Shamakhi-Uluduz-Chukhuryurd Trail

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Shamakhi-Uluduz-Chukhuryurd Trail is a 10.8 kilometer lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Sumgait, Sumqayıt, Azerbaijan that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best used from May until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
10.8 km
ELEVATION GAIN
508 m
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

dog friendly

hiking

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

muddy

old growth

historic site

This trail offers fantastic views of Shamakhi city and Pirgulu State Reserve which opens from Gulustan mountain. Depart from Shamakhi to the Boyuk Khinisli village. This village name was first mentioned in Arabian sources in the 4th century. The trail goes toward the Peak of Gulustan Mountain and then to ruins of the Gulustan fortress, which was built in the IX century.