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Baku City Centre Walking Tour provided by Azerbaijan Traveller

Baku City Centre Walking Tour

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Overview
Over three hours we will walk into social and cultural formation of Baku City Centre, Fountains Square (then Parapet), Nizami (then Torgovaya), 28 May and Khagani (Xəqani; then Molokanskaya) streets, based on exquisite life stories, urban legends and myths relates to love and hatred, rise and fall, happiness and tragedy, turmoil and tranquility, contrast and harmony from the confluent life of oil barons and everyday people throughout last 100 years of the city.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Karnaval-3
    53 Istiglaliyyat, Baku 1005, Azerbaijan
    We meet out front of KFC/Pizza Hut at Fountains Square. The guide carries a red umbrella with a badge.
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    Fountain Square
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 2
    Nizami str. /Tarqovi
    Stop: 45 minutes
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  • 3
    Mardanov Qardashlari
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 4
    28 May Küçəsi
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 5
    Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 6
    Khagani Street
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 7
    The National Museum of History of Azerbaijan
    Stop: 15 minutes
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    Pass by
    Fountain Square
  • You'll end at
    Karnaval-3
    53 Istiglaliyyat, Baku 1005, Azerbaijan
    We meet out front of KFC/Pizza Hut at Fountains Square. The guide carries a red umbrella with a badge.
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Karnaval-3, 53 Istiglaliyyat, Baku 1005, Azerbaijan
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • We finish tour with a cup of local tea at local coffee shop.
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Private transportation
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Simon wrote a review Mar. 2020
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Great walk in the city to discover with Gani this amazing city. The morning in the old city and afternoon in the new city. Highly recommanded.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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liessssc wrote a review Feb. 2020
Amsterdam, The Netherlands6 contributions
I had very little time to explore but this tour met every need! Gani was engaging, knowledgeable and attempted to answer every possible in a good natured manner! I highly recommend this walking tour!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Mohamad G wrote a review Feb. 2020
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The tour was perfect from all sides! The guide is well educated, excellent english language, will answer all of your questions and he knows the city better than anyone! Well recommended for anyone coming to Baku.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Fani K wrote a review Jan. 2020
Egaleo, Greece103 contributions39 helpful votes
It was definitely worth it! Lots of information on city's and country's history, way of living and mentality. I wholeheartedly recommend it!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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By: Azerbaijan Traveller
861ingridl
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First time in Baku
I booked a last minute trip to Baku and didn't have a set plan. I booked this walking tour to get some history and
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richardlouis99
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Interesting and entertaining tour of Baku
We had a great tour of Baku. We have done a lot of free walking tours as they're such a great way to find out about
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948meirab
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Original free walking tour
It was very good. We have learn a little bit about Azerbaijan history and culture. Gani was very polite and kind.
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alexcS6439RW
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Free Walking Tour - Baku
I did the Free Walking Tour of Baku on 12DEC2019 with Gani. He did a great job sharing history and culture while wa
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lyn61219
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Very informative and fun walking tour!
Even it was drizzling when we arrived in Baku, the tour was not cancelled. Gani, the guide was really good and kind
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ivy056
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Insightful and very interesting Baku city tour
It was one of the best city tours I had. The route was great and the content of the tour was just what we wanted to
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filj2015
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Free Walking tour old Town and more Baku
arrived in Baku early morning. I immediately booked the tour. Fast answer. Perfect service. Gani, the guide, was re
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Boarding_gate123
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Two excellent, informative, well planned and safe private day-tours
My husband and I used Azerbaijan Traveller on two separate whole day private tours while holidaying in Baku in Augu
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trowa_29
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Best free walking tour!
Had our walking tour with Gani and he was great! I'd say one of, if not the best, free walking tour I've ever taken
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Escape535809
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Baku walking tour
This was a superb trip - incredibly interesting anecdotes and history of the area, buildings and history. Ganim was
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e3driver
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Walking Night Tour
We did a night walking tour with Gani and his knowledge and enthusiasm were phenomenal. He wove history and cultur
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Sebastian S
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A nice way to discover the city
It was a really nice walk and a good way to get a first impression of the city. The local guides have a lot of expe
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CJwalker727
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Free Baku Tour
The tour was good. We explored the old city of Baku and it was really fascinating. Our guide was a very knowledgeab
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Erdmann T
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All you need to know about baku and aserbaidschan in 3 hrs. It was a nice group and the guide was very friendly.
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kiracefai
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Seriously, do it!
Can is an amazing tour guide. So honest, so fluent in English, and very attentive and open-minded. There's so much
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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