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Half-Day Baku City Sightseeing Tour

By Baku Explorer
4.9/5
Price is £68per traveller*

Features

Free cancellation available
6h
Mobile voucher
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Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Vehicles and venues disinfected
Guides required to wear masks

Overview

  • Dig into the past, present and future of Baku in Half-Day Baku City Sightseeing Tour. Whether you are a first-time visitor or just want to know more about the city, this tour is for you. You will discover the major sights of Baku located both in old part of Baku called “Ichari Shahar” and more modern parts of seaside boulevard, uphill parks and buildings. You will get to know the evolution of Baku since its establishment in 5th century through Soviet era up to its independence. Your guide will lead you along the most remarkable monuments and buildings, so you can take memorable shots on your way. Half-Day Baku City Sightseeing Tour covers most of the sights you can visit and see.

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Half Day Tour 10:00

Non-refundable
6h
Starting time: 10:00

Price details

Price is £68.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £68.00
£68.00

Total

Price is £68.00
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £45.34

Tour with Lunch Break Included 10:00

Non-refundable
6h

3 Course Meal : 3 course meal included for the lunch break in a traditional restaurant.

Starting time: 10:00

Price details

Price is £90.67 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £90.67
£90.67

Total

Price is £90.67
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £64.23

Half Day Tour 12:00

Non-refundable
6h
Starting time: 12:00

Price details

Price is £68.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £68.00
£68.00

Total

Price is £68.00
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £45.34

Tour with Lunch Break Included 12:00

Non-refundable
6h

3 Course Meal : 3 course meal included for the lunch break in a traditional restaurant.

Starting time: 12:00

Price details

Price is £90.67 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £90.67
£90.67

Total

Price is £90.67
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £64.23

Half Day Tour 16:00

Non-refundable
6h
Starting time: 16:00

Price details

Price is £68.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £68.00
£68.00

Total

Price is £68.00
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £45.34

Tour with Lunch Break Included 16:00

Non-refundable
6h

3 Course Meal : 3 course meal included for the lunch break in a traditional restaurant.

Starting time: 16:00

Price details

Price is £90.67 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £90.67
£90.67

Total

Price is £90.67
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £64.23

What's included, what's not

  • Professional local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Palace of the Shirvanshahs
  • Entry/Admission - Maiden Tower
  • Entry/Admission - Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Baku Funicular
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transport
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
  • Dənizkənarı Milli Park, 92 Neftçilər Prospekti, Bakı, Azerbaijan

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Baku Old City, Neftchilar Ave, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

As soon as you meet your guide at the exit of Icharishahar metro station, we will enter Baku Old Town, called “Icharishahar”. Old Town of Baku is a beautiful maze, full of narrow streets, surprising sights, old wooden balconies, stone roads and an atmosphere that you'll never forget. A discovery by itself, every time you visit this part of the city. Your guide will tell you stories of locals about the Old Town and how it was changed and developed throughout the history.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Miniature Books, Gala lane, 1, Baku Azerbaijan

Museum of Miniature Books used to be in the Guinness Books of World Records until recently, but still it has a great collection of miniature and even almost microscopic books. A small museum that will be our first stop on our way to discover more!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Palace of the Shirvanshahs, Zamkovskaya Side-street, 76 Icherisheher, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

Next, enter the Shirvanshahs’ Palace, the central part of ancient Shiranshahs kingdom and dive into the spirit of Islamic civilisation while passing through the courtyard and king’s private rooms. Get to know the history of the palace and visit the mausoleums that witnessed many troubles for the past two centuries.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Maiden Tower, City centre Baku Old City, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan

Second place we will visit is the most remarkable and mysterious monument – the Maiden Tower, built in the south-east part of the Old Town. Once you immerse yourself into the experience of discovering such extraordinary building, you will know why it is considered as the symbol of Baku.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Baku Boulevard, Neftchilar avenue, Baku Azerbaijan

Before we head to Baku Boulevard, we will have an hour long lunch break, so you can take some rest, but also enjoy national dishes made by the soulful Azerbaijani people. Our guide will give you few options for lunch and it's completely up to you what to eat and drink. If you choose Food & Drinks included option when booking, your guide will take you to a national restaurant located in the city centre.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, Mikayil Useynov, 28 The Seaside Boulevard, Baku 1001 Azerbaijan

After we enter Baku Boulevard, we will head to the Carpet Museum. The museum is a must see if you are in Baku at least for a day.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Baku Funicular, Baku Azerbaijan

Enjoy the ride in a funicular while getting a short glimpse of Baku city up above from the hills of Baku.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Flame Towers, 1A, Mehdi Huseyn, Baku Azerbaijan

Right by the Martyrs' Lane, you will see the Flame Towers, famous for their unique modern architectural design.

Stop At: Martyrs' Lane, Mehdi Huseyn Street Dagustu Park, Baku 1006 Azerbaijan

Martyrs' Alley is an exhibition of Azerbaijanis' courage against Soviet occupation. Get a glimpse of the end of totalitarian Soviet regime during our visit of Martyrs' Alley.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Dagustu Park (Upland Park), Mehdi Huseyn Street Near Martyrs' Lane, Baku 1006 Azerbaijan

At the Uphill Park, you will get a chance to see stunning view of the city. Great spot for selfies to show off your visit to Azerbaijan! :)

Duration: 15 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitised between use

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Masks required
  • Masks provided
  • Hand sanitiser provided
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Baku Azerbaijan

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Icherisheher, Baku, Azerbaijan
    • Baku Azerbaijan

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