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“old city”(727 reviews)
“maiden tower”(167 reviews)
“narrow streets”(63 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Asef Zeynalli Street, Baku 1000, Azerbaijan
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All reviews old city maiden tower narrow streets souvenir shops historical place walk around amazing place nice walk fountain square flame towers caspian sea restaurants palace history walls maze architecture
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just go do not think twice. You will have a great time and insight yo Old Baku and Azerbaijan history

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KhaledtheGerman
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful old city with lots of antique and souvenir shops! amazing atmosphere! Thank you so much! Hope to return soon

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NatashaKalashnikova
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was our first time in Baku so we get the chance to eat in sheki restaurant which is one of the best restaurant in Baku trust that’s one of the best food I had in my life I can recommend to everyone must try...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank alisY8592GA
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice ambiance of the old town - it is small and walkable. Nice historical sites to visit. Try to go in spring or fall - Not winter when it is cold, drab an rainy. Beware of height differences - if you are clumsy - or...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gina C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's a magical place. Must visit to get to know all of the handmade carpets and traditional things . You should not miss yašel bazar to buy all the ymmmy goodies and the local amazing fruits and vegetables. I love every detail in the old...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Joooriiii
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is the old city where you can see, buy and eat some of the local staffs. It wont take much time to spend but worth the visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AlHatou
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a wonderful place to visit and a great walk around. Nicely maintained old structures. Nice cosy restaurants around. Few small souvenir shops are the. Street vendors sold fresh strawberries and fruit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jasjotg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The old buildings are maintained in perfect shape. It’s a good place to strall and learn the history of Baku and culture.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AliceOmlet
Reviewed 1 week ago

I personally consider Old city as the best spot in Baku. you can feel the soul of the city. and there are many wonderful cafes with live music and great food. with people who understand a bit of English as well. You can find small...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank _T605RS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

That's a must visit place which normally anyone would go to, which has a lovely sea and beach area with a promenade.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 260vinodm
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Adeel H
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Response from afsaneh m | Reviewed this property |
The seaside, museums, gubostan, specially old town
Shaider U
12 March 2018|
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Response from Giacomo S | Reviewed this property |
You can go there by taxi. Will cost you around 5 manat
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10 December 2017|
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Response from Luis C | Reviewed this property |
The audio works well. Its advantage is that you may stay looking as long as you like. 2 hours may be short if you like to really look with some detail.
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