Original Walking Tour to the Old City and its surroundings

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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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Original walking tour to the Old City and its surroundings for a small group up to 8 people.it is 2 hours tour.In this tour you will see

1) Governor's garden

2) Philharmonic Concert Hall

3) Pink building

4) President Administration

5) Historical buildings from 19th century

6) Constellation spring

7) Governor's Hall (Current Executive Power of Baku City)

8) University of Economics

9) Independence monument

10) Ismayillia building

11) School for Muslim Girls

12) Azerbaijan SSR Academy of Science

13) Sabir's Park

14)Baku Old City

15) Old Green Park

16) Maiden Tower

17) Shirvanshah King's Palace

18) Museum of Miniature Books

19) Shaik Ibrahim Mosque

20) Hazrati Ali Mosque

21) Juma Mosque

22) Multani and Buhara caravanseraies

23) Monument to Aliaga Vahid

24) Ancient baths of the old city

25) Ancinet bazaar of the Old city

Entrance price to buildings Maiden tower and Shirvanshahs palace is seperated and not depends on tour price.(About 15 AZN for each of them)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 about the rich history of oriental side of Baku.İf you are the only registered to the tour please book at least 60 minutes before starting the tour.Please, write me after you book on Guruwalk. to my whatsApp.

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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

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Liz McGrath 05 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Very knowledgeable guide. We really enjoyed the tour!
Alena 02 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Good walking tour, the guide was able to deliver the message across with historical data. I just wished it will be interactive and a bit more enthusiastic not as dry. Other than that we liked the tour.
Sama 19 Sep 2023

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
We really enjoyed this tour - Emin was very knowledgable and helpful. A great way to see the old town and learn about the history of Azerbaijan!
Megan 14 Sep 2023

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Travelled alone - Sep 2023
The guide was lovely, patient and very knowledgeable.
Lei 13 Sep 2023
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Great tour! Worth for the 2hrs, you wont even feel the time pass by as its super fun! Emin will answer all your questions!
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What should you know?

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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