FROM FIRE TO ICE

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İn  this tour we will introduce to you two faces of the country of miracles Azerbaijan. On the first day you will learn why everybody calls Azerbaijan ` The Land of Fire` . You will be closely acquainted with Ateshgah, an ancient fire worship temple, and you will see ' Yanardagh'  – The burning mountain. In the coming days, you will visit the northern regions of Azerbaijan and familiarize yourself with the daily life of the villages located in the foothills of the Caucasus Mountains and the lives of local ethnic groups. You will stay night in the ' Khinalug'  village which is one of Europe' s highest settlement points and will  discover local culture and cuisine on the place.Tour Duration: 8 DaysMaximum Number of People: 15Tour Type: Transport Based
Day 1 • Arrival in Baku  • Check in at the hotel (from 14:00) • Overnight in the hotel Day 2 • Breakfast in the hotel • City tour in Baku.Visiting the monumental, historical and architectural landmarks of the city • Lunch • Trip to The Ancient Zoroastrian Temple Ateshgah–Fire Temple.The Temple of Eternal Fire- Ateshgah- is an authentic Azerbaijani exotic.This territory is known for such unique natural phenomenon as burning natural gas outlets. The temple in its present state was constructed in the 17th-18th centuries. It was built by the Baku-based Hindu community related to Sikhs • Dinner and free time • Night in hotel Day 3 • Road with bus from Baku to Quba • City tour in Quba.Here you will enjoy not only authentic Quba carpets but also lots of historical sights: old mosques,the Palace (House) of the Quba Khan,medieval baths and a fortress • Road with bus (45 km) to Khinalug village • Night in the locals house in Khinalug village Day 4 • Breakfast • Khinalug tour.Khinalug is among the oldest continuously inhabited places in the world, with a history spanning over 5,000 years. There are also some other historical places such as a 12th-century mosque, a 15th-century mosque, and several ancient cemeteries between the mountains. • Lunch • Walking to Qaleykhudat village (6-7 km). Qaleykhudat is situated 2200+m in the foothills of Gizilgaya Plateau`s steep rocks,a bit away from Khinalug • Dinner • Night in locals house in Qalakhudat village Day 5 • Breakfast • Walking to Qiriz village (8-9 km). Giriz is located on 2000 m surrounded in one side steep deep canyon of Gudyalchay in other side steep rocky slopes of Gizilgaya. • Lunch ·Walking around of village and free time ·Dinner and night in locals house. Day 6 • Watching sunrise on the top of Mastargah mountain • Breakfast • Walking to Laza village (20-21 km), Lunch on the road. Laza village is at 1600+ m altitude, between the Shahdag plateau and the Gizilgaya plateau,in the Gusarchai river valley. • Night in locals house Day 7 • Breakfast • Walking to Laza waterfalls • Lunch • Walking to Kuzun village (6-7km) (Depends on weather). Kuzun village is at 1300+ m altitude, in the Gusarchai river valley. Road to Baku (200 km with bus) ·Dinner ·Night in the hotel Day 8 • Breakfast in the hotel • Free time • Check-out from the hotel and Departure

What’s included

  • Transfer
  • Accommodation
  • 3 time foods
  • Guides
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Insurance

What’s not included

  • Air tickets
  • Visa payment
  • Equipments
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