Historical tours, Cultural and congitive tours, Eco tours.
6 (6 days, 5 nights)
If desired, this tour can be extended.
Shirvan Hotel & SPA;
Qafqaz Yeddi Gozel;
Tours to the Shemakha-Ismailly-Qabala
The price is for one person, with accommodation in a double room
Integrated – according to the package.
All transfers, excursions, guide with knowledge of foreign language, accommodation in the hotel, all breakfasts.
Tours to Shemakha-queen, glorified by Alexander Pushkin. Tours to Shemakha from Baku include a sightseeing tour of the city of Shemakha, excursions to the historical monuments of architecture and natural reserve “Pirkuli”, and also on the way to Shemakha you will have a short stop near the mausoleum of Diri Baba. Two-storeyed mausoleum-mosque Diri Baba (1402) is a unique architectural monument of the 15th century. Ancient Shemakha is a city in Azerbaijan, which is famous for its main landmark: the fortress of Gyulistan. Originated as a settlement in the 5th century BC, by the 9th century Shemakha was already the most important city of the Caucasus, the capital of the Shirvan kingdom, a major center for Great Silk Road. The city is mentioned in Ptolemy (IIcentury) under the name Shemakhia. At the beginning of the 10th century the city became the capital of the state of shirvanshahs. In 1222, after a long siege of Shemakha,the city was captured and destroyed Mongol-Tatars. The city is mentioned in Persian anonymous work beginning of the XIII century, “Ajaib ad-Dunya” Shemakha is include other attractions city: the mausoleum “Seven domes” (the tomb of the kings), and Juma mosque. Shemakha is mentioned by the great Russian poet AS Pushkin in “The Tale of the Golden Cockerel.” Our guides will offer you the best routes for acquaintance with all the sights of Shemakha, which included in the list of tourist sites.
Transfer to the hotel of Ismailly;
Tour to the mountain pearl of Azerbaijan-Ismayilly.This beautiful city located at the foot of the southern slope of the Lesser Caucasus, in the valley of rivers Alazan and Irichay, 185 km from Baku. Locality where is located Ismayilli, was known from the II century BC, it was on territory of the state of Gyrdyman. The city is located in a picturesque terrain, among green meadows, high mountains and fast mountain rivers.The difference in heights, the abundance of high mountains creates a unique climate. On territory of the region there are 8 climatic zones. Among the places of pilgrimage of tourists coming to Ismayilli, especially It is possible to single out Lagich with his ancient history, the famous the village of Ivanovka and the historical settlement of Baskal.
Lagich is a pearl of Azerbaijan, which keeps beautiful traditions crafts. Lagich is a small, but very picturesque village. Town is a historical and cultural reserve, which is included in the list of historical heritage.One of the most popular tourist routes is the “Great Silk Road way”.
The village with the Russian name Ivanovka is located in İsmayilly region of Azerbaijan. Not accidentally on the lands of Ivanovka still cherish the traditions of antiquity. Freedom, trust, unique way of life that is still cherish the traditions of antiquity and wisdom Ivanovka is a place to see that is real luck. Baskal is the most ancient settlement of Azerbaijan, located in Ismayilli on the slope of the mountain.
The uniqueness of natural landscapes, the grandeur of ancient mosques,historical monuments attract attention to it historians and tourists. Residents of Baskal speak an Azerbaijani language. In Ismayilly you will get maximum information about ethnography, traditions, customs of indigenous settlers, as well as closer get acquainted with the local fauna and flora.
Transfer to the hotel Gabala;
The Shirvanshahs’ Palace is the palace of the rulers of Shirvan, built in Baku in the 15th century under Shirvanshah Halilullah. The construction of the palace was connected with the transfer of the capital of the Shirvanshah state from Shamakhi to Baku. The palace forms a complex, which also includes a sofa, a burial vault shirvanshahs, a palace mosque of 1441 with a minaret, a bath and a mausoleum of the court scholar Seyid Yahya Bakuvi. Of course, one should not forget about the “Juma Mosque”, an ancient religious monument. And it is necessary to go to the famous Azerbaijani artist Ali Shamsi, his workshop is in the Old City. The pictures he painted will surely amaze you, where the master embodies the national coloring of art.
Transfer to the hotel;
ON THIS DAY,YOUR FİVE-DAY TOUR TO AZERBAIJAN ENDS. AFTER BREAKFAST,TRANSFER TO THE AIRPORT.