Old City Tour + Baku City Tour
NAME: Old City Tour + Baku City Tour
DURATION: 09:00 – 17:00
- TRANSPORTATION SERVICE
- GUIDE SERVICE
- 0.5 L BOTLLE OF WATER PER PERSON
- ENTRANCE FEES INTO THE MUSEUMS
- PERSONAL EXPENSES
- EXTRA ORDERS IN THE RESTAURANT
09:00 – Meeting at the hotel by the guide. Transfer from the hotel to “Icheri sheher” Old Cty.
Near “Gosha Gala” your walking tour will start. Stroll the medieval heart of Baku the “Icheri Sheher” castle, discovering the mysteries and legends of “Icheri Sheher” (Old Town) Learn about the ruling dynasty of Azerbaijan lived in 11-14 centuries by visiting the “Shirvanshah’s Palace”.
The Maiden Tower also known locally as “Giz Galasi”, located in the Old City of Baku was built in the 12th century. İn addition, “Maiden Tower” together with the “Shirvanshahs’ Palace”, was inscribed in 2001 under the UNESCO World Heritage List of Historical Monuments as cultural property. “Juma” Mosque Located in the historic Icheri Sheher, the mosque has been rebuilt several times. The present Friday Mosque was built in 1899 under the financing of Baku merchant Haji Shikhlali Dadashov. A minaret, constructed in 1437, adjoins Friday Mosque.
11:00 – Transfer from “Icheri Sheher” Old City to “Heydar Aliyev” center.
“Heydar Aliyev” center is a building complex in Baku, Azerbaijan designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid and noted for its distinctive architecture and flowing, curved style that eschews sharp angles. The most attractive and interesting section of the Center, which is engaged in studying, promoting and protecting Heydar Aliyev’s heritage, is the Museum of Heydar Aliyev. Notable for its design and the application of cutting-edge technologies, the Museum is in harmony with the rest of the Center.
12:30 – Transfer from “Heydar Aliyev center” to seaside boulevard.
On the road you will see little“ Venice”. Here is walking.
13:00 – Lunch at the local restaurant.
14:30 – After lunch you will see Carpet Museum and little “Venice”.
Azerbaijan Staet Carpet Museum,also known as the State Museum of Azebaijan Carpet and Applied Art,is a museum located Neftchilar Avenue, in the center of Baku,Azerbaijan. The museum displays Azerbaijani carpets and rug items of various weaving techniques and materials from various periods.It is named after Latif Karimov and has the largest collection of Azerbaijani carpets in the world.
15:30 – Transfer from “Carpet Museum” to “National Flaq Square”.
You will see the biggest flag in the world.
16:00 – Transfer form “National Flaq Square” to “Highland Uploand Park”
Take a fresh breeze of the Caspian Sea and take incredible panoramic views of Baku. Admire the miraculous architectural mix of east and west contrasts. You will see Baku frim birdeye.
17:00 – Return to the hotel. Excursion finishes with good memories.