Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

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Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?Baku is the capital and commercial hub of Azerbaijan which is a low-lying city with coastline along the Caspian Sea. It’s famed for its medieval walled old city. People visiting Azerbaijan are always curious about famous places to see/visit in Baku.

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Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

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Bilgah Beach

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

Bilgah Beach is located by the Caspian Sea. if you want to Breath in the fresh sea air and want to feel the sand between your toes then don’t miss the place !

Icheri Sheher (Baku’s Old City)

Old City or Inner City is the historical core of Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. The Old City is the most ancient part of Baku, which is surrounded by walls which were easily defended. In 2007, the Old City had a population of about 3000 people

Nizami Museum of Azerbaijan Literature

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

The National museum of Azerbaijan literature named after Nizami Ganjavi is a museum in Baku, established in 1939. It is located near the entrance of Icheri Sheher, not far from the Fountains Square. The museum is considered one of the greatest and richest treasuries of Azerbaijani culture.

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Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

The Akhundov Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, formerly known as the Mailov Theatre is an opera house in Baku, Azerbaijan. It was built in 1911.

Caspian Sea Cruise

Russia and Azerbaijan have started luxury cruises in an unlikely destination: the Caspian Sea. This cruise is a good news for tourists of the country and from abroad 🙂

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

Palace of Happiness

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

The Palace of Happiness, currently also called Palace of Marriage Registrations and previously called Mukhtarov Palace, is a historic building in the center of Baku, Azerbaijan, built in Neo-Gothic style in the early 20th century.

Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum is a museum located in Baku that displays Azerbaijani carpets and rugs of various weaving techniques and materials from various periods. It has the largest collection of Azerbaijani carpets in the world.

The Ismailiyya Palace 

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

The Ismailiyya Palace is a historical building that currently serves as the Presidium of the Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan. It is located on Istiglaliyyat Street .

Baku Funicular

Baku Funicular is a funicular system in Baku, Azerbaijan. It connects a square on Neftchilar Avenue and Martyrs’ Lane. It is the first and remains the only funicular system in the country.

Teze Pir Mosque

Taza Pir Mosque is a mosque in Baku, Azerbaijan. Its construction began in 1905 and was finished by 1914. The idea for the mosque as well as its financing was provided by an Azeri philanthropist, a female, Nabat Khanum Ashurbeyov.

Mini-Venice

The Mini Venice is as cute as it is practical. Crafted in luxurious cowhide leather, this little gem is lightweight, making it perfect for long days out. Choose to wear it over the shoulder, cross-body or by its ladylike handle.

Baku Boulevard

Baku Boulevard is a promenade established in 1909 which runs parallel to Baku’s seafront. Its history goes back more than 100 years, to a time when Baku oil barons built their mansions along the Caspian shore and when the seafront was artificially built up inch by inch.

National Flag Square

National Flag Square is a large city square off Neftchiler Avenue in Bayil, Baku, Azerbaijan. A flag measuring 70 by 35 metres flies on a pole 162 m high. The flagpole was confirmed as the world’s tallest by the Guinness Book of Records, but was soon overtaken by the 165 m Dushanbe Flagpole in Tajikistan

Flame Towers

Flame Towers is a trio of skyscrapers in Baku, Azerbaijan, the height of the tallest tower is 182 m.

The Flame Towers are completely covered with the LED screens that display the movement of a fire visible from the farthest points of the city.

The light show transitions from giant flames, the colours of the Azeri flag, a figure waving a flag, and giant tanks of water being filled. Transition times are approximately 2 minutes

Fountain Square

Fountains Square is a public square in downtown Baku, capital of Azerbaijan. The square was previously called Parapet and is often referenced to by the same name now.

Government House, Baku

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

The Government House of Baku, also known as House of Government, is a government building housing various state ministries of Azerbaijan. It is located on Neftchiler Avenue and faces the Baku Boulevard. The rear side of the building faces busy Uzeyir Hajibeyov Street of central Baku. Government House was designed for 5,500 people

Nizami Street

Nizami Street is home to various outlets, from banks to fashion stores and is one of the most expensive streets in the world. The street also accommodates the embassies of Germany, Norway, the Netherlands and Austria, as well as the European Union Delegation to Azerbaijan.

National Museum of History of Azerbaijan

The National Museum of History of Azerbaijan is the largest museum in Azerbaijan, located in Baku, in the former mansion of Azerbaijani oil magnate and philanthropist Haji Zeynalabdin Taghiyev. It was founded in 1920 and opened to visitors in 1921.

Palace of the Shirvanshahs

The Palace of the Shirvanshahs is a 15th-century palace built by the Shirvanshahs and described by UNESCO as “one of the pearls of Azerbaijan’s architecture”

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

Maiden Tower

The Maiden Tower is a 12th-century monument in the Old City, Baku, Azerbaijan. Along with the Shirvanshahs’ Palace, dated to the 15th century, it forms a group of historic monuments listed in 2001 under the UNESCO World Heritage List of Historical Monuments as cultural property, Category III.

Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?
Famous places to See/visit in Baku, Azerbaijan ?

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