Guba

unspoiled nature preserved traditions

A gateway into the majestic Caucasus Mountains, Guba is a glorious stretch of countryside and a great destination for lovers of ecotourism and outdoor adventures.

unspoiled naturepreserved traditions

Get closer to the clouds and relax your soul

Located in the north-east of Azerbaijan, Guba is a great place to experience the Caucasus Mountains. Timeless mountain villages are populated by diverse peoples and offer great hiking and ecotourism opportunities. In the city itself you can discover some intriguing culinary secrets while in the surrounding villages local women weave some of the finest carpets in the Caucasus.

 

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INTERESTING FACT #1

Women in Guba have been weaving carpets since time immemorial and today some ancient rugs from the region are kept in museums as far afield as the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

INTERESTING FACT #2

Unlike elsewhere, Guba’s traditional pakhlava sweets are actually usually cooked by men.

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Hiking Guba’s mountain villages
Hiking Guba’s mountain villages
National parks

Hiking Guba’s mountain villages

Discover an outstanding place, surrounded by beautiful mountain vistas, unique flora and fauna and some... More

Witness life in the remote mountain village of Khinalig
Witness life in the remote mountain village of Khinalig
Hiking

Witness life in the remote mountain village of Khinalig

Discover one of Azerbaijan’s top ethno-tourism spots and enjoy an intriguing local culture while experiencing... More

Visit the first Museum of Mountain Jews
Visit the first Museum of Mountain Jews
Family holidays

Visit the first Museum of Mountain Jews

Red Settlement is a truly unique place to visit. Characterized by its red-tiled roofs, this... More

Take carpet weaving masterclasses in Guba
Take carpet weaving masterclasses in Guba
Arts, culture and heritage

Take carpet weaving masterclasses in Guba

Carpets in Guba are traditionally woven in winter and considered some of the finest in... More

Take a masterclass of Guba cuisine
Take a masterclass of Guba cuisine
Food, drinks and nightlife

Take a masterclass of Guba cuisine

Learn how to cook the most delicious and traditional Guba sweets like pakhlava or bukma,... More

Play golf in the beautiful countryside of Guba
Play golf in the beautiful countryside of Guba
Outdoor Activities

Play golf in the beautiful countryside of Guba

If you are a golf and nature fan, you should visit Guba’s National Golf Club... More

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