9 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

9 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Baku
— 3 nights
2
Gabala
— 2 nights
3
Sheki
— 1 night
4
Ganja
— 2 nights

3
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.
Step out of Baku to go to Gobustan and see Gobustan State Reserve, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Baku Old City, pause for some photo ops at Sculpture Girl on Bench, stroll the grounds of Alley of Martyrs, and explore the ancient world of Ateshgah - Fire Temple.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Baku trip app.

New Delhi, India to Baku is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Baku. Traveling from New Delhi in June, expect Baku to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Gabala.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Gobustan State Reserve
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Baku Old City
Baku Old City
Baku Boulevard
Baku Boulevard
Heydar Aliyev Center
Heydar Aliyev Center

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Gabala

Gabala ©
If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
On the 5th (Fri), have some family-friendly fun at Gabala Shooting Club, thenfind something for the whole family at Gabaland, and then head outdoors with Tufandag Winter Summer Resort. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Nohur Lake, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gabala City Mosque, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Yeddi Gozel Waterfall, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Seven Beauties Waterfall.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Gabala route planner.

Traveling by car from Baku to Gabala takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Baku in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Gabala, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Sheki.

Things to do in Gabala

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trip

Seven Beauties Waterfall
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Yeddi Gozel Waterfall ©
Yeddi Gozel Waterfall
Tufandag Winter Summer Resort ©
Tufandag Winter Summer Resort
Gabala Shooting Club ©
Gabala Shooting Club

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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.
On the 7th (Sun), make a trip to Sheki Fortress, get engrossed in the history at Sheki Khans' Palace, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Sheki Karvansaray, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kish.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Sheki trip planner.

Getting from Gabala to Sheki by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. June in Sheki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ganja.

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

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Ganja

Ganja
Famous as the birthplace of legendary poet Nizami, Ganja is a truly ancient city still bearing traces of the myriad kingdoms and empires that ruled over it in the past.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): make a trip to Nizami Ganjavi Mausoleum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Imamzadeh Mausoleum, pause for some serene contemplation at The Alexander Nevsky Church, thenadmire the striking features of Bottle House, and finally walk around Khan's Garden.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ganja online visit planner.

You can drive from Sheki to Ganja in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ganja

Historic Sites Parks
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Imamzadeh Mausoleum
Imamzadeh Mausoleum
Nizami Ganjavi Mausoleum
Nizami Ganjavi Mausoleum
Khan's Garden ©
Khan's Garden

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