03.03.2010Ancient monuments in Icheri Sheher embodies rich cultural past of our nation and play a special role in its promotion. Hundreds of tourists visit this place and enter into live interaction with the history of Azerbaijan to become acquainted with Icheri Sheher, which has been included into World Heritage List of UNESCO.

One of the objectives of the Administration of State Historical - Architectural Reserve “Icherisheher” under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan is the integration of Icheri Sheher into an internationally recognized tourist center by meeting up-to-date requirements. For this purpose, the Administration envisions the application of special audio guide technology in the territory of Icheri Sheher. This project to be implemented with the participation of one of the leading companies of Europe will create potentials for tourist service in the territory of Reserve.

03.03.2010 Working principle of audio guide technology is based on the sounding of pre-written texts and other audio materials during excursion. This easy-to-use device in addition to its small size, will allow the tourists to become independently acquainted with history and monuments of Icheri Sheher without the outsider assistance and receive information by moving on certain routes.

Guests of Icheri Sheher will be provided with excursion service in Azerbaijani, English and Russian languages through audio guides to be applied starting from Novruz Holiday. The texts will be enriched with national music samples to be used at this time; different routes over excursions will be prepared.

Administration of State Historical - Architectural
Reserve “Icherisheher” under the Cabinet of
Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan