Sightseeing, Art & Culture
Duration: 8 hours
During one-day Baku city tour you will witness glowing image of Orient and European culture. The land of fire, as Azerbaijan is often called, will expose its entire beauty during this remarkable tour across the city. The city, located on the crossroad of civilizations, has immersed the best of two worlds: antique palaces, luxurious caravanserais, abundant shops right next to grand skyscrapers. Observe the elegance of the Caucasus together with us. Contemporary Baku is the biggest cultural and industrial center of Azerbaijan, one of the most visited cities, dazzling with its beauty, gracefulness and attractiveness of a first-class resort. A huge number of attractions, matchless architecture, museums, temples, mosques, cultural monuments, palaces and ancient buildings keep the admirable endowment of the Azerbaijani people. This unequaled tour will open doors for you in the history of the past and present, will familiarize you with the beauty of the country, fill with absolute impression from a productive program. You will get acquainted with the city in the afternoon and apprised with it at night, having made an evening walk among the beautiful lights of the incredible city. The uncommon excursion program is occupied with unique facts and different places. Our professional guide - is a specialist with notable erudition in the field of art, history, culture and with rich skills who will tell you a lot of unique facts.
Program of the tour
10:00 - The beginning of the excursion - Passage along the main highways, streets and avenues of the contemporary part of Baku - Acquaintance with architectural buildings, theaters, museums, squares, sculptural monuments and monuments of the 19th-20th centuries - Alley of Honorable Burial of distinguished personalities of the country and Memorial Alley Shahidlar Khiyabani - Baku Mountain Park, an observation surface with a panoramic view of the incredible city and the sea harbor of Baku Bay
13:00 - Lunch time: Our guide will recommend you restaurants with ethnic cuisine at equitable prices
14:00 - Historical tour of the venerated part of the city "Ichari Shahar" (Old City) - Fortress walls and defensive towers (XV-XVI centuries) - Mosques "Juma" (XIX century) and "Sons of Gala" (XI century) - Tower temple "Giz Galasi" or "Maiden Tower" (VII-XII centuries) - The medieval Bath and Market Square (XV - XVI centuries) - Karvansaray complex (XIV - XVI centuries) - Carpet, souvenir and antique shops and craft shops - Complex "Shirvanshahs Palace" (XII-XV century) - the famous former residence of shirvanshahs - Seaside Boulevard and the State Flag Square - Fountain Square - Pass by Flame Towers - Pass by Government House - Pass by Heydar Aliyev Center - designed by architect Zaha Hadid - Pass by State Philharmonic Hall - Pass by Mugam Center - Pass by Little Venice of Baku - Pass by Carpet Museum
18:00 - Return to the hotel