Baku - Absheron Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Departure Time :
    9:30 AM Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    From Hotel or Airport

Overview

You will be met by your guide and driver at your hotel in Baku to begin city tour in Icheri Sheher the old part of the Azerbaijan capital. Visit Maiden Tower, Shirvan Shahs Palace, Caravanserai, and market square with numerous art studios and souvenir stalls. Continue to the Memory Alley Shehidler Khiyabany that opens up a great panoramic view of Baku city. Drive out of the city to Absheron peninsula. First stop is Ateshgah temple of fire worshippers located in Suraxani village.  Continue to Drive to the historical and artistic reserve under the open sky "Gobustan" An excellent round-up of the city tour will be a visit to Yanar Dag Mountain with natural gas burning for several thousands of years. 

Inclusions

  • Transfer
  • Accommodation
  • 3 time foods
  • Entrance fees
  • Guides

Exclusions

  • Air tickets
  • Visa payment
  • Equipments

Know More about this tour

Day 1.

  • Arrival in Baku 
  • Check in at the hotel (from 14:00)
  • Free day
  • Overnight in the hotel

Day 2.

  • Breakfast in the hotel
  • City tour (4 hours) in Baku with a visit and tour of the monumental, historical and architectural monuments of the city, including:

-  Motorways and the town square; Baku attractions and Heydar Aliyev Center

-  Panorama of the city and the Baku Bay from the Upland Park

-  Visit the medieval part of the city "Icheri Sheher" / "Inner City": ramparts, the main gate of the city, "Gosha Gala gapi" Shirvanshahs Palace, Tower Temple "Maiden Tower", medieval baths, caravanserais, handicraft workshops, carpet and antique shops, the Museum of Azerbaijani carpet and folk-applied art.

  • Lunch
  • A walk along the Seaside Boulevard
    Boat trip on the Baku Bay
    Walking and shopping in the central part of Baku / area of Fountainssquare
  • Dinner
  • Free time: Night in the hotel

Day 3

  • Breakfast in the hotel
  • Absheron Peninsula:
     Auto excursion trip to the natural, historical and architectural moments of Absheron peninsula ( near Baku in a radius of 50 km)
    Including a visit and inspection:
    - a place of natural combustible gases entering the mountain Yanardagh in Mammadli village
    -  old oil fields in land and medieval tower temple-castle in Ramana settlement 
    - 2-minaret mosque in the village Amirjan
    - temple of fire-worshipers Ateshgah in Surakhan; settlement
    - tower temples in the villages of Shagan and Mardakan
  • Lunch
  • Gobustan

Drive to the historical and artistic reserve under the open sky "Gobustan" for the purpose of inspection of rock art sites of ancient human Neolithic period, as well as the introduction of other excursion information:

- old oil fields and the ancient temple in the area of Bibi Kheybat;

- review of offshore oil platforms in the Caspian Sea;

- rock paintings, inscriptions and symbols in the mountain Bekdash;

- visiting pagan sanctuary "Pir Gara Atly" at Mount Kichik Dash;

- visiting mud volcanism on Mount Dashgil / hill, griffin, salsas

  • Dinner
  • Free time: Night in the hotel

Day 4

  • Breakfast in the hotel
  • Free time
  • Check-out from the hotel and Departure (12:00 leave from rooms)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

May be operated by a multi-lingual guide

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.