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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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Where to stay in Sheki

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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  • Besides the obvious architectural merits of the place what takes the breath away are two gigantic and majestic plane trees flanking the building. Guide services are available and worth it. Gardens are...  more »
  • Love the place but it was to crowded so that i couldnt get the chance to enter it. Ticket was cheap and the surrounding place was nice as well.  more »
  • You get a ticket for 2 Manat (3 more if you want a guide) and wait until other groups have gone through. A staff member takes you through the mansion, which is small but beautifully adorned. Nice for ...  more »
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  • Very close with Karvansaray. nice view for sheki and twilight.
  • Location, service, clean, view, parking, price, internet, breakfast in one word evryting above the 5 stars
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