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Baku old city tour / Тур по Старому городу

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Russian
Guru: Emin
Quality Verified Registered on July 26, 2019

Dear travelers, I welcome you to my hometown of Baku, where I was born and raised. My name is Emin. I love Baku: its windy climate, its magnificent architecture, its mystical history, and its welcoming people. I live in the city of Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. I can organize tours and accommodation in Azerbaijan. I can create private and group tours as business or travel to other regions of Azerbaijan such as Sheki, Qabala, Shamaxi, Quba, Lankaran and others. If you want more information, do not hesitate to contact me.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Baku old city tour for a small group up to 15 people. It is a 2 hours tour. Entrance price to buildings Maiden tower and Shirvanshahs palace is separated and not depends on the tour price. (About 15AZN per each) Enjoy personal and professional attention from your local tour guide during this tour where you will discover top attractions of Baku Old Town. You will learn about the main and unique monuments of Baku. Those include the Maiden Tower, the Palace of Shirvanshahs, the courtyard known as “Divankhana”, mosques and minarets, caravansaries and bathes. Old Baku has lots of treasures that will leave you with memories for many years. Baku Old Town Walking Tour will give you an insight into the rich history of the oriental side of Baku. If you are the only, registered to the tour please book until 1 hour before starting the tour. Please, contact us after you book via WhatsApp Travellers will see all these attractions during the tour 1. Gosha Gala Tower, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission included 2. Quadrangular Tower, Kichik Gala Street, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission is free 3. Miniature Books, Gala lane, 1, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission included 4. Juma Mosque, Asaf Zeynalli 49, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan, Admission is free 5. Baku Old City, Neftchilar Ave, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan, Admission is free 6. Vahid Monument, Old Town, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission is free 7. Bukhara Caravanserai, Qala Street Old City, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission is free 8. St. Bartholomew Church, Qulle Street Old City, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission is free 9. Palace of the Shirvanshahs, Zamkovskaya Side-street 76, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan Admission not included 10. Muhammad Mosque, 28 Kichik Qala Old City, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan, Admission is free 11. Workshop Ali Shamsi, Boyuk Qala 84, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan, Admission included 12. Maiden Tower, Downtown Baku Old City, Baku 1000 Azerbaijan, Admission not included 13. Aga Mikayil Bath House, Kicik Qala,16, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission not included 14. Baku Marionette Theatre, Muslum Magomayev 20, Baku 1001 Azerbaijan, Admission not included 15. Multani Caravansarai, Qala Street Old City, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission is free 16. House of Baku Khans, Boyuk Gala Street, 46 Old City Baku, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission not included 17. Museum of Ethnography and Archeology, 42 Boyuk Gala Old City, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission not included 18. House Museum of Vagif Mustafazadeh, 4 Vagif Mustafazade Lane, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission is free 19. Ramazanovs mansion,Kicik Qala street, Baku Azerbaijan, Admission is not available 20. Church of Saint Nicholas, Old Town, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is not available 21. Imam Ali Mosque, Kicik Qala street, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is free 22. Sheikh Ibrahim Mosque, Kicik Qala street, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is not available 23. Khidir Mosque, Old Town, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is not available 24. Molla Ahmad Mosque, Sabir street, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is not available 25. Chained Mansion, Old Town, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is not included 26. Damn it, Old Town, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is free 27. Gani Mammadov’s Mansion, Old Town, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is not available 28. Gadzhinsky Mansion, Neftcilar avenue, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is free 29. Market Square or Khanagah Complex, Old Town, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is free 30. Baylar Mosque, Old Town, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is not included 31. Gasim Bay Bath, Kicik Qala street, Baku, Azerbaijan, Admission is not available Meeting & pickup We meet all travelers at a starting point Starting points Sabir Statue, İsmailiyyə Sarayı, Istiglaliyyat street 10, Bakı, Azerbaijan End points Same as starting point. Meeting Instructions In front of the fountain at Sabir garden. It is 50 meters downside from Sabir's statue.İf you have any difficulties in the finding of the meeting point please feel free to write from Whatsapp or call. Group type: Not private (shared) Max travellers per product: 15 Inclusions & exclusions What's included information about the monuments local tour guide conversation What's excluded Coffee and/or Tea Dinner Bottled water Snacks Guides and languages In-person: English, Russian Accessibility Not wheelchair accessible Near public transportation Health restrictions No Serious Medical Conditions Level of difficulty Most travellers can participate Categories & Themes Product types: Tour Tour modes: Walking Themes: Culture, Heritage, History, City You can aslo try our other tours like: https://www.guruwalk.com/walks/31834-azerbaijani-cuisine-tour-slash-tur-azierbaidzhanskoi-kukhni https://www.guruwalk.com/walks/31950-original-walking-tour-to-the-old-city-and-its-surroundings https://www.guruwalk.com/walks/31794-baku-downtown-original-walking-tour https://www.guruwalk.com/walks/31838-national-wine-tasting-tour https://www.guruwalk.com/walks/31691-night-baku-slash-nochnoi-baku

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  • Meeting point:
    15 Istiglaliyyat, Baku, Azerbaijan
    15 Istiglaliyyat, Baku, Azerbaijan
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    Sabir Garden,Near the Double Gates,in front of Mirza Alakbar Sabir's monument

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

41 ratings
4.9
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5.0
Fun
4.7
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4.65
Quality
4.87
Route
4.87
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Daniel 04 Dec 2022
Madrid
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Travelled alone - Aug 2022
100% recomendable, excelente guia
Felipe 11 Nov 2022
Dubai
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Great tour, very informative. Baku got to be a lot more than we thought. Thanks Emin.
Dieg... 25 Oct 2022
Málaga
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2022
Un buen tour, Emin nos introdujo a Azerbaiyán.
Khapil 07 Oct 2022
Amsterdam
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Travelled alone - Oct 2022
Emin was fantastic! I truly enjoyed the in depth tour of Baku. He is very kind, and also very intelligent - he taught me all about the history of Azerbaijan and the surrounding region. I highly recommend this company and booking a tour with Emin!
Sophia 26 Sep 2022
Jerusalem
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Travelled in group - Sep 2022
Incredible tour with Emin, the lovely guide who is incredibly informative, interesting and kind. I've been on several walking tours around the world, but this tour is no standard tour - in addition to the magnificent sites we saw in the old city, Emin added some unusual and unique experiences for us to get to know the Azeri culture from a closer perspective. I won't tell you what it is, let's keep it a surprise, Now you must go on this tour! Thank you Emin for everything.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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