In this day trip to Khinalug, Guba, one of Azerbaijan’s highest mountain villages, you will explore the lifestyle of remote villagers in the countryside in 2350m altitude. Khinalug is also considered one of the most ancient and continuously inhabited places in Azerbaijan. You will have a chance to visit Red Town (Qırmızı Qəsəbə or Krasnaya Sloboda) in Guba city which is one of the last strongholds of Mountain Jews in the Caucasus as well as visit mosques of Shiite and Sunni communities of Guba.
- Explore one of endangered people’s life style
- Enjoy mountain scenery on drive (several stops are expected)
- Soak up atmosphere in a remote desolate village
- Short hiking to hills around Khinalug
- Led by local guide
- Taste pakhlava distinct to Guba
- Tour includes lunch with local family in Khinalug
WHAT TO EXPECT?
Discover Azerbaijan’s countryside on a day trip to Khinalug that travels through changing landscapes from below sea level up to 2360m altitude. You will also experience the coexistence of communities, though in a separate settlement, Shiites, Sunnis and Jews in Guba on a walking tour and the distinct lifestyle of the Khinalug people. Meanwhile, you will taste the local cuisine (lunch in Khinalug) and Guba pakhlava. In Khinalug, you will also have a chance to do short hiking to hills in the close vicinity of Khinalug to have a bird-eye view of the village.
|Full-day private tour|
Pick up and drop off
Entrance tickets to sights
1L bottled water
Lunch in Khinalug
|Price per Group (AZN)||350||410||480||530||560||620|