Ordubad Azerbaijan

Ordubad - Amphitheater of the Ordubadachi Gorge


Ordubad is the second most important city in the Nakhichevan region. It is an amphitheater stretching along the slopes of Ordubadchaya gorge.
It is so beautiful, as the ancient city of Azerbaijan. Ordubad is known since the XII century.
Relatively small in size, it consists of several blocks. Each of them has its own area with a mosque and a spring. In the center of the city is Juma mosque (XII century) - a medieval building with arched niches on the facade. Architectural monuments of Ordubad are united in the historical and architectural reserve (since 1977).
Architectural monuments, century-old plane trees, silk and picturesque orchards brought Ordubad worldwide fame.