Sheki, Azerbaijan - Firebird City Guides

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Sheki, Azerbaijan
A true gem of the Azerbaijan tourism, Sheki, is a small city that has a whole lot to offer by way of historic attractions; in particular, the Palace of Sheki Khans which is a magnificent work of Islamic architecture.

Built in 1797 as a summer residence for Muhammad Hasan Khan, the Palace of Shaki Khans is a masterpiece of lavish decoration. Both the exterior or interior decorations of the palace embody the architectural glamour of the ancient Shaki Khanate. In 1998, the Palace of Shaki Khans was nominated for the UNESCO List of World Heritage Sites. Apart from that, Sheki has a stunning setting.

Enjoy the amazing views, wander the leafy streets that predispose to a relaxed paced life, visit the culturally enriched central market and stop by at the unforgettable tea houses.

See it on following tours

Private tour  |  Nearest Date:
Flexible

12 days

9 cities

3 countries

Baku | Sheki | Tbilisi | Sighnaghi | Kazbegi | Mtskheta | Gori | Yerevan | Etchmiadzin

Explore the historical sites, enjoy the hands-on master-class and tastings of local cuisines and drinks and experience breathtaking nature during your tour of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia.
E.g., Sep 25 2018