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Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour

2 days (Approx.)
Hotel pickup available
Offered in: English
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Overview

Sheki is a small and beautiful town of Azerbaijan. It is surrounded with green nature and mountains. Sheki is well known also with its cuisine, sweeties and humour stories. You will love to talk with Sheki citizens. 

Shaki is surrounded by snowy peaks of the Greater Caucasus, which in some places reaches 3000–3600 m. Shaki's climate includes a range of cyclones and anticyclones, air masses and local winds. The average annual temperature in Shaki is 12 °C. In June and August, average temperature varies between 20 and 25 °C.

The mountain forests around the area prevent the city from floods and overheating of the area during summer. The main rivers of the city are the Kish and Gurjhana. During the Soviet rule of Azerbaijan, many ascended to Shaki to bathe in its prestigious mineral springs.
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
Sheki - small, historical and cultural city of Azerbaijan 2 days, 1 night tour
  • What is included/excluded

    1x Breakfast
    Accommodation included: 1 night
    Overnight accommodation
    Driver/guide
    Local guide
    Entry/Admission - Sheki Khan's Palace
    Entry/Admission - Church of Kish

    Excluded
    Food and drinks
  • Departure & Return

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please type your pickup address.

    Airports

    • Heydar Aliyev Intl Airport, Baku Azerbaijan


    Ports

    • Port Baku Towers, Baku, Azerbaijan


    9:00 AM
  • What to Expect

    Itinerary

    Day 1: Transfer from Baku to Sheki

    Stop At: Diri Baba Mausoleum, Qobustan Azerbaijan
    On our tour to Sheki we will visit sightseeings on the way. First destination will be Diri Baba Mausoleum in Maraza settlement.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Juma Mosque, Nariman Narimanov St., Shamakhi Azerbaijan
    Juma Mosque in Shamakhi - The first mosque in the Caucasus
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Lahic, Lahic
    Visit the famous ancient and historical village of Azerbaijan. At winter season it is not appropriate to go to the Lahic village.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Oguz, Oguz, Shaki-Zaqatala Region
    Visit Xal-Xal Waterfall
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Nohur Lake, Azerbaijan
    Great Lake surrounded with forest. You can walk on the shore and you can sail a boat. We will have 1 hour time to enjoy there and there is a restaurant which you can get lunch.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Sheki, Sheki, Shaki-Zaqatala Region
    Arrival to Sheki and check-in at your hotel.
    Duration: 12 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Boutique hotel in Sheki including breakfast

    Day 2: Sheki city tour

    Stop At: Sheki Khan's Palace, Sheki 0055 Azerbaijan
    The Palace of Shaki Khans in Shaki, Azerbaijan was a summer residence for the Shaki Khans. It was built in 1797 by Muhammed Hasan Khan.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Sheki Fortress, Ahundova Av. 205, Sheki 5500 Azerbaijan
    Upper Caravanserai - Caravanserai – is a historical monument in Sheki, a part of which is used as a hotel.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Church of Kish, Sheki Azerbaijan
    Albanian Church at Kish village - In the 1st century A.D. St. Elishe, a disciple of Thaddeus of Edessa, arrived at a place called Gis, where he built a church and recited a liturgy. The church became the "spiritual center and the place of enlightenment of people of the East".
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Sheki, Sheki, Shaki-Zaqatala Region
    Visit Sheki historical museum, try Sheki`s cuisine at local restaurant and shop national famous sweeties.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Baku, Baku, Absheron Region
    Back to Baku
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Hotel Pickup

    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.
  • 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
    Wheelchair accessible
    Infant seats available
    This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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