in Baku City, Azerbaijan
- Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower (Unesco heritage, 4 mi)
- Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape (Unesco heritage, 27 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 40.307 and 49.823 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 40° 18' 24" and E 49° 49' 21"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Manat - AZN
- Spoken languages:
- Azerbaijani, Russian, Armenian
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:41 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Asia/Baku
- UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:37 am and 6:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Shikhovo
Shikhovo in Baku City is a town located in Azerbaijan a little south-west of Baku, the country's capital town.
Time in Shikhovo is now 07:41 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baku with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 5 airports closer to Shikhovo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Azerbaijan is Heydar Aliyev International Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Azerbaijan is Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), North. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Baku, Khirdalan, Sumqayit, Haciqabul and Qobustan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Intourist Hotel Baku Autograph Collection
Boulevard Hotel Baku Autograph Collection
JW Marriott Absheron Baku
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Maiden Tower (Baku)
The Maiden Tower or also known locally as Giz Galasi located in the Old City, Baku in Azerbaijan is an ancient tower. Built in the 12th century, as part of the walled city of Baku, the Maiden Tower, with the Shirvanshahs' Palace dated to the 15th century, are an ensemble of historic monuments which have been inscribed under the UNESCO World Heritage List of Historical Monuments as cultural property under category iii, in 2001.
Palace of the Shirvanshahs
Palace of the Shirvanshahs (or Shirvanshahs' Palace; Azerbaijani: Şirvanşahlar sarayı) is the biggest monument of the Shirvan-Absheron branch of the Azerbaijan architecture, situated in the Inner City of Baku. The complex contains the main building of the palace, Divanhane, the burial-vaults, the shah's mosque with a minaret, Seyid Yahya Bakuvi's mausoleum, a portal in the east - Murad's gate, a reservoir and the remnants of the bath-house.
Martyrs' Lane, Alley of Martyrs or Şəhidlər Xiyabanı (transliterated to Shehidler Khiyabani), formerly The Kirov Park, is a cemetery and memorial in Baku, Azerbaijan dedicated to those killed by the Soviet Army during Black January and later to those killed in Nagorno-Karabakh War.
Old City (Baku)
Old City or Inner City is the historical core of Baku. In December 2000, the Old City of Baku, including the Palace of the Shirvanshahs and Maiden Tower, became the first location in Azerbaijan to be classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater
The Akhundov Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater is an opera house in Baku, Azerbaijan. It was built in 1911.
Bay of Baku
Bay of Baku (Baku Bay) is a natural harbour of the Baku port and local yacht club, on the southern shore of the Absheron Peninsula in Azerbaijan.
National Art Museum of Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan National Museum of Art (Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Milli İncəsənət Muzeyi) is the biggest art museum of Azerbaijan. It was founded in 1936 in Baku and in 1943 was named after Rustam Mustafayev, a prominent Azeri scenic designer and theater artist. The museum consists of two buildings standing next to each other. There are over 3,000 items in 60 rooms on display in total.
Bayil (Azerbaijani: Bayıl; also known as Bayilov, Bailovo, and Bayilovo) is a settlement in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Xanlar (also, Bibi Eibat, Bibi-Eybat, Euwbet, Helenendorf, Khanlar, and Shikhovo) is a village in Sabail raion of Baku, Azerbaijan. The settlement stretches along the Salyan Highway on the coast of the Caspian Sea. Shikhov Beach is located in Shikhov.
Heybət (also, Eibat) is a settlement in Baku, Azerbaijan. The settlement forms part of the municipality of Lökbatan in Qaradağ raion.
Bukhta-Ilicha (also, Bukhta-Il’icha) is a village in Baku, Azerbaijan.
MOIK Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Baku, Azerbaijan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It serves as a home ground of MOIK Baku of the Azerbaijan Premier League. The stadium holds 3,000 people spectators.
Alley of Honor
The Alley of Honor (Azerbaijani: Fəxri Xiyaban, Honorary Alley) is a public cemetery and memorial in Baku, Azerbaijan. The Alley includes burials of famed Azerbaijanis and Azerbaijan-affiliated expatriates, including several Presidents, scientists and artists. There are 242 burials in total. The Alley was established by the order of the Council of Ministers of Azerbaijan SSR on August 27, 1948.
Eurovision Song Contest 2012
The Eurovision Song Contest 2012 was the 57th annual Eurovision Song Contest. Following Ell & Nikki's win at the 2011 Contest, the festival was brought to the city of Baku, Azerbaijan. The two semi-finals were held on 22 and 24 May 2012, and the final was held on 26 May 2012 at the newly constructed Baku Crystal Hall. Forty-two countries announced their participation in the contest, with Montenegro returning, having last taken part in 2009, and Poland and Armenia withdrawing.
The Bibi-Heybat Mosque is a historical mosque in Baku, Azerbaijan. The existing structure, built in the 1990s, is a recreation of the mosque with the same name built in the 13th century by Shirvanshah Farrukhzad II Ibn Ahsitan II, which was completely destroyed by the Bolsheviks in 1936.
International Mugam Center of Azerbaijan
International Mugam Center of Azerbaijan is the center of Azerbaijani arts and music aimed to promote, preserve and popularize specific genre of Azerbaijani music Mugam. It is located in Baku Boulevard, downtown Baku.
National Flag Square
National Flag Square (Azerbaijani: Dövlət Bayrağı Meydanı) is a large city square off Neftchiler Avenue in Bayil, Baku, Azerbaijan. A flag measuring 70 by 35 meters flies on a pole 162 meters high which had been confirmed as the world's tallest by the Guinness Book of Records until being overtaken by the 165 meter Dushanbe Flagpole, Tajikistan, built by the same American designer, David Chambers.
Ulduz (Baku Metro)
Ulduz is a subway station in Baku Metro. Opened in May 5, 1970.
Baku Crystal Hall
Baku Crystal Hall is an indoor arena in Baku, Azerbaijan. Located on the coast of Baku near National Flag Square, construction of the arena began in August 2011 and finished in April 2012—in time for it to host its first major event, the 2012 edition of the Eurovision Song Contest.
Juma Mosque of Shamakhi
Juma Mosque of Shamakhi or Friday Mosque of Shamakhi (Azerbaijani: Şamaxı Cümə Məscidi) – Friday cathedral mosque in Shamakhi city, in the territory of Azerbaijan.
Palatial mosque in Baku
Palatial mosque in Baku– is a mosque of the 15th century, which is included in Shirvanshah's palace complex in Baku.
The Green Theatre is an open air theatre in Baku, the capital city of Azerbaijan. The theatre seats 2500 spectators. The theatre was built in the mid-1960s on the initiative of the city's major of the time Alish Lambaranski. The Green Theatre was built as a venue intended for important cultural events. In 1993, the theatre ceased functioning. In August 2005, Ilham Aliyev, the President of Azerbaijan ordered to carry out repairs works in the theatre.
Caravanserai – is a historical monument in Sheki, a part of which is used as a hotel.
Independence Museum of Azerbaijan
Independence Museum of Azerbaijan or "Istiqlal" Museum – is a museum established on 7 December 1919 in Baku - the capital of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic. H. Mirzajamalov and I.M. Aghaoglu had a great role in creation of the museum. Archeological findings, exemplars of rare books, objects of numismatics, jewelries and etc. were collected in the museum.
Bayil Stadium, is a stadium in Bayil, Baku, Azerbaijan. It will be opened in 2012 and has a capacity of 5,000 spectators. The stadium will also be used to host some matches for the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup.
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Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Starting at: no exact start time given.
More Information: eventful.com.
International Caspian Oil & Gas Exhibition
Starting at: 04:00 am (04:00).
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AZERBAIJAN REC EXPO
Starting at: 04:00 am (04:00).
More Information: eventful.com.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bibi-Eybat, Khanlar, Bibi Eibat, Shikhovo, Euwbet, Shikh, Shikov, Helenendorf, Xanlar, Bibiheybət, Ханлар