8 days in Baku, Sheki & Gabala Itinerary

8 days in Baku, Sheki & Gabala Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
Baku
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Sheki
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Gabala
— 2 nights
+3
Taxi + Train + Bus + Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Mumbai

4
nights
Baku

Baku
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.
When in Baku, make a side trip to see Gobustan State Reserve in Gobustan, approximately Gobustan away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Heydar Aliyev Center, contemplate the long history of Baku Old City, don't miss a visit to Fountain Square, and take in the pleasant sights at Baku Boulevard.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Baku tour itinerary planner.

Mumbai, India to Baku is an approximately 11- hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Azerbaijan Standard Time (AZT), which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. In June, Baku is little chillier than Mumbai - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sheki.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Gobustan State Reserve
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Heydar Aliyev Center
Heydar Aliyev Center
Gobustan State Reserve ©
Gobustan State Reserve
Flame Towers
Flame Towers

1
night
Sheki

Sheki ©
Sheki is Azerbaijan’s true travel gem, a small city off the forested slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains rich in Silk Road history and renowned for its fascinating architecture, food, and friendly residents.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Museum of Folk and Applied Arts, make a trip to Sheki Fortress, then take an in-depth tour of Sheki Khans' Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kish.

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You can drive from Baku to Sheki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Sheki can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Gabala.

Things to do in Sheki

Historic Sites Museums
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Sheki Khans' Palace ©
Sheki Khans' Palace
Church of Kish
Church of Kish
Sheki Fortress
Sheki Fortress

2
nights
Gabala

Gabala ©
If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
On the 14th (Sun), glide through natural beauty at Tufandag Winter Summer Resort, find something for the whole family at Gabaland, and then practice your aim at Gabala Shooting Club.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Gabala road trip site.

Traveling by car from Sheki to Gabala takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Gabala can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gabala

Parks Outdoors Theme Parks
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Tufandag Winter Summer Resort ©
Tufandag Winter Summer Resort
Gabaland ©
Gabaland
Gabala Shooting Club ©
Gabala Shooting Club

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