Key highlights

  • A full-day tour to Sheki and its architectural monuments
  • See the first mosque of the Caucasus: Juma Mosque in Shamakhi
  • Explore historical Albanian Church in Kish village
  • Taste specific local foods and sweets of Sheki region
  • Enjoy complimentary round-trip transportation from your hotel

Activity Schedule

GROUP tour, to be confirmed by TES Tour.

Start: 8 AM, Finish: 10 PM, Duration: 14 hours

 

Tour Program:

  • Pickup from hotel
  • Juma Mosque in Shamakhi: The oldest mosque of all Caucasus and Azerbaijan
  • Nohurgol Lake in Gabala
  • Visit to Sheki
  • Palace of Sheki Khans
  • Lunch
  • Visit to Karavansaray
  • Walking in Sheki city center, shopping.
  • Albanian Church in Kish village
  • Back to Baku, drop-off to hotel

 

Overview & itinerary

Sheki is located 675 m above sea level in the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus about 370 km away from Baku. The region around the city is a real natural wonder with beautiful landscapes, mineral water springs, forests and rivers. The majestic Palace of Sheki Khans is considered as one of the most beautiful architectural monuments of medieval Azerbaijan.

Inclusions & exclusions

Inclusions

  • Pick-up from your hotel, and drop-off back to your hotel
  • Professional tour guide
  • Comfortable transportation

Exclusions

  • Admission tickets
  • Lunch

Please note & additional info

Know before You book:

  • Children under the age 6 are free of charge
  • Hotel Pickup to be arranged after booking
  • Usually, pickup is 30 minutes earlier than the tour start time.
  • The tour might be multilingual

 

Know before You go:

  • Recommended to take some additional cash for shopping in Sheki.
  • Please contact TES Tour Baku at least 24 hours before travel to provide your accommodation details and arrange pickup.

 

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