Driving the scenic road from Gilazi to Altiaghach

Gilazi-Altiaghach road is a very scenic drive located within the Altiaghaj National Park, in the Khizi Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Gilazi-Altiaghach road

The road is asphalted but pretty steep. It’s 46km long and links Giləzi, a village and the most populous municipality in the Khizi Rayon, at an elevation of -4m above the sea level and Altiaghach, a small town at an elevation of 1.090m above the sea level. Over this distance the elevation gain is 1.094m and the average gradient is 2.37%, with sections up to 10%.
Pic: Ilkin Zeferli