Ganja
in Ganja City, Azerbaijan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.683 and 46.361 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 40' 58" and E 46° 21' 38"
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: 04:58 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Baku
UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:24 am and 8:29 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Ganja

Ganja in Ganja City with it's 313,300 citizens is a town in Azerbaijan about 187 mi (or 300 km) west of Baku, the country's capital city.

Current time in Ganja is now 04:58 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baku with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 9 airports near Ganja, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Azerbaijan is Ganja Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley in Armenia at a distance of 90 mi (or 145 km). Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Samux, Goygol, Yukhary-Dashkesan, Shamkhor and Goranboy. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1012.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 25th of June 2019

34°C (93 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2019

34°C (93 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

31°C (87 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ramada Plaza Gence

Address
1,2 mi
Nizami Ganjavi Prospekti, 519
2019 Gence
Azerbaijan

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Ramada Plaza Gence

Address
1,3 mi
237 Nizami St
AZ2019 Gandja
Azerbaijan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Ebulfez Sadiq Ay Masallah 2015 Logosuz Region Production.

Published: January 18, 2015
Length: 04:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Qara Gozlum Production

Soz Xeyal Xezri Mus Anonim Aranjiman Emil F Studio RitmRecords Musiqinin mp3 Yukle http://www.share.az/evah4lmqly8r/EBULFEZ_SADIQ_-_Ay_masallah.mp3.html.


Ganja yeni il 2014 2015

Published: January 26, 2015
Length: 10:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ruslan Melikli

40.68680 46.35195 elektron map Ganja.


Sakit Abbasehet ft Raqil Nuri - Yaxsilarin Qardasi 2015 (ReGioN 51)

Published: February 01, 2015
Length: 39:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: eLişco Q-ov


YABANCI OGRENCI Farida Huseynli Azerbaijan

Published: March 22, 2015
Length: 02:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ruslan Melikli

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Aylin0078

Published: January 26, 2015
Length: 55:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ruslan Melikli

40.68680 46.35195 elektron map Ganja.


SOME EYP MOMENTS

Published: September 20, 2014
Length: 50:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kamran Mehdiyev

EYP Azerbaijan Ganja youth forum 2014 - social activities Soundtrack - sky full of stars by Coldplay I don't own the copyright of the soundtrack.


Togrul slideshow

Published: March 18, 2015
Length: 45:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ruslan Melikli

40.68680 46.35195 elektron map Ganja.


İlham Əliyevin Gəncə ASAN xidmət mərkəzinin açılışında nitqi

Published: January 27, 2014
Length: 07:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: presidentaz

İlham Əliyev Vətəndaşlara Xidmət və Sosial İnnovasiyalar üzrə Dövlət Agentliyinin Gəncə "ASAN xidmət" mərkəzinin fəaliyyəti ilə tanış olmuşdur Ильхам Алиев...


İlham Əliyevin Gəncədə məcburi köçkün ailəsi ilə görüş zamanı nitqi

Published: January 27, 2014
Length: 07:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: presidentaz

İlham Əliyev Gəncədə 1500 məcburi köçkün ailəsi üçün tikilmiş yeni yaşayış məhəlləsi ilə tanış olmuşdur Ильхам Алиев ознакомился с новым...


TOGRUL MELIKLI 3 yas usaq ve buz

Published: January 25, 2014
Length: 35:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ruslan Melikli

40.68680 46.35195 elektron map Ganja Dərsə gedən bir uşaq Çıxdı buz üstə qoçaq Uşaq durub neylıdi Buza belə söylədi.


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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.

Ganja, Azerbaijan

Ganja is Azerbaijan's second-largest city with a population of around 313,300. It was named Elisabethpol in the Russian Empire period. The city regained its original name—Ganja— in 1920 during the first part of its incorporation into the Soviet Union. However, its name was changed again in 1935 to Kirovabad and retained it throughout the later Soviet period from 1935. Finally in 1989, during the Perestroika, the city regained the original name.

Located at 40.6828, 46.3606 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ganja, Azerbaijan, Populated places in Azerbaijan, Districts of Azerbaijan

Goygol District

For Xanlar in the Bibi Eybat oil fields, see Baku and Baku Oil Fields. Goygol is a rayon (district) in northwestern Azerbaijan. Formerly known as Khanlar, the region was renamed "Goygol" after Lake Goygol, the famous blue lake, by the decision of the Parliament of Azerbaijan on April 25, 2008. The administrative center of the rayon is the city of Goygol. The city of Goygol was founded as the German settlement of Helenendorf in 1819 and was renamed as Khanlar (Xanlar) in 1938.

Located at 40.5833, 46.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Azerbaijan, Goygol District

Ganja International Airport

Ganja International Airport (Azerbaijani: Gəncə Beynəlxalq Hava Limanı) is an airport serving Ganja (also known as Gyandzha), the second-largest city in Azerbaijan. It is also used by the Azerbaijani Air and Air Defence Force and was previously used by the Soviet Air Force.

Located at 40.7378, 46.3175 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Azerbaijan, Ganja, Azerbaijan, Soviet Air Force bases

Oktyabr, Azerbaijan

Oktyabr (also, Oktyabr’, Yeni Erivan, and Yeni-Yerevan) is a village in Ganja, Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.7047, 46.3278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Azerbaijan, Ganja, Azerbaijan

Alıncalı

Alıncalı (also, Alyndzhaly) is a village in the Samukh Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.7667, 46.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samukh District

Cırdaxan, Samukh

Cırdaxan (also, Dzhirdakhan) is a village in the Samukh Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.7881, 46.3192 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samukh District

Hacıkənd, Goygol

Hacıkənd (also, Adzhakend and Adzhikend) is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5136, 46.3289 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Köşkü

Köşkü (also, Keşkü, Keshkyu, Keshki, and Keshkyul’) is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Aşıqlı.

Located at 40.5375, 46.3153 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Derebeyli

Derebeyli (also, Derebegly) is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5947, 46.2672 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Yalqışlaq

Yalqışlaq (also, Yalkyshlag and Yalkyshlak) is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Qızılca.

Located at 40.6136, 46.2064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Damcılı

Damcılı (also, Damdzhaly, Damdzhyly, and Damzhaly) is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Qızılca.

Located at 40.6244, 46.2319 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Fadılı

Fadılı (also, Fadily and Fadyly) is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.6469, 46.1936 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Haçaqaya

Haçaqaya (also, Achakaya) is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Qırıqlı.

Located at 40.6578, 46.2258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Zurqes

Zurqes (also, Aşağı Çiçəkli and Zurges) is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5333, 46.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Gəncə, Goygol

Gəncə is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Zurnabad.

Located at 40.5331, 46.2558 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Birgez

Birgez is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5311, 46.4772 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

Səfikürd, Goygol

Səfikürd is a village in the Goygol Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5586, 46.2769 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Goygol District

1990 Tbilisi–Agdam bus bombing

The 1990 Tbilisi–Agdam bus bombing, also known as 1990 Khanlar bus bombing occurred on August 10, 1990 in the vicinity of Khanlar (now Goygol) when an explosive devise blew up in a bus 12.5 km away from Ganja, Azerbaijan's second largest city.

Located at 40.5869, 46.3158 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict, Terrorist incidents in 1990, Mass murder in 1990, 1990 in Azerbaijan, Terrorist incidents on buses, Terrorist attacks attributed to Armenian militant groups, 1990 in the Soviet Union, Terrorism in the Soviet Union, Improvised explosive device bombings, Terrorism in Azerbaijan

Juma Mosque of Ganja (Shah Abbas)

Juma Mosque of Ganja or Friday Mosque of Ganja – is a mosque located in the centre of Ganja. The mosque was built in 1606, according to a project of Sheykh Baheddin Mohammad Amil. The mosque is also often called “Shah Abbas Mosque”, because it was built on the instructions of Shah Abbas the Great during his reign. In 1776, two minarets were attached to the mosque. The mosque was built of red brick, which was traditional for Ganja.

Located at 40.6775, 46.3589 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1606 establishments, Islamic architecture, Mosques in Azerbaijan

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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