Things to Do in Azerbaijan
The Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum not only has a rich collection of carpets and artefacts, but it is also a research centre of traditional carpet weaving art. For the carpet enthusiasts, we can arrange a carpet specialist to accompany you on your visit in the Museum for a more in-depth discussion on the collection and exhibits on display.
Similarly, for the outdoor lovers, while you are admiring the historical rock art in the Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape, you can stretch your legs with a hike pre or post this tour with a local guide providing in-depth knowledge of the area.
Shaki Khan Palace
Visit the Palace of Shaki Khans, a grand palace that acted as the summer residence for the Shaki Khans. Explore this two-floor masonry structure admiring the murals, stained-glass windows, fountains and decorative tiles.
Absheron Peninsula: Fire Temple & Burning Mountain
Admire the UNESCO-listed Zoroastrian Fire Temple of Ateshgyakh and the Burning Mountain Yanar Dagh.
Azerlime Carpet Manufacturing Centre
Gain insights in the carpet-waiving processions, how the nets are made, coloured, as well as a show room of ready-made carpets.
Candy Cane Mountains
Enjoy a surreal day trip out to Candy Cane Mountains.
Caspian Sea in Private Yacht with Black Caviar & Champagne Tasting
Enjoy a private yacht cruise around the Baku Bay with a picturesque view of the Baku skyline. During the cruise, you will also enjoy black caviar and champagne tasting.
Dinner at Shirvanshah Museum Restaurant
Enjoy a sumptuous dinner while soaking in the opulent atmosphere of Azeri heritage.
Today, you will learn how to make a traditional cuisine called dolma, made from grape leaves stuffed with meat, at the Sheki's Karvansaray.
Drive through Azeri Countryside
Enjoy a scenic drive with stops at Daribaba Mausoleum, Djuma Mosque, Yeddi Gumbaz royal mausoleum and enjoy a Caspean yogurt and butter-making experience with a local family.
Gobustan Rock Art & Mud Volcanoes
Be dazzled by the rock carvings of Gobustan National Park and the bizarre Mud Volcanoes.
Join a pastry chef to unravel the culinary secrets behind the makings of this super-sweet dessert.