Caravansarai of Sheki

Caravansarai (Caravan Palace) located on the M.F. Akhundov Avenue, Caravansarai or Caravan Palace is a historically cherished monument that was built by the Sheki Khans. The Caravan Palace was built as a resting place for the caravans that passed along the Silk Road through Azerbaijan.

The site on which Caravan Sarai is built is said to be one of biggest stopovers for caravans in the Caucasus region. The Caravan Sarai has been decorated with traditional stained “Shebke” glass and frescoes and finds its notation among many poems of Ajerbaijan.


Research by: Ulduz Tourism

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