Transfer to Lankaran
Visit sunny Azerbaijan, where you can visit the mysterious and ancient city of Lenkoran, the homeland of silk carpets and oriental sweets. The warm climate contributes to long walks. Wear comfortable shoes and go on an adventure.
How to get to Lenkoran? The local airport serves domestic and international flights. Here comes more than 50 thousand passengers. You can use public transport. Daily from 08:00 to 22:00 to the center shuttles go. If this time doesn’t suit you, book in advance a transfer to Lenkoran through the service GetTransfer.com. Long trips are better to make in comfortable conditions. Experienced drivers will take you to the hotel in 2 hours and 55 minutes.
Lenkoran is the oldest city built on the coast of the Caspian Sea. After the excavation, scientists found that the first settlements appeared 4000-5000 years ago, but the city itself appeared in the X century BC. The Aboriginal village was located at the intersection of caravans, the path of which ran through Europe to Asia and vice versa.
People come here to try the national tea and relax in the spa complexes built on the territory of thermal springs. Over the last decade, camping and hiking has become popular in Lankaran.
The city has many amazing sights VIII-XIX centuries. Such a rich heritage made it a cultural center. Visit the Lankaran fortress of the XVIII century, which has retained its original appearance. There used to be bazaars here, big and small. Now in their place built a mosque. Walk to Khanega, which stands on the banks of the Pisagat River near the ancient road leading to Iran. This temple complex is famous for its stunning architectural decor: artistic stone and wood carving, wall decoration with emeralds and sapphires, painting on the ceiling. The main buildings belong to the XII-XIV centuries.
The 1913 Mirahmad Khan's house towers in the center of Lenkoran. When it was built, the techniques of national architecture and elements of Azerbaijani decor were used.
What is the most convenient way to travel in Lankaran? Daily from 09:25 to 20:00 buses run from the center to distant areas around the city and vice versa. Locals ride bicycles. If you are planning trips to the neighborhood or neighboring cities, rent a car with a driver in Lankaran. You will save time and money on transportation. No need to adjust to the schedule. Plan your route yourself. Enjoy your holiday!