1 day (11.06.2020) . Lagodekhi (Georgia) -Sheki \ 120 km
Guests are greeted by our guide and a car
Then the guests go to the city of sweets of Sheki.
Arrival in Sheki
Check-in in the hotel Marxal Resort &Spa 5* (https://www.marxalresort.az/) .
After arriving in the city of Sheki, lunch at the national restaurant Caravan, where guests will have a master class on preparing the national ancient dish «Gabala Sabat», After lunch, guests will be served traditional national tea

Tour of Sheki.
Visiting the main sights of the city: the local historical and local history museum, the museum of folk art, the palace of the Sheki khans, the fortifications of the medieval period, the mosque of Omar Efendi, the Upper Caravanserai (» Yuhary «).

The excursion includes a visit to the upland part of the settlement with an overview of the panorama of Sheki and an introduction to the craftsmanship of local artisans.

Departure for an excursion to Kish .
Our acquaintance with Sheki continues with a visit to the Albanian church, which is located in the village of Kish . According to the legend, this church is the first Christian church built not only in theterritory of the Caucasian Albania, but in the whole of the whole Transcaucasia. This place is also remarkable, as burial places of people were found on the territory of the temple, which in their structure are very different from the current inhabitants of this region.

In 2003, the church was restored to the money of the Norwegian government thanks to the personal efforts of Tour Heyerdahl. Here, next to the territory of the Church, you can find a memorial bust, in honor of a famous researcher set as a token of gratitude from local residents and the state. Return to the hotel, rest.
Dinner in National Restaurant “Chelebi Khan” where guests will have a master class on preparing the national ancient dish «Piti» (http://www.celebixan.az/)
Overnight in Sheki.

2 day(12.06.2020). Sheki — Baku (290 km)
Breakfast in the hotel
We set off on the road towards the capital of Baku
By 12 o’clock in the afternoon we will arrive in Baku.
Check in at the hotel Boulevard Autograph 5*

Lunch at the oldest restaurant in Azerbaijan, Mugam Club, founded in the 12th century under Shirvan shah

Excursion to monuments of architecture and fortresses of Baku (with a visit to the Palace of Shirvans hahs and the Maiden Tower).
Shirvanshahs` Palace
Palace of the Shirvanshahs is the biggest monument of the Shirvan-Absheron branch of the Azerbaijan architecture, situated in the Inner City of Baku. The complex contains the main building of the palace, Divanhane, the burialvaults, the shah’s mosque with a minaret, Seyid Yahya Bakuvi’s mausoleum, a portal in the east – Murad’s gate, a reservoir and the remnants of the bath-house

Maiden Tower
The Maiden Tower also known locally as Giz Galasi, located in the Old City, Baku, in Azerbaijan, was built in the 12th century as part of the walled city. Together with the Shirvanshahs’ Palace, dated to the 15th century, it forms an ensemble of historic monuments inscribed in 2001 under the UNESCO World Heritage List of Historical Monuments as cultural property, Category III.
Juma Mosque
Located in the historic Icheri Sheher, the mosque has been rebuilt several times. The present Friday Mosque was built in 1899 under the financing of Baku merchant Haji Shikhlali Dadashov. There are traces of a Zoroastrian temple at the site. A minaret, constructed in 1437, adjoins Friday Mosque.
Double Gates, Bazar Square, Caravan Saray and etc.
Nizami street
The street’s history could be traced back to Baku’s town-planning project of 1864. The street runs through the city’s downtown from west to east. It begins from Abdulla Shaig Street, in the mountainous part of the city and ends at railroad bed on Sabit Orujov Street, near a monument to Shah Ismail Khatai in “Black City”.
The traffic-free segment, which begins at the Fountains Square and ends at the Rashid Behbudov Street, is commonly known as Torgovaya («the merchant street» in Russian).

Dinner at the Restaurant Dalida in Nizami street, the restaurant is located on a square of fountains, with a panoramic view of the most popular street of Baku (Guests will try national tea with national sweets.)
Bus excursion — city tour
Heydar Aliyev Center
The center of Heydar Aliyev is a cultural center built on Heydar Aliyev Avenue in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. Center is a complex structure, which includes an auditorium (congress center), a museum, exhibition halls and administrative offices. It is named after the third president of Azerbaijan Republic – Heydar Aliyev. The project of the center was developed in 2007 by the architect Zaha Hadid. The cultural center of Heydar Aliyev is considered as one of the symbols of modern Baku.

Next Walk along the boulevard where guests will see: carpet museum, Baku Venice, Ferris wheel, yacht club
From the location of the Baku TV tower, the tallest structure in Azerbaijan, a panorama of the city opens with a view of Baku Bay. A wide-format review allows you to assess the scale of the metropolis and its contrasting architecture.

Located on the mountainside, the city is built on the principle of an ancient amphitheater, a multi-level, semicircle surrounding the Caspian Sea coast.
The excursion route passes through the central part of Baku through the main and historically significant architectural objects.

Day 3 (13.06.2020).
Breakfast in the hotel,
Return to the border

The price includes:
Transportation in accordance with the program
Head of the guide
1 night in Sheki hotel Marxal Resort &Spa 5* (https://www.marxalresort.az/) .
1 night in Baku hotel Boulevard Autograph 5* (https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/gydak-boulevard-hotel-baku-autograph-collection/)
One bottle of water per person per day
In the Price not included :
Air tickets
Alcoholic beverages
All meals
All suppers
Entrance fees in museums

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