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Practical information

Public Holidays

  • New Year - January 1-2
  • The International Women's Day - March 8
  • The Day of Victory - May 9
  • The Day of Independence - May 28
  • The National Salvation Day - June 15
  • The Day of the Army Force - June 26
  • The Day of State Sovereignty - October 18
  • The Constitution Day - November 12
  • The Day of Revival - November 17
  • The Day of Solidarity of Azerbaijanis all over the world - December 31
  • Novruz Holiday - 5 days in March (Changes due to Lunar Calendar)
  • Gurban - 2 days (Changes due to Lunar Calendar)
  • Ramazan - 2 days (Changes due to Lunar Calendar)

Mourning Day

  • Martyr’s Day (Black January 1990) - January 20

Useful links

Hotels

Cultural life

To watch Azerbaijan’s Public TV online please visit: en.itv.az

To watch Azerbaijan’s State TV Channel - AzTV1 visit: www.aztv.az

Air connections

In addition to other international carriers, there are regular flights from Baku to Paris, Frankfurt, London, Milano and Istanbul by Azerbaijan Airlines (www.azal.az).

To learn more about traveling to Azerbaijan, please visit: http://wikitravel.org/en/Baku.