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Arrive Baku Airport, meet our representative then transfer to hotel in Baku (approx. 45min) (check in time 14.30hrs). Seeing Baku at night is a very unique experience, as illumination of its buildings creates absolutely new images. Panoramic view from the Upland Park will reveal completely different city, full of colorful lights. The famous Flame Towers Baku complex boasts its lighting to be considered the best in the world according to the survey of skyscrapercity.com. From almost any part of the city you can easily see different visual characters in motion being reflected from the LED screens that fully cover the Towers. After that you`ll observe gorgeous Crystal Hall, Flag Square and Baku Ferris Wheel (Baku Eye), then take a short walk along Baku Boulevard to see buildings of the International Mugham Center, Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, and wander between the decorative stone bridges of so-called Little Venice. Then you will proceed with driving via Neftchilar Avenue that demonstrates 18-19th century buildings of Baku illuminated with the 20th century technologies. On the way you will see the historical buildings of Four Seasons hotel, Gadzhinskiy`s house, Puppet Theatre, Museum Centre, Government House, etc. After reaching Heydar Aliyev Centre designed by famous architecture Zaha Khadid you will take pictures next to the popular “I love Baku” sign and then return to the city center to stroll along pedestrian area of Nizami Street and Fountain Square, main points of tourist attraction in the evening. Overnight in Baku
Overnight stay: Baku
Meal: No Meals
Breakfast at the hotel. Pick up from hotel at 10:00. Absheron tour ( Ateshgah, Yanardag): Our first stop is Ateshgah Fire Temple in the village of Surakhani that for centuries has been attracting crowds of thrill seekers. Built in the 17th–18th centuries around naturally burning flames which were previously worshipped by Zoroastrians, the site then had become an important place of pilgrimage for fireworshipping Hindus until the 1880s. Today it houses a well-designed open-air museum. And the final stop of our “fiery tour” is State Historical, Cultural and Natural Reserve Yanardag (literary “Burning Mountain”), a complex built around the hill located on the top of the natural gas pocket causing continuous flame eruption. Most probably the fire has been burning in Yanardag for over 20,000 years. These natural flames were described by Marco Polo in the 13th century and continue to mesmerize those who visit the site.Gobustan & Mud Volcanos- Have you ever seen where one of the first civilizations has started? Seek no more, because Gobustan Historical-Artistic Preserve is exactly what you need! Included in the UNESCO heritage list, being one of the cradles of human civilization, Gobustan located barely one hour drive from Baku. It has an astonishing collection of over 6,000 ancient petroglyphs depicting the ways of life dating back as far as 40,000 years. Innovative technology will help you to get closer to the prehistoric times in Gobustan State Historical- Artistic Museum using itstouch screens provided with special multimedia programs, educational and entertaining games, interactive displays, 3D video, etc. Not far from Gobustan there is a second miracle that will amaze you no less than the prehistoric drawings on the rocks – these are Mud Volcanoes. NASA geologists have concluded that they are similar in structure to the hills on the planet Mars. Azerbaijan ranks first in terms of the number of mud volcanoes: 350 out of 800 mud volcanoes in the world are located here, one of which is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the largest in the world. To reach volcanoes you will have to drive through off-road deserted land on the cross-country vehicles. Overnight in Baku
Overnight stay: Baku
Meal: Breakfast Only
Breakfast at the hotel - Gabala tour Pick up from hotel at 10:00. Drive to Qabala Gabala is one of the most beautiful provinces of Azerbaijan with rich and ancient history. For 600 years the city named Kabala used to be the capital of Caucasian Albania, an ancient state that used to exist on the territory of modern Azerbaijan back in the days. The ruins of the ancient city and the main gate of Caucasian Albania had survived until today. Gabala region is rich with natural assets. Nohur Lake has a fabulous location with a spectacular view to the Caucasus Mountains. In winter it is gradually covered by thick ice. Yeddi Gozel (Seven Beauties) waterfall is situated near Vandam village in a mountainous area with dense forests. The name of the waterfall comes from the seven cascades falling from the highest peak of the mountain. Wooden stairs are leading to the very top. In spring and summer teahouses dot every mountain road, where guests can enjoy tea with traditional types of Gabala jam (for example, walnut or white cherry jam). Spend time in Tufandag Winter-Summer Tourism Complex which provides green and blue ski slopes for beginners and moderate skiers, as well as red and black slopes for professionals. It is possible to rent needed skiing equipment in the skiing center on the territory of the resort. If you want to take ski lessons, professional instructors will be at your disposal. Have a breathtaking drive in a cable car: four ropeways extending over 5.5 km will take you for a journey up to a mountain top at 1920 m height, opening spectacular views of Gabala and surrounding mountains. There are also other activities available, like hiking, snowmobiling and snowboarding. At Gabala Shooting Club in the village of Bum you can improve your aim and enjoy its beautiful natural surroundings. It is a multi-purpose and world-class shooting facility that can serve both as a recreational and entertainment center. Overnight in Baku
Overnight stay: Baku
Meal: Breakfast Only
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out from hotel. Departure transfer from Baku to GYD Airport
Meal: Breakfast Only
inclusions / exclusion
- All applicable taxes
- 24X7 support of our local representative at destination
- 20 kg check-in baggage + 07 kg hand baggage
- Sightseeing Tours as per Itinerary on shared basis
- English Speaking Guide
- Arrival and Departure Airport transfers in Baku
- Accommodation in Standard Room with Breakfast
- 3Night Accommodation at 4* Hotel in Baku in mentioned hotel or similar
- Two-way economy class flight ticket from Sharjah by Air Arabia
- Any other item not mentioned in above inclusions
- Tips of any nature i.e. drivers, guides etc
- Any expenses of personal nature such as porterage, laundry, wines, mineral water, food and drink not in the regular menu provided by us, mini bar, telephone calls, pay channels etc.
- Cost of PCR Test if required
- Lunch, Dinner or any meals other than what is mentioned in ’Package Inclusions’
- Cost of excursions not mentioned and local guides availed of by the passengers
- All entrance tickets / fees
- Travel Insurance
- Visa Charges if needs to apply through embassy Early Check In or Late Check out
- Azerbaijan e-visa (Normal Category)| Urgent E-visa charge
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MERIDA HOTEL BAKUBaku, Azerbaijan
MERIDA HOTEL BAKUBaku , Azerbaijan
Location: By choosing the Merida Hotel Baku you will not only get an opportunity to admire the beauty of the city, but also with our help will be able to plunge into the refined atmosphere of our Capital of Culture and Multiculturalism! We offer an individual approach to each client, pay attention to any additional requests, and also guarantee the maximum safety of our guests! Security is assured by an electronic access system, a 24-hour video surveillance system, and improved safeguarding. In addition, the territory of our Parkway Inn Hotel & Spa is free of smoking!
Facilities: Free high speed Wi-Fi, Air Conditioning, Safe deposit box, Hair dry, soft slippers, and all bath accessories,TV
Accommodation: Standard Room