Sheki Khan's Palace, Sheki

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Admire the intricate designs and decorations of Sheki Khan's Palace, a historic mansion that served as a summer residence of the Sheki Khanate ruler. The only building that remains of a once vast complex of residences, the palace dates back to the late 18th century, when the area was a principality of Iran ruled by a Caucasian Khanate. Explore the simple, two-story structure, surrounded by old trees and boasting an elaborately decorated facade and interior complete with vibrant stained glass mosaics, exquisite frescoes, and intricate tile patterns. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Sheki Khan's Palace by using our Sheki trip itinerary maker.
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  • August 14, 2017
    Luxury paintings and stained-glass Windows. Two manats, for guide more. A lot of people. But if you ask a girl to lead tours in Azeri, it translates. Four, five tiny rooms, a crowd of people, the flow of ... Shoot don't give, Bo closely, Cork.
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  • August 13, 2017
    The building that was build and decorated by the architects from different parts of Azerbaijan and Shiraz(head architect) is located on he top of the city  more »
  • August 7, 2017
    We were told to wait for 40 minutes - no big problem, as we could see there were a lot of people around and we were told that there were a number of tours already taking place. The tour was in azeri/r...  more »
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  • April 6, 2017
    Very close with Karvansaray. nice view for sheki and twilight.
  • March 4, 2017
    Location, service, clean, view, parking, price, internet, breakfast in one word evryting above the 5 stars
  • February 25, 2017
    Super
  • August 2, 2016
    Very very good hotel
  • March 10, 2016
    Eee

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Mostly reasonably priced, accommodations in Sheki vary in style from basic establishments to modern lodgings with all the necessary facilities and scenic views. Some inexpensive hotels offer small, simple rooms with a central location, while homestays can be a good choice for the budget-conscious traveler. Other options include booking into a spacious resort or renting a well-furnished cottage.
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