Caucasian Villages in Azerbaijan

The northern part of Azerbaijan is known for its amazing Caucasian mountains. Once you get tired of the busy capital, Baku, it’s worth to pack your backpack, catch a bus and enjoy the local folklore of Caucasian villages. Xinaliq and Qalaxudat Xinaliq is an ancient (over 5000 years old) Caucasian village dating back to the Caucasian Albanian period. It is the highest village in Azerbaijan (elevation of 2300 m), located in the region of Quba Rayon, Azerbaijan. Because of its location, scenery and isolation, Xinaliq and Qalaxudat are very unique villages. As one approaches the villages, a picturesque panorama unfolds. The houses,…    Czytaj dalej