What to Expect
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Stop At: Highland Park, Baku Azerbaijan
Our first destination will be the Highland Park/Dagustu Park which is the highest spot of Baku. From here, we are going to see the panoramic view of the city from where we will be able to see major attractions like, Flame Towers, Parliament Building, State Tv Channel Building and Broadcast Tower, Martyrs’ Lane, Chrystal Hall, National Flag Square and many more. Later we will be walking through the Martyrs’ Lane to the stairs called "40 Stairs" where our driver will pick us up.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Baku Boulevard, Neftchilar avenue, Baku Azerbaijan
Baku Boulevard, also known as the National Seaside Park of Azerbaijan is the favorite promenade of many city residents and visitors and the second largest in Europe after the park on the banks of the River Seine in Paris. Its establishment goes back to more than 100 years, to a time when Baku’s oil barons built their mansions along the Caspian shore, and the seafront was gradually built up.Today, the National Seaside Park in Baku covers an area of 3,750 meters, and is located on the southern coast of the Caspian Sea. It starts at the National Flag Square and ends at the Freedom Square.The Boulevard area includes a number of museums, cultural facilities, malls and entertainment centres, including the modern panoramic amusement ride – the Ferry’s Wheel, which has a beautiful view over Baku Bay.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Baku Old City, Neftchilar Ave, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan
Thereafter we'll continue the tour program with Old City Walking tour. We are going to drive to the Double Gates to enter the Old Town. This tour is usually taking around 1-2 Hours. From Double Gates, starting the tour you will be able to see the Bukhara and Multani Caravanserais, Juma Mosque, Maiden Tower. Our Guide will explain to you the history of the Old Town, and its attractions mentioned above. After free time for photo session in front of the Maiden Tower we'll proceed to visit the Miniature Book Museum (if it is open), the biggest miniature book collection on earth that has a book with thickness of 0.75mm and consist of 22 Pages. Today, the museum holds a unique collection of over 5,600 books published in 66 countries around the world.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Palace of the Shirvanshahs, Zamkovskaya Side-street, 76 Icherisheher, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan
The next destination is Palace of Shirvanshahs – the pearl of the architectural heritage of Azerbaijan, the former residence of the rulers of Shirvan (the city from north-east of Azerbaijan), located in the heart of Baku. In addition to the palace, the incredibly beautiful complex includes the Divankhana courtyard, tomb, mosque from 1441, as well as the bathhouse and mausoleum of court scholar Sayid Yahya Bakuvi.
Duration: 40 minutes
Stop At: Nizami str. /Tarqovi, Baku Azerbaijan
Our last destination in the Baku City Attractions tour will be the Nizami Street a.k.a Fountains Square. We are going to have 15-20 minutes walk in order to see the beauty of the most happening street of the Baku with full of shops and nice restaurants. We'll also be able to see the magical fountains.
Duration: 15 minutes