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Sanctuaries of Baku

Sanctuaries of Baku

Holy Temples have no boundaries Time of excursion:  5 hours Route: Car tour: Holy Temples have no boundaries 1) The Church of the Archangel Michael 2) The Cathedral “Saints Myrrhbearers” 3) The mosque Heydar 4) The Catholic Church “Holy Virgin Mary” 5) The Lutheran church “Kirch” 6) Synagogue 7) Mosque “Bibiheybat” Price include : • Comfortable transport • Professional Guide • Entrance tickets History: At the beginning of the XIX century Russia starts to conquer the South Caucasus. Along with other Azerbaijani lands to Russia has been attached and the Baku Khanate. Soon they abolished the khanate and formed the province. Center of Baku province was the city of Baku, which occupies a very advantageous position as the best port on the Caspian Sea and an important strategic point through which the busy trade routes. The statements, drawn up in 1810 by Lieutenant General I.I.Repinym, Set 931 House and 2235 males. From the first days of arrival in the Russian Caucasus, there is a question about the construction of Orthodox churches for the needs of the military and officials. By order of General of Infantry N.F.Rtischeva January 1, 1815 it was decided to start collecting donations among residents of Baku city for the construction of the Orthodox Church. In 1859 Baku, which has a population of 12.191 people, becoming a provincial city. Together with the provincial administration of Shamakhi to Baku moved a large number of Orthodox. In the old Baku were ascribed three churches and two chapels.   Email:office@azincoming.az ; s.ramil@azincoming.az Phone: +994 50 559 12 99 ; +994 55 384 93 86 ; +994 12 493 70 93 ; +994 12 409 20 49    

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