Sheki is one of the most ancient cities that habituated by people more than 2700 years in the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasian Mountains. Majority of architectural buildings that built between 16 th -19 th centuries were well preserved. For centuries Sheki was the center of silkworm breeding and silk production center and located on the silk road. Due to its very soft climate, the soil of Sheki is very good for different kinds of fruits and vegetables. Shaki is must see destination in Azerbaijan which is very famous as a touristic destination too. Shaki famous with it`s nature, culture, history, tradition and of course with cuisine. You will feel the history in this city while walking in the streets especially at evening time. You will love to see local citizens, their daily life and etc.
Day 1 : Baku
We will pick up you from Airport and will transfer to your accommodation with 4-5 km radius to city center. For the first day you can have a rest, and enjoy Baku`s streets.
Day 2 : Baku
Our tour guide will meet you on the lobby of hotel at 10 am. and you will be guided to below destinations:
1. Old City Baku (History of Maiden Tower, Shirvanshah`s Palace and traditional hamams. Then we will visit ABAD handmade souvenirs shop which is social project for supporting small family businesses.
2. Haydar Aliyev Museum - Exhibitions and museums about history of Azerbaijan (Entrance fees included)
3. Highland Park visit (The best view to Baku)
4. Carpet Museum (Entrance fees included)
5. Boat tour on Caspian Sea (VIP tickets included.
Note: Boats are operating only in clean wheather) -Drop off to hotel (approximately at 5-6 pm.
Day 3 : Sheki
On the third day we will go to Shaki city which is about 4 hours far from Baku. In Shaki we will visit main attractions:
1. Upper Caravanserai.
2. Sheki Khans Palace.
3. Historical Museum.
4. House of Hand Crafts which you can buy original handmade works for a very reasonable price.
5. Sheki Albanian Church.
Day 4 : Baku
Transfer from Shaki to Baku and directly to Airport.
Inclusions in tour are as follows:
Accommodation : Accommodation within 5-6 km radius to city center with 3-4 star.
Guide : English-speaking local guide.
Transport : Car is provided with air condition.
Optional Extras : Fridge Magnets (2 per person).
Followings are not included in tour:
Flights : Flights not included.
Insurance : Travel insurance is not covered in the tour price. You can organize travel insurance with your preferred insurance company.
Meals : Meals not included.