- Private Tours
- 9 hours
- Tour Guide
Being the capital of Shirvanshahs state from the IX century, the town was one of the most important on the Great Silk Road. On your way to Shamakhi, you will be passing by contrasting landscapes and historically significant places. You will have a chance to see "Juma Mosque which has been the main praying place for the locals for centuries, the XVIII century mausolea of the khans of Shamakhi called "Yeddi Gumbaz (Seven Domes) with an excellent view back onto the city, while some of the surrounding gravestones are much more ancient - as much as a millennium old. You will also visit the famous Diri Baba mausoleum that is, in fact, a simple but very mysterious sacred place that people have been visiting for more than 8 centuries. The perfect day in Shamakhi will be finished by a tea break at a picturesque Sakit Gol (Silent Lake) and a trip back to Baku.
Tour price includes:
- Professional Guide Service
- Comfortable air conditioned transportation
- Visit to Diri Baba Mausoleum
- Visit to Juma Mosque
- Visit Yeddi Gumbaz Mausoleum
Azerbaijani, English, Russian
Departures available daily between 07:00 - 12:00
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Don’t forget to indicate your pick-up location! We can pick you up from most hotels and metro stations within central Baku.