hike to the gorgeous Ilisu waterfall

The Ilisu Waterfall is a stunnig landscape worth visiting. You can get to this 25 m high waterfall hiking or in a 4x4 if you feel a little adventurous.

hike to the gorgeousIlisu waterfall

Azerbaijan is home to many wonderful waterfalls, but the 25-metre high Ilisu Waterfall (also known as Ram-rama), which shoots over a dramatic cliff face in the Caucasus Mountains is Azerbaijan’s highest waterfall and considered something of a hidden gem by locals – the mountain views from here are wonderful. Reaching it requires hiking for about an hour up a fairly steep incline, although if you don’t fancy walking villagers in Ilisu will be happy to take you up the rocky road in a 4x4. Tip: visit in winter to see it dramatically frozen over.

hike to the gorgeous | Ilisu waterfall
USEFUL INFORMATION

weather and season

Air temperature

Current:
-3.3°C
Average:
-7.2 – 1.9°C / 19.0–35.4°F

Feel temperature

Current:
-8.4°C
Average:
-8.4 – 1.3°C / 16.9–34.3°F

Wind

Current:
  • Mostly sunny and cold
  • WNW
  • speed 9.3 km/h

When to go

  • Peak Season:
  • Spring, summer, autumn

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