Gabala bears the name of the ancient Gabala city which had been the capital of ancient Albania locating 20 kilometers to southwest of the present center of the district.
Ancient Gabala was created as a city in the late 4th-early 3rd century B.C. and survived up to the mid 18th century A.C. A great many of changes occurred in the life of the city through the period of existence. Due to different historical events the city was damaged more than once.
Natural climatic conditions of the region open new perspectives for the development of tourism as well. The northern side of Gabala with various reliefs belongs to the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus mountain range, the central part to Alazan-Haftaran valley, the southern part to Ajinohur upland. This is not by accident that the highest mountain peak of the republic- Mount Bazarduzu (4466 meters) is located in this region.
DATE : 08-09.2017
PRICE : $650
Meeting at the airport.
Check-in at the hotel. Overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel
Departure from the hotel on the bus in the direction of “Inner City”
Walking sightseeing tour of the “Inner City” (Maiden Tower (XII century), Juma Mosque (XII century), Caravanserai’s (XIV-XV centuries)
Excursion to the museum complex “Shirvanshahs Palace” (XV century)
Walk through the National Park (Boulevard). With this you can see Philharmonic Hall, “Little Venice”,
The Museum of Mugam, and The Carpet Museum.
Visiting Heydar Aliyev Centre, Visit the Highland Park Observing the Panorama of the City Back to the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Gabala
Stop on the Way in Shamakhi: Visit the Yeddi Gumbaz Mausoleum (Mausoleum of the Ancient Shahs of Azerbaijan XIV c. Visit the Juma Mosque XII c. )
Photo stops at the Mughanly Canyon Accommodate at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. City tour of Gabala City
Ride to the Tufandag cable ride up the mountain 1660 meters above sea level.
Visit the Gabala Shooting Centre.
Back to the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel
Departure to the Baku.
Shopping tour in the evening.
Back to the hotel
Breakfast at the hotel.
Transfer to the airport
Included in the tour price
– Azerbaijan Airlines Flight ticket (Dubai – Baku – Dubai)
– Group transfer upon the tour program
– Accommodation at Baku and Qabala
– Breakfast at the hotel
– Guide Services
– Entrance fees to the museum