Goygol

luscious lakes pristine forest

Located in the western part of Azerbaijan, Goygol city and its surrounding countryside are one of the most picturesque regions in the country.

luscious lakespristine forest

Caucasian countryside with German spirit

Celebrated in Azerbaijani poetry, paintings and songs, Lake Goygol is the country’s best-loved mountain lake, set beneath the dramatic rocky peak of Mt Kapaz and ringed by thick green forests that turn golden in autumn. Maral Gol, which is nearby, is also very appealing. However, the Goygol region offer more than just Lake Goygol and the surrounding national park: here you can still feel the spirit of the German town that once existed here, and enjoy local wines still prepared based on the original German methods.

 

DID YOU KNOW?

Goygolinteresting facts

DID YOU KNOW?
INTERESTING FACT #1

Goygol was founded in 1819 by Germans from Württemberg.

INTERESTING FACT #2

Together with the Germans, Goygol was home to a small community of Assyrians, an ethnic group historically spread throughout the Middle East. 

what to doin Goygol

Visit German-inspired Goygol
Visit German-inspired Goygol
Arts, culture and heritage

Visit German-inspired Goygol

Ganja has an interesting culinary take on different delicious desserts and dishes. Don't forget tasting... More

Be inspired by Lake Goygol
Be inspired by Lake Goygol
National parks

Be inspired by Lake Goygol

Located in the Goygol National park, Lake Goygol is known for its stunning, crystal-clear water.... More

Tour the Goygol Winery
Tour the Goygol Winery
German heritage

Tour the Goygol Winery

Since 1860, Helenendorf, currently Goygol, is known as the birthplace of the wine industry in... More

Hiking along the Azgilli – Chiragli trail
Hiking along the Azgilli – Chiragli trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Azgilli – Chiragli trail

Walking along this trail connecting the Goygol and Dashkasan regions, you can enjoy magnificent views... More

Hiking along the Azgilli – Javadkhan trail
Hiking along the Azgilli – Javadkhan trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Azgilli – Javadkhan trail

Along this route connecting Azgilli village with the Javadkhan prak you can enjoy magnificent views of... More

Hiking along the Javadkhan – Azgilli trail
Hiking along the Javadkhan – Azgilli trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Javadkhan – Azgilli trail

Walking this route, which connects the Javadkhan peak with Azgilli village, you can enjoy magnificent... More

Hiking along the Javadkhan peak – Chiragli trail
Hiking along the Javadkhan peak – Chiragli trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Javadkhan peak – Chiragli trail

Walking along this route, which connects the Javadkhan peak with Chiragli village and therefore the... More

Hiking along the Chiragli – Azgilli trail
Hiking along the Chiragli – Azgilli trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Chiragli – Azgilli trail

Walking along this trail connecting the Dashkasan and Goygol regions, you can see magnificent views... More

Hiking along the Dastafur – Chiragli trail
Hiking along the Dastafur – Chiragli trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Dastafur – Chiragli trail

This trail connecting the Goygol and Dashkasan regions begins in Dastafur village, located on the... More

Hiking along the Chiragli – Dastafur trail
Hiking along the Chiragli – Dastafur trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Chiragli – Dastafur trail

This trail connecting the Dashkasan and Goygol regions begins in the uniquely beautiful Chiragli village,... More

Hiking along the Amirvar – Mahrasa trail
Hiking along the Amirvar – Mahrasa trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Amirvar – Mahrasa trail

Following this trail connecting the Dashkasan and Gadabay regions, you can see the Maiden Tower,... More

Hiking along the Soyugbulag – Mahrasa Temple trail
Hiking along the Soyugbulag – Mahrasa Temple trail
Marked trails

Hiking along the Soyugbulag – Mahrasa Temple trail

Walking along this trail connecting the Dashkasan and Gadabay regions, you can see the Maiden... More

Hiking along the Chiragli trail-Javadkhan peak
Hiking along the Chiragli trail-Javadkhan peak
Marked trails

Hiking along the Chiragli trail-Javadkhan peak

Walking along this route which connects the Goygol and Dashkasan regions, you can enjoy magnificent... More

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