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Baku Destination Guide

Delve into Baku in Azerbaijan!

Baku in the region of Baki with it's 1,116,513 residents is a city in Azerbaijan and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Baku in Azerbaijan

Current time in Baku is now 12:49 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baku" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Sari, Neftcala, Makhachkala, Khasavyurt or Zykh. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

18°C / 64 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 1031.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 25th of October 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 18°C (65 °F)
Thursday, 26th of October 2017
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)
Friday, 27th of October 2017
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)

Videos

Fountain Square - Baku Azerbaijan

01:02 min ( December 02, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
Views: 466 - Rating: 5/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Fountain Square Baku Read more at: www.travelpod.com Travel blogs from Fountain Square: - "... The fountai...

Land of Fire and Wind Lraleigh's photos ...

02:12 min ( December 08, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 550 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Lraleigh's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vide...


Across Azerbaijan and the Caspian Sea Di...

02:38 min ( December 20, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 716 - Rating: 3/5

Preview of Diannemurray's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Baku, Azerb...

Black Gold Carlier's photos around Baku ...

02:12 min ( February 27, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 345 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Carlier's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these video...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Baku during the next days.

01
Nov
2017

BAKUTEL 2017

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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05
Nov
2017

Bosphorus Seminar Days In Azerbaijan

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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22
Nov
2017

Qarabag Vs Chelsea FC - Champions League 2017-18

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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FK Qarabag Vs Chelsea, UEFA Champions League

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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29
Nov
2017

KhazarUniversity

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05
Apr
2018

AITF 2018

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Aitf - Azerbaijan International Travel & Tourism Fair

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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HOREX - Hospitality Fair

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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26
Apr
2018

Azerbaijan F1 GP - 3 Day

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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27
Apr
2018

Azerbaijan F1 GP - Saturday

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic

The Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic (Azerbaijani: Азәрбајҹан Совет Сосиалист Республикасы Azərbaycan Sovet Sosialist Respublikası; Russian: Азербайджанская Советская Социалистическая Республика Azerbaydzhanskaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika  ), also known as the Azerbaijan SSR or Soviet Azerbaijan, was one of the republics that made up the former Soviet Union.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.38, 49.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic, Communism in Azerbaijan, History of Azerbaijan, History of Soviet Azerbaijan, Republics of the Soviet Union, States and territories established in 1920

Tofiq Bahramov Stadium

Tofiq Bahramov Stadium (Azerbaijani: Tofiq Bəhramov adına Respublika Stadionu) is a multi-purpose stadium in Baku, Azerbaijan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It serves as the home ground for Neftchi Baku, FK Baku and the Azerbaijan national football team and holds 31,200 seats making it the largest stadium in the country.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.38, 49.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Azerbaijan, Football venues in Azerbaijan, Multi-purpose stadiums in Azerbaijan, National stadiums, Neftchi Baku PFC, Sports venues built in the Soviet Union, Sports venues completed in 1951, Sports venues in Baku

Central Bank of Azerbaijan

The Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA, Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Mərkəzi Bankı) is the central bank of Azerbaijan Republic. The headquarters of the bank are located in the capital city Baku.

More reading: Central Bank of Azerbaijan homepage
Located at 40.38, 49.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1992 establishments in Azerbaijan, Baku, Banks established in 1992, Banks of Azerbaijan, Central banks

Shafa Stadium

Shafa Stadium is an all-seater football stadium located in Baku and the home of Azerbaijan Premier League club FC Inter Baku. The stadium was built on the site of Termist stadium in 2011 and has a capacity of 5,300 spectators. The stadium surrounded by practice fields, administration buildings and newly built four-star Inter Hotel.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.38, 49.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Azerbaijan, Sports venues in Baku

Maiden Tower (Baku)

The Maiden Tower or also known locally as Giz Galasi located in the Old City, Baku in Azerbaijan is an ancient tower. Built in the 12th century, as part of the walled city of Baku, the Maiden Tower, with the Shirvanshahs' Palace dated to the 15th century, are an ensemble of historic monuments which have been inscribed under the UNESCO World Heritage List of Historical Monuments as cultural property under category iii, in 2001.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.38, 49.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Baku, Monuments and memorials in Azerbaijan, Towers in Azerbaijan, Visitor attractions in Baku, World Heritage Sites in Azerbaijan

Quote of the moment

To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.

Freya Stark