Quba is well known as the perfect place to enjoy the beautiful nature of Azerbaijan. Winter attracts tourists to the Shahdag Ski Resort, which is one of the world-class ski resorts equipped with excellent ski tracks in winter, making it a competitor to any European winter resorts located in the foothills of the stunning Caucasus Mountains.
The primary relaxation factor for staying at Shahdag Mountain Resort is the relaxation pleasure of the spa bath and sauna, which is one of the best spa services in the region, “Ovdan Spa” located in “Shahdag Hotel & Spa”
Whether you are a new skater or an experienced skater, Shadagh Resort 13 has an all-season ski slope available to everyone. Up-to-date ski and gondola lifts are available to take you quickly to the top of slopes.
Shahdag Resort has a ski equipment store and there is a ski school suitable for beginners and skiers.
One of the most prominent places in the northern region of Azerbaijan is Guba, where you can enjoy spending time in the fresh air while having a cup of tea with delicious Goblau baklava.
Khinalig mountain village
Khanalak village is located in the north of Quba, at an altitude of 2200 meters in the Caucasus Mountains, which separates Russia and the South Caucasus
You can enjoy scenic views in Khinalig, one of the most famous leaning isolated villages in a picturesque mountainous region of Azerbaijan. Mountains and landscapes along the road to Khinalig arouse your attention and since the village is trapped in remote locations, you have preserved ancient architectural and cultural traditions.
One of the most striking features of the village is the presence of a number of ancient stone houses, built of pebble stones, which carved strange interconnected terraces above a mountain peak.
Winter comes very early and very severe for Azerbaijan, where the temperature reaches -30 degrees Celsius. Bricks made from a mixture of straw and manure are used as fuel in freezing winter days, as well as for heating purposes.
The village is rich in ancient architectural features such as caves and unexplored archaeological sites, some of which were built in the Middle Ages such as the tomb of Khidr al-Nabi, Sheikh Shalbuz Mosque, Abu Muslim Mosque (twelfth century) Bergumyard Mosque
Winter exhibition at Fountain Square
The Fountain Square, which is one of the most famous squares and squares in the city of Baku, is witnessing the establishment of a wonderful winter exhibition during the second half of December, to celebrate the coming of the New Year, which gives the opportunity for tourists to enjoy the magnificence of the cheerful lights and colorful decorations in an unforgettable festive atmosphere, in addition to opportunities Dine between the stalls scattered there, that satisfy all tastes while enjoying the atmosphere of great music
Seafood in winter
Caspian Sea is able to satisfy the tastes of fish lovers as it offers many restaurants (Absheron sauce with tomato and cheese, salmon, stuffed in a layer cake, Galki on a hot frying pan that as well as wonderful meat and grill dishes with hot soup with saffron, which have Popular among visitors to Azerbaijan in winter)
Spend the winter at the Gabala resort with its luxurious 5-star hotels, and the magnificent snow-capped mountains where you can stroll the cable car path at the top of Mount Tuvandag.
– Walking in the old winter city (Icheri Sheher) with its narrow streets, indulging in the atmosphere of old Baku, the smell of fresh bread, mixing with the local people, as well as buying souvenirs from the best aspects of enjoying the winter in Quba, Azerbaijan
The Heydar Aliyev Center Gallery, one of the most beautiful buildings in the world, designed by contemporary architect Zaha Hadid, has been included in the list of the most strange buildings in the world. Heydar Aliyev Center includes a special collection of interesting exhibitions
Azerbaijanis celebrate the New Year, and this is reflected in the splendor of spectacular fireworks and festive festive performances, which look more beautiful in Seaside National Park or Baku Marine Walk.