Azerbaijan to join 22nd General Assembly and Symposium in Florence

18.01.2020 [09:42]
As a part of the Days of Azerbaijani Culture in Italy, Azerbaijan will be the 2020 Guest Country of the 22nd General Assembly and International Symposium “Building Peace through Heritage – World Forum to change through Dialogue“, to be held in Florence, Italy ...

Serbian news portal highlights Azerbaijan`s tourism opportunities

14.01.2020 [14:37]
Serbian www.pressserbia.com web portal has published an article on Azerbaijan`s tourism potential. The article provides an insight into the history of Azerbaijan, Baku and its architecture, the Oil Rocks and other places of interests ...

Grand Egyptian Museum expected to attract 5M visitors annually

10.01.2020 [14:54]
The Egyptian Cabinet issued an infograph Wednesday indicating that the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) will attract more than 5 million visitors annually, according to Egypt Today. The infograph also clarified that the GEM will be the largest archaeological museum in the world to be dedicated ...

Egypt begins moving Luxor sphinxes to Tahrir Square

29.12.2019 [13:59]
Egypt’s Antiquities Ministry on Friday has begun moving four of the sphinxes in Luxor’s Karnak Temple, relocating them to Tahrir Square, according to the Egypt Independent. Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly instructed that a specific timetable be drawn up to complete ...

Italian tourism portal highlights Azerbaijan’s mud volcanoes

14.12.2019 [13:42]
Italy`s tourism portal “video.corriere.it” has published an article highlighting the mud volcanoes in Azerbaijan. The article also features a video presentation. The article says that the mud volcanoes, located in Gobustan ...

Malaysian tourism companies keen on expanding cooperation with Azerbaijan

06.12.2019 [12:12]
Representatives of 220 Malaysian tourism companies continue their visit to Azerbaijan. Co-organized by the Malaysia’s GM Travel House company and Azerbaijan’s Embassy in this country, the visit aims to boost cooperation with the Azerbaijan`s tourism companies ...

Azerbaijani exotic: feijoa

03.12.2019 [15:45]
The nature of Azerbaijan is generous with gifts. Of particular note are the fruits grown in the country. Delicate peaches, juicy citrus fruits, fragrant strawberries, unusual medlar and persimmons, and many others. However, there is such a fruit in ...

National Geographic Traveler Magazine names Azerbaijan “Best Excursion Tour Destination”

29.11.2019 [17:09]
Azerbaijan has won “Best Excursion Tour Destination” by the National Geographic Traveler Awards 2019, an annual traveler award held by the Russian edition of the US National Geographic Traveler magazine. The publication annually holds a vote for the best tourist destinations among the most ...

Azerbaijan joins BSEC working group`s tourism meeting

26.11.2019 [18:21]
An Azerbaijani delegation is attending the joint meeting of the working group on culture and cooperation in tourism of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) in Istanbul, Turkey. The event brings together representatives of the ministries of culture and tourism of 11 member countries ...

US tour operators get acquainted with Azerbaijan`s tourism potential

01.11.2019 [09:23]
US tour operators have met with representatives of about 70 tourism companies of Azerbaijan in Baku to familiarize themselves with the country`s tourism potential. They exchanged views on tourism services offered in Azerbaijan as well as bilateral cooperation prospects ...

Azerbaijan joins Global Healthcare Travel Forum

30.10.2019 [10:34]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Ruslan Guliyev, President of the Azerbaijan Health and Thermal Tourism Support Association, has participated in the International Healthcare Travel Forum (IHTF) 2019 held in Amman, Jordan ...

Yanar Bulag – unusual fire spring

21.10.2019 [12:19]
The coastal Astara region of Azerbaijan is lushly forested and is known especially for its citrus fruits. Rising rapidly behind this narrow fringe, the first phalanx of wooded hills are vaguely evocative of South-East Asia with big slightly sparse tree cover on ...

Azerbaijan`s tourism promoted at Pakistan Travel Mart expo

10.10.2019 [12:25]
Fourteen Azerbaijani travel companies have exhibited their products and services at Pakistan Travel Mart (PTM) exhibition held in Karachi. The companies highlighted Azerbaijan`s potential in various areas of tourism, as well as the county`s attractions, hotels, national cuisine, and tourist routes ...

Azerbaijan`s stand installed at 12th Black Sea Tourism Forum in Varna

10.10.2019 [09:25]
Azerbaijan`s Embassy to Bulgaria has installed a national stand at the 12th Tourism Black Sea Forum in Varna, Bulgaria. The stand promoted tourism potential and culture of Azerbaijan, featuring souvenirs, samples of national cuisine, wines, booklets and other printing material ...

National Parks of Azerbaijan and their inhabitants

09.10.2019 [16:18]
In Azerbaijan, there are nine national parks scattered throughout the country and characterized by high natural diversity. They are inhabited by hundreds of species of rare representatives of the fauna and flora listed in the Red Book. Unlike nature reserves, which, as a rule, do not allow tourists, National Parks are open to the public ...

Baku sightseeing

08.10.2019 [16:14]
By the 11th and 12th centuries, Baku had become a large commercial seaport on the Caspian Sea. For safety reasons, the Shirvanshah dynasty initiated a large-scale building project to strengthen the city’s fortification works. A fortress, protected ...

Naftalan - white gold of Azerbaijan

26.09.2019 [18:23]
Azerbaijan is extraordinarily generously endowed with a variety of natural resources that are used in medicine. Many of them, such as thermal springs, therapeutic mud, salt caves are scattered all over the country. But one natural phenomenon is so ...

Khinalig - Azerbaijan`s ancient village

24.09.2019 [15:21]
Khinalig is the ancient village in Azerbaijan. The village is located an hour drive along a new road from Guba city. Khinalig has developed its own culture and traditions, and even its own language. The village is over 5,000 years old. For centuries, this ...

Azerbaijani delegation attends 23rd session of UNWTO General Assembly

11.09.2019 [17:59]
An Azerbaijani delegation is attending the 23rd session of the UNWTO General Assembly in St. Petersburg, Russia. The event brings together over 1,100 delegates, including 65 tourism ministers and deputy ministers ...