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National Flag Square (Azerbaijani: Dövlət Bayrağı Meydanı) is a large city square off Neftchiler Avenue in Bayil, Baku, Azerbaijan. A flag measuring 70 by 35 metres (230 by 115 feet) flies on a pole 162 m (531 ft) high.
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Neftchiler Avenue, Baku AZ5000, Azerbaijan
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Reviewed yesterday

Don't go especially to Baku to see worlds second biggest because, I don't know how, sometimes it is removed!!!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is no flag on National Flag Square but our tour guide explained us it is because of the weather. Strong winds are very often in Baku. But it was a bit disappointing however the area looks great.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank JarekUr
Reviewed 30 July 2019

There is no flag as it fell down. The cops don’t like you taking photographs and the area is barricaded off.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 31 May 2019 via mobile

what a dissapointment... there is no flagg at the moment... :( Baku without this overdimensional Flagg is not Baku...

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank mimi_gotteron
Reviewed 27 May 2019

Baku National Flag Square does not represent the importance it really has in the state of Azerbaidjan, for which its independence was so overwhelming. It lies on the Caspian Sea and offers interesting views of the Baku skyline. In the square you can relax from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Departure811861
Reviewed 29 April 2019

We walked from Sahil metro to the flag pole and were mystified why we could not see it flying. A nice policeman guarding the base told us the flag is CLOSED until next year because of "Raymond" - we are not sure who Raymond is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Anita869
Reviewed 5 April 2019 via mobile

Flag has temporarily been removed due to the integrity of the pole structure being unsafe, due to be replaced May 2019 (estimated), still plenty to see around the boulevard.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kev17
Reviewed 16 March 2019

Local people told that Goverment took the flag for recovering and it will be there soon, but place is beautiful and very clean. Good for walking at night time.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FrankGalido
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Would give it five stars if the flag was actually there. Used to be huge, impressive flag but was taken down. I believe it will be replaced by even bigger one, until then though - 1 star, nothing to see here. Move along, this is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Makusiaga
Reviewed 24 December 2018

As we drove past this square, our driver explained that the flag was taken down to have more material added to make it the largest flag in the region, as a neighbouring country had recently taken the title - bit of friendly rivalry .. hahahaha

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sally W
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