During the day tour, you will get acquainted with the city of Guba, take a ride to the ski resort of Shahdag. If you love active rest and snow makes you excited and full of adrenaline, then the tour "Mountain skiing Shahdag" is exactly what you need!
What is included/excluded
Hotel pickup and drop-off
English (upon request) Speaking Guide
Lunch & Dinner
Activities in Shahdag Mountain Resort
Entry/Admission - Shahdag Mountain Resort
Departure & Return
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from any hotel located in the city center.
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Qechresh, Azerbaijan
Qechresh is one of the largest villages in the Guba region. It is located 12 km from the district center. There are many recreation centers in the village. The area is covered with forest on all sides. Qechresh is famous for its natural springs and plants. The wild walnuts, hazelnuts, cranberry, hawthorn, hips, apples, pears and pine trees grown there. As for the animal world, the village is a home for gazelles, wolves, bears, foxes and other animals. It is also possible to catch fish in Gudjalchay, which gives a special beauty to the village.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Quba, Quba, Guba-Khachmaz Region
The Red Settlement is located across the Kudyal River from the larger town of Quba. It is the primary settlement of Azerbaijan's population of highland, or mountain Jews who make up the population of approximately 4,000. The most widely spoken language in Red town is Juhuri. Red town is considered to be the world's last surviving shtetl. The settlement is sometimes referred to as the Red Town or the Red Village, possibly because of the red tiling used on many of the roofs. Other sources attribute the name to the protected status the town received during the Soviet period, when it was shielded from persecution during World War II.
Duration: 40 minutes
Stop At: Shahdag Mountain Resort, Gusar-Laza Road KM 29, Qusar Azerbaijan
The resort has an amazing location. Surrounded by the Greater Caucasus, the Shahdag Mountain Resort commands a stunning panorama, almost 2,500 metres above sea level. Three cableways lead up from the centre of the resort. The longest is 1,800 m with 101 seats for four people each. The cableway rises to the top of a peak where a glamorous glass restaurant is to be built soon. An artificial lake is also to be constructed, which will operate as an ice rink in winter and picturesque pond in summer. Azerbaijan’s ski-friendly regions are a spectacular change of scenery and a real breath of fresh air. Breathtakingly beautiful, the mountains and pistes are pure magic and sure to leave any visitor spellbound. The raw landscapes and the Caucasian mountains make skiing there an unforgettable, once in a lifetime experience.
Duration: 5 hours
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate