Our country is more than a sum of its monuments and museums. Much of what you’ll remember are the intangible experiences that come from idle wanderings and personal interactions. Fresh, friendly and ever-fascinating, Azerbaijan offers countless opportunities for such human-scale discoveries.

  • Stroll Nizami Street
  • Puff a Qalyan
  • Luxury Shopping at Port Baku Mall
  • Ride the Baku Eye
  • Sip wine made from pomegranates
  • Explore Teze Bazaar
  • Slow down time in the Philharmonic Garden
  • Cycle Baku’s seaside boulevard
  • Plunge into Baku’s nightlife
  • Listen to traditional mugam
  • Dine in an ancient caravanserai
  • Learn how to cook like an Azerbaijani
  • Feel the frisson of Formula 1
  • Become a ‘comrade’ on a Soviet nostalgia tour
  • Feel the magic of spring during Novruz
  • Eat like a king at Shirvanshah Museum Restaurant
  • Shop for traditional souvenirs
  • Haggle for a carpet
  • Be dazzled by Zaha Hadid’s great masterpiece
  • Get lost in the Old city
  • Ride a gondola in little venice
  • Take the funicular to a spectacular viewpoint
  • Stroll the sea front
  • Experience a local tea ceremony
  • Ride a retro-car to the Gobustan mud volcanoes
  • Feel the history of the Shirvanshahs