Welcome to Shamakhi

Shamakhi – It is one of the most ancient cities in Azerbaijan dated back to 5th century BC. In the Middle Ages, This region was the capital of the Shirvanshah’s government and was one of the fascinating cities in the east. 

City also has the biggest astrophysical observatory in the Caucasus. The city itself is not only rich with its nature and beauty but very rich with monuments that have historical significance.

Touristic Places to visit in Shamakhi:

  • Diri Baba mausoleum, a mausoleum belongs to 1402 for a holy person and still attracts locals as a pilgrimage place.
  • Juma Mosque, the most ancient mosque belongs to 743 and located in the Caucasus.
  • Yeddi Gumbez Mausoleum complex, mausoleums that were for the family member of the Khan of Shamakhi around 17th centuries.
  • Silent Lake (Sakit Gol)
  • Sis Village – Old Shirvanshah Palace

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