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where to goin Azerbaijan

Baku
Baku

Baku

Walk around this UNESCO-protected site surrounded by 12th-century walls and discover the many cool things this marvellous old town has to offer. More

Guba
Guba

Guba

Discover Guba, a great place to experience the Caucasus Mountains and its timeless villages full of history. Explore its culture and traditions. More

Sheki
Sheki

Sheki

Visit Sheki, a small city off the forested slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains rich in Silk Road history and renowned for its fascinating architecture. More

Nakhchivan
Nakhchivan

Nakhchivan

Nakhchivan, an autonomous Azerbaijani republic, is a region of breathtaking landscapes, quaint villages and a cuisine distinct from the rest of Azerbaijan. It’s also scattered with historical monuments and a growing list of intriguing attractions. More

Khizi
Khizi

Khizi

Khizi region’s has unusually enticing landscapes, calm seas and marvelous mountains are waiting to be explored just a short distance from this capital city. More

Gusar
Gusar

Gusar

Azerbaijan’s ‘northern gates’ promise breathtaking Caucasus Mountains scenery home to some of the country’s highest peaks, a classy ski resort, traditional rustic villages and tasty Lezgi cuisine. More

Shamakhi
Shamakhi

Shamakhi

Visit Shamakhi. One of the most historic cities and Azerbaijan’s former capital surrounded by fine countryside and packed with cultural heritage. More

Ismayilli
Ismayilli

Ismayilli

Ismayilli is a region with lush mountains, forests, temples and villages where you can admire age-old crafts and enjoy culture and cuisine. More

Gabala
Gabala

Gabala

If you’re fed up of the concrete jungle, Gabala is the perfect getaway. Welcome to Azerbaijan’s outdoor resort hub, full of rustic hotels and great spas. More

Gakh
Gakh

Gakh

Discover Gakh and have some of the best views you’ll find of the Caucasus Mountains. Yoy may also enjoy wandering around the lovely city centre. More

Zagatala
Zagatala

Zagatala

Enjoy one of Azerbaijan’s most multicultural corners. Zapatala possesses historical relics, galore and some interesting culinary secrets. More

Ganja
Ganja

Ganja

Welcome to Ganja, the European Youth Capital in 2016 and the birthplace of legendary Azerbaijani poet Nizami. A historic city with a youthful spirit. More

Goygol
Goygol

Goygol

Discover one of the most picturesque regions in the country. Goygol is celebrated in poetry, paintings and songs as the country’s most loved mountain lake. More

Naftalan
Naftalan

Naftalan

Lay down and enjoy Naftalan, a unique resort town of international importance with the only healing naphthalene oil field in the world! More

Shamkir
Shamkir

Shamkir

Visit Shamkir, famous for its greenhouses, folk music, fresh agriculture and historical parks. Learn about its history and german heritage. More

Lankaran
Lankaran

Lankaran

If you love nature you should visit Lankaran, region wedged between the Caspian Sea and the lush Talysh Mountains; a place with unique natural diversity. More

Lerik
Lerik

Lerik

Mentioned by some historical writers, Lerik is blessed with nature so pure and peaceful it’s no wonder that it is known as the Land of Centenarians. More

Karabakh
Karabakh

Karabakh

Karabakh is a historical heartland of Azerbaijani culture which has been under occupation by Armenia and off-limits to travellers since 1994 – the end of the active phase of the Karabakh War. More

what to doin Azerbaijan

Explore Baku's Old City
Explore Baku's Old City

Explore Baku's Old City

Walk around this UNESCO-protected site surrounded by 12th-century walls and discover all the amazing things that this marvelous city within a city has for you. More

Discover Gobustan's ancient rock art
Discover Gobustan's ancient rock art

Discover Gobustan's ancient rock art

Uncover an astonishing collection of over 6,000 ancient petroglyphs charting ways of life dating back tens of thousands of years. More

Take a tour of the Sheki Khan's Palace
Take a tour of the Sheki Khan's Palace

Take a tour of the Sheki Khan's Palace

At the top of Sheki rests the Khan's Palace, an exquisite monument to the khanate period. See its wonderful architecture and learn about its history. More

Enjoy winter and summer adventures at Shahdag
Enjoy winter and summer adventures at Shahdag

Enjoy winter and 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. More

Stargazing at Shamakhi Astrophysical Observatory
Stargazing at Shamakhi Astrophysical Observatory

Stargazing at Shamakhi Astrophysical Observatory

Visit the largest astrophysical observatory in Azerbaijan. Established in the Soviet era and used to study the stars and secrets of the universe. More

Discover traces of Caucasian Albania near Sheki
Discover traces of Caucasian Albania near Sheki

Discover traces of Caucasian Albania near Sheki

Kish is a small village near Sheki. It is a monument of the ancient civilization called Albania. See its architecture and learn about its history. More

Bathe in Naftalan oil to relieve aches and pains
Bathe in Naftalan oil to relieve aches and pains

Bathe in Naftalan oil to relieve aches and pains

Naftalan is a resort named after a rare type of oil famous for its healing properties. Come and relax in luxury resorts and spas to get rid of all your aches and pains. More

Uncover Jewish traces in Baku
Uncover Jewish traces in Baku

Uncover Jewish traces in Baku

Since the early 1800s, Baku has been home to a vibrant community of Ashkenazi Jews. Explore and learn what marks they have left in the city. More

Relax at Baku’s traditional hammams
Relax at Baku’s traditional hammams

Relax at Baku’s traditional hammams

Discover centuries-old hammams like Agha Mikayil, Akhund and Tezebay to rejunevate in the traditional way: with warm water, saunas and all-over body scrubs. More

Feel the vibe of the Kur river in Mingachevir
Feel the vibe of the Kur river in Mingachevir

Feel the vibe of the Kur river in Mingachevir

Enjoy the pleasing views and peaceful atmosphere by the Kura river in Mingachevir, one of Azerbaijan's newest cities, where you can explore German traces, Soviet architecture and even beaches. More

From Village to City market
From Village to City market

From Village to City market

Baku's Kendden Shehere (From Village to City) market is a great place to visit to sample the best of Azerbaijan's fresh regional produce. Enjoy the bright colours, bargains and variety! More

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Stroll along Caspian seaside boulevard

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Shopping: boutiques & bazaars in Baku

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Explore Baku's Old City

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Explore Baku's Old City
Arts, culture and heritage

Stroll through Baku’s oil-boom architecture

Discover old Baku’s oil industry architecture, its details, buildings and the secrets behind them. Does it spark your curiosity? More

Stroll through Baku’s oil-boom architecture
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Experience the city of Shamkir

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Experience the city of Shamkir

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Here in Azerbaijan you can count on the help of our generous people in every step of your journey. Still, here is some useful information we’d like you to know before you jump on a plane.

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Visa

Visa

Find out if you need a visa to enter Azerbaijan and learn how to apply to get your e-visa. It is easy and fast. learn more

Practical information

Practical information

Planning a trip can get really complicated, so to make it easier for you here’s a list of all the things you need to consider when planning a visit to Azerbaijan. learn more

Azerbaijan through the seasons

Azerbaijan through the seasons

There’s plenty to see and do in Azerbaijan all year round, but every season has its own special vibe.  learn more

Useful vocabulary

Useful vocabulary

English and Russian are widely understood and spoken in the capital, Baku, but as you travel across the country knowing a few words of Azerbaijani will definitely enrich your experiences. learn more

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