Private Old City & Modern Baku Tour

4 hr

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Baku City Tour starts with Icheri Sheher (literally “Inner Town”). In actual fact, it is a historical and architectural reserve. The Icheri Sheher is often referred to as a fortress because this island of history is separated from the modern city by thick walls. The Old City territory includes the Shirvanshah Palace, Maiden Tower,bath-houses, Baku Khans’ House and also numerous rich residences of the ХIХ century.

Then we will head to Baku National Boulevard which...
Baku City Tour starts with Icheri Sheher (literally “Inner Town”). In actual fact, it is a historical and architectural reserve. The Icheri Sheher is often referred to as a fortress because this island of history is separated from the modern city by thick walls. The Old City territory includes the Shirvanshah Palace, Maiden Tower,bath-houses, Baku Khans’ House and also numerous rich residences of the ХIХ century.

Then we will head to Baku National Boulevard which is the favorite resting place of the Baku residents and capital guests, stretching for a long way along the seashore. The Baku Boulevard is picturesquely planted with chestnut, plane trees, and palms. The boulevard abounds with modern cafés and restaurants, cinema theatres and fountains. From there, you will be taken by car to Highland Park (Dagustu Park), which commands a breathtaking panorama of Baku.
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Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Flame Towers, 1A, Mehdi Huseyn, Baku Azerbaijan

Flame towers - Completed in 2012, this trio of sinuous blue-glass skyscrapers forms contemporary Baku’s architectural sig­nature. The design was conceived as a set of flames, driven from the ground up one of the main hills of Baku. Fire symbolizes energy and eternity and also goes back to the ancient worship of this element.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Highland Park, Baku Azerbaijan

Baku's Upland Park is the highest point in the Azerbaijani capital, opening a panoramic view of the city and its bay. The city's residents and visitors often come here to see a bird's eye view of Baku and just have a walk.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Baku Boulevard, Neftchilar avenue, Baku Azerbaijan

The Boulevard along the Caspian is beautiful, several kilometer-long parkways that is a real gem of...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Flame Towers, 1A, Mehdi Huseyn, Baku Azerbaijan

Flame towers - Completed in 2012, this trio of sinuous blue-glass skyscrapers forms contemporary Baku’s architectural sig­nature. The design was conceived as a set of flames, driven from the ground up one of the main hills of Baku. Fire symbolizes energy and eternity and also goes back to the ancient worship of this element.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Highland Park, Baku Azerbaijan

Baku's Upland Park is the highest point in the Azerbaijani capital, opening a panoramic view of the city and its bay. The city's residents and visitors often come here to see a bird's eye view of Baku and just have a walk.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Baku Boulevard, Neftchilar avenue, Baku Azerbaijan

The Boulevard along the Caspian is beautiful, several kilometer-long parkways that is a real gem of the city. Baku Boulevard (also known as National Park) is a promenade established in 1909 which runs parallel to Baku's seafront. Its history goes back more than 100 years, to a time when Baku oil barons built their mansions along the Caspian shore and when the seafront was artificially built up inch by inch. The park is about 3 km and 750 m in size and located on the south coast of the Caspian Sea.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, Mikayil Useynov, 28 The Seaside Boulevard, Baku 1001 Azerbaijan

We enter inside of this beautiful building. By the way, the 1st floor is non-chargable and we can see a lot of different types of carpets over there. Also, it is a modern museum that was built in 2014.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Little Venice, Baku Boulevard, Baku 1005 Azerbaijan

Inspired by Venice, these canals blend well in the environment and points of interest on Baku Boulevard

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku Azerbaijan

Heydar Aliyev center - In 2007, Zaha Hadid was appointed as the design architect of the Center after a competition. The Center houses a conference hall (auditorium), a gallery hall and a museum. The project is intended to play an integral role in the intellectual life of the city. Located close to the city center, the site plays a pivotal role in the redevelopment of Baku.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Baku Old City, Neftchilar Ave, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

Icheri Sheher (literally “Inner Town”) – the historical and architectural reserve includes the Shirvanshah Palace, Synyk kala minaret, Maiden Tower, Medieval Market Square, Icheri Sheher Archaeological Museum, Seyid Yahya Bakuvi mausoleum, caravanserais, Mollahana, numerous mosques, madrassahs, bath-houses, Baku Khans’ House, also numerous rich residences of the ХIХ century. Note: The entrance to the Old City is free, but there some museums which require a fee to enter there like Maiden Tower and Shirvanshah's palace.

Duration: 2 hours

Important Details

Included
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Parking Fees
Not Included
  • Entry/Admission - Heydar Aliyev Center
  • Entry/Admission - Little Venice
  • Lunch - Food & Drinks
  • Entrance fees (Maiden tower, Carpet museum, Shirvanshahlar palace,Heydar Aliyev center)
  • Entry/Admission - Baku Old City
  • Entry/Admission - Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.