Driving distance: 280km, appx. 5 hours.
Trekking: 9 km, 3 hours, ↑349 m / ↓425
After breakfast, drive to the Guba region of Azerbaijan which is located 169KM north to Baku.
Start your day by visiting Khinalug Village. Khinalug is one of the most isolated villages in the world with the total population around 2000 people. The village itself is located on 2350 Meters above the sea level. On the way also they will see a lot of local villages and farms.
The main method of the farming is Sheep farming, especially for meat. The scenery from Guba to Khinalug is breath-taking, the car will drive through the slopes of the mountain and you will reach the village.
After exploring the village, you will have a traditional lunch in the house of a local farmer from the village.
After lunch, take a hike from Khinalig to Galaykhudat Village. This trail takes around 3 hours and covers 9kms. Our hike terminates at an asphalt road where transport will be waiting to take us to Guba. In Guba, we will visit the Handmade carpet factory and Red Settlement. The red settlement is a 100% ethnically Jewish village in the heart of the religious Sunni Muslim city Guba. The Jewish community have lived here in in peace since the 18th century.
Overnight in Guba.