Baku Tourism

Baku, the capital city of Azerbaijan, is considered one among the most beautiful cities in world. It has a population of about 2 million. Its meaning originated from the word ‘winds’. Languages spoken in Baku are Azeri, Russian and Turkish. Baku is famous for its architectural beauty and culture.  

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Baku

  • Save 10% Day Trip to Gobustan National Park and Mud Volcano Tour
    Day Trip to Gobustan National Park and Mud Volcano Tour26 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Explore Gobustan museum, ancient petroglyphs and mud volcanoes in a 4-hour tour with a local guide. Gobustan National Park is...

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  • Save 7% Baku Full-Day City and Historical Tour
    Baku Full-Day City and Historical Tour8 Reviews

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    Discover the rich history of Baku from the middle ages to the modern era onthis full-day tour. Stroll around [?] Old Town, Bo...

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  • Save 10% Half-Day Baku City Sightseeing Tour
    Half-Day Baku City Sightseeing Tour8 Reviews

    Duration: 5 Hrs

    Dig into the past, present and future of Baku in Half-Day Baku City Sightseeing Tour. Whether you are a first-time visitor or...

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  • Save 10% Ateshgah and Yanar Dag
    Ateshgah and Yanar DagNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    Experience culture and history of Baku through half day tour to Ateshgah Fire Temple and Fire Mountain. Get to know about anc...

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  • Know the pollution level of Baku before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 73.73 (High)
    • Water Pollution 70.91 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.19 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 67.24 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 65.25 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 72.77 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 65.09 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 59.82 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Baku for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Baku.

    • Burglary and Theft 27.63 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.21 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 20.1 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 81.05 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 19.02 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.82 (Low)
    • Attacks 26.56 (Low)
    • Drug offense 28.95 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.2 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 67.6 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.85 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 14.43 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 27.34 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Baku is 98.93 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 70.7 (High)
    • Climate Index 91.4 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 80.73 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.88 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 29.73 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 37.11 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 18.09 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 31.49 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Baku

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.85 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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