winter & summer adventures at Shahdag

This is the perfect place to enjoy at any time of the year. Come in winter for the skiing, snowboarding and cosy resorts, and in summer for hiking, cycling and other mountain adventures.

winter & summer adventuresat Shahdag

winter & summer adventuresat Shahdag

For skiing enthusiasts tired of the traditional slopes, Azerbaijan’s two ski resorts in the Caucasus Mountains are a spectacular change of scenery. The luxury resorts at Shahdag have world-class amenities, 14 well-prepared slopes, friendly instructors and diligent staff. Piste quality is ensured by state-of-the-art snow guns and accessed by a brand new network of world-class cable cars and ski lifts. For more advanced skiers, black runs await at the Tufandag Mountain Resort in Gabala. But even for non-skiers there’s plenty to do: besides rental and repair shops, both resorts are well equipped with cafes, bars and restaurants; and both are open in summer, allowing visitors to soak in the fabulous scenery all year round and enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling and paragliding.

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USEFUL INFORMATION

weather and season

Air temperature

Current:
0.7°C
Average:
0.7 – 8.5°C / 33.3–47.3°F

Feel temperature

Current:
-2°C
Average:
-2 – 7.6°C / 28.4–45.7°F

Wind

Current:
  • Cooler; a little p.m. rain
  • NW
  • speed 14.8 km/h

When to go

  • Peak Season:
  • Winter, summer

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