If you are planning a trip to Azerbaijan, visiting Baku is a must. This unexplored city has so much that you would not like to miss out on. But, what to expect while visiting this city? What are its delicacies and its attractions? How are the people like in the city? Don’t worry, We will answer all your questions.
Baku, the beautiful city of Azerbaijan is on the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and the Middle East and has a very diverse culture, religion, and cuisines. You can think of this city as “mini Dubai”, because of it’s architecture and it’s tourist attractions, it is divided into the old Baku and the new. The people of this city are very friendly and it is very safe for women and children. The locals will make you feel at home.
Let’s talk about the most important thing….THE FOOD!!
Baku is the land of exploding cultures and cuisines, and when it comes to these temptations, you would love the traditional Azerbaijan food. You must try the Kebabs, Dolma, The coffee, Azeri tea, and the sweets. There are a few very famous restaurants, Nergiz restaurant, Shirvanshah Museum Restaurant, Dolma Restaurant.
The Tourist Attractions you must visit-
1. Baku Old City Tour
This part of the city says a lot about the history of Azerbaijan. It is the heart of Baku with Maiden tower, The Palace of Shirvan Shahs, Museum of History, Nizami Street, Teze Pir Mosque and so much more
2. Gabala Tour
Gabala is filled with rich infrastructure and ancient history, It is 220 km from Baku. You should visit the Nohurgol Lake, where you can walk in the cool breeze, relax and sail boat on the lake, Gabala Shooting club,Yedi Gozal waterfall, is in the mountains although it is hard to climb up till the waterfall still, it is must a visit. Chukhur Gabala, the archeological site with the historic remains of Gabala.Gabaland, theme park for a fun family time.
3. Flame Tower
The trio Skyscraper of Baku, you will enjoy the astounding view from this major landmark. You can see the whole city from up here. They look even more beautiful at night with the LED screens on the building.It is the tallest skyscraper in Baku Azerbaijan with a height of 190 meters
You would want to take a stroll along the sea, this place makes you feel so calm and relaxed. The view of the beautiful sky and the windy weather of Baku will make it a perfect experience for you.
Now you are all set to visit the astonishingly beautiful city, we’ve left you with absolutely no reason why you would not want to take a trip to Baku. You should get your bags packed and your passport ready now!