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BeshBarmag mountain ("Five Fingers" mountain), Siyazen region, Azerbaijan. Гора Бешбармаг (с азерб. "Пять пальцев"), Азербайджан. Beshbarmaq dagi. Photo by: @faiknagiyev_photo ______________________________________________________🔸Besh Barmag is a mountain in Siazan District of Azerbaijan, not far from the Caspian Sea.🔸Besgbarmag is literally translated as Five Finger Mountain, since by its form it remain five fingers.🔸It rises to 382 m above the sea level overlooking the Baku-Quba Highway. 🔸The mountain is a solid rock and is one of most famous mountains in the Caucasus, known for its mythical stories. It is a sacred place for regular visitation by pilgrims.🔸Tide marks on the mount attest to meltwater inundation from the northern glacial ice caps and date back to the end of the last ice age. 🔸Due to its form the mountain for a long time served as guide for the sailors.🔸There are still remains of fortification dated VI-VII centures.🔸There is a spring on the top if the mountain said to have a healing effect. A narrow, dangerous road leads to it. It is said that only a person with clear intentions may reach the top and have desires fulfilled. 
#Beshbarmag #mountains #amazing #ig_nature #landscape #aov #adventure #nature #natureaddict #vsco #igers #vscocam #artofvisuals #clubsocials #instamood #instadaily #livefolk #liveauthentic #Caucasus #кавказ #travel #aztagram #colors #explore #exclusive_shot #photooftheday #wonderful_places #natgeo #hot_shotz #azerbaijan
BeshBarmag mountain ("Five Fingers" mountain), Siyazen region, Azerbaijan. Гора Бешбармаг (с азерб. "Пять пальцев"), Азербайджан. Beshbarmaq dagi. Photo by: @faiknagiyev_photo ______________________________________________________🔸Besh Barmag is a mountain in Siazan District of Azerbaijan, not far from the Caspian Sea.🔸Besgbarmag is literally translated as Five Finger Mountain, since by its form it remain five fingers.🔸It rises to 382 m above the sea level overlooking the Baku-Quba Highway. 🔸The mountain is a solid rock and is one of most famous mountains in the Caucasus, known for its mythical stories. It is a sacred place for regular visitation by pilgrims.🔸Tide marks on the mount attest to meltwater inundation from the northern glacial ice caps and date back to the end of the last ice age. 🔸Due to its form the mountain for a long time served as guide for the sailors.🔸There are still remains of fortification dated VI-VII centures.🔸There is a spring on the top if the mountain said to have a healing effect. A narrow, dangerous road leads to it. It is said that only a person with clear intentions may reach the top and have desires fulfilled. #Beshbarmag  #mountains  #amazing  #ig_nature  #landscape  #aov  #adventure  #nature  #natureaddict  #vsco  #igers  #vscocam  #artofvisuals  #clubsocials  #instamood  #instadaily  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #Caucasus  #кавказ  #travel  #aztagram  #colors  #explore  #exclusive_shot  #photooftheday  #wonderful_places  #natgeo  #hot_shotz  #azerbaijan 
View on Maralgel lake ("Deer lake") from helicopter, Azerbaijan. Горное озеро Маралгель (с азерб. Оленье озеро), Азербайджан, снимок с вертолета. Photo by: @elmarazimli 
_______________________________________________________🔹Maralgel is a mountainous lake at the height of 1910 m. on Murovdag mountain in the west of Azerbaijan. 🔹The lake is created as a result of a strong earthcake when the rocks collapsed and blocked the route of the local river. 🔹The lake is surrounded with mountains and dence forests and together with eight neighbouring mountain lakes is considered as one of the most beautiful and picturesque places in the country. 🔹The lake occupies the territory of 23 hectares with utmost depth of 60 m. 🔹Maralgel is connected with another unique beautiful mountain lake Goygel ("Blue lake") via Akhsu river. 
#Maralgel #mountains #lake #landscape #amazing #adventure #nature #natureaddict #vsco #igers #vscocam #artofvisuals #clubsocials #instamood #instadaily #livefolk #liveauthentic #Caucasus #кавказ #travel #aztagram #vscogood #colors #explore #exclusive_shot #photooftheday #wonderful_places #natgeo #hot_shotz #azerbaijan
View on Maralgel lake ("Deer lake") from helicopter, Azerbaijan. Горное озеро Маралгель (с азерб. Оленье озеро), Азербайджан, снимок с вертолета. Photo by: @elmarazimli _______________________________________________________🔹Maralgel is a mountainous lake at the height of 1910 m. on Murovdag mountain in the west of Azerbaijan. 🔹The lake is created as a result of a strong earthcake when the rocks collapsed and blocked the route of the local river. 🔹The lake is surrounded with mountains and dence forests and together with eight neighbouring mountain lakes is considered as one of the most beautiful and picturesque places in the country. 🔹The lake occupies the territory of 23 hectares with utmost depth of 60 m. 🔹Maralgel is connected with another unique beautiful mountain lake Goygel ("Blue lake") via Akhsu river. #Maralgel  #mountains  #lake  #landscape  #amazing  #adventure  #nature  #natureaddict  #vsco  #igers  #vscocam  #artofvisuals  #clubsocials  #instamood  #instadaily  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #Caucasus  #кавказ  #travel  #aztagram  #vscogood  #colors  #explore  #exclusive_shot  #photooftheday  #wonderful_places  #natgeo  #hot_shotz  #azerbaijan 
Road to mountain village Lahij, Ismailli region, Azerbaijan. Дорога в горное село Лагич, Азербайджан. Lahic kendine yol. Photo by: Photography-Mk. Courtesy of: @ivanovka.net_ _______________________________________________________🔸Lahij is a village on the southern slopes of Greater Caucasus within the Ismailli Region of Azerbaijan.🔸The village is located at the left shore of mountain river Girdimanchay at the height of 1375m.🔸The village is surrounded with mountains: the main are Babadag, Niyaldag and Gabandag mountains.🔸Lahij is a notable place in Azerbaijan, with its authentic handicrafts traditions, particularly related to copper.🔸The village's carpet and rug crafts are also well known in Azerbaijan and the South Caucasus.🔸Lahij has an old sewage system (some experts claim that it was built 1000 – 1500 years ago).🔸Due to frequent earthquakes local people have developed sophisticated and authentic construction techniques.

#Lahic #mountains #Lahij #landscape #road #adventure #nature #natureaddict #vsco #igers #vscocam #artofvisuals #clubsocials #instamood #instadaily #livefolk #liveauthentic #Caucasus #кавказ #travel #aztagram #vscogood #colors #explore #exclusive_shot #photooftheday #wonderful_places #natgeo #hot_shotz #azerbaijan
Road to mountain village Lahij, Ismailli region, Azerbaijan. Дорога в горное село Лагич, Азербайджан. Lahic kendine yol. Photo by: Photography-Mk. Courtesy of: @ivanovka.net_ _______________________________________________________🔸Lahij is a village on the southern slopes of Greater Caucasus within the Ismailli Region of Azerbaijan.🔸The village is located at the left shore of mountain river Girdimanchay at the height of 1375m.🔸The village is surrounded with mountains: the main are Babadag, Niyaldag and Gabandag mountains.🔸Lahij is a notable place in Azerbaijan, with its authentic handicrafts traditions, particularly related to copper.🔸The village's carpet and rug crafts are also well known in Azerbaijan and the South Caucasus.🔸Lahij has an old sewage system (some experts claim that it was built 1000 – 1500 years ago).🔸Due to frequent earthquakes local people have developed sophisticated and authentic construction techniques. #Lahic  #mountains  #Lahij  #landscape  #road  #adventure  #nature  #natureaddict  #vsco  #igers  #vscocam  #artofvisuals  #clubsocials  #instamood  #instadaily  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #Caucasus  #кавказ  #travel  #aztagram  #vscogood  #colors  #explore  #exclusive_shot  #photooftheday  #wonderful_places  #natgeo  #hot_shotz  #azerbaijan 
Defensive tower of highlanders "Sumug gala", Ilisu village, Gakh region, Azerbaijan. Оборонительная башня при домах горцев "Сумуг гала" в селе Илису, Гахский регион.  Sumuq qala qullesi, Qax. Photo by: @templ8
More images of the place #photos_qakh #photos_ilisu
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🔸"Sumug gala" is a defensive tower built in XVIII century by highlanders in Gakh region in the north of Azerbaijan.
🔸The tower is one of the examples of fortification constructions of highlanders of Caucasus usually built near the house and designated to defend the whole family from enemies.
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🔹Сумуг гала оборонительная башня в селе Гахского района на севере Азербайджана. Сооружено XVIII в. 🔹Один из образцов оборонительных сооружений горцев Кавказа строившейся впритык к дому и предназначенное для обороны от врагов всей семьёй.
🔹Сумуг гала известна во всем бывшем СССР фильмом «Не бойся я с тобой». В этом музыкально-приключенческом фильме которого снял Юлий Гусман, снялись такие звёзды советской эстрады и кино, как Полад Бюль-Бюль Оглы и Лев Дуров.
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🔺Sumuq qala — Qax rayonunun İlisu kəndində Bucaq məhəlləsində müdafiə qülləsi. XVIII əsrdə inşa olunmuşdur. 🔺Dağlıq ərazilərdə yaşayan insanların ailəsi ilə birlikdə düşməndən qorunmaq üçün yaşayış evinə bitişik inşa etdikləri müdafiə qülləsinin bir örnəyidir. 🔺Qüllənin inşasında çay daşından, əhəng məhlulundan və bişmiş kərpicdən istifadə olunmuşdur.
Defensive tower of highlanders "Sumug gala", Ilisu village, Gakh region, Azerbaijan. Оборонительная башня при домах горцев "Сумуг гала" в селе Илису, Гахский регион. Sumuq qala qullesi, Qax. Photo by: @templ8 More images of the place #photos_qakh  #photos_ilisu  ________________________________________________ 🔸"Sumug gala" is a defensive tower built in XVIII century by highlanders in Gakh region in the north of Azerbaijan. 🔸The tower is one of the examples of fortification constructions of highlanders of Caucasus usually built near the house and designated to defend the whole family from enemies. _________________________________________________ 🔹Сумуг гала оборонительная башня в селе Гахского района на севере Азербайджана. Сооружено XVIII в. 🔹Один из образцов оборонительных сооружений горцев Кавказа строившейся впритык к дому и предназначенное для обороны от врагов всей семьёй. 🔹Сумуг гала известна во всем бывшем СССР фильмом «Не бойся я с тобой». В этом музыкально-приключенческом фильме которого снял Юлий Гусман, снялись такие звёзды советской эстрады и кино, как Полад Бюль-Бюль Оглы и Лев Дуров. ___________________________________________ 🔺Sumuq qala — Qax rayonunun İlisu kəndində Bucaq məhəlləsində müdafiə qülləsi. XVIII əsrdə inşa olunmuşdur. 🔺Dağlıq ərazilərdə yaşayan insanların ailəsi ilə birlikdə düşməndən qorunmaq üçün yaşayış evinə bitişik inşa etdikləri müdafiə qülləsinin bir örnəyidir. 🔺Qüllənin inşasında çay daşından, əhəng məhlulundan və bişmiş kərpicdən istifadə olunmuşdur.
Mountains in Gakh region, Azerbaijan. Горы в регионе Гах, Азербайджан. Qax rayonu. Photo by: @zamzinstagram _______________________________________________________🔸Gakh is a region in the north-west of Azerbaijan, on the border with Georgia.🔸The region is abundant with mountain rivers and waterfalls.🔸In the national park Ilisu located here one can meet bears, mountain-goats, wolves, wild cats, boars, jackals and others.🔸The region is especially attractive for hikers, hunters and fishers. Main hunts are flatlands in Ganig-Eyrichay valley and piedmont forests.🔸Ponds located at the territory of the Lelely village,  Eyrichay, Galichay and Ganig rivers fit for fishing.🔸In this part of Azerbaijan one can see a number of ancient Albanian temples – these are first churches in the Caucasus and some of the first churches in the world.🔸There are all conditions for accommodation in this area: 5-star hotel “EL Resort”, hotel “Eden Park”, tourist complexes “Ulu Dag Resort” and “Green Park Resort”, spa resorts “Ilisu” and “Shafa”. For a small pay (10-15 manat per person) you can stay in local residents’ houses.🔸One can reach Gakh by off-road car, Baku - Gakh bus or train for 9 hours. 
#Gakh #mountains #ig_masterpiece #colors #nature #landscape #liveauthentic #waterfall #travel #vsco #explore #vscocam #exklusive_shot #aztagram #hot_shotz #artofvisuals #instamood #clubsocial #Qax #instadaily #natureaddict #naturelovers #кавказ #caucasus #livefolk #wonderful_places #igers #azerbaijan
Mountains in Gakh region, Azerbaijan. Горы в регионе Гах, Азербайджан. Qax rayonu. Photo by: @zamzinstagram _______________________________________________________🔸Gakh is a region in the north-west of Azerbaijan, on the border with Georgia.🔸The region is abundant with mountain rivers and waterfalls.🔸In the national park Ilisu located here one can meet bears, mountain-goats, wolves, wild cats, boars, jackals and others.🔸The region is especially attractive for hikers, hunters and fishers. Main hunts are flatlands in Ganig-Eyrichay valley and piedmont forests.🔸Ponds located at the territory of the Lelely village,  Eyrichay, Galichay and Ganig rivers fit for fishing.🔸In this part of Azerbaijan one can see a number of ancient Albanian temples – these are first churches in the Caucasus and some of the first churches in the world.🔸There are all conditions for accommodation in this area: 5-star hotel “EL Resort”, hotel “Eden Park”, tourist complexes “Ulu Dag Resort” and “Green Park Resort”, spa resorts “Ilisu” and “Shafa”. For a small pay (10-15 manat per person) you can stay in local residents’ houses.🔸One can reach Gakh by off-road car, Baku - Gakh bus or train for 9 hours. #Gakh  #mountains  #ig_masterpiece  #colors  #nature  #landscape  #liveauthentic  #waterfall  #travel  #vsco  #explore  #vscocam  #exklusive_shot  #aztagram  #hot_shotz  #artofvisuals  #instamood  #clubsocial  #Qax  #instadaily  #natureaddict  #naturelovers  #кавказ  #caucasus  #livefolk  #wonderful_places  #igers  #azerbaijan 
Sunflower fields, Sheki region, Azerbaijan.  Подсолнухи, Шеки. Gunebaxan cemenliyi, Sheki. Photo by: @bugelemoon ----------------------------------------------------🔹Shaki (Sheki) is a city in northwestern Azerbaijan. on the southern part of the Greater Caucasus. mountain range, 325 km (202 mi) from Baku.🔹Shaki is surrounded by snowy peaks of the Greater Caucasus, in some places reaching 3000–3600 m. 🔹There are traces of large-scale settlements in Shaki dating back to more than 2700 years ago.🔹The name of the town goes back to the ethnonym of the Sakas, who reached the territory of modern-day Azerbaijan in the 7th century BC and populated it for several centuries.🔹The mountain forests around the area prevent the city from floods and overheating of the area during summer. The main rivers of the city are the Kish and Gurjhana.🔹During the Soviet rule of Azerbaijan, many ascended to Shaki to bathe in its prestigious mineral springs. 🔹Shaki has one of the greatest density of cultural resources and monuments that include 2700 years of Azerbaijani history.🔹Many public places and private houses in Shaki are decorated with shebeke, a wooden lattice of pieces of coloured glass, held together without glue or a single nail.🔹The Palace of Shaki Khans which was a summer residence of Shaki Khans, still remains one of the most visible landmarks of Shaki. Constructed in 1762 without a single nail is one of the most marvelous monuments of its epoch. 
#Sheki #mountains #amazing #landscape #architecture #nature #naturelovers #flowers #vscocam #vsco #natgeo #beautiful #livefolk #liveauthentic #wonderful_places #picoftheday #vscogood #instadaily #aztagram #Shaki #exklusive_shot #artofvisuals #кавказ #hot_shotz #igers #ig_masterpiece #sky #travel #explore #azerbaijan
Sunflower fields, Sheki region, Azerbaijan. Подсолнухи, Шеки. Gunebaxan cemenliyi, Sheki. Photo by: @bugelemoon ----------------------------------------------------🔹Shaki (Sheki) is a city in northwestern Azerbaijan. on the southern part of the Greater Caucasus. mountain range, 325 km (202 mi) from Baku.🔹Shaki is surrounded by snowy peaks of the Greater Caucasus, in some places reaching 3000–3600 m. 🔹There are traces of large-scale settlements in Shaki dating back to more than 2700 years ago.🔹The name of the town goes back to the ethnonym of the Sakas, who reached the territory of modern-day Azerbaijan in the 7th century BC and populated it for several centuries.🔹The mountain forests around the area prevent the city from floods and overheating of the area during summer. The main rivers of the city are the Kish and Gurjhana.🔹During the Soviet rule of Azerbaijan, many ascended to Shaki to bathe in its prestigious mineral springs. 🔹Shaki has one of the greatest density of cultural resources and monuments that include 2700 years of Azerbaijani history.🔹Many public places and private houses in Shaki are decorated with shebeke, a wooden lattice of pieces of coloured glass, held together without glue or a single nail.🔹The Palace of Shaki Khans which was a summer residence of Shaki Khans, still remains one of the most visible landmarks of Shaki. Constructed in 1762 without a single nail is one of the most marvelous monuments of its epoch. #Sheki  #mountains  #amazing  #landscape  #architecture  #nature  #naturelovers  #flowers  #vscocam  #vsco  #natgeo  #beautiful  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #wonderful_places  #picoftheday  #vscogood  #instadaily  #aztagram  #Shaki  #exklusive_shot  #artofvisuals  #кавказ  #hot_shotz  #igers  #ig_masterpiece  #sky  #travel  #explore  #azerbaijan 
Clouds over Duruca village, Gabala region, Azerbaijan. Облака над деревней Дуруча, Габала, Азербайджан. Duruca kendi. Photo by: @irada_gadirova -------------------------------------------------🔸Gabala is a mountainous region in the north of Azerbaijan. Its administrative center is the historic town of Gebele, which in ancient times was known as the capital of Caucasian Albania. 🔸The geographical position of region influences to the density of river net, waterfalls, richness of land-plant cover of region and mountains. 🔸The climate in the region is watm. Tumultuous rains, hot weather conditions caused to development of the thick evergreen forest cover. 🔸The region is ideal for sightseening. There are 93 historical-cultural immovable monuments in the region under the state protection. 🔸The town's most famous resident is former English footballer Tony Adams, who manages the local team. Gabala Radar Station is in the rayon and is rented by Russia from Azerbaijan. 🔸Gabala region perfectly suits those who are seeking for active rest, including hiking and trip to the nearby mountains One can find here fantastic landscapes, fresh air, delisious food and hospital local population. 
#Qebele #Gabala #mountains #amazing #landscape #nature #exklusive_shot #vscocam #vsco #natgeo #beautiful #livefolk #liveauthentic #wonderful_places #picoftheday #vscogood #fantastic #clouds #aztagram #explore #Duruca #natureaddict #caucasus #кавказ #igers #ig_masterpiece #hot_shotz #travel #aztagram #azerbaijan
Clouds over Duruca village, Gabala region, Azerbaijan. Облака над деревней Дуруча, Габала, Азербайджан. Duruca kendi. Photo by: @irada_gadirova -------------------------------------------------🔸Gabala is a mountainous region in the north of Azerbaijan. Its administrative center is the historic town of Gebele, which in ancient times was known as the capital of Caucasian Albania. 🔸The geographical position of region influences to the density of river net, waterfalls, richness of land-plant cover of region and mountains. 🔸The climate in the region is watm. Tumultuous rains, hot weather conditions caused to development of the thick evergreen forest cover. 🔸The region is ideal for sightseening. There are 93 historical-cultural immovable monuments in the region under the state protection. 🔸The town's most famous resident is former English footballer Tony Adams, who manages the local team. Gabala Radar Station is in the rayon and is rented by Russia from Azerbaijan. 🔸Gabala region perfectly suits those who are seeking for active rest, including hiking and trip to the nearby mountains One can find here fantastic landscapes, fresh air, delisious food and hospital local population. #Qebele  #Gabala  #mountains  #amazing  #landscape  #nature  #exklusive_shot  #vscocam  #vsco  #natgeo  #beautiful  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #wonderful_places  #picoftheday  #vscogood  #fantastic  #clouds  #aztagram  #explore  #Duruca  #natureaddict  #caucasus  #кавказ  #igers  #ig_masterpiece  #hot_shotz  #travel  #aztagram  #azerbaijan 
Gobustan National Park, Azerbaijan Republic. Национальный парк Гобустан. Qobustan Milli Parki. Photo by: @ismshahriyar 
Facts:🔸Gobustan National Park is a hill and mountain site occupying the southeast end of the Greater Caucasus mountain ridge in Azerbaijan.🔸It is located west of the settlement of Gobustan, about 40 miles (64 km) southwest of the centre of Baku on the west bank of the Caspian Sea.🔸In 1966 Gobustan was declared a national historical landmark of Azerbaijan in an attempt to preserve the ancient carvings, relics, mud volcanoes and gas-stones in the region.🔸In 2007 Gobustan was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site considered to be of "outstanding universal value" for the quality and density of its rock art engravings.

#mountain #Gobustan #caucasus #nature #colors #landscape #beautiful #Qobustan #naturelovers #кавказ #picoftheday #photooftheday #instamood #igers #clubsocials #vsco #vscocam #artofvisuals #wonderful_places #vscoazerbaijan #aztagram #instagood #instadaily #explore #world #livefolk #travel #azerbaijan #natgeo #azerbaycan
Gobustan National Park, Azerbaijan Republic. Национальный парк Гобустан. Qobustan Milli Parki. Photo by: @ismshahriyar Facts:🔸Gobustan National Park is a hill and mountain site occupying the southeast end of the Greater Caucasus mountain ridge in Azerbaijan.🔸It is located west of the settlement of Gobustan, about 40 miles (64 km) southwest of the centre of Baku on the west bank of the Caspian Sea.🔸In 1966 Gobustan was declared a national historical landmark of Azerbaijan in an attempt to preserve the ancient carvings, relics, mud volcanoes and gas-stones in the region.🔸In 2007 Gobustan was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site considered to be of "outstanding universal value" for the quality and density of its rock art engravings. #mountain  #Gobustan  #caucasus  #nature  #colors  #landscape  #beautiful  #Qobustan  #naturelovers  #кавказ  #picoftheday  #photooftheday  #instamood  #igers  #clubsocials  #vsco  #vscocam  #artofvisuals  #wonderful_places  #vscoazerbaijan  #aztagram  #instagood  #instadaily  #explore  #world  #livefolk  #travel  #azerbaijan  #natgeo  #azerbaycan 
Nakhchivan Kings Palace, XVIII century, Nakhchivan city, Azerbaijan. Дворец Нахичеванских ханов. XVIII век. Naxcivan Xan Sarayi. Photo by: @ilqarhaciyeff ----------------------------------------------------🔸The palace is built at the end of 18 century by Kelbeli khan Kengerly, father of the last khan (king) of Nakhchivan.🔸Until the beginning of 20 century the decentdants of kings lived in the Palace.🔸The Palace is constructed in the style of Nakhchivan-Maraga architecture school.🔸The area of the palace is 382 m2. 🔸From 1998, the palace is used as Carpet Museum. 
#palace #history #architecture #Nakhchivan #culture #photooftheday #igers #clubsocial #exklusive_shot #Naxcivan #instagood #vsco #vscocam #aztagram #explore #wonderful_places #55grid #liveauthentic #nature #landscape #livefolk #caucasus #hot_shotz #mountains #кавказ #travel #instadaily #instamood #azerbaijan #azerbaycan
Nakhchivan Kings Palace, XVIII century, Nakhchivan city, Azerbaijan. Дворец Нахичеванских ханов. XVIII век. Naxcivan Xan Sarayi. Photo by: @ilqarhaciyeff ----------------------------------------------------🔸The palace is built at the end of 18 century by Kelbeli khan Kengerly, father of the last khan (king) of Nakhchivan.🔸Until the beginning of 20 century the decentdants of kings lived in the Palace.🔸The Palace is constructed in the style of Nakhchivan-Maraga architecture school.🔸The area of the palace is 382 m2. 🔸From 1998, the palace is used as Carpet Museum. #palace  #history  #architecture  #Nakhchivan  #culture  #photooftheday  #igers  #clubsocial  #exklusive_shot  #Naxcivan  #instagood  #vsco  #vscocam  #aztagram  #explore  #wonderful_places  #55grid  #liveauthentic  #nature  #landscape  #livefolk  #caucasus  #hot_shotz  #mountains  #кавказ  #travel  #instadaily  #instamood  #azerbaijan  #azerbaycan 
View to Great Caucasus from Babadag mountain on the height of 3000m, Azerbaijan. Вид на Большой Кавказ с горы Бабадаг. Babadagdan Boyuk Qafqaz daglarina menzere. Photo by: @umidhik 
Facts: 🔸Babadag is a mountain located between Guba and Ismailli regions. It pertains to the mount system of Great Caucasus.🔸Its height is 3632 m above the sea level.🔸The mountain is covered with snow all the year. Three streamy mount rivers (Gudialchay, Velvelechay and Girdimanchay) start here and are fed by the glaciers of Babadag.🔸Babadag mountain is considered as sacred place among locals.🔸People climb the mountain to visit the sacred "Hazretbaba" place. However, it us quite hard and dangerous to reach the place due to steep slopes and narrow, sleepy paths. 
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View to Great Caucasus from Babadag mountain on the height of 3000m, Azerbaijan. Вид на Большой Кавказ с горы Бабадаг. Babadagdan Boyuk Qafqaz daglarina menzere. Photo by: @umidhik Facts: 🔸Babadag is a mountain located between Guba and Ismailli regions. It pertains to the mount system of Great Caucasus.🔸Its height is 3632 m above the sea level.🔸The mountain is covered with snow all the year. Three streamy mount rivers (Gudialchay, Velvelechay and Girdimanchay) start here and are fed by the glaciers of Babadag.🔸Babadag mountain is considered as sacred place among locals.🔸People climb the mountain to visit the sacred "Hazretbaba" place. However, it us quite hard and dangerous to reach the place due to steep slopes and narrow, sleepy paths. #Babadag  #Caucasus  #mountains  #igers  #livefolk  #landscape  #instadayli  #instagood  #vsco  #nature  #vscocam  #vscobest  #colors  #photooftheday  #artofvisuals  #travel  #aztagram  #beautiful  #wonderful_places  #explore  #travel  #amazing  #natureaddict  #naturelovers  #azerbaijan  #azerbaycan 
Gedabek region, Azerbaijan. Гедабекский район. Qedabey. Photo by: @mr.caho ------------------------------------------------🔸Gedabek is the mountainous region in the far west of Azerbaijan. The region is situated on the middle and high mountainous regions of Small Caucasus.🔸The highest place is the village Goshabulag on the height of 3,549m above sea level.🔸For hiking lovers there are rootes: Gedabek -  Gizilgala - Namerdgala forest (13km), Gedabek - Seyudlu village, Gedabek - Maarif village - Slavyanka.🔸From Baku one can reach Gedabek a bus within 10 hours or faster in off-road car.🔸The region is renowed with dence forests, picturesque waterfalls, springs and mineral waters ("Narzan").🔸The carpet weaving, embroidery, iron and wood carving are popular handcrafts among the local population.🔸The region is famous with the biggest supply of potatoes - the most delicisious in the country.

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Gedabek region, Azerbaijan. Гедабекский район. Qedabey. Photo by: @mr.caho ------------------------------------------------🔸Gedabek is the mountainous region in the far west of Azerbaijan. The region is situated on the middle and high mountainous regions of Small Caucasus.🔸The highest place is the village Goshabulag on the height of 3,549m above sea level.🔸For hiking lovers there are rootes: Gedabek - Gizilgala - Namerdgala forest (13km), Gedabek - Seyudlu village, Gedabek - Maarif village - Slavyanka.🔸From Baku one can reach Gedabek a bus within 10 hours or faster in off-road car.🔸The region is renowed with dence forests, picturesque waterfalls, springs and mineral waters ("Narzan").🔸The carpet weaving, embroidery, iron and wood carving are popular handcrafts among the local population.🔸The region is famous with the biggest supply of potatoes - the most delicisious in the country. #Qedebey  #mountains  #amazing  #landscape  #nature  #naturelovers  #vscocam  #vsco  #natgeo  #Gedabek  #beautiful  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #wonderful_places  #picoftheday  #vscogood  #instadaily  #hot_shotz  #exklusive_shot  #55grid  #natureaddict  #caucasus  #кавказ  #igers  #ig_masterpiece  #ig_captures  #travel  #explore  #azerbaycan  #azerbaijan 
Murovdag mountain, 3724 m., Caucasus, Azerbaijan. Гора Муровдаг, Малый Кавказ. Murovdag, Azerbaycan. Photo by: Ilkin Kengerly. Courtesy of: Why Azerbaijan facebook page. ----------------------------------------------------🔸Murovdag is the highest mountain range in the Lesser Caucasus.
🔸The northeastern slope features a group of scenic lakes, including Göygöl near the northern slope. 🔸The Karabakh Plateau extends from the south of Murovdağ.
🔸Fir and spruce forests are spread as far southeast as the Murovdağ.
🔸The summer mountain pastures of Murovdağ were traditionally used by Azerbaijani shepherds #facts_Murovdag

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Murovdag mountain, 3724 m., Caucasus, Azerbaijan. Гора Муровдаг, Малый Кавказ. Murovdag, Azerbaycan. Photo by: Ilkin Kengerly. Courtesy of: Why Azerbaijan facebook page. ----------------------------------------------------🔸Murovdag is the highest mountain range in the Lesser Caucasus. 🔸The northeastern slope features a group of scenic lakes, including Göygöl near the northern slope. 🔸The Karabakh Plateau extends from the south of Murovdağ. 🔸Fir and spruce forests are spread as far southeast as the Murovdağ. 🔸The summer mountain pastures of Murovdağ were traditionally used by Azerbaijani shepherds #facts_Murovdag  #Murovdag  #mountains  #nature  #natureaddict  #naturelovers  #landscape  #caucasus  #кавказ  #explore  #Karabakh  #travel  #vsco  #vscocam  #neverstopexploring  #world  #instagood  #instadaily  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #wonderful_places  #ig_masterpiece  #instadaily  #instamood  #amazing  #beautiful  #exklusive_shot  #hot_shotz  #azerbaijan  #aztagram  #azerbaycan 
Maralgol lake ("Deer lake"), Azerbaijan. Горное озеро Маралгель (с азерб. Оленье озеро). Photo by: @maksimskupov ----------------------------------------------------🔹Maralgol is a mountainous lake at the height of 1910 m. on Murovdag mountain in the west of Azerbaijan. 🔹The lake is created as a result of a strong earthcake when the rocks collapsed and blocked the route of the local river. 🔹The lake is surrounded with mountains and dence forests and together with eight neighbouring mountain lakes is considered as one of the most beautiful and picturesque places in the country. 🔹The lake occupies the territory of 23 hectares with utmost depth of 60 m. 🔹Maralgel is connected with another unique beautiful mountain lake Goygel ("Blue lake") via Akhsu river. 
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Maralgol lake ("Deer lake"), Azerbaijan. Горное озеро Маралгель (с азерб. Оленье озеро). Photo by: @maksimskupov ----------------------------------------------------🔹Maralgol is a mountainous lake at the height of 1910 m. on Murovdag mountain in the west of Azerbaijan. 🔹The lake is created as a result of a strong earthcake when the rocks collapsed and blocked the route of the local river. 🔹The lake is surrounded with mountains and dence forests and together with eight neighbouring mountain lakes is considered as one of the most beautiful and picturesque places in the country. 🔹The lake occupies the territory of 23 hectares with utmost depth of 60 m. 🔹Maralgel is connected with another unique beautiful mountain lake Goygel ("Blue lake") via Akhsu river. #Maralgol  #lake  #mountains  #amazing  #landscape  #caucasus  #nature  #naturelovers  #vscocam  #vsco  #natgeo  #beautiful  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #wonderful_places  #picoftheday  #vscogood  #instadaily  #beautifuldestinations  #azstagram  #exklusive_shot  #artofvisuals  #кавказ  #igers  #ig_masterpiece  #waterfall  #travel  #explore  #azerbaycan  #azerbaijan 
Gochyumrugu waterfall, Shaki town, Azerbaijan.  Водопад Гоч-юмругу, Шеки. Qocyumrugu selalesi. Photo by: @tural_selimov_photo ______________________________________________________ 🔹Shaki (Sheki) is a city in northwestern Azerbaijan. on the southern part of the Greater Caucasus. mountain range, 325 km (202 mi) from Baku.🔹Shaki is surrounded by snowy peaks of the Greater Caucasus, in some places reaching 3000–3600 m. 🔹There are traces of large-scale settlements in Shaki dating back to more than 2700 years ago.🔹The name of the town goes back to the ethnonym of the Sakas, who reached the territory of modern-day Azerbaijan in the 7th century BC and populated it for several centuries.🔹The mountain forests around the area prevent the city from floods and overheating of the area during summer. The main rivers of the city are the Kish and Gurjhana.🔹During the Soviet rule of Azerbaijan, many ascended to Shaki to bathe in its prestigious mineral springs. 🔹Shaki has one of the greatest density of cultural resources and monuments that include 2700 years of Azerbaijani history.🔹Many public places and private houses in Shaki are decorated with shebeke, a wooden lattice of pieces of coloured glass, held together without glue or a single nail.🔹The Palace of Shaki Khans which was a summer residence of Shaki Khans, still remains one of the most visible landmarks of Shaki. Constructed in 1762 without a single nail is one of the most marvelous monuments of its epoch. 
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Gochyumrugu waterfall, Shaki town, Azerbaijan. Водопад Гоч-юмругу, Шеки. Qocyumrugu selalesi. Photo by: @tural_selimov_photo ______________________________________________________ 🔹Shaki (Sheki) is a city in northwestern Azerbaijan. on the southern part of the Greater Caucasus. mountain range, 325 km (202 mi) from Baku.🔹Shaki is surrounded by snowy peaks of the Greater Caucasus, in some places reaching 3000–3600 m. 🔹There are traces of large-scale settlements in Shaki dating back to more than 2700 years ago.🔹The name of the town goes back to the ethnonym of the Sakas, who reached the territory of modern-day Azerbaijan in the 7th century BC and populated it for several centuries.🔹The mountain forests around the area prevent the city from floods and overheating of the area during summer. The main rivers of the city are the Kish and Gurjhana.🔹During the Soviet rule of Azerbaijan, many ascended to Shaki to bathe in its prestigious mineral springs. 🔹Shaki has one of the greatest density of cultural resources and monuments that include 2700 years of Azerbaijani history.🔹Many public places and private houses in Shaki are decorated with shebeke, a wooden lattice of pieces of coloured glass, held together without glue or a single nail.🔹The Palace of Shaki Khans which was a summer residence of Shaki Khans, still remains one of the most visible landmarks of Shaki. Constructed in 1762 without a single nail is one of the most marvelous monuments of its epoch. #Sheki  #mountains  #amazing  #landscape  #architecture  #nature  #naturelovers  #vscocam  #vsco  #natgeo  #beautiful  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #wonderful_places  #picoftheday  #vscogood  #instadaily  #beautifuldestinations  #aztagram  #Qocyumrugu  #exklusive_shot  #artofvisuals  #кавказ  #igers  #ig_masterpiece  #waterfall  #travel  #explore  #azerbaycan  #azerbaijan 
Diri Baba Mausoleum, Maraza town, Azerbaijan. Мавзолей Дири Баба, Diri Baba məqbərəsi. Photo by: @lyokin_com ______________________________________________________  Baba Mausoleum – is a mausoleum of Sheikh Diri Baba, built in Maraza city of Gobustan Rayon of Azerbaijan in 1402. 🔸Peculiarity of the construction is that it was embed in the cliff by the architect. Allegedly it is “hanging” alienated from the ground. 🔸The mausoleum delights with austerity of its architecture, purity of lines, bright and smooth surface of its walls against the background of the rough and dark cliff, and it is also distinguished by its grandeur. ______________________________________________________🔸Мавзолей Дири Баба - мавзолей шейха (святого) Дири Баба, расположенный в городе Мараза, Гобустанского района Азербайджана. 🔸Особенность строения в том, что зодчий как бы «вмонтировал» гробницу в скалу. О на будто держится «на весу», оторванная от земли. 🔸Гробница восхищает строгостью архитектуры, чистотой линий, на фоне неровностей темной скалы светлая и гладкая поверхность стен, выделяясь, кажется торжественной. ______________________________________________________🔸Diribaba türbəsi — Şamaxı rayonunun Mərəzəkəndində (indiki Qobustan şəhərində), dağın döşündə tikilmiş ikimərtəbəli türbə. 🔸Memarlıq obrazının orijinallığı, tikinti kompozisiyasının təkraredilməzliyi və təbiət ilə sıx əlaqəsinin olmasına görə bu abidə Azərbaycan memarlığı tarixində xüsusi yer tutur.🔸 Onlardan fəza boşluğunun plastik formalarla həllinin gözəl mənzərəli təbiətlə əlaqələndirilməsi, qarmaqarışıq təbiət mənzərəsində memarlıq kütlələrinin ciddiliyini qeyd etməsi, daxili fəza boşluqlarının düzgün təşkili, daxili həcmlərin tapılmış nisbətləri, dekorativ oymaların gözəlliyi və sairəni göstərmək olar.

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Diri Baba Mausoleum, Maraza town, Azerbaijan. Мавзолей Дири Баба, Diri Baba məqbərəsi. Photo by: @lyokin_com ______________________________________________________ Baba Mausoleum – is a mausoleum of Sheikh Diri Baba, built in Maraza city of Gobustan Rayon of Azerbaijan in 1402. 🔸Peculiarity of the construction is that it was embed in the cliff by the architect. Allegedly it is “hanging” alienated from the ground. 🔸The mausoleum delights with austerity of its architecture, purity of lines, bright and smooth surface of its walls against the background of the rough and dark cliff, and it is also distinguished by its grandeur. ______________________________________________________🔸Мавзолей Дири Баба - мавзолей шейха (святого) Дири Баба, расположенный в городе Мараза, Гобустанского района Азербайджана. 🔸Особенность строения в том, что зодчий как бы «вмонтировал» гробницу в скалу. О на будто держится «на весу», оторванная от земли. 🔸Гробница восхищает строгостью архитектуры, чистотой линий, на фоне неровностей темной скалы светлая и гладкая поверхность стен, выделяясь, кажется торжественной. ______________________________________________________🔸Diribaba türbəsi — Şamaxı rayonunun Mərəzəkəndində (indiki Qobustan şəhərində), dağın döşündə tikilmiş ikimərtəbəli türbə. 🔸Memarlıq obrazının orijinallığı, tikinti kompozisiyasının təkraredilməzliyi və təbiət ilə sıx əlaqəsinin olmasına görə bu abidə Azərbaycan memarlığı tarixində xüsusi yer tutur.🔸 Onlardan fəza boşluğunun plastik formalarla həllinin gözəl mənzərəli təbiətlə əlaqələndirilməsi, qarmaqarışıq təbiət mənzərəsində memarlıq kütlələrinin ciddiliyini qeyd etməsi, daxili fəza boşluqlarının düzgün təşkili, daxili həcmlərin tapılmış nisbətləri, dekorativ oymaların gözəlliyi və sairəni göstərmək olar. #Diribaba  #mountains  #architecture  #amazing  #landscape  #beautiful  #nature  #culture  #vscocam  #vsco  #explore  #history  #liveauthentic  #wonderful_places  #picoftheday  #vscogood  #instadaily  #artifvisuals  #livefolk  #aztagram  #travel  #instagood  #caucasus  #кавказ  #igers  #azerbaycan  #ig_masterpiece  #ig_capture  #photooftheday  #azerbaijan 
Melkemud mountain, 3880m, Oguz rayonu, Azerbaijan. Гора Мелкемуд (Малкамуд), Огузский регион. Melkemud dagi. Photo by: @leylajahangirova  _____________________________________________________ 🔸Melkemud is a mountain of the Great Caucasus range situated at the north of the country at the border of Azerbaijan (Oguz region) and Russia (Dagestan, Akhti region)🔸Melkemud  is translated as "witch" from lezgi language. 🔸The mountain is an ideal place for hiking and active rest. 🔸It is famous with picturesque landscapes. Several full-flowing mountainous rivers start from the mountain. 🔸One can climb the mountain and decend within 6-7 hours and then enjoy the hospitality and tasty food of neighbouring villages. 
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Melkemud mountain, 3880m, Oguz rayonu, Azerbaijan. Гора Мелкемуд (Малкамуд), Огузский регион. Melkemud dagi. Photo by: @leylajahangirova _____________________________________________________ 🔸Melkemud is a mountain of the Great Caucasus range situated at the north of the country at the border of Azerbaijan (Oguz region) and Russia (Dagestan, Akhti region)🔸Melkemud is translated as "witch" from lezgi language. 🔸The mountain is an ideal place for hiking and active rest. 🔸It is famous with picturesque landscapes. Several full-flowing mountainous rivers start from the mountain. 🔸One can climb the mountain and decend within 6-7 hours and then enjoy the hospitality and tasty food of neighbouring villages. #Melkemud  #mountains  #foggy  #amazing  #landscape  #beautiful  #nature  #туман  #vscocam  #vsco  #explore  #beautiful  #livefolk  #liveauthentic  #wonderful_places  #picoftheday  #vscogood  #azerbaycan  #artifvisuals  #livefolk  #aztagram  #travel  #natureadict  #caucasus  #кавказ  #igers  #ig_masterpiece  #natgeo  #instagood  #azerbaijan 
Botanical Garden, Baku city, Azerbaijan. Ботанический Сад. Nebatet Bagi. Photo by: @ilgargracie 

🔸Central Botanical Garden is a garden in Baku city established in 1934 on the area of 100 hectares at the height of 135 above the sea level. 

🔸The purpose of the garden is to preserve the gene pool of Azerbaijan flora. 

🔸The garden has no analogues in the world on the amount of xerophite plants. 

🔸There are represented over 2000 trees and plants all over the world. 

🔸Currently, one can find here over 125 types if rare plants growing in Azerbaijan. 

🔸The garden is one of the beautiful places in the city due to abundance of greenery and is favoured by citizens due to fresh air and big territory available for walk and rest. 

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Botanical Garden, Baku city, Azerbaijan. Ботанический Сад. Nebatet Bagi. Photo by: @ilgargracie 🔸Central Botanical Garden is a garden in Baku city established in 1934 on the area of 100 hectares at the height of 135 above the sea level. 🔸The purpose of the garden is to preserve the gene pool of Azerbaijan flora. 🔸The garden has no analogues in the world on the amount of xerophite plants. 🔸There are represented over 2000 trees and plants all over the world. 🔸Currently, one can find here over 125 types if rare plants growing in Azerbaijan. 🔸The garden is one of the beautiful places in the city due to abundance of greenery and is favoured by citizens due to fresh air and big territory available for walk and rest. #Nebatetbagi  #mountains  #nature  #naturelovers  #landscape  #amazing  #photooftheday  #beautiful  #love  #beautifuldestinations  #exklusive_shot  #igers  #ig_masterpiece  #ig_daily  #vsco  #vscocam  #aztagram  #instagood  #instadaily  #instamood  #aov  #explore  #travel  #caucasus  #picoftheday  #livefolk  #lifeauthentic  #artifvisuals  #baku  #azerbaijan