Azerbaijan is currently involved into the implementation of huge energy projects. Oil and gas projects are successfully implemented in the Azeri Caspian sector. Azerbaijan is a country, which plays an extremely important role in the Caspian and Caucasian regions, particularly in the development of transport infrastructure in the Caucasus and the implementation of energy projects. It was the region's first country to explore the huge energy potential, to form an absolutely new economic model in the regional development, and to expand political and economic relations between Europe and Asia.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL to BAKU- Meeting in Airport Baku. Transfer to hostel.- BAKU CITY TOUR • Icheri Sheher - the Old City Baku • Highland Park (Dagustu Park), which commands a breathtaking panorama of Baku. • Flame towers, Şahidlər Xiyabani • Baku National Boulevard, the longest boulevard in the world • Carpet Museum • Fountains Square - Overnight at hostelDAY 2: DAY TRIP BAKU • Gobustan - The most popular day trip from Baku takes visitors to the petroglyph reserve above the Unesco-listed Qobustan Petroglyph Reserve protects thousands of stick-figure stone engravings dating back up to 12,000 years. • Mud Volcanoes - a whole family of ‘geologically flatulent’ little conical mounds that gurgle, ooze, spit and sometimes erupt with thick, cold, grey mud. • Ateshgah (Suraxani Fire Temple) - "Fire Temple of Baku" is a castle-like religious temple based on Persian and Indian inscriptions, the Zoroastrian place of worship. • Yanar Dagh: Burning Mountain is considered as “eternal fire” and fulfills the trip with unique and interesting experience. In the 13th century Marco Polo mentioned numerous natural-gas flames spurting spontaneously from the Absheron Peninsula. The only one burning today is Yanar Dagh.DAY 3: GUBA KHINALUG TOUR • Pickup from hotel • Stop-point at "Beshbarmag Dag" area: Atop a super-steep grassy ridge, Beshbarmag Dag is a distinctive split crag whose mystical crown of phallic rocks attracts (mostly female) pilgrims. • Khinalug Village: The most beautiful and interesting village of Azerbaijan, located on the Lesser Caucasus mountains. Amid sheepy Caucasian foothills and dramatic canyons lie Azerbaijan’s grandest mountain panoramas and its most fascinating villages. The fabled ancient village of Xınalıq is an unforgettable rustic getaway but the beautiful route from Quba is an attraction in itself. The road starts out through woodlands past a string of barbecue cafes, then navigates several canyons before emerging above the tree line into an almost deserted upland valley. • Visit to Khinalug Museum • To be hosted in a local house in Khinalug Village, Lunch • Free Time • Back to Baku, drop-off to hostel DAY 4: TRANSFER to AIRPORT- Breakfast at the hostel- Transfer to the airport, DepartureIncluded: • All entrance fees, • All transportations, • 3 night accommodation with breakfast in a hostel in Old City Baku. Excluded: • Catering • Your personal expenditures