8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

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8 days in Azerbaijan Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Baku
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Gusar
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Gabala
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Khizi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Abu Dhabi

4
nights
Baku

Baku
A truly contemporary city criss-crossed by history, Baku offers everything from the modern elegance of the Flame Towers to the medieval UNESCO-listed Old City at its core.
Go for a jaunt from Baku to Gobustan to see Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape about 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Yanar Dag, steep yourself in history at Baku Old City, enjoy breathtaking views from Flame Towers, and find something for the whole family at Ferris Wheel.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Baku day trip site .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Baku is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Abu Dhabi in April: high temperatures in Baku hover around 19°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Gusar.

Things to do in Baku

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Gobustan State Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Baku Old City
Baku Old City
Yanardag ©
Yanardag
Ferris Wheel
Ferris Wheel

1
night
Gusar

Gusar ©
Azerbaijan's "northern gates" promise breathtaking Caucasus Mountain scenery, home to some of the country’s highest peaks, a classy ski resort, traditional rustic villages, and tasty Lezgi cuisine.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): hike along Shahdag Mountain Resort, then walk around Nariman Narimanov Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tengya Alty Gorge.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Gusar trip planning app .

Drive from Baku to Gusar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Gabala.

Things to do in Gusar

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Tengya Alty Gorge
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Shahdag Mountain Resort ©
Shahdag Mountain Resort
Tengya Alty Gorge ©
Tengya Alty Gorge
Nariman Narimanov Park
Nariman Narimanov Park

1
night
Gabala

Gabala ©
If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): get your game on at Gabala Shooting Club, then get all the equipment you need at Tufandag Winter Summer Tourism Holiday Complex, and then find something for the whole family at Gabaland.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Gabala trip maker site .

You can drive from Gusar to Gabala in 5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Gabala can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Khizi.

Things to do in Gabala

Parks Theme Parks Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Tufandag Winter Summer Resort ©
Tufandag Winter Summer Resort
Gabaland ©
Gabaland
Gabala Shooting Club ©
Gabala Shooting Club

1
night
Khizi

Khizi
Khizi's swirling pink mountains are quite simply an extraordinary sight to behold.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Candy Cane Mountains.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Khizi day trip planning website .

Explore your travel options from Gabala to Khizi with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Khizi

Parks Nature
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Candy Cane Mountains
Candy Cane Mountains

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