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Windsurfing in Azerbaijan
Windsurfing in Azerbaijan
Adventure & sports

Windsurfing in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan’s first windsurfing school, Windsurfing Baku, is the perfect place to... More

Enjoy a boat trip on the Baku Boulevard
Enjoy a boat trip on the Baku Boulevard
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Enjoy a boat trip on the Baku Boulevard

The Seaside Boulevard is one of Baku’s must-see places. In addition... More

Discover Azerbaijan’s underwater secrets
Discover Azerbaijan’s underwater secrets
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Discover Azerbaijan’s underwater secrets

Home to nine different climate zones in a small area, Azerbaijan... More

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Embrace of nature Kükü village
Family holidays

Embrace of nature Kükü village

The village of Kükü is among the larger settlements of Shahbuz District. This village is home to a host of nature’s treasures. To find out about them, read to the end. More

Mount Hachadag divine Nakhchivan
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Mount Hachadag divine Nakhchivan

Nestled 6 km east of Kirna village in Julfa District, stands an icon of awe and reverence - Mount Hachadag. Towering at 2,415 m, this volcanic protrusion boasts steep, imposing slopes that etch a majestic silhouette against the Nakhchivan skyline. More

Lerik caves await explorers
Museums & galleries

Lerik caves await explorers

Lerik, a haven of tranquillity with its restorative nature and pure air, invites you to partake in its natural splendours. This region, reminiscent of an open-air nature museum, boasts stunning landscapes and splendid sites, including an array of ancient caves. More

Astara Boulevard oasis of seaside fun
National parks

Astara Boulevard oasis of seaside fun

This gem of a park spans a kilometre along the Caspian Sea, offering a delightful retreat to locals and visitors alike. Covering 6 hectares, with an additional 2 dedicated to the beach, it's a hub of relaxation and recreation for all. More

Walk in delight at the Caucasus’ largest park
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Walk in delight at the Caucasus’ largest park

Heydar Aliyev Park Complex, which has been transformed into one of the symbols of modern Ganja, offers a unique place where you can experience various types of activities all in one place, from leisurely wanders through the greenery to a wide variety of entertainment. More

Rest and reflect by Ganjachay
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Rest and reflect by Ganjachay

Ganja has long been known as a beautiful city, with the places that make it even more stunning adding a special charm to the urban atmosphere. More

Khan Baghi Park Ganja’s sanctum
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Khan Baghi Park Ganja’s sanctum

Ganja, which stands out due to its distinctive beauty, is not only rich in a wide variety of historical sites and monuments, but also in nature spots with centuries of history. Khan Baghi Park, immersed in the past, is one of these exceptional places. More

Families flock to GanjLand fun and leisure hotspot
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Families flock to GanjLand fun and leisure hotspot

People of all ages flock to ‘GanjLand’ Leisure and Entertainment Complex, which offers fantastic recreation opportunities to match everyone's taste. After exploring the historical sites of Ganja, this is just the place to come and unwind. More

Shahdag’s wild thrills  and placid pauses
Adventure

Shahdag’s wild thrills and placid pauses

Shahdag National Park, the largest in Azerbaijan, is a vast wilderness that offers an enthralling blend of adventure, serenity and biodiversity. As a haven for ecotourism, the park promises visitors an immersive experience of pristine lush forests, spectacular hiking trails and exhilarating encounters with endemic and endangered species. More

A rural reverie around Gabizdere
Hiking

A rural reverie around Gabizdere

How wonderful to wander among the green shades of nature, far from the frenzy of the city, exploring while you relax. The village of Gabizdere, situated in the rolling valleys of Zagatala, holds a special place in the hearts of tourists along the Northern and Western tourism routes of Azerbaijan. More

Gurgur Waterfall dazzles in all four seasons
Hiking

Gurgur Waterfall dazzles in all four seasons

Whether you visit in summer or winter, it makes no difference here, where the captivating landscapes of the area leave people in awe in all seasons. We are talking about Gurgur Waterfall in Guba District of Azerbaijan. The thrilling atmosphere created by this waterfall is so special that you will want to stay for quite a while to soak it all up. More

Sheki's Kish Adasi river island odyssey
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Sheki's Kish Adasi river island odyssey

Kish Adasi in Sheki District is a favourite resort for relaxation and equestrian experiences, nestled in the embrace of majestic mountains on an island between two branches of the River Kish. More

Hiking in Azerbaijan sustainability
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Hiking in Azerbaijan sustainability

The modern world, increasingly living in cities with convenient transport links, is great for some things, such as getting from home to work quickly and conveniently; but not so good for others, such as walking. Maybe that is why more and more people are escaping cities to discover the joys of doing what human beings were designed for - walking! More

Hit the bull’s eye at Baku Shooting Center
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Hit the bull’s eye at Baku Shooting Center

Baku Shooting Center waits for those who are used to always hit the target in life.   More

Birdwatching along the Nabran coastline
Birdwatching

Birdwatching along the Nabran coastline

This unique strip of Caspian coastline is known for the proximity between pristine forest and shoreline. Visit in spring to see eagles, owls, woodpeckers and treecreepers.  More

Birdwatching in Absheron National Park
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Birdwatching in Absheron National Park

Birders who visit this remote part of the Absheron Peninsula will be rewarded with sightings of a wealth of water fowl and waders.  More

Hooking a trout in sublime surrounds
Culinary master classes

Hooking a trout in sublime surrounds

The Zagatala Trout Fish Farm is a special agritourism site in Azerbaijan’s lush North West corner. Here, you can uncover the ins and outs of rainbow trout farming, take cooking classes and even catch your own dinner. More

Experience the mountains of Sheki on horseback
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Experience the mountains of Sheki on horseback

Sheki has always attracted travellers with its wonderful nature, historical monuments and architectural landmarks. But another adventure you won’t forget in Sheki is riding through its magnificent mountains on horseback. More

birdwatching
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Birdwatching in the Talish Mountains
Birdwatching

Birdwatching in the Talish Mountains

The Talish Mountains cover much of Azerbaijan’s south-eastern region and straddle the border with Iran. This vast area has several good birdwatching sites where birders can find some exclusive species. More

Birdwatching in Nakhchivan
Birdwatching

Birdwatching in Nakhchivan

Many birders consider Nakhchivan the highlight of a birdwatching trip to Azerbaijan for its many unique species. Birding here is also a great way to explore the region’s stunning landscapes. More

Birdwatching in Mingachevir
Birdwatching

Birdwatching in Mingachevir

The wetlands, lakes and steppes near the city of Mingachevir offer a varied and memorable experience for birdwatchers. More

Birdwatching in Besh Barmag Reserve
Birdwatching

Birdwatching in Besh Barmag Reserve

The Besh Barmag birdwatching site is a narrow coastal strip 90km north of Baku. Here birders can observe hundreds of different species migrating along the Caspian coast in spring and autumn. More

Birdwatching in the Caucasus Mountains
Birdwatching

Birdwatching in the Caucasus Mountains

The stunningly set mountain villages of Khinalig and Laza are great places for birders to see some of Azerbaijan’s most special bird species. Travel there for amazing birdwatching in the Caucasus Mountains. More

A trip to the village of Sim
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A trip to the village of Sim

You can join the hiking tours to Sim village, which is located in a short distance from Lankaran region. The forests and mysterious waterfall in the village, located in the territory of Hirkan National Park, will present you the natural beauty of the Talysh mountains. More

hiking in Azerbaijan
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hiking in Azerbaijan

With mountains accounting for almost 60 percent of Azerbaijan’s total area, you can enjoy memorable moments hiking through the stunning scenery and stopping at timeless rural villages to witness local life. There are many popular marked trails in the Greater and Lesser Caucasus Mountains, and some in the Talish Mountains. More

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Learn the secrets to a long and healthy life in Lerik
Arts, culture and heritage

Learn the secrets to a long and healthy life in Lerik

Lerik is a town and region sometimes called 'the land of centenarians'. And there's a good reason for it. Want to learn more? Come take a look. More

Explore Lankaran's nature reserves
National parks

Explore Lankaran's nature reserves

The swamps of the Gizil Aghaj and the Hirkan National Park are two wonderful natural reserves worth visiting. Adventure into the wilderness in Azerbaijan. More

Be inspired by Lake Goygol
National parks

Be inspired by Lake Goygol

Located in the Goygol National Park, Lake Goygol is beloved by Azerbaijanis for its crystal-clear water and stunning surrounding scenery. It lies 1,500m above sea level and is considered one of the most beautiful places in the country.  More

Hiking in Zagatala's mountains
Family holidays

Hiking in Zagatala's mountains

Jar is a wonderful countryside village in Zagatala from which you can take beautiful hikes to places like the Shamilovka plateau and its surroundings. More

Adventures in the great outdoors in Gabala
Family holidays

Adventures in the great outdoors in Gabala

Located at the foot of the Caucasus Mountains, Gabala is Azerbaijan's prime outdoors sports hub. If you are adventurous there's no better destination. More

soaring Khinalig conqueror of the Caucasus
Hiking

soaring Khinalig conqueror of the Caucasus

Welcome to Khinalig, one of the mountain villages located in the highlands of Azerbaijan. Here you can admire majestic mountains, cherish local culture and explore the stunning UNESCO World Heritage Site. More

Hiking Guba’s mountain villages
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Hiking Guba’s mountain villages

Discover an outstanding place, surrounded by beautiful mountain vistas, unique flora and fauna and some multi-ethnic traditional villas. Explore Guba! More

Explore Baku's mud volcanoes
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Explore Baku's mud volcanoes

Discover why the landscape around Baku is fulfilled by mud volcanoes, how are they formed and the meaning of its eternal flames. More

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