Skiing in Azerbaijan

Outdoor Activities in Baku

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Gabala is the beautiful part of Azerbaijan with a rich and ancient history. Sometime in the past this city (Kabbalah) was the capital of Caucasian Albania for 600 years. There is a great number of historical and cultural monuments of different eras in this region. Beautiful nature and well-developed infrastructure attract thousands of tourists to Gabala. Tufandag Resort is located 4 km away from the city of Gabala - the ancient capital of Caucasian Albania. The distance from the international airport of Gabala is 20 km, and 220 km from Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. Tufandag complex is well equipped and can accommodate up to 3,000 people at a time, restaurants, cafeterias, bars and recreation areas, ski school for adults and children, ski equipment rental and repair are operating on the territory of the complex. 
Gabala is the beautiful part of Azerbaijan with a rich and ancient history. Sometime in the past this city (Kabbalah) was the capital of Caucasian Albania for 600 years. There is a great number of historical and cultural monuments of different eras in this region. Beautiful nature and well-developed infrastructure attract thousands of tourists to Gabala. We will visit one of the most unique waterfalls of Azerbaijan - “7 gozel” waterfall. Also, we will have a chance to see beautiful Nohur lake. The largest open-air amusement park in Azerbaijan – Gabaland is also located in Gabala at the area of 16 hectares.Tufandag Resort is located 4 km away from the city of Gabala - the ancient capital of Caucasian Albania. The distance from the international airport of Gabala is 20 km, and 220 km from Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan.Tufandag complex is well equipped and can accommodate up to 3,000 people at a time, restaurants, cafeterias, bars and recreation areas, ski school for adults and children, ski equipment rental and repair are operating on the territory of the complex.The best hotel of the Tufandag resort – Qafqaz Tufandag Mountain Resort Hotel 5 * is located directly in the trail skiing area, right at the lower stations of the ski lifts.The trails of the ski resort of Tufandag Gabala have different complexity and are designed for advanced skiers, snowboarders as well as beginners. The total length of the trails is 17 km.Tour plan: • Setting out from hotel at 8:00 AM with airconditioned car • Driving to Shamakhi region. Visit to Sufi Dervish Mausoleum “Diri Baba” • Driving to “Nohurgol” Lake in Gabala region - The lake is surrounded by a forest, you can walk around the lake. Here you can relax, even sail boat on the lake • Visiting Tufandag Complex: Longest cable-car of the world - Whether for skiing, or just for memorable summer views of the Alpine scenery behind Gabala • Lunch in the local restaurant • Visiting Qabala Shooting Club - Shooting experience or   -“Yeddi Gozal” waterfall (Seven Beauties) • Driving to Gabaland - It’s not quite Disneyland, but Azerbaijan’s first theme park is a godsend for local families and has something for all ages. All rides are paid through a precharged cash card. It’s a Youth Entertainment center (karting, Ice rink and so on. interesting attractions) • Driving Back to Baku • Arriving to hotel around 9:00 PM  Included: • Transport (air-conditioned car) • Multilingual guide Not included: • Food • Entrance fees to attractions

What’s included

  • Driver
  • Guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
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