Journey on the Silk Road in Azerbaijan Tour along the famous caravan route of old to discover caravanserais in Baku and Sheki, palaces in Nakhchivan, bathhouses in Ganja and mosques and temples in Shamakhi and Absheron. Prepare to be welcomed by hospitable residents in Lahic, one of the oldest villages in the country, and to enjoy the sights, aromas and delicious tastes of enduring Silk Road traditions all along the way.
Ancient Azerbaijan, once a Silk Road gateway between China and Europe, can still be experienced by 21st century travelers through historic relics, amazing architecture and traditions passed down through the centuries. Cities, small towns, villages and remote locales all guard treasures of the past that shed light on history and on the culture of Azerbaijan today.
Your guide and driver will pick you up from your Baku hotel to begin your tour:
Your private tour of Ganja, led by an experienced local guide, will include the following:
Early in the morning, transfer from your Baku hotel to the airport. Take a morning flight to Nakhchivan (405km, 1hr 30min). Upon arriving to Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, meet your local guide and driver to begin your sightseeing tour to the following: