Take Shamakhi and Lahic tour, a day trip from Baku to the ancient city and the alpine picturesque village. You will have a fascinating excursion where you will see ancient mosques and medieval baths, visit workshops of highly skilled craftsmen and feel yourself up with the spirit of historical Azerbaijan.
Day 1: Baku – Shamakhi – Lahic – Baku
In the morning departure from your hotel in Baku to Lahic. On the way, visit Diri Baba mausoleum in Maraza village. Continue to Shamakhi and have a sightseeing of historical Juma Mosque, Yeddi Gumbez Mausoleum, and the Shirvan Shah's family grave yard. Drive through Girdimanchay River’s canyon to visit Lahij, the 5th century place rich in its historic and architectural values. Lahij is an ancient village with charming eye-catching sidewalks inlaid by stones. It is famous for medieval water supply and sewage systems as well as traditional workshops making jewelry, copperware, carpets, pottery, daggers, and iron tools. In the afternoon, drive back to Baku. Drop of at your hotel.
Duration of sightseeing tour: 8-10 hours
- Transportation as per itinerary;
- Sightseeing tour program in with local guide;
- Entrance tickets to sights as per itinerary.
Price does not include:
- Full board (lunches and dinners).