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Old and Modern Baku Tour

4 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup available
Offered in: English
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Overview

During this special organized tour guest will feel on time traveling. Tour will start from main entrance of old city and continue showing architectures from 12th century. Your guide will show around old city that was built during Oil boom which is happened at 19th century. You will hop on your minivan go to uppland park where you can see the panoramic view of the city, Tour will finish at Haydar Aliyev Cultural Center where is considered one of the most modern building.
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
Old and Modern Baku Tour
  • What is included/excluded

    Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    Professional guide
    Entry/Admission - Miniature Books

    Excluded
    Tips and gratitutes
    Entrance fees
    Dinner
    Entry/Admission - Palace of The Shirvanshahs
  • Departure & Return

    Gosha Gala Gapisi, Əziz Əliyev küçəsi, Bakı, Azerbaijan
  • What to Expect

    Itinerary
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Gosha Gala Tower, Baku Azerbaijan

    The tour will start from entrance of Double Gates which is also called Gosha Gala Gapisi. Your guide will be waiting for you there with the sign of Baku City Tours. First you will get short historical information about Baku city from Stone Age period

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Baku Old City, Neftchilar Ave, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

    Guests will have a Dinner at Traditional Azerbaijani restaurant and taste delicious Azerbaijani foods

    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Maiden Tower, Downtown Baku Old City, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

    The Maiden Tower is a 12th-century monument in the Old City, Baku, Azerbaijan. Along with the Shirvanshahs' Palace, dated to the 15th century, it forms a group of historic monuments listed in 2001 under the UNESCO World Heritage List of Historical Monuments as cultural property, Category III. It is one of Azerbaijan's most distinctive national emblems, and is thus featured on Azeri currency notes and official letterheads

    Stop At: Juma Mosque, Asaf Zeynalli 49, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

    visit Juma mosque which was built at 15th century

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Muhammad Mosque, 28 Kichik Qala Old City, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

    see muhammad mosque of siniq qala which has special historical facts

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Miniature Books, Gala lane, 1, Baku Azerbaijan

    visit the only museum of miniature books in the world, settled in the old part of Baku

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Palace of The Shirvanshahs, Baku, Azerbaijan

    see the Palace of the Shirvanshahs is a 15th-century palace built by the Shirvanshahs and described by UNESCO as "one of the pearls of Azerbaijan's architecture

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Ismailiyya Palace, Istiglaliyyat St., 10 Next To The Institute Of Manuscripts, Baku 1005 Azerbaijan

    The Ismailiyya Palace is a historical building that currently serves as the Presidium of the Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan. It is located on Istiglaliyyat Street in Baku.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Fountain Square, Baku Azerbaijan

    see fountain square



    Pass By: Philharmonic Fountain Park, Sabayil, Baku Azerbaijan

    see Filarmoniya Bağı, sometimes called Gubernator's or Governor's Park, is a park in Baku, Azerbaijan, next to Baku fortress. The park was established beginning in 1830.

    Stop At: Martyrs' Lane, Mehdi Huseyn Street Dagustu Park, Baku 1006 Azerbaijan

    visit uppland park and see best panoramic view of the city

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Pass By: Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, Mikayil Useynov, 28 The Seaside Boulevard, Baku 1001 Azerbaijan

    Azerbaijan Carpet Museum displays Azerbaijani carpets and rug items of various weaving techniques and materials from various periods. It has the largest collection of Azerbaijani carpets in the world. It moved to a new building on the Baku's seafront park during 2014 from its former location on Neftchiler Avenue.

    Stop At: Flame Towers, 1A, Mehdi Huseyn, Baku Azerbaijan

    Visit Flame towers when the led lights turned on

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Highland Park, Baku Azerbaijan

    Highland Park, located in the heart of Baku and one of the favorite leisure places of the local residents, is regarded as one of the most beautiful parks of the capital city for a long time.İt is the highest Point of the city where you can see the best panoramic view of the Baku. Another commonly known name of the park among people is Viewing Square. In Soviet era, this park was named after Sergei Kirov. The one particular reason that makes the Highland Park unique is that it has a panorama looking over the city, Baku bay, Seaside National Park stretching along the bay. That explains the reason the park was called “Highland”. Back in 30s of XX century when the general layout of Baku was in progress, this very fact was assumed as a basis and it was taken into account that the Highland Park built in this area would play an important role in general architectural composition. The park was built in the place of the old graveyard based on the design of architect Ilyin using the rich variety of limestone of the quarries of Baku. By the way, another old name of the park – the English park - is related to this graveyard. It is said that in 1920s, English soldiers who came to Baku after the Russian Emperor dethroned were buried here along with the victims of March events of 1918.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Baku Boulevard, Neftchilar avenue, Baku Azerbaijan

    Baku Boulevard is a promenade established in 1909 which runs parallel to Baku's seafront. Its history goes back more than 100 years, to a time when Baku oil barons built their mansions along the Caspian shore and when the seafront was artificially built up inch by inch.

    Pass By: Park Bulvar Baku, Prospekt Neftyanikov, Primorsky Bulvar, Baku Azerbaijan

    pass by first shopping mal in Baku

    Stop At: Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, Heydar Aliyev Avenue, 1/1, Baku 1033 Azerbaijan

    The Heydar Aliyev Center is a 57,500 m2 (619,000 sq ft) building complex in Baku, Azerbaijan designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid and noted for its distinctive architecture and flowing, curved style that eschews sharp angles.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Palace of Happiness, 6 Murtuza Mukhtarov, Baku 1005 Azerbaijan

    see palace of happinnes which was built 20th century

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Government House, Uzeyir Hajibeyov Street, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

    The Government House of Baku, also known as House of Government, is a government building housing various state ministries of Azerbaijan. It is located on Neftchiler Avenue and faces the Baku Boulevard.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • Additional info

    Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    Not wheelchair accessible
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    This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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