Location: Baku

Day 1 - 28 Apr 2022


Baku, Baku

Content: Welcome to Azerbaijan! Get settled in and explore Baku, the capital!


Baku, Icherisheher

Content: Take a walk through Old Town Baku and wander the old streets!

Museum of Miniature Books

Baku, Museum of Miniature Books

Content: Check out this unique museum of miniature books, home to some Guinness World Records!

Palace of The Shirvanshahs

Baku, Palace of The Shirvanshahs

Content: Not only a Palace located in the Old Town area, but also a great sunset view of the flame towers!

Travel Inn Hostel

Baku, Travel Inn Hostel

Content: A clean and cheap place to stay, close to all the main sights!

Dolma restaurant

Baku, Dolma restaurant

Content: Hands-down the BEST restaurant in all of Baku if you want to sample local cuisine

Location: Bakı

Day 2 - 29 Apr 2022

Kolorit Cafe&Dining Torqoviy

Bakı, Kolorit Cafe&Dining Torqoviy

Content: This was my favorite breakfast spot! $5 for a traditional Azeri breakfast!

Azerbaijan Carpet Museum

Bakı, Azerbaijan Carpet Museum

Content: Start your day with this unique museum to learn about the history of carpet weaving in Azerbaijan!

Bibiheybət məscidi

Bakı, Bibiheybət məscidi

Content: Mosques are a great way to learn about the culture and religion in an area. This one is unique for its sacred remains.

Location: Baku

Day 2 - 29 Apr 2022

Atashgah Zoroastrian Fire Temple

Baku, Atashgah Zoroastrian Fire Temple

Content: Learn about this ancient religion of Zoroastrianism and explore the fire temple!

Highland Park

Baku, Highland Park

Content: Take a stroll through this park for a stunning sunset view of the flame towers and all of Baku!

Location: Bakı

Day 3 - 30 Apr 2022

Heydar Aliyev Centre

Bakı, Heydar Aliyev Centre
Bakı, Heydar Aliyev Centre

Content: Start your morning at the cultural center! The morning light is amazing for photography.

Location: Baku

Day 3 - 30 Apr 2022

Mud Volcano

Baku, Mud Volcano

Content: Take a day trip to the mud volcanoes! These formations are unique to Azerbaijan. There are a lot of local tour companies that can take you for the day from Baku, and is a great alternative if you want to get out of the city!

Location: Nakhchivan

Day 4 - 1 May 2022


Nakhchivan, Nakhchivan

Content: Take a flight to this incredibly unique region of Nakhchivan, an autonomous part of Azerbaijan.

Noah's Mausoleum

Nakhchivan, Noah's Mausoleum

Content: Check out this stunning mausoleum where the prophet Noah's tomb is

Momine Khatun Mausoleum

Nakhchivan, Momine Khatun Mausoleum

Content: Another unique mausoleum in the city of Nakhchivan

Location: Naxçıvan

Day 4 - 1 May 2022

Huseyn Javid Mausoleum

Naxçıvan, Huseyn Javid Mausoleum

Content: Another unique mausoleum in the city of Nakhchivan



Content: Most restaurants you'll find are run by locals and don't have an online presence, but this is one of the few I found online! It's right on the water with a nice atmosphere

Hotel Tabriz

Naxçıvan, Hotel Tabriz

Content: The only hotel you can book online, and it's quite luxurious for about $60/night!

Location: Qarabağlar

Day 5 - 2 May 2022

Mausoleum in Garabaghlar

Qarabağlar, Mausoleum in Garabaghlar

Content: After having breakfast, ask your hotel about renting a car so you can drive out to this mausoleum!

Location: Alinja

Day 5 - 2 May 2022


Alinja, Alinja

Content: Drive towards the other end of Nakhchivan to visit this unique castle. There are a ton of stairs, but it's stunning for sunset!

Location: Baku

Day 6 - 3 May 2022


Baku, Baku

Content: Take a flight back to Baku for your last day in Azerbaijan!


Baku, Baku
Baku, Baku
Baku, Baku
Baku, Baku

Content: Hope you had an amazing time in the land of fire! It's definitely become one of my favorite places, and I hope it is for you too!