Cover all the must-see stops in history-packed Baku on this individual tour of the Azerbaijani capital. Full-day sightseeings and cultural tour include a mix of guided walks and convenient transfers in a climate-controlled minivan or private car, plus pre-booked admission tickets on a panoramic funicular ride to Highland Park. Other stops include Seaside Boulevard, Palace of Happiness, Maiden Tower, and the Carpet Museum. Enjoy free time for a lunch or coffee break in traditional Azerbaijani restaurants or teahouses. Cover thousands of years of history, from ancient sights in the Old City to new attractions our guided tours include also offer comfortable vehicle transfers with hotel pickup/drop off
What is included/excluded
Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
Transport by private vehicle
Landing and facility fees
Entry/Admission - Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center
Entry/Admission - Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum
Entry/Admission - Maiden Tower
Departure & Return
Cafe Fountain lounge, 91 Neftçilər Prospekti, Bakı, Azerbaijan
Traveler pickup is offered
-Pickup time and location to be agreed 24 hours prior to the tour start date.
-Hotel pickups commence prior to departure time.
-Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
-We pick up our guests from all the hotels operating in Baku. If your hotel or place of accommodation doesn't exist in the list, please include its name and location separately.
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, Heydar Aliyev Avenue, 1/1, Baku 1033 Azerbaijan
The Heydar Aliyev Center, which was designed by renowned architect Zaha Hadid and completed in 2012, is rumoured to be one of the most expensive buildings in Europe per square meter. Its rolling, flowing design made waves within architectural, engineering, and design circles garnered it much prestigious and international recognition.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Highland Park, Baku Azerbaijan
Highland Park - the landscaped terraces of which overlook the city and give the best view over the Baku Bay, National Flag Square and Seaside Boulevard.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, Mikayil Useynov, 28 The Seaside Boulevard, Baku 1001 Azerbaijan
State Museum of Azerbaijani Carpet - being brilliantly photogenic, the museum, designed in the form of a huge folded carpet, also houses ceramics, 14th-century metalwork, bronze-age jewellery and the vast collection of 10,000 carpets from the 17th to the 20th century.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Baku Old City, Neftchilar Ave, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan
The 4th stop of our travel itinerary is Baku's Old Town, or "Icherisheher". Icherisheher is the pearl of Azerbaijani architecture and culture. There are many galleries and exhibition halls in Icherisheher where you can see and purchase the works of various artists, sculptors and master craftsmen.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Maiden Tower, Downtown Baku Old City, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan
The most ancient monument of Icherisheher is the Maiden Tower – a symbol of the of Baku. Some evidence suggests that the construction of the Tower might have been as early as the 7th-6th centuries BCE.
Duration: 35 minutes
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 at time of booking
Adult pricing applies to all travelers above the age of 6 years
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Service animals allowed
Near public transportation
Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
NOTE: If a traveler needs to use stroller and wheelchair during the tour, he/she has to keep us informed about it in advance.
You are recommended to take cash money with you to pay admission fees at some museums.
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate