Tourism News

2021-01-06

Azerbaijan declares 2021 as Year of Nizami Ganjavi

The 880th anniversary of  the great poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi will be celebrated in the country this year. The head of state declared this year […]
2020-12-18

Nar Bayrami was recently inscribed on United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) updated Intangible Heritage List.

Nar Bayrami – a traditional pomegranate festivity part of Azerbaijan’s culture – was recently inscribed on United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) updated Intangible […]
2020-08-15

Khinalig village included into UNESCO’s Tentative List

Under the State Tourism Agency the Khinalig State Historical-Architectural and Ethnographic  Reserve has been included in the UNESCO World Heritage Committee Tentative List. The appropriate documents […]
2020-08-15

Over the past three months, Azerbaijan’s tourism opportunities have been presented at 232 international online events

On the online training platform launched by the Azerbaijan Tourism Board in May, the Azerbaijan Tourism Board continues to maintain and expand awareness of Azerbaijan and […]
2020-08-15

A new initiative to encourage domestic tourism has been designed

An insightful and enlightening project has been launched with the joint initiative and supporting of the State Tourism Agency and the Azerbaijan Tourism Board to develop […]
2018-11-17
baku shopping fest

Baku Shopping Festival

Baku Shopping Festival Baku Shopping Festival starting from May 1st to May 31st, the most anticipated event of this spring, Baku Shopping Festival commences, turning the capital […]
2017-09-14

26 tourism zones will be created in Azerbaijan

According to the report, this is stated in the half-year monitoring and evaluation report of the “Strategic Road Map on the Development of Tourism Industry in […]
2017-09-11

Azerbaijan is preparing for the winter tourism

The preparatory works for the winter tourism in Azerbaijan are going on.    The Minister of Tourism Abulfas Garayev said: “We plan the opening of the […]