Celebrate Eid al Fitr 2019 in Baku
- 4 Days, 3 Nights
- Start From AED 2399
Validity: 2019-04-13 to 2019-06-04
- Accommodation at the hotel on BB basis (3 nights in Baku)
- Return Flight with Airarabia
- English speaking guide services during the specified excursions
- Entrance fees – Atashgah Fire Temple, Gala Museum Complex, Yanardag Burning Hill
- Private transportation support as per the program by comfortable vehicle
- Bottled water per person per day
- All taxes
Day 1 Arrival in Baku
Landing at the Baku International Airport
Clearing immigration and customs, collecting the baggage
Meeting with the company representative at the arrivals hall
Transfer to the hotel (duration: 30-35 minutes)
Arrival at the hotel, assistance with check-in process (registration time: 14:00-15:00)
Spare time to freshen up
Overnight in Baku
Day 2 Excursion through Baku and Old Town (UNESCO’s World Heritage)
Shopping experience at Ganjlik Mall
09:00-10:00 Breakfast at the hotel
10:00 Start of excursion
Excursion covers the entire central part of the city with a display of the major historical and architectural sites.
Our first stop is Old Town that is a heart of Baku. Here, on the hill and in front of Caspian Sea, the ancient city was born.
Several dozens of historically architectural monuments are located in the territory of Old Town (UNESCO’s World
Heritage): Palace of Shirvanshahs, Maiden Tower, Museum of Miniature Books, caravansaries, mosques, baths, etc.
Road delivers us to the Baku Boulevard through Building of Baku City Executive Power, Governor's Garden, Azerbaijan
State Philharmonic Hall (designed according to the drawings of the Monte Carlo casino (Beaux-Arts, Napoleon III),
Building of Heydar Aliyev Foundation. Stroll along the promenade that celebrates its 110th anniversary this year – Little
Venice, International Mugam Center, Carpet Museum in the form of folded carpet, Baku Eye – Ferris Wheel, Crystal Hall
(in which was held “Eurovision” song contest), Government House.
Cultural Center named after Haydar Aliyev – one more epic showplace, modern complex construction. The center project
and design belongs to the famous architect Zaha Hadid. The construction of the building was covered on the channels of
Discovery and Science Channel, dedicated to the most courageous engineering projects of modernity and architectural
masterpieces of the world.
Photoshooting on the background of Cultural Center and in the field of “I love Baku” sign.
The excursion involves also the symbols of modern Baku – truly iconic Flame Towers with interactive panels, Congress
Hall, Socar Tower, Azersu Building in the form of water droplet, Olympic Gymnastics Arena, Olympic Stadium.
Today's excursion ends at the upland park – the spectacular place where you can enjoy an unsurpassed view of the city.
16:00 Shopping experience at Ganjlik Mall – a center of trends, fashion, beauty and style with its grand central atrium and
equally impressive external facades.
18:00 Road back to the hotel or drop in the city center.
Day 3 Excursion through Absheron Peninsula
09:00-10:00 Breakfast at the hotel
10:00 Today we explore all the outskirts and sights of Absheron peninsula. Transfer to the temple of fire worshipers –
Atashgah (30 km far from Baku).
Azerbaijan is one of the few places on the earth where even today one can observe elements of preserved fire cult and the“
ancient Zoroastrianism religion. For example, Atashgah that is known for such unique phenomenon as burning natural gas
outlets (underground gas, coming onto surface, contacts oxygen and lights up). The temple in its present state was
constructed in the 17th-18th centuries by the Baku-based Hindu community related to Sikhs. Pentagonal complex has an open
courtyard with temple-altar in the center which was the place of pilgrimage for worshippers.
Our next point is Gala Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum Complex. This open-air museum was created on the site
of archaeological excavations where there are still survived ruins of five thousand years old history. During the excursions
you will be acquainted with ancient dwellings, burial mounds, tombs, water storages, the ruins of an ancient castle etc.
The road leads to the 22m square-plan Mardakan quadrangular tower that was built in the 14th century. It was mainly used
for defending Mardakan on a temporary basis.
The final destination of today’s excursion is Azerbaijani exotic Yanardag (“burning hill”). And this is real a burning hill –
not metaphorically, but literally. Meter-long tongues of fire cover the stratified earth approximately for 10 metres in width.
16:00 Drive to the hotel or drop in the city center
Overnight in Baku
Day 4 Departure
Breakfast at the hotel
Time to enjoy the hotel facilities
Check-out formalities (standard time: 12:00)
Transfer to Baku International Airport (in case of late departure, suitcases can be left in the hotel)
Corniche Hotel Baku 4*
Situated in Baku, Corniche Family Hotel Baku offers a garden. Located around 3.4 km from Freedom Square, the hotel with free WiFi is also 5 km away from Maiden Tower. Local points of interest like Fountains Square and Ganjlik Mall are reachable within 5 km and 5 km, respectively.
At the hotel, rooms include a desk and a flat-screen TV. Every room comes with air conditioning, and selected rooms here will provide you with a balcony.
A continental breakfast is available daily at Corniche Family Hotel Baku. There is an on-site restaurant, which serves Russian, Italian and Indian cuisine.
Speaking Arabic, Azerbaijani and English at the reception, staff are willing to help at any time of the day.
Palace of The Shirvanshahs is 5 km from the accommodation.
Accommodation at Corniche Hotel Baku 4*, Standard Room, BB
Per person On Double Sharing 2399
Single Person 2729
Child ( 6-11.99 yrs old) 2119
Child ( 2-5.99 yrs old) 1550
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- Early check-in | Late check-out | Lunch | Dinner