Azerbaijan is unique with its amazing nature, hospitality, friendly people, lovely cuisine and rich history. In Azerbaijan, you can stumble into traces of different civilizations and religions. It hosts unique Zoroastrian fire temple, Old City, enigmatic Maiden Tower, Burning Mountain, mud volcanoes, unprecedented Carpet Museum, Oil Rocks – a first city in the world built on stilts, Gobustan with its prehistorical carvings and Azikh Cave – which is approximately 1.5 million years old. Today, Azerbaijan hosts large-scale events like Formula 1 Grand Prix, European football championship, aerobics gymnastics world championship and many more. Azerbaijan has become an attractive destination for eco-tourism with many foreign investors.


Azerbaijan has been a loyal participant of the Embassy Festival . Ambassador Fikrat Akhundov has kindly agreed to talk to