Route & dates
Fly to Gobustan, Drive to Gobustan
Gobustan— 4 nights
Train to Sileyli, Taxi to Ismayilli
Ismayilli— 3 nights
Drive to Ismayilli, Fly to Stockholm
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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.Gobustan is known for museums and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Diri Baba Mausoleum, examine the collection at Gobustan State Reserve, and make a trip to Mud Volcanoes.
To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Gobustan road trip planning app.
Stockholm, Sweden to Gobustan is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Stockholm to Gobustan. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in June; daily highs in Gobustan reach °C and lows reach °C. You'll set off for Ismayilli on the 2nd (Thu).
Things to do in Gobustan
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A Place to Enjoy Ancient Crafts and Delightful Food & Wine
Take a trip to Ismayilli to discover a region of rolling countryside producing some of Azerbaijan’s best honey, dairy produce, and wine.Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): delve into the distant past at Yeddi Gumbaz Mausoleum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Juma Mosque, and then learn about winemaking at Meyseri Wines. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Chabiant Winery and then don't miss a visit to Ivanovka Village.
For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Ismayilli trip itinerary planner.
You can do a combination of train and taxi from Gobustan to Ismayilli in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Gobustan in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Ismayilli. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Ismayilli
Shamakhi, Meyseri Wines
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