In Azerbaijan, which is an integral part of the Turkic world, since ancient times they have been breeding horses. Today there are more than 425 breeds of horses around the world, two of which appeared in Azerbaijan - the Karabakh and the Dilboz breed ...

Baku Expo Center to host HOREX Caucasus 2018

07.03.2018 [16:07]
The 12th Caucasus International Hospitality Exhibition “Everything for Hotels, Restaurants and Supermarkets”, HOREX Caucasus 2018 will be held from April 5 to 7 at Baku Expo Center. HOREX Caucasus is the sole trade event for the hospitality industry of ...

What to do in spring in Azerbaijan

04.03.2018 [15:31]
The arrival of spring in Azerbaijan is a time of grace. It was during this period that the country celebrates the awakening of nature - Novruz Bayramy. Another important event is connected with the rich musical heritage of Azerbaijan. In March, the ...

Colorful villages of Azerbaijan: Khinalig

01.03.2018 [12:32]
65 km from the center of Guba - one of the northern regions of Azerbaijan, there is an ancient mountain village - Khinalig. The territory of the village is declared a state historical-architectural and ethnographic reserve, due to which it is compared ...

Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism Fair to be held in April

22.02.2018 [18:08]
The 17th Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism Fair, AITF 2018 will be held at Baku Expo Centre from April 5-7. For many years now, the exhibition has remained relevant and has kept on delighting its guests and visitors with tourism opportunities in various destinations ...

Azerbaijan promotes its tourism potential in international fair in Bulgaria

20.02.2018 [19:02]
An Azerbaijani stand popularized the country`s tourism potential, as well as its history, traditions, culture within the international HOLIDAY & SPA EXPO in Sophia, Bulgaria ...

Caspian European Club tourism committee holds session

16.02.2018 [17:02]
Baku has hosted the closed session of the tourism committee operating within the Caspian European Club. In the course of the session held under the chairmanship of the head of the tourism committee Elshan Rahimov, the executives ...

Azerbaijani delegation attends OIC culture ministers 10th conference

07.02.2018 [11:16]
The 10th conference of the tourism ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is underway in Dhaka, the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. The ministers are to talk about tourism potential among 57 member states and discuss ways to ...

Gabala to host 11th Session of Islamic Conference of Tourism Ministers

06.02.2018 [18:12]
The 11th Session of the Islamic Conference of Tourism Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will be held in Gabala, Azerbaijan in 2020. Gabala was also elected as the Tourism Capital of the OIC for 2020 ...

Azerbaijan, Indian tourism associations sign memorandum of cooperation

02.02.2018 [20:19]
Azerbaijan Tourism Association (AZTA) and the Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation. The memorandum was signed during the international tourism fair SATTE 2018 held in Delhi ...

İtalian news agency highlights Yanardag Natural Reserve

25.01.2018 [19:58]
The Italian leading “Askanews” news agency has published an article highlighting Azerbaijan’s Yanardag State Historical-Cultural and Natural Reserve. Headlined “Azerbaijan. A museum on the Silk Road which thinks in Italian” provides an insight into one of the most famous ...

Azerbaijan wraps up its chairmanship of WTO Executive Council

19.01.2018 [19:02]
The Chairmanship of the Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization (WTO EC) has passed from Azerbaijan to Argentina at a solemn ceremony attended by representatives of its member states. ...

Azerbaijan attends international tourism fair in Spain VIDEO

18.01.2018 [11:19]
An Azerbaijani delegation is participating in the international tourism fair, FITUR, in Madrid, Spain. Azerbaijan`s pavilion features the presentation of the country`s tourism potential, including must-see-places, cultural and ...

More than 200,000 Turkish tourists visit Azerbaijan annually

16.01.2018 [12:55]
More than 200,000 Turkish citizens visit Azerbaijan annually, said Chairman of the board of Record Tourism Travel Agency Mustafa Kiper. He emphasized that, totally 8 million 62 thousand Turkish tourists visited foreign countries in 2016. While some of ...

Famous Culture Trip magazine highlights Azerbaijan’s tourism potential

10.01.2018 [23:59]
The famous Culture Trip digital magazine has published an article on tourism potential of Azerbaijan, highlighting its most popular sights and destinations. Author of the article, headlined “11 amazing reasons to visit Azerbaijan”, Sam Bedford praises Azerbaijan`s favorable ...

USA Today: Baku among off-the-radar cities to explore in 2018

07.01.2018 [22:30]
USA Today has named off-the-radar cities to explore in 2018, putting Baku at the top of the list. The list was recommended by Sal Lavallo who at 27 is one of the youngest Americans to have visited all 193 UN member states ...

‘Van Shopping Fest-2018 may boost tourism sector between Azerbaijan and Van’

16.12.2017 [10:14]
“Van Shopping Fest-2018 may boost tourism sector between Azerbaijan and Van,” said chairman of Turkey`s Van Chamber of Commerce and Industry Necdet Takva. "The high tourism potential of Van and its location on the shores of the ancient ...

More than 8,000 Azerbaijani tourists visit Ukraine every month

04.12.2017 [18:40]
More than 8,000 Azerbaijani tourists visit Ukraine every month, according to Ukraine`s State Statistics Committee. A total of 72,102 Azerbaijani tourists visited Ukraine over the past nine months, the committee said ...

Italian tourism portal highlights Baku sights

25.11.2017 [11:15]
Italy`s popular tourism portal “Lagenziaviaggi.it” has published an article highlighting the Baku sights by journalist-traveller Massimo Tallarrigo. Headlined “Azerbaijan – the Land of Fires. Everything develops here”, the article provides ...