Maiden tower


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the tower most capable of resisting an enemy.

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A unique architectural and cultural ensemble along with the Old City and the Maiden Tower, it was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2000.
Within the Inner City lies the Palace of the Shirvanshahs, a royal retreat dating to the 15th century, and the centuries-old stone Maiden Tower, which dominates the city skyline.
The Maiden Tower Symbolising the city's long history, the legendary Maiden Tower is built in a cylindrical form on a great rock, sloping towards the sea in the old city of Baku.
Lined with narrow cobbled streets and alleys, the Old Town (called Icheri Sheher) includes attractions such as the Shirvanshah Palace and the Maiden Tower.
Sightseeing includes Baku and Gobustan city tour, The Maiden Tower, The Shirvanshah palace, panoramic view of the Flame Towers Baku.
In the capital, visitors prefer to shop from boutiques on Nizami Street, explore the Unesco World Heritage Old City in Baku, visit the Maiden Tower, walk on Baku Boulevard and admire the architectural wonder Heydar Aliyev Cultural Centre.
It also includes a visit to the top of Maiden Tower, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where the couple will have Champagne and caviar, followed by a special Valentine's dinner at the Kaspia restaurant.
The most photogenic part of the castle is the tiny watchtower, known now as the Maiden Tower.
restoration of the Maiden Tower, and the conservation work and reconstruction of the museum exhibition.
Yasemin BaE- from SE-rpriz Perisi, a wedding planning company, noted that they have advised their customers to use the Ecyray-an Palace or the Maiden Tower as the venue for their proposal as all their yachts used for such occasions are fully booked.
Maiden Tower - it's the symbol of Baku and visitors can climb its eight floors and enjoy a view of the old town and Baku bay.
Bagdat Street - popular with both shoppers and diners - is just a short hop away and the Istanbul Park Grand Prix Centre, Anadolu Hisam, Palladium Shopping Centre, Princes Islands and Maiden Tower are all nearby.