Private Guba&Khinalig Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Russia

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With Private Guba&Khinalig Tour, you will be able to discover the natural sites of Azerbaijan as well as to see and discover life in an isolated village called Khinalig which is located 2350 m. above the sea level. With this tour, you will be able to see beautiful Qachrash Forest, Mastargah Waterfall, Khinalig Village and many more. The trip to the Village will be done by 4x4 Soviet Lada Niva Cars if the weather conditions won't allow your private car to go to Khinalig. All the costs included in the price.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: MestDergahAfter reaching to the Guba city the first destination will be the Khinalig Village. If the weather will be rainy or snowy you will change your vehicle to the 4x4 Lada Niva Cars. On the way to the village, you will stop at the Qacrash Forest for taking photos and visit the Mastargah Waterfall which is a natural and beautiful waterfall.Duration: 40 minutesStop At: State Historical, Architectural and Ethnographic Reserve Khinalig, Khinalug, Guba-Khachmaz RegionThe road from Khinalig is mountainous and the view is very beautiful. That is why you will stop also in several places to enjoy the view and take photos. After reaching the village you will have a short walking tour in the village. You will also visit the castle-like museum that some antiques from the ancient times.Khinalig Village that belongs Guba region of Azerbaijan is also a famous destination for the tourist who is visiting Guba. Khinalig village is the highest and remotest village of Azerbaijan located in the Caucasian Mountains with the attitude of 2350 m above the sea level. The population of the village is around 2000 people and they are speaking the language that is unique to them. Temperature varies from -20 to +18 from winter to summer.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Quba XalçaçılıqAfter reaching to the Guba City you will change the Lada car to your main vehicle. You will visit the handmade carpet factory of Guba to see how the women of the City making carpets on the steady devices using only their hands and eyes. To make 1 wool carpet it takes 4-5 month approximately.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: “Giləki” sinaqoqu - Hilaki synagogueAfter the Carpet Factory, you will also visit the Red Village. It is the suburb settlement of Guba city and home for around 1000 Mountain Jews. During the Soviet time, the number of people in the village was around 16,000. After the independence of Azerbaijan, most of the population moved Russia and Israel.Red Village is full of Villas and expensive buildings as well as Synagogues and a Jewish school. Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Private transportation
  • Entrance Tickets to Museums
  • Hotel Pick Up/Drop Off
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • All Fees and Taxes

What’s not included

  • Any Meals
  • Personal Expenses