Gandja & Goygol Tours

The famous Ganja fortress, known as "The Shield of Asia" was built by the leader of Turkish army in the Caucasus Farhad Pasha according to the order of the Turkish Sultan Murad III in 1588. The total length of the walls, erected 7 km away from the historic center of Ganja, reached 13.7 km and height - 12 m. Only one fragment of the fortress walls remained, and now is called "Shiralibay’s Tower." In 2007 it was reconstructed.

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  • What's included :
    • Tour Guide
    • Entry/Admission - Gosha Gala Tower
    • Entry/Admission - Ganja Heydar Aliyev Park
    • Entry/Admission - Lake Goygol
    What's excluded :
    • This is a typical itinerary for this product

      Stop At: Gosha Gala Tower, Baku Azerbaijan

      You'll start at Gosha Gala Tower or you can also get picked up from your accommodation.

      Duration: 10 minutes

      Stop At: Mingecevir, Azerbaijan

      Our guests will taste delicious lunch at the traditional restaurant where they will explore Azerbaijani cuisine.

      Duration: 40 minutes

      Stop At: Ganja, Ganja, Ganja-Gazakh Region

      Ganja city tour

      Duration: 30 minutes

      Stop At: Ganja Heydar Aliyev Park, Nizami Ganjavi, Ganja Azerbaijan

      Ganja Khan Garden

      Duration: 30 minutes

      Stop At: Lake Goygol, Azerbaijan

      Excursion in Hajikand, Goygol, Maral-Gol(lake)

      Duration: 2 hours

      Stop At: Gosha Gala Tower, Baku Azerbaijan

      You'll return to the starting point

      Duration: 10 minutes

    • Departure Point :
      Baku, Azerbaijan
      Traveler pickup is offered
      Ganja is the second biggest city in Azerbaijan after Baku. Ganja city is located at the north-eastern part of the Small Caucasus, on the Ganja-Gazakh plain, at both sides of the Ganja River.In 1918, Ganja was the first capital of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, which was the first democratic republic in the East.Nizami mausoleum, Ganja Gates, Shah Abbas Mosque, Imamzade Tomb, Bottle house, Goygol National Park and Javad Khan Tomb are Ganja's famous tourist destinations.The most famous and biggest park of Ganja is the Khan garden. Khan's garden was built in 1700. The total area is 6 hectares. Khan's garden is related with the name of Ziyad khan. There are more than 100 species of trees.Ganja cuisine is one of the tasty part Azerbaijan national cuisine. “Firni”, “pakhlava”, “zilviya”, “nazik” and “dovgha” are examples of the Ganja cuisine.
      Departure Time :
      Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 1/13/2020 - 10/22/2021
      Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
      Return Detail :
      Returns to original departure point
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Wheelchair accessible
      • Stroller accessible
      • Service animals allowed
      • Near public transportation
      • Infant seats available
      • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
      • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
      • Most travelers can participate
      • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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    Organised by ATAFTRAVEL

    Activity ID: V-227047P14

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