Sunny Cities of the Caucasus

Tour duration: 7 NIGHTS / 8 DAYS

TOUR ON SUNDAYS

«SUNNY CITIES OF THE CAUCASUS  BAKU-TBILISI»!

 

1 DAY: – REVIVAL

Meeting at the airport of Heydar Aliyev of the city of Baku.

Accommodation in hotel 4 * in the downtown

Excursion. «Sights of ancient and modern Baku».

The city panorama presented from height of  mountain part at a television tower visually gives an idea of contrasts and scales of  Baku, covering a horseshoe the Baku Bay.

The city has a form of the amphitheatre which is going down to the Caspian Sea. Excursion covers the central part of the city with display of the most interesting historical and architectural objects

-Free time

-Overnight at the hotel

2 DAY: – MONDAY

09:00 Breakfast

10:00. Excursion. «The old city (Icheri Sheher)».

Icheri Sheher’s territory – 22 Hectares, it is a small part of the total area of Baku (44 000 Hectares). Nevertheless, the saturation architectural and historical monuments, dictates need of allocation of this excursion in separate and does this part of Baku, perhaps, the most interesting to survey.There are not full list of sights of old Baku : A maiden Tower (the XII century), the Shirvanshahs’ Palace (the XV century), Synyk Gala’s Lock, the Caravanserai, Djuma Mosque.

-Free time

-Overnight at the hotel

3 DAY: – TUESDAY

09:00 Breakfast.

10:00 Excursion.

«Carpet Museum».

The state museum of the Azerbaijani carpet and folk applied art of  Latif  Kerimov. The museum was founded in the capital of Azerbaijan, in the city of Baku in 1967. The building of the museum is located in the center of Baku, opposite to Seaside Boulevard. Is the first-ever museum of carpets. The are  totals more than 10 000 subjects, among which — ceramics products, metal and jewelry from bronze, metal products of the XIV century, carpets and the carpet products XVII—XX of centuries, gold and silver jewelry, national clothes and an embroidery, and also subjects of applied art of the modern period collection of the museum

-Free time (Time for Shopping, visit souvenir shop)

-20:30 Evening departure by train Baku-Tbilisi

-Overnight at the train

4 DAY: – WEDNESDAY

Arrival in Tbilisi.

10:45 A meeting at the railway station.

Explore the capital

City Tbilisi tour: Bus-tour on the central Rustaveli Street and the most beautiful Mardzhanishvili Street.

The cathedral «Metekhi» – based in the 13th century from which the beautiful view of the city opens.

Visit of the modern Mira Bridge, on complexity of architecture taking the second place in the world.

We will walk on the area all of known sulfuric baths in the town of «Abanotubani» and on park of  Heydar Aliyev.

Then we will visit the oldest mosque «Djuma» in Tbilisi. The mosque was constructed in 1723 — 1735 by Ottomans.

Walk on the Botanical garden Tbilisi, it was based in the XIX century, before «imperial gardens» which the traveler Jean Chardin at the end of the XVII century mentioned were laid out here. The Botanical garden Tbilisi contains a unique collection of plants, in which more than 4 500 types. (Here it is possible to hire bicycles)

Visit of fortress of «Narikal» – at walls of fortress turrets from which you will have an opportunity to take memorable pictures are restored. From a fortification amazing types open. We will sweep on a ropeway from Narikal to park Ric.Walk on the well-known street of Tbilisi – Chardin. She reminds the Champs Elysée with numerous small restaurants and cafe, boutiques and not numerous salons. This cult place in Tbilisi. Here in the most ancient historical and cultural part of the city you get to the present fairy tale.

-Transfer and accommodation in hotel.

-Free time.

-Overnight in Tbilisi

5 DAY: – THURSDAY

Breakfast at the hotel hotel.

Departure on excursion to the city Gori, visit of the museum of Stalin which grew and was born in this city. The museum was opened  in 1937, during lifetime of the generalissimo. Then departure and visit to Uplistsikhe – the amazing city was founded at the end of the II millennium B.C. This most ancient fortress – grandiose titanic work on creation of the whole city from stone go on. Return to Tbilisi

-Night in hotel

6 DAY: – FRIDAY

Breakfast at the hotel

12:00 Check out

-Free time (Time for Shopping, visit souvenir shop)

-16:00 A transfer to the railway station of Tbilisi on the train Tbilisi-Baku.

-Night at the train

7 DAY: – SATURDAY

Arrival in Baku

-Accommodation in hotel

-Free time (Time for Shopping, visit souvenir shop)

8 DAY: – REVIVAL

Departure to the Airport of Heydar Aliyev of the city of Baku

Surcharge for single accommodation (Single Room): on requests

Cost of one lunch  start from : 15 USD on persons.

Cost of one dinner start from : 20 USD on persons.

Tour cost on the person at accommodation of  Double number includes:

Transport service

Accommodation in two-seater number with a breakfast

Excursion service according to the program (including tickets in the museums and services of the guide)

Railway tickets of Tbilisi – Baku

Bottle of water

At group more than 10 people – the head free of charge

The Visa of 40 USD is in addition paid (except citizens of the CIS)

Hotels in Baku Hotels in Tbilisi
DIPLOMAT HOTEL 4 * SHARDEN 3 *
ALP INN 4 * SHINE RUSTAVELI 3 *
QORQUD PLAZA 4 * GARDEN VIEW 3 * +
CENTRAL PARK 4 *