Baku Old City, Baku

4.7
The nation's first World Heritage Site, Baku Old City seamlessly blends Eastern and Western cultural influences within its tall historic walls. Built during the medieval period, the city's ancient core contains numerous prominent monuments, including its iconic 12th-century tower and 15th-century palace. Immerse yourself in the friendly atmosphere as you wander through the bustling narrow streets and explore neighborhoods often named after a nearby mosque or guilds such as shipbuilding, blacksmithing, or cart-driving. Surrounding cafes and restaurants serve up refreshments and inexpensive local delicacies. A visit to Baku Old City represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Baku trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • my beautiful city is BAKU. Maiden Tower, boulevard different five-bed hotels, what delicious blup.....
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  • Many small shops selling tourist stuff. Quite nice to walk around the narrow streets and get a feel for what it might have been like.  more »
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