Group size: 2-14 persons
Old & Modern Baku Group Tour is a kaleidoscope of bright colors, Orient, and European glitz. The land of fire, as Azerbaijan is often called, will reveal its entire beauty during this fascinating tour across the city. The country, located at the crossroad of civilizations, has absorbed the best of two worlds: ancient palaces, luxurious caravan-sarays, and numerous artisan shops right next to grand skyscrapers. Discover the gem of the Caucasus together with us.
Meet your guide near the entrance to the Old City, called Gosha Gala Tower. Start your walk in Icheri Sheher – the old part of the city. You will see the famous Maiden Tower, Shirvanshahs’ Palace, described by UNESCO as "one of the pearls of Azerbaijan's architecture”, and Juma Mosque, which was built in the 15th century. You will pass by the unique Miniature Book Museum, and Ismailliyya Palace, a historical building that currently serves as the Presidium of the Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan. You will pass by the National Carpets Museum, the reachest bank of Azeri carpets. Continue to Highland Park, one of the most beautiful parks of Baku; see Martyrs’ Lane, called ‘Shehidler Khiyabany’ among locals. Further, you will see Baku Boulevard. End of Old & Modern Baku Group Tour.
Duration of sightseeing tour: 3-4 hours
Operation days and times: Everyday. 10:00; 19:00
- All transfers;
- Sightseeing tour program with a local guide.