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Full-Day Baku City Tour

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    Stop At: Highland Park, Baku Azerbaijan

    Highland Park - the landscaped terraces of which overlook the city and give the best view over the Baku Bay, National Flaq Square and Seaside Boulevard. 

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, Mikayil Useynov, 28 The Seaside Boulevard, Baku 1001 Azerbaijan

    State Museum of Azerbaijani Carpet - being brilliantly photogenic, the museum, designed in the form of a huge folded carpet, also houses ceramics, 14th-century metalwork, bronze-age jewellery and the vast collection of 10,000 carpets from the 17th to the 20th century.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, Heydar Aliyev Avenue, 1/1, Baku 1033 Azerbaijan

    The Heydar Aliyev Center, which was designed by renowned architect Zaha Hadid and completed in 2012, is rumoured to be one of the most expensive buildings in Europe per square meter. Its rolling, flowing design made waves within architectural, engineering, and design circles garnered it much prestigious and international recognition.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Fountain Square, Baku Azerbaijan

    Our next destination is Fountain Square where offers a romantic and dynamic atmosphere, especially in the night time. Here you will have a chance to see the most remarkable architecture and stunning avenues of this fast-growing cosmopolitan city.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Baku Old City, Neftchilar Ave, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

    The 4th stop of our travel itinerary is Baku's Old Town, or "Icherisheher". Icherisheher is the pearl of Azerbaijani architecture and culture. There are many galleries and exhibition halls in Icherisheher where you can see and purchase the works of various artists, sculptors and master craftsmen.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Palace of the Shirvanshahs, Zamkovskaya Side-street, 76, Baku Azerbaijan

    The most recognisable monuments of Old City is Palace of the Shirvanshahs, an expansive building that is a testament to Azerbaijan’s impressive architectural heritage. ​This monument of universal value, one of the pearls of Azerbaijan's architecture is located at the highest point of Icherisheher. Within the Palace complex there are the Divankhana (reception hall), the Tomb of Shah, the residential building of Shirvanshahs, the Tomb of Seyid Yahya Bakuvi, Murad’s Gate (the only monument of the 16th century), the Tomb of Shirvanshahs’ Family, the Shah Mosque and the Palace bath-house.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Maiden Tower, Downtown Baku, Baku Azerbaijan

    The most ancient monument of Icherisheher is the Maiden Tower – symbol of the of Baku. Some evidence suggests that the construction of the Tower might have been as early as the 7th-6th centuries BCE.

    Duration: 25 minutes
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Firstly thank to Orkhan to have been so meticulous in planning the tour, he was in touch few days before and suggested changes which were to our advantage. The tours was so well planned, in a comfortable vehicle and of course very informative. We loved...More

    Thank LinF1401
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    It was a really nice trip, Orkhan our tour guide was very friendly and informative, he gave us detailed information about places we visited.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank murafiq
    Reviewed May 9, 2019

    If you are visiting Baku then this tour is a must. Our guide for the day was Orkhan, what an absolute star! He speaks perfect English and is very knowledgeable and passionate about his home city. We were picked up at our hotel at 10.00...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank JoLanza_9
    Reviewed May 3, 2019

    I attended twice the Baku city tour once in a private tour and once in a group tour. I have the best memories of both tours -despite the difficult weather of the first tour- as they were really excellent. Very kind, helpful, patient and knowledgable...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank maria S
    Reviewed April 25, 2019

    We only had a very short stay - great way to get a glimpse of Baku and information on the country. Lovely guide, professional management. Would recommend!

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Lukas S
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