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Novruz Festival 5 nights / 6 day

 

From $700 / per persone

18 march- 23 march

Novruz, a festival of spring, renewal and rebirth celebrated in Azerbaijan and across Central Asia, takes place every year between 20 and 22 March. A rich cultural heritage accompanies Novruz, including grand feasts, seemingly dangerous rituals and a renewed sense of happiness and hope for the New Year.

Novruz (Novruz Bayrami) is the most important holiday in Azerbaijan. It celebrates the Persian New Year and the beginning of Spring. Novruz means ‘New Day’.

This is an ancient holiday, which can be traced back 5,000 years to the Sumerians and the Babylonians civilisations. Novruz begins on either 20 March or 21 March, on the spring equinox, when the days and nights are equal length, with days then becoming longer signifying the arrival of warmer weather.

The build up to Novruz begins a month before the festival. Each of the four Tuesdays falling before Novruz is dedicated to a different element. First is Water Tuesday, where water renews nature. Next is Fire Tuesday which honours fire as a method rebirth. Then it is Earth Tuesday marking the revival of the earth. Finally it is Wind Tuesday when the wind opens the buds and marks the arrival of Spring.

 

Fire worship forms an integral part of the celebrations with fires being lit on the four Tuesdays in the run up to Novruz. On the last Tuesday, everyone has to jump over the fire as an act of purification.

Like a lot of spring festivals, this idea of purification and starting again is key. Indeed, before Novruz, activities based on renewal like spring cleaning, planting trees, make new clothes and painting eggs are popular.

On the day before Novruz, the graves of relatives are visited and tended, then the whole family will gather round the table to enjoy traditional dishes. The table will be decorated by a khoncha, a large silver or copper tray with Samani (wheat) placed in the centre and candles and painted eggs representing the number of family members around it. The feast will consist of at least seven dishes.

While Azerbaijan was part of the Soviet Union, celebration of Novruz was given unofficial status, and even prohibited. although during the Soviet period. Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, Novruz has surged in popularity and has now regained its position as the key holiday in Azerbaijan.

 

Included :

5 nights stay in 5* Hotel
Baku City Tour;
Nowruz Festival Experience;
RT Private Transfers;
Hotel pick up & Drop off;
Guide;

2018 FORMULA 1 AZERBAIJAN

From $ 140 / per person (when placed in a double room)

2018 THE GRAND FOR AZERBAIJAN FORMULA 1 PLANNED FOR 27-29 APRIL 2018

 

The cost of the tour includes:

-Transfer Airport-Hotel-Airport

-Accommodation at the hotel (27-29 April)

-Breakfasts

If desired, the cost can be counted for any number of days and a person.

 

We can also help you:

-Buy tickets for the formula,

-Rent a car (with driver, without driver),

-Organize any excursions,

-Tours throughout Azerbaijan,

-Hunting,

-Shopping tours,

-Guide and interpreter services

 

Hurry, places are limited!

Formula 1 Baku tour

Price for request 

FORMULA 1 BAKU 2018 starts again in Azerbaijan! Do not want to miss this grandiose event? We invite you to see the World’s fastest cars, enjoy the atmosphere and participate in music concerts during Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2018.

 

Formula 1 Baku tour from Welcome2Baku Travel agency Baku

Formula 1 Baku 2018 tour

Dear Guests, we are happy to help you in organizing visiting the racing stage of the Formula 1 Baku 2018 rally that will take place in the most interesting central places of Baku city!

Our services include:
– Hotel reservation
– Excursions
– 
Guide
– Interpreter
– Buy tickets for Formula 1 Baku 2018
– Transfer service
Rent a car Baku service (with driver / without driver)

 

Formula 1 Baku tour from Welcome2Baku Travel agency Baku

Formula 1 Baku 2018

Dates:
27 April Friday
28 April Saturday
29 April Sunday

The Baku Street Circuit is a Herman Tilke planned motor racing circuit in Baku, Azerbaijan to be constructed near Baku Boulevard, right by the sea front. It is scheduled to host the second Baku European Grand Prix.

Second Formula 1 Baku 2018 sees a 28% increase in ticket sales from previous year including DOUBLE the number of international visitors Baku City Circuit today announced that 71,541 Formula 1 fans – old and new – attended the 2017 FORMULA 1 AZERBAIJAN GRAND PRIX, the second successive street race to be hosted in the Azerbaijani capital.

Friday    
GP 2 – Practice Session                                                 
Formula 1 – First Practice Session 14:00 – 15:30     
Formula 1 – Second Practice Session 18:00 – 19:30
GP2 – Qualifying

Saturday 
GP 2 – Race 1                                           
Formula 1 – Third Practice Session 15:00 – 16:00   
Formula 1 – Qualifying 18:00 -19:00 

Sunday
GP 2 – Race 2        
2018 GRAND PRIX OF EUROPE FINAL 18:00 – 20:00 

Formula 1 Baku tour from Welcome2Baku Travel agency Baku

The six kilometre, anti-clockwise layout of the circuit was designed by famous circuit architect Hermann Tilke. The circuit is planned to start adjacent to Azadliq Square, then loop around Government House before heading west to Maiden Tower. From there the track is planned to have a narrow uphill traversal and then circle the Old City before opening up onto a 2.2 km (1.4 mi) stretch along Neftchilar Avenue back to the start line.

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