Every tourist should do this in Guba
Guba district has long gained popularity among tourists due to its proximity to the capital of Azerbaijan. In Guba, the symbol of which is the ruddy apple, beautiful nature, a large number of historical sights and a carefully protected cultural heritage ...
Moroccan newspaper throws spotlight on Azerbaijani tourism
Moroccan Al-Islah and at-Tanmiya newspaper has published an article headlined “Tourism in Azerbaijan: as I see it”. The article hails the development of tourism in Azerbaijan and the implementation of industry-related state programs. The newspaper ...
Azerbaijan and Mexico mull tourism cooperation
Chairman of Azerbaijan's State Tourism Agency Fuad Naghiyev and Mexican Ambassador to Azerbaijan Juan Rodrigo Labardini Flores have examined the potential for cooperation in the field of tourism. The Mexican diplomat shared his country’s experience in thematic tourism ...
National Parks of Azerbaijan and their inhabitants (continued)
There are nine National Parks in Azerbaijan, created for environmental, educational, scientific purposes, as well as to promote the development of ecological tourism. In some of them, there are rare species of fauna, such as the persian leopard and the striped hyena ...
National Parks of Azerbaijan and their inhabitants
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 ...
Iranian tourism portal releases video about Azerbaijan VIDEO
Iran’s tourism portal Safarbank.ir has released a video highlighting Baku’s and Azerbaijan’s tourism areas. The portal highlights the photos of Azerbaijan's sights as Nabran, Bilgah, Mardakan and hotels located there, as well as the history of Gobustan rock paintings ...
Gusar region - opportunities for ecotourism
Azerbaijan is ideal for the development of ecological tourism. The mountain landscapes of Shahdag, the wooded hills of Chilegir, the picturesque waterfalls of the villages of Laza and Kuzun, the riding on segways, bobcards and zipline, and, of ...
11 things to do in Ganja
Located on both banks of the fertile Ganjachai River, the Azerbaijani city of Ganja has repeatedly been subjected to trials of fate, becoming the object of attacks by foreign invaders or being in the epicenter of a devastating earthquake. But, contrary to all adversity, the city again and again revived in an even more beautiful ...
Azerbaijan is a country of unrevealed curiosities for the world, says tourism board CEO
As the ‘Country in Focus’ at the South Asia Travel and Tourism Exchange 2019 (SATTE 2019) held this month Times of India’s (TOI) Swati Mathur caught up with the chief executive officer of the Azerbaijan Tourism Board, Florian Sengstschmid ...
Seven things to do in Mingachevir
One of the youngest cities of Azerbaijan, Mingachevir, was founded in 1945. Today, this well-groomed flowering city located in a picturesque area on the banks of the Kura River is not only the main energy center of Azerbaijan (65% of all electricity in ...
Azerbaijan joins SATTE 2019 international tourism exhibition in India
An Azerbaijani delegation is participating in the international SATTE 2019 exhibition held in New Delhi, India on January 16-17, aiming to broadly promote the country’s tourism potential abroad. Azerbaijan is represented at the two-day event by 19 agencies, including experts ...
Flights between Baku and Beijing to be increased VIDEO
Azerbaijan Airlines, Azerbaijan Tourism Bureau and the leading Chinese travel company - ETI-Holidays (Beijing HUAYUAN International Travel Co., LTD) signed a trilateral memorandum of understanding in Beijing. The memorandum envisages increasing the flow of Chinese ...
The legacy of the monarchical past of Azerbaijan
The lands of Azerbaijan in different periods of history fell under the influence of various empires, were part of various principalities and armies, and were divided into khanates. Many material evidences of the monarchical past - palaces, fortresses, gardens, tombs have survived to this day ...
11 things that must be done in Sheki
Sheki, located in a picturesque mountainous region of Azerbaijan, 380 km west of Baku, has an ancient history dating back about 2500 years. It has preserved many historical sights, a special place among which is occupied by the Sheki Khans' ...
TripAdvisor names world`s top 25 travel destinations
TripAdvisor, the world`s largest travel site, named the top 25 travel destinations in the world. “From hidden gems to popular destinations, start a new year of travel from these destinations that TripAdvisor travelers recognized as the best,” the website noted ...
Architectural symbols of modern Baku
Baku has always been famous for its architectural appearance. On the urban scene, masterpieces of ancient architecture, such as the Maiden Tower or the Palace of the Shirvanshahs, organically coexisted for many years with the buildings of the classicism era of the first oil boom and the Soviet minimalist buildings ...
What is definitely worth trying in Azerbaijan? Part two
We continue our review of some dishes and products that are worth paying attention to during your trip to Azerbaijan ...
What is definitely worth trying in Azerbaijan? Part one
Azerbaijani cuisine is undoubtedly one of the most interesting in the East. The sophisticated gourmets who come to Azerbaijan become loyal connoisseurs of national cuisine, distinguished by an abundance of all sorts of meat, fish and vegetable dishes ...
Azerbaijan, Astrakhan agree to develop tourism cooperation
Azerbaijan State Tourism Agency and Russia’s Astrakhan region have signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of tourism. The document was signed by Chairman of Azerbaijan's State Tourism Agency Fuad Nagiyev and acting Governor of Astrakhan region Sergei Morozov ...