9 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

9 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azerbaijan travel route planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
1
Baku
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Guba
— 1 night
Drive
3
Baku
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Gabala
— 1 night
Drive
5
Baku
— 1 night
Fly

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Baku

— 3 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: go for a walk through Baku Boulevard, explore the different monuments and memorials at Alley of Martyrs, see the interesting displays at Museum of Miniature Books, and don't miss a visit to Fountains Square.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Baku travel itinerary planner.

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates to Baku is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Sharjah in November, things will get cooler in Baku: highs are around 15°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Guba.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 26:

Guba

— 1 night

An Unspoiled Nature Region with Preserved Traditions

A gateway into the majestic Caucasus Mountains, Guba is a glorious stretch of countryside and a great destination for lovers of ecotourism and outdoor adventures.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Nariman Narimanov Park and then admire the sheer force of Afurja Waterfall.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Guba day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Baku to Guba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Guba when traveling from Baku in November, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Baku.

Things to do in Guba

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 26 — 27:

Baku

— 2 nights

The City of Eternal Flames, the City of Winds

Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Yanardag and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Heydar Mosque. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Highland Park and then make a trip to Bibi-Heybat Mosque.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Baku trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Guba to Baku in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Guba in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Baku, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to Gabala.

Things to do in Baku

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 29:

Gabala

— 1 night

Enjoy the Rustic Resorts and Relax in Healing Spas

If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): glide through natural beauty at Tufandag Winter Summer Resort and then explore the activities along Yeddi Gozel Waterfall.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Gabala trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Baku to Gabala by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Baku in November, expect little chillier with lows of 3°C in Gabala. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Baku.

Things to do in Gabala

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 29 — 30:

Baku

— 1 night

The City of Eternal Flames, the City of Winds

Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Yanardag.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Baku travel route site.

You can drive from Gabala to Baku in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Gabala in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Baku, with lows around 9°C. On the 1st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Baku

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 1:
Highlights from your trip

Azerbaijan travel guide

4.2
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.