Hugged by the unrivaled mountainous beauty of Greater Caucasus, the immaculately preserved Gabala is a nature lovers’ paradise which blends its more than 2000 year old history with adequate modern touches.Gabala is considered a popular tourist destination due to the combination of a very good spring climate, woods along the mountains and beautiful nature was exploited by the construction of large numbers of hotels and apartments in city.
What is included/excluded
Hotel pickup and drop-off
English (upon request) Speaking Guide
Activities in Tufandag Mountain Resort Complex
Departure & Return
Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup time and location to be agreed 24 hours prior to the tour start date.
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Juma Mosque, Nariman Narimanov St., Shamakhi Azerbaijan
Juma Mosque located in Shamaki region was one of the oldest Muslim temples on the territory of Azerbaijan, in the South Caucasus and the entire Middle East. It was built at the time of Caliph Khalid Ibn Valiyad in 743 in honor of the arrival of his brother, Muslim ibn Valiyad, in Azerbaijan.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Diri Baba Mausoleum, Qobustan Azerbaijan
Diri Baba mausoleum was decorated with a mosaic and effective ligature by a calligraphist called “Dervish”.There is a unique monument – a two-storeyed mausoleum-mosque of the 15th century called “Diri-Baba”, located opposite an ancient cemetery – on the way from Baku to Shamakhi. Many legends and myths are connected to this place
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Nohur Lake, Azerbaijan
Lake Nohur with the magnificent view to Caucasus Mountains, fresh air and water is one of the most picturesque places of Gabala. The quiet atmosphere and bird sounds create an ideal relaxation environment to escape from the noise of the city. Although swimming in the lake is prohibited (the lake is also used as a reservoir and provides drinking water for Gabala and surrounding regions), it is a perfect place for fishing. Road to Lake Nohur is on the Baku-Gabala highway, near the village of Nohurqishlag.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Seven Beauties Waterfall, Vandam Azerbaijan
The famous Seven beauties waterfall consists of seven stages. The people believe that if you make a wish and be able to go up to the last – the seventh stage of the waterfall, it is necessarily true.There is a seasonal restaurant here. There is little sunlight trees, which is why it is always dark and cool here. This is one of Gabala’s most popular travel destinations.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Tufandag Winter Summer Tourism Holiday Complex, 4 km from Qabala City, Qabala Azerbaijan
Tufan Dag Ski Complex, one of the biggest mountain resorts in Caucasus located in Gabala Since 2009. Tufandag Winter-Summer Tourist Complex is located 4 kilometers far from Gabala city. The resort allows visitors to enjoy different extreme sports and tourism activities in the harmony with nature. Tufandag complex provides skiing in winter, going up to the mountains by cable cars in summer, mountain climbing by ATV quad bikes and other types of entertainment. Here are green and blue ski slopes for beginners and moderate skiers, and red and black ski slopes for professional skiers.
Duration: 4 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 at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate