26 days in Paris & Azerbaijan Itinerary

26 days in Paris & Azerbaijan Itinerary

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Start: Baku, Azerbaijan
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
Paris, France
— 18 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
2
Baku, Azerbaijan
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
3
Gobustan, Azerbaijan
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Gabala, Azerbaijan
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
End: Baku, Azerbaijan

18
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Versailles (L'Orangerie, Palace of Versailles, &more) and Rouen (Historial Jeanne d’Arc, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary builder website.

Baku, Azerbaijan to Paris is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Baku to Paris due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Baku in August, with highs in Paris at 29°C and lows at 16°C. On the 19th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Baku.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Versailles, Rouen
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

4
nights
Baku, Azerbaijan

Baku
A truly contemporary city criss-crossed by history, Baku offers everything from the modern elegance of the Flame Towers to the medieval UNESCO-listed Old City at its core.
Baku is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Baku Old City, examine the collection at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, delve into the distant past at Ateshgah - Fire Temple, and admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Happiness.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Baku trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Paris to Baku in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Azerbaijan Standard Time (AZT), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in August, things will get a bit warmer in Baku: highs are around 38°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can take a train to Gobustan.

Things to do in Baku

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Heydar Aliyev Center
Heydar Aliyev Center
Baku Old City
Baku Old City
Baku Boulevard
Baku Boulevard

1
night
Gobustan, Azerbaijan

Gobustan ©
Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape (UNESCO Heritage) covers three areas of a plateau of rocky boulders rising out of the semi-desert of central Azerbaijan, with an outstanding collection of more than 6,000 rock engravings bearing testimony to 40,000 years of rock art.
On the 24th (Mon), make a trip to Mud Volcanoes and then see the interesting displays at Gobustan State Reserve.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Gobustan trip builder site.

Getting from Baku to Gobustan by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Gabala.

Things to do in Gobustan

Museums
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Gobustan State Reserve ©
Gobustan State Reserve
Mud Volcanoes
Mud Volcanoes

2
nights
Gabala, Azerbaijan

Gabala ©
If you're fed up of the concrete jungle, take a trip to Gabala for the perfect getaway.
On the 25th (Tue), ski along the peaceful trails at Tufandag Winter Summer Resort, thenget in on the family fun at Gabaland, and then hit the bull's-eye at Gabala Shooting Club. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Chotari Albanian-Udi Church, do a tasting at Savalan ASPI Winery, thenget curious at Gabala Archaeological Center, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Nohur Lake.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Gabala trip planner.

Drive from Gobustan to Gabala in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Expect little chillier evenings in Gabala when traveling from Gobustan in August, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Gabala

Parks Theme Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Chotari Albanian-Udi Church
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Tufandag Winter Summer Resort ©
Tufandag Winter Summer Resort
Gabaland ©
Gabaland
Gabala Archaeological Center
Gabala Archaeological Center

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