Baku-Shahdag

Baku-Shahdag

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Enjoy Natural Beauties of Azerbaijan
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Baku
— 1 night
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Guba
— Few hours
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Khinalig
— 1 night
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Gusar
— 3 nights

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Baku

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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 added Mud Volcanoes, Highland Park, Heydar Aliyev Center, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Baku Old City, see the interesting displays at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, see the interesting displays at Heydar Aliyev Center, then stroll around Highland Park, then explore the striking landscape at Yanardag, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Baku Boulevard.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Baku visit planner.

If you are flying in from Serbia, the closest major aiport is Heydar Aliyev International Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Baku can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Wed) before leaving for Guba.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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Baku Old City
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Baku Boulevard
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Heydar Aliyev Center
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Guba

Guba

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.
You've now added Guba Genocide Memorial Complex to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): stroll the grounds of Guba Genocide Memorial Complex.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Guba trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Baku to Guba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Baku in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 21°C in Guba. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Khinalig.

Things to do in Guba

Museums · Historic Sites
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Khinalig

Khinalig
This picturesque village is located at over 2,000 m (6,500 ft) above sea level and it is said to be connected with the story of Noah: according to legend, when Noah saw this high, flat terrain, he dropped anchor and told everyone to leave the Ark.
To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Khinalig itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Guba to Khinalig takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Gusar.

Things to do in Khinalig

Museums
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Gusar

Gusar ©

The Gates with Tranquil Peaks and Thrilling Activities

Azerbaijan's "northern gates" promise breathtaking Caucasus Mountain scenery, home to some of the country’s highest peaks, a classy ski resort, traditional rustic villages, and tasty Lezgi cuisine.
Gusar is known for parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the winter wonderland with Shahdag Mountain Resort.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Gusar sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Khinalig to Gusar in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 21°C. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Gusar

Parks · Winter Sports · Tours · Outdoors
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Ski / Snow Tour
Shahdag Mountain Resort
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