Fascinating vacation in Baku

What captivates tourists the capital of Azerbaijan?

Baku is an ancient and beautiful city, which today is the capital of Azerbaijan. New-fashioned skyscrapers imperceptibly grew next to ancient relics. However, they did not overshadow, but only emphasized them, giving a special atmosphere. Modern and ancient life here intertwined together and made Baku the way it is now - a beautiful, fascinating city for tourists. What is the order of prices, what to try, where to go and what to do in the capital of Azerbaijan.

The order of prices in Baku



 From Ukraine (Kiev) to Baku can be accessed as follows: by bus, by train, by plane. A bus from Kiev to Tbilisi will cost about 1300 hryvnias (about 30 hours on the way). If traveling by train is more in spirit, then this pleasure will cost from 3600 hryvnia. And, of course, the most convenient way to get to the capital of Azerbaijan is by plane. Ticket price starts from 5640 UAH.


 To begin with, it is worth changing dollars to manats - the local Azerbaijani currency. The exchange rate on August 16, 2019 is $ 1 - 1.7 manat. A tourist can rent a bed in a hostel (from 520 manats per month) and a hotel room (from 22 manats per day) for living.


 Regarding food, there are more than enough various budget restaurants and cafes in Baku, and you can also buy products in a supermarket. The average bill from a cafe for a dinner for two is 40 manat. Regarding supermarkets, food prices are affordable and will not hit your pocket. For example: bread - 0.5 manat, eggs - 2 manat, apples - 1.3 manat, rice - 2.4 manat, meat - 12 manat.

Tourist places of Baku


Old Baku

Often you can hear another name: Icheri Sheher. This is a part of Baku that cannot be missed. These are the oldest buildings where fortress walls have survived to our time. In addition, about 1300 families live throughout the territory. Old Baku is very respected and respected. No wonder this area received the status of a monument of architecture. The approximate foundation date is the 12th century, however, some excavations have shown that already in the Bronze Age there were settlements of people. Arriving here, be sure to look at such buildings as the Maiden’s Tower and the Palace of the Shirvanshahs.

Blue Mosque

You can find the Blue Mosque or Azhdarbek on Samed Vurgun Street. This is a relatively new shrine that "grew" among the city walls on December 3, 1913. Today it is an active temple where believers can come to the service. The building itself is not very large, but neat enough. Outside and inside there is stone carving.
Baku is a city that is sometimes equated with Dubai. Both of them have both oil and modern amazing architecture. Baku residents have retained their beautiful old look. There are very sociable people who are happy to tell you the story of not only the city, but also the country as a whole.
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