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Shamakhi

Shamakhi

Shamakhi is the city which many architects, poets and scientists was born, and was the capital city of Shirvanshahs country at the time. The city is located 118 km away of Baku city. The region differentiates with its capricious nature, climate and mineral water founts. On the other hand, the peak of Babadag Mountain is got attracted by alpinists who love adventure and altitude. There is further additional place for pilgrimage in the sense of Muslim community that the place is located in the height of 1400 meters and it is known as Pirqulu. The place is positioned 22 km away of the city center. The location of the biggest astrophysical observatory of Caucasia belongs to the city of Shamakhi which gets an immense attraction by tourists.