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Orient yourself to the Azerbaijan capital on a private tour to the city's main attractions. Comfortable transportation enable you complete the itinerary in just a couple of hours. Tour Batu's historic center, see manuscripts at the Miniature Books Museum, and capture the perfect panoramic photos at Lookout Point, all with your guide in tow. The excursion is also a great opportunity to get insider suggestions for the rest of your Azerbaijan vacation.
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- 1Palace of the ShirvanshahsStop: 40 minutes - Admission excludedSee details
- 2Museum of Miniature BooksStop: 15 minutesSee details
- 3Maiden TowerStop: 30 minutes - Admission excludedSee details
- 4Workshop Ali ShamsiStop: 10 minutesSee details
- 5Ismailiyya buildingStop: 2 minutesSee details
- 6Gosha Gala TowerStop: 5 minutesSee details
- Enjoy the personalized experience of a private tour
- Choose a start time that suits your schedule
- Get an insider's look at local culture and history
- Relax in convenient hotel pickup and drop-off
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Entry/Admission - Palace of the Shirvanshahs
- Entry/Admission - Maiden Tower
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Dress code is smart casual
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We did not have the best conditions as there was pouring rain and strong winds, but I don’t think we got a lot out of the tour. Too much information on dates and unfamiliar names we simply could not take in. One piece of useful advice was not to climb the Maiden Tower, but go to…
Date of experience: February 2020
Response from TES-Tour, Owner at Baku Old City Tour
Responded 29 Feb 2020
Dear Christine, thank You for reviewing us. Obviously You were unlucky because of weather condition on your activity date, and it looks like You are not much interested in history. Actually your review is a big disrespect to Azerbaijan and Azerbaijani citizens: Alley of Martyrs in Highland Park Baku is the cemetery and memorial park of Azerbaijani civil people who were killed on 20th January 1990 by russian soviet army. Please be informed that all formal visits to Azerbaijan Government start with the Visit to Alley of Martyrs, and we included the sight to our program to express the culture and history of Azerbaijan better or in a specific way, as we believe it will be interesting to the guests of the country.
Baku Old City is worth spending time and looking into History of Baku. Well maintained and very clean. While moving we feel we are in the history. At least 4 to 5 hrs are required to get full taste of area and really enjoyable. There is a museum of books. People here are…
Date of experience: December 2019
Very well informed and interesting tour of old Baku on foot. Recommended. English speaking guide very knowledgeable and helpful.
Date of experience: October 2019
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We went in a group of 14 persons for 7 and a half hours to 5 major places and also had dinner in a beautiful traditional resturant in between, just want to thank and recommend Yacoub who was our tour guide, such a nice person with a bright future ahead.
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Super nice guide he tells everything about Baki and the places we have been. I have seen the beautifull great place…
Great day trip
I learnt so much on the day trip and saw some great sites. Had a great day and the best guide! Loved the stories!!
Kind local people, fantastic mountains,excellent guide, tasty food
Our guide was very well prepared, he could answer all of my questions. The family we visited was very kind and expe…
Saw all the sights we couldn't have accessed with public transport.
Samuel our guide was really informative and made the day even more enjoyable. Lunch which it says included was not,…
Great experience, many interesting sites and explaining of history and locations and supa great guide
I had a nice day going on this tour
I had a nice day taking this tour. The tour leader was nice and friendly and I met a few good fellow travelers. I d…
I had a good time
This was a good trip to see all the highlights near Baku within one day, and still have time remaining later in the…
first time to join group tour
its very challenging to travel solo, its my first time to join a group, tes tour proving this service for those sol…
Tour guide was knowledgeable. The van we used was not bad. We were able to see Khinalig and have some nice food. We…
Tour was really nice. Guide was very impressive and informative. Thank u for that short memorable tour
baku is very beautiful city i love to go again and again in formula race and euro footbal cup of 2020 is held in ba…
The trip was fantastically arranged..the guide and driver were really helpful. I would suggest to all my friends..
Amazing & Highly recommended
We made two trips through this agency. The tour to Gabala & Guba were truly amazing. Great scenery and nature was a…
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We had a great Tour of Gabala and Shamima with our tour guide Ms Gulshan. she explained each and every thing in ver…
Very nice trip with kind guider ms. Gulash very happy and try spice the day and lots of information. And driver wa…
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