HOW TO REACH
is possible to reach Gum from the regional center
Gakh on an asphalt road by trip bus or to employ
a taxi at the bus station. The roads up to settlement
Gum is covered by asphalt, except for a site of
road in length about 1 km in front of the bridge
across the Ardavachaj, on which repair work are
spent. Road is even, with smooth ascent.
Distance: 8êì, time taken: 12min.
Distance from Baku up to Gakh: 385 km, time taken:
of a route
center Gakh-central circle of automobile terminal
near the bus station, the road leads to the
left up to the bridge across the Ardavachaj
River aside the village Lekit
road goes in parallel of mountain wood slopes.
the bridge across the Ardavachaj there is
turn to the right from the basic road on Lekit
in the direction of Gum.
road goes along the right coast of the Ardavachaj
OF TWO-DAY ROUND TO BUDUG
First half of a day: departure Baku; arrival at
Gakh, fluent excursion in Gakh; picnic-lunch on
- Second half of a day: arrival at Ilisu and accommodation
in rural houses; a dinner from local dishes; acquaintance
with a household life, ethnography of settlement;
excursion in Gum (a mosque, two constructions of
the V-th century A.C.; Gum basil, a cult Albanian
construction); supper with local dishes.
First half of a day: breakfast; campaign in a wood
and picturesque vacation spot by name "Balli Bulag";
excursion to the fortress Sohub.
- Second half of a day: dinner in a lowland of the
river Garachaj, picturesque vacation spot by name
"Balli Bulag"; returning to Baku.