Notable areas are the cities as: *Ganja — Azerbaijan’s second largest city has a long history, some important sites and an interesting and manifold architecture. *Nakhchivan, founded 3,500 years ago, was a centre of traditional medicine and has salt mines and mausoleums.
9 out of 11 existing climate zones are present in Azerbaijan.
*Gabala – A new resort town deep in Caucasian Mountains, which has taken its name given from the archaeological site about 20 km southwest. *Shaki – A beautiful city in the forested Caucasus Mountains with lots to see and do. It has one of the largest densities of cultural resources and monuments that span 2,700 years of Azerbaijani history.
*Baku | the capital of Azerbaijan