Best Time To Visit Baku

The peak travel months to Baku are during the months of June, July, August.

Baku is the capital of Azerbaijan. It’s famed for its medieval walled old city, which contains the Palace of the Shirvanshahs. Contemporary landmarks include the Zaha Hadid and the Flame Towers, 3 pointed skyscrapers covered with LED screens.

Other notable sites include the Azerbaijan Carpet Museum, housing a vast collection of ornate carpets from the region. Another prominent museum, the National Museum of History of Azerbaijan, is housed in an Italian Renaissance–style mansion. National Flag Square contains one of the world’s tallest flagpoles. Bustling Fountains Square is a hub for shops and restaurants. Beyond the city, Yanar Dag is a continuously blazing natural gas fire.

Map of Baku