Gabala, which is located about 225 km away from the capital city of Azerbaijan, is a per- fect place for rest and tourism. The weather here is mild in spring and autumn, hot in summer and cold in winter. In addifion to marvelous weather, Gabala suggests gor- geous historical monuments, which emerge all around the city and its vicinity.
Currently, everything possible is made in the city for the sake of coming tourists. Many ho- tels, including world hotel chains were put up in Gabala. The city contains an ice skafing rink and a Greek-style theatre, built especially for outside concerts. Tourist can make shopping in several modern shopping malls constructed within the city. Addifionally, Gabala is home to Tufan Ski Complex, one of the biggest ski resorts throughout the whole Caucasus, which ser- ves up to 3,000 ski lovers a day.