Baku

Culture-rich city with history, incredible sights & fantastic food

One of the most exciting tourist destinations in Azerbaijan, Baku is home to both ancient landmarks and modern architecture, featuring a blend of the old & new. From institutions such as the National History Museum and Azerbaijan Carpet Museum that preserve the country’s cultural identity to iconic monuments, dancing fountains and bustling shopping hotspots such as Nizami Street, it has it all! It’s not short of natural wonders either - with attractions such as mud volcanoes and eternal flames a short drive away!

 

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Best time to visit

Known for its warm summers and mild winters, a trip to Baku is ideal from April to June and September to November.

Visa requirements

Visa upon arrival valid for 30 days for Saudi nationals

Flight duration

From Riyadh to Baku takes around 7 hours and 45 minutes

From Jeddah to Baku takes around 9 hour

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