Azərbaycan

Qax


Gakh is a district on the border with Georgia. The climate in the south of the district is dry subtropical and temperate in mountains. There are plenty of mountain rivers and waterfalls in this district. 

 

This region is rich in its nature. In the Iliisu National Park located here you can come across bears, mountain-goats, wolves, wild cats, boars, jackals and others wildlife. In this part of Azerbaijan, one can see a number of ancient Albanian temples – these were the first churches in the Caucasus and some of the first churches in the world.