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National Flag Square (Azerbaijani: Dövlət Bayrağı Meydanı) is a large city square off Neftchiler Avenue in Bayil, Baku, Azerbaijan. A flag measuring 70 by 35 metres (230 by 115 feet) flies on a pole 162 m (531 ft) high.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would give it five stars if the flag was actually there. Used to be huge, impressive flag but was taken down. I believe it will be replaced by even bigger one, until then though - 1 star, nothing to see here. Move along, this is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Makusiaga
Reviewed 24 December 2018

As we drove past this square, our driver explained that the flag was taken down to have more material added to make it the largest flag in the region, as a neighbouring country had recently taken the title - bit of friendly rivalry .. hahahaha

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sally W
Reviewed 25 November 2018

So, we walked up toward National Flag Square to see what we were expecting to be a huge flag on the tallest flagpole in the world (according to Guinness), but lo and behold, there was nothing there but the square where the pole once stood......More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank igal27
Reviewed 25 October 2018

They are extending the pole to break the world record again so there is currently no flag. Nice area around it, but not that much to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EmilyC99
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Great area by the Caspian Sea and near to the marina very modern with new buildings all around in view of the flame towers

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Graham T
Reviewed 2 October 2018

here was once a large and impressive flag here, unfortunately no more, it is not clear whether it is no longer the largest flag in the world or for other reasons, the area of the mast is impressive and well maintained, the entire avenue wide...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This is square your travel agent will take you. Nothing here.A good place to hang around if you have nothing else to do.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

There's a flag near the carpet museum that I think some reviewers have mistaken for National Flag Square. Right now (September 2018) the flag and square are under renovation. The "other" flag near the carpet museum is also impressive and it's a great picture from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We had wanted to see the worlds 2nd biggest flag but it wasn’t there! Having read previous reviews it doesn’t seem to have been there for a while - someone suggested it was being taken to the sewers to make it the biggest flag in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is one of the highest flag points in the wold, home to the Azerbaijani flag. It is worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
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