.
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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 23rd (Tue), learn more about the world around you at Gobustan State Reserve and then make a trip to Mud Volcanoes.

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Getting from Baku to Gobustan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. August in Gobustan sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to fly back home.
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Azerbaijan travel guide

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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.
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