Tourist Places to Visit in Mingachevir, Azerbaijan, Asia

Tourist Places to Visit in Mingachevir, Azerbaijan, Asia

Mingachevir is a conurbation in Azerbaijan. The city was established in the year 1948. It is alleged that, Mingachevir was explored by the German militia who were imprisoned during the Second World War. The city forms a section of the command center in Azerbaijan. The city has the total area about 47 sq km. Mingachevir has an altitude 545 meters above sea level.  The explorations have revealed that people inhabited in this city during the 4th century. The city has been the onlooker to the battle between the prevailing militia of Roman commandant Pompey and the militia of Albanian chief Oris. The Mingachevir hydroelectric power station that was constructed subsequent to the World War II serves the major cities in and around Mingachevir. The city has seen rapid commercial development in the recent years. Mingachevir is about 125 kms away from Azerbaijan.


Tourist Attractions in the Mingachevir


Mingachevir city houses sixteen public athenaeums that have above 406,677 referrals. At present the status of the bibliotheca is good and is functioning very well.  In the recent years a large number of populaces have come down to this library for the reference works.


Mingachevir Historical Museum

Mingachevir Historical Museum was constructed in the year 1968. The museum has been divided into two sections such as Martyrs’ Memorial and Independence Museum. The museum showcases 14,461 expositions.


Mingachevir Gallery

Mingachevir Gallery houses 310 artifacts which depicts the rich heritage of the past account. Thousands of visitors come to this place every year.



Mingachevir hosts eight clubhouses such as N. Narimanov clubhouse, the Martyr Azar Niftaliyev clubhouse, S. Vurgun clubhouse and many more. The clubhouses perform ensembles. They also provide courses for vocals, military patriotic, computer and tailoring.


Mingachevir Parks

Mingachevir has some of the finest parks where in the residents take morning and evening strolls. They also enjoy the serenity of the parks. Some of the parks are Friendship Park and Sahil Park.


Musical Academy

Mingacevir city hosts three musical institutions where in students get excellent musical education by professional tutors. In the academic year the students get to learn how to play musical instruments such as nagara, saz, tar, kamanca, Clarinet, Piano, voila, Trumpet, Cello and violin.


Davudova Mingachevir State Theatre

Davudova Mingachevir State Theatre was constructed in the year 1969. It has the foundation of folk theater.


Renowned people from Mingachevir

  • Ruslan Muradov
  • Dilgam Nagiyev
  • Eugene Rindin


Accessibility to Mingachevir

By Road: Ample number of buses plies from the capital city Baku. One can take mini buses to get to this place. Taxis can be hired to get around the Mingachevir city.


By Train:  Mingachevir city gets stops from trains that pass through the station. Some of trains that provide stops are:

  • Baku-Mingachevir
  • Baku – Gasakh
  • Baku – Agstafa


Accommodations in Mingachevir

The city has some well renowned hotels, resorts and Inns. One can find numerous deluxe hotels in this city. The hotel rooms are designed as per the luxury of the tourists.  The hotels are arid with natural lightening and gorgeous ethnical ornamentation in each and every chamber. Conveniences of the guest rooms comprise of elegant eiderdown, LCD flat-screen TVs, coffee/tea, dining room, cable television, mini-bar, refrigerator, walk-in closet, lavatory, room service and more. Recreational conveniences comprise of fitness facilities. Spa amenities include massage/treatment rooms, facials, body treatments, and beauty services, the machine area, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi and swimming pool. All the requirements are met with affordable budget. Some of the hotels are listed below:

  • Kur Hotel
  • Chinar Hotel & Spa
  • Ramada Plaza Gence
  • Afra Hotel
  • Ganja Hotel
  • My Way Hotel
  • Mekan Hotel
  • Gafgaz Sport Hotel
  • Qafqaz Riverside Resort Hotel
  • El Hotel
  • Shaki Hotel
  • Helenendorf Hotel
  • Yeddi Gozel Hotel

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