Top things to do in Lerik

Restaurant in Lerik


Təbəssüm is a particularly appealing small-scale rural restaurant-resort that prides itself on not cutting down any trees. Indeed some foliage grows right ‘through’ the kitchen buildings. Long footbridges link dinin…
Museum in Lerik

Centenarians Museum

This modest two-room museum celebrates the statistically high proportion of centenarians among Talysh mountain people. Most famous was Şirəli Müslümov (aka Shirali Muslimov), cited as the world’s oldest man when he …
Viewpoint in Lerik


In and around Lerik there are numerous points from which to savour wide panoramas over highland fields and serrated crags. One relatively central option can be found by climbing the long stairway behind Flag Sq onto…