The symbol of Fauna in Azerbaijan is the Karabakh horse which is a mountain-steppe racing and riding horse which can only be found in Azerbaijan. It is one of the oldest breeds, with ancestry dating to the ancient world. The horse was originally developed in the Karabakh region in the 5th century and is named after it.
"A brave man is known for his horse". This saying describes the sense of pride and love of the Azerbaijani people for horses.
Horses have been a matter of pride and dignity for the Azerbaijanis for centuries. Azerbaijani epic literature represents a number of legendary horses, such as Girat of national hero Koroghlu or Bozat of another hero, Gachag Nabi, which throughout history came to the rescue of their masters, keeping them away from danger.
Azerbaijan has long had favorable geographical and climatic conditions for animal breeding and equestrian development. The first presence of horses in this region dates back to 5,000 B.C.E. Later historical findings belong to the epoch of the ancient Azerbaijan states, such as Mannea, Media and Atropatene.
And the tradition of the horse always has been enhanced ever decreasing interest in the sport right now. In addition to this, as well as active recreation and a true pleasure! At the moment in the four-horse field at the club - "Canai", "Gunay", "Agat-A" private club "Ramani". At the sports club "Canai" 20 head of horses!
Arrival / Cuban
Arrival in city of Baku. A meeting of tourists at Bin's airport a transfer in the Cuban area (160 km from city Baku). Accommodation in the zone of rest " Long Forest ".
Cuban / Suvar
Since morning till a dinner - excursion to the wood. After a dinner excursion to the settlement "the Red Large village " (the Cuban area) Survey of a synagogue. In the evening arrival in mountain - sports zone "Suvar".
Horse-riding / Yarudag
The horse tour to the top of mountain Yarudag with the instructor of mountaineering and the doctor. Height of mountain Yarudag 3500 m above sea level. A dinner on a top of mountain. It is given the Climber's equipment.
Since morning till a dinner - a free time. After a dinner excursion To the nature (a wood hills).
Conquest of mountain Shahdag. Height of mountain Shahdag of 4243 m above sea level. The breakfast in a campsite. 9-th an hour horse tour to the bottom of mountains Shahdag. A halt in a way. The construction a small tents town at the bottom of mountain. The supper and dream.
Breakfast in a small tents town 10-th an hour pedestrian's tour on the top of Shahdag. A halt in a way. 6-th hour descent from the top of mountain. Supper and dream.
Breakfast in a small tents town, 6-th hour horses tour to a camp site with halt for a dinner in a way. A supper in campsite "Suvar".
Baku / Departure
Breakfast. Arrival in Baku. A transfer up to the airport. Departure home.