Route & dates
Fly: 9 h 45 min
Baku— 4 nights
Drive: 3 h 15 min
Gabala— 4 nights
Fly: 15 h 30 min
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.You've now added Mud Volcanoes to your itinerary. Baku Old City and Juma Mosque will appeal to history buffs. Visiting Gobustan State Reserve and Yanardag will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Heydar Aliyev Center, go for a walk through Baku Boulevard, don't miss a visit to Flame Towers, and delve into the distant past at Ateshgah - Fire Temple.
To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Baku online itinerary planner.
Belgrade, Serbia to Baku is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Belgrade to Baku due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Belgrade in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Baku. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gabala.
Things to do in Baku
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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.Popular historic sites such as Sheki Khans' Palace and Church of Kish are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Tufandag Winter Summer Resort and Yeddi Gozel Waterfall. Change things up with these side-trips from Gabala: Shamakhi (Yeddi Gumbaz Mausoleum & Juma Mosque) and Sheki Fortress (in Sheki). There's more to do: find something for the whole family at Gabaland and engage your brain at Gabala Archaeological Center.
For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Gabala online driving holiday planner.
Traveling by car from Baku to Gabala takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Baku in June since evenings lows in Gabala dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Gabala
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