In this tour you visit Azerbaijan’s highest mountain village, Khinalug (2360m altitude), which is also most ancient and continuously inhabited places in the World as well as Red Town in Quba which is one of the last strongholds of Mountain Jews in Caucasus.
What is included/excluded
Coffee and/or Tea - We will be served tea in Khinalug. Please note that we are tea drinking society.
Lunch - We will have lunch with local family. Food would from ingredients available to distant life on mountains.
Departure & Return
Traveler pickup is offered
The guide with red badge waits travellers at the lobby of hotels.
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
12/26/2019 - 10/22/2021
|Monday - Sunday:||11:00 AM - 11:00 PM|
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Besh Barmag Mountain, Siyazan Azerbaijan
Stop a for a cup of coffee or Tea
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Quba, Quba, Guba-Khachmaz Region
Sightseeing in Red Town (Visiting Synagogue (if open), bird-eye view of Red Town and visiting Juma mosque in town)
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Khinalug, Khinalug, Guba-Khachmaz Region
Lunch in Khinalug with local family (Lunch also includes tasting local sweet called Pakhlava specific to Quba). Afterwards village sightseeing and an hour, moderate hiking to hill in close vicinity for a distant view of Khinalug village.
Duration: 3 hours
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Not wheelchair accessible
Infants must sit on laps
Most travelers can participate
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate