Azerbaijan Travel Guide

Plan a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Azerbaijan with the help of our travel guide resources. Discover the best places to visit and the best time to visit them. Find out how to get your visa and the answers to all your travel questions on food, currency and more. We have this fascinating corner of Central Asia covered.

View to Bibi Heybat mosque, Baku, Azerbaijan

Best Places To Visit

Our pick of the top destinations to visit when travelling Azerbaijan

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Best Time to Visit

Plan the perfect time to visit Azerbaijan with our guide to the weather and seasons

Visas

Tourist Visas

Visa requirements for Azerbaijan and information on getting your visa

Currency

Top Travel Tips

Top tips for those wanting to know about the currency, food and more in Azerbaijan

Overland truck in Central Asia

About Overlanding

Find out what to expect on an Overland Adventure in Azerbaijan with this guide

Get to know Azerbaijan

Recommended Reading

  • Ali and Nino
    by Kurban Said
  • Azerbaijan Diary
    by Thomas Goltz
  • Mirror of the Invisible World
    by Nizami Ganjavi
Did you know...?

Facts about Azerbaijan

  • Azerbaijan is home to over 400 mud volcanoes, which is more than any other country in the world.
  • The first known fireplace was discovered in Azikh Cave in Azerbaijan, dating back from 700,000 to 500,000 years ago.
  • The most popular drink in Azerbaijan is tea, it's served in pear-shaped glasses known as Armudu glasses.

Azerbaijan Travel Advice

We keep up to date with the latest travel guidance for Azerbaijan and follow advice as set out by the British Foreign Office. Our travellers' safety is of the upmost importance and we recommend checking for the latest travel updates from the relevant advisory body in your country.