Day trip from Baku to Sheki city tour includes combination of sightseeing tour with walking excursion in historical part of Sheki where you will see famous monuments during your walking tour with commentary of your private guide along with panoramic view of the city. Take a walking tour across the city, climb to terrace take freshness breeze of Caucasus Mountains and take incredible view for ancient city and admire miraculous architecture.
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Sheki Khan Sarai, Kish village village.
During your Sheki excursion you will see main attractions of the city and visit one of the famous architectural miracles of Azerbaijan Sheki Khan Sarai. Almost in 18 century after building work began, Sheki Khan Sarayi was constructed– and it was worth every effort. Visit inside the building and learn about miracles of Azerbaijan architecture shebeke and how it was built without single nail. Here you will learn about the ruling dynasty of Sheki on 17-18 centuries period when Sheki was independent khanate. Notice also the decrepit centuries-old Sheki’s Lower and Upper Caravansaries, both belonging to the 18th century. The teahouse in the Upper Caravansary is a perfect place to try local sweet Sheki halva and enjoy tea. Explore the new Bazaar, located on the western section of the city. The new bazaar is an interesting spot, where you can find all sorts of handicrafts, food, and spices.
Also you will visit interesting Şəbəkə Workshop, where local craftsmen assemble traditional stained glass windows, slotting together hundreds of hand-carved wooden pieces to create intricate wooden frames without metal fastenings. Small examples are sold as souvenirs. Here you can also buy souvenirs, and try national costumes.
Another popular and frequently visited place in the vicinity of Sheki is fortress. By visiting this monument in Sheki, in the castle which has been an obvious example of bloody wars and the struggle against the invaders that took place in the first half of the eighteenth century you will feel yourself as if you have fallen in that period. If you visit to the castle in the months of May to August you will feel yourself as if as being in ruins of the legendary castle.
After Sheki tour climb to Kish village and enjoy ancient Albanian church founded by St. Elisey. The church survived different periods and various religious states to show its glory to modern people. It is the best place to learn about the mysterious Caucasian Albania. After studying the church and enjoying its unique sights, you can also breath the clean air, enjoy sunny day and friendly atmosphere and taste delightful Azerbaijani tea while watching the peaceful life of the Azerbaijani village.
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