Map of attractions
Sightseeing attractions of Baku city
This is an ancient fortress build at a coastal part of the Old City. Date of construction is unknown. In 2000 was included in UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
Icheri Sheher, Neftchiler avenue
Shirvanshahs Palace Complex
It forms a complex, which includes patio Divan, shirvanshah tomb, palace mosque with a minaret of 1441, bath-house and mausoleum of a court scholar S.Y. Bakuvi.
Old City, Palace Lane, 76
The Garden of Aliaga Vahid
Formerly known as Governor's Garden - is one of the oldest parks in Baku. It bears the name of the poet and meykhana performer of early XX century.
Istiglaliyyat str., Niyazi str.
Baku Boulevard is one of Baku attractions, a favourite vacation spot of Baku citizens and city guests. In 2009 it celebrated its 100 anniversary.
Alley of Martyrs (Baku Highland Park)
This is a grave in Baku where “shahids” are buried – mostly the victims of “Black January” and the Karabakh war. It's located on the territory of Highland Park.
Izzet Nabiyev str., Mehdi Huseyn str.
The Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center
The Center was designed in 2007 by architect Zaha Hadid. In 2014, it was recognized as the best in the world - Award 2014 Design of the Year.
1, Heydar Aliyev ave.
Funicular (Flame Towers)
Connecting the square at Neftchiler ave. with Nagorno Park. Located next to the Flame Towers. It was opened in 1960.
Izzet Nabiyev st., Mehdi Huseyn str.
State Museum of Azerbaijani Carpet and Applied Art named after Latif Karimov. It is the first carpet museum in the world.
123 "A", Neftchilar ave.
The complex has a concert hall for 350 people, a recording studio. There are busts of mugham singers and a rich collection of musical instruments in the lobby.
9, Neftchilar ave.
Tagiyev House Museum
National Museum of History of Azerbaijan is an Azerbaijan Museum of History, founded in 1920.
4, Zeynalabdin Tagiyev str.
“Torqovaya”and Fountain Square
This is a public square in the capital of Azerbaijan. The first urban area of Baku. Around the square there are monuments of architecture of XIX-XX centuries.
The total area of the mosque is 12 thousand square meters. The facade is lined with special stones in the style of Shirvan-Absheron architecture.
Binagadi district, Hamza Babasheva str.
Nobel Brothers House Museum
Nobel Brothers Museum is the first museum of the family outside Sweden. The museum is historical and of oil theme.
57/2, Nobel ave., Villa Petrolea
Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater
Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre after M.F. Akhundov was founded in May 1920.
28, May str.
This is a natural eternal flame that has been burning on Azerbaijan hillside since ancient times. It is one of the most famous & popular places among tourists.
Binagadi-Balakhany highway, Mehemmedi village.
Bibi-Heybat, which also includes tombs and graves of revered people, is one of the most significant monuments of Islamic architecture of country.
Namig Guliyev str.
Gala. Ethnographic Museum
“Outdoor Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum Complex” was created in the territory of Qala Historical and Ethnographic Reserve in 2008.
The village of Gala, Khazar district, 17, Sulh str
Flag Square (Crystal Hall)
Since the installation on May 2011the flagpole on the State Flag Square was the highest in the world and was included in the Guinness Book of Records.
Gobustan (Mud volcanoes)
This is an archaeological reserve in south of Baku. Gobustan monuments are divided into two groups: 1) rock paintings and 2) ancient sites & other facilities.
Karadagh district, Gobustan settlement
Temple of Fire Worshippers
Ateshgah is an Indian temple of fire worshipers which at various times was worshiped by Zoroastrians, Hindus and Sikhs.
Surakhani district, 77/9, Nizami str.
Azerbaijan National Museum of Art
This treasure house, holding more than 17,000 artistic exhibits. Organized in 1936.
9-11 Nizami str.