The amazing, rich historical, cultural and natural heritage of Azerbaijan attracts visitors from all over the world. Far from being all aout oil! Untouched nature, mineral springs, the world's only oil field treatment - naphthalene, a unique ancient architecture, unique culture, cuisine, and more contribute to the formation in Azerbaijan of all types of tourism: business, sport, medical, cognitive, hunting, exotic, beach and even gastronomic.
Things to do and see in Baku and Azerbaijan
The following is a small selection of buildings and places to visit in Baku and wider afield in Azerbaijan. These represent some important cultural and historic sites that will hopefully help you to gain an understanding of how Azerbaijan has become the country that it is today.
The hotel staff will be pleased to advise on transportation to and from the following:-
WALLED CITY (Old Town of Baku)
THE MAIDEN TOWER
PALACE OF THE SHIRVANSHAHS
THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AZERBAIJAN LITERATURE
THE HAYDAR ALIYEV CENTRE
BAKU MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AZERBAIJAN
THE CARPET MUSEUM
FIRE WORSHIPPERS TEMPLE
ABSHERON NATIONAL PARK
THE BIBI-HEYBAT MOSQUE
GOBUSTAN NATIONAL PARK
Please click on any of the above for factual information and a gallery of pictures.