Azerbaijan; Silk Road Baki To Sheki JZ01

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Come and visit the little known country of Azerbaijan. This is an historic country with a strong sense of identity and culture. It's people are warm and welcoming and will show you their country with great pride.

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Key Information

Travel Style: Private Tour
Start Location: Baku, Azerbaijan
End Location: Baku, Azerbaijan
Accommodation: Hotels
Period: Spring, Summer and Autumn
Difficulty: Suitable for Most Travellers

About The Operator

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Years In Business: 3

Description

A full day by day itinerary will be provided by the tour operator when you make an enquiry about this holiday.

Includes
- Accommodation and meals
- All transfers and transport
- English speaking guide
- Activities and entry fees as listed

Excludes
- Flights
- Personal expenses eg drinks,tips, visa, insurance etc

Prices per person - please submit an enquiry to receive a personalized itinerary and costs.

Itinerary
Day 01. Meeting at the airport. Accommodation at the hotel. Tour Old Town (Old city). Inner city territory - 22 ha, which is a small fraction of the total area of Baku (44 000 ha). Nevertheless, saturation architectural and historical monuments, dictates the need for this excursion into a separate and makes this part of Baku, perhaps the most interesting to explore. Maiden Tower (XII century), Palace of Shirvan (XV century), Castle Synyk Gala, Caravansaray, Juma Mosque - this is not a complete list of attractions of the old Baku. Leisure time
Day 02. 09:00 Breakfast. 10:00. Tour. Landmarks of ancient and modern Baku. Panorama of the city presented to the height of the mountainous part of a television tower clearly gives an idea of the contrasts and the scale of Baku, covering a horseshoe Baku Bay. The city is shaped like an amphitheater, descending down to the Caspian Sea. Tour covers the central part of the city showing the most interesting historical and architectural sites. Leisure time
Day 03. 09:00 Breakfast. 10:00 Excursion. Gobustan reserve petro glyphs. Not far from Baku, Gobustan is a museum on the spot settlement of ancient people, which have survived the rock carvings dating back nearly 10,000 years. Plots of these figures - documented way of living of people here and once lived in these parts of extinct species of animals. Among the interesting exhibits - scale with Latin inscription, tells about his stay in Gobustan, in I. century AD, the Roman legion. Leisure time
Day 04. 09:00-15:00 Moving along the route of the Baku Shamakhi - Muganlinsky pass-Ismayilli-Gabala-Sheki / about 305km.On the way, dinner and one of the local restaurants Sheradil 15:00 Arrival in the town of Sheki, hotel accommodation. 16:00-19:00 Sightseeing in Sheki: Inspection of historical and architectural complex Yukhary Caravanserai (XVIII-XIX vv.), Familiarity with the work of local artisans and folk artists, view the city from the mountainous part, inspection of the mosque Omyar Efendi (XIX century). Ramparts and towers of the medieval town (XVIII-XIX vv.) Shyakinskih Khans Palace (XVIII vv.) Round Albanian Christian church / museum of folk art (IX-XVI vv.), Acquaintance with an exhibition of local historical museum. 20:00-21:00 Dinner at the restaurant
Day 05. Breakfast. Today is the end of the tour, it's time to say goodbye with you. Regarding your flight departure time, we will arrange your transfer to airport for your international flight back home.