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A Trip to Baku

Baku is the largest city and the capital of Azerbaijan. It is also the largest city on the Caspian Sea. This unexplored and unheard city is one of the exciting spots to be covered if you are planning a long vacay with your family. This is undoubtedly the finest and one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Baku is famous for many things and one of them being its ancient architectural buildings. For all the history lovers and archeology lovers, this place is surely a must visit.  I am pretty sure, that you will definitely love exploring this city.

To know more about this pretty city, you need to explore it even more in a proper and a detailed manner. So why not take a long getaway with your family to this awesome city.

Here are several reasons that will guide and tell you that your visit to Baku is a must. While you’re still making your plans to steal some time for Baku, you can check out these Baku tour packages online.

1.Cultural place

Baku being the finest cities in the world is famous for various things but one of it being its cultural monuments and places. Baku is the largest cultural center of Azerbaijan. It is the place where a national theatre, lifted its curtain. You will seriously be astounded to learn that this is the only place where the first opera was performed. Here only the very first Azerbaijan newspaper was published. And to top the list, the first Azerbaijan library was opened. Today Baku is known to have more than 30 museums, 7 theatres, 10 institutions of higher education, opera theatre and film studios so that students from all over can come and take admission here. All the theaters, libraries and museums are worth seeing because its architecture of ancient times is the most eyes catching and worth watching things.

2.Industrial areas

Not to forget that Baku is also the largest industrial center. It is the place of concentration of ancient oil fields, well-known Oil Stones, unique plant of deep water foundations, high-capacity derrick barges, and modern drilling floating units. It is also famous for developed oil refineries, petrochemical, chemical, engineering branches of industry, oil equipment production, building materials, electrical engineering, and radio electronics.


This is one of the world’s best and most popular places for Muslims and their families. You will find such beauty of the mosques here. Even the mosques are worth visiting. Its ancient architecture at many mosques symbolizes that even in the ancient times, architects were highly talented. The Kala Nayak Mosque is one of the best mosques that can be visited.

4.The Ateshgah Temple

Though the temples here are too rarely found, but if you get to visit a temple here in Baku, the Ateshgah temple is worth your wait.

So, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and plan your trip to baku and have a great time!

Anjum Baba
Anjum Baba
Professional content writer, experienced proofreader/ editor and a published author. Has done M.A in English, voracious reader, an avid writer and a deep thinker. Interacts with her readers on a regular basis. Plans to publish a book of short stories in near future. Her first published book of poems named Scattered Stars is available on Amazon and other bookstores.


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