9 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

9 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Baku
— 5 nights
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Sheki
— 1 night
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Goygol
— 2 nights

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Baku

Baku ©

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.
Visiting Gobustan State Reserve and Yanardag will get you outdoors. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Baku Old City and Taza Pir Mosque. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Heydar Aliyev Center, explore the ancient world of Ateshgah Fire Temple, stroll the grounds of Alley of Martyrs, and don't miss a visit to Fountains Square.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Baku travel tool.

Belgrade, Serbia to Baku is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Azerbaijan Standard Time (AZT) is 3 hours. Traveling from Belgrade in July, Baku is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Sheki.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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Must see
Baku Old City
4.6
Must see
Heydar Aliyev Center
4.7

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Sheki

Sheki ©

Azerbaijan's True Historical Gem

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 24th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kish, then admire the landmark architecture of Winter Palace, then take an in-depth tour of Sheki Khans' Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Sheki Fortress.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sheki trip website.

You can drive from Baku to Sheki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Sheki are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Goygol.

Things to do in Sheki

Historic Sites · Museums
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World heritage site
Sheki Khans' Palace
4.3
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Church
Church of Kish
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Landmark
Sheki Fortress
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Goygol

Goygol ©

Luscious Lakes Sculpted by Nature and a German Spirit

Located in the western part of Azerbaijan, Goygol and its surrounding countryside remain one of the most picturesque regions in the country.
On the 25th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church and then explore the activities along Lake Goygol.

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You can drive from Sheki to Goygol in 2.5 hours. On the 26th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Goygol

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

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Water Body
Lake Goygol
4.4
Church
St. John's Church
4.0

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