The route of North-Western Azerbaijan traverses a spectrum of scenic and climatic zones from stark semi-deserts to views of mountain peaks poking above woodland foothills and fields where spring poppies add impressionistic splashes of color.
An ancient Azerbaijan city. It started in the 5th century BC. In the 9th -16th centuries it was the capital of Shirvan Empire, a residence of Shirvan Dynasty it is by right considered one of the most beautiful cities of the Orient. It used to be the center of Shamakhi KhanateIn the mid-18th century. Additionally, during the Shamakhi tour you will visit the mausoleum of Yeddi Gumbez (“Seven Domes”) with numerous burial places of Shamakhi governors.
Present day Shamakhi is a recognized center of winemaking and carpet weaving. Besides, it is a city of literature since it was the native land of many Azerbaijani poets. Right near Shamakhi, there is an amazing place called Pirkuli. Above all, It is famous with the snowy hills. Likewise, It is probably the only place in sunny Azerbaijan where you can enjoy active winter pastime: skiing and snowboarding.
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