goranboy is located in the south west of Azerbaijan.There are 8000 people in goranboy city.It is situated 350 km from Baku.The meaining of goranboy means a place stuated near goran river.
Goranboy history has changed much throughout its history. The treaty that divided Azerbaijan was signed in Gulustan villiage of Goranboy. Goranboy is bordered in the north-east by yevlax, in the south-west by Kelbecer, in the north-west by Samux, in the south-east by Terter, and in west by Xanlar region. During the 1930s this district had two cities. They were Goranboy,Delimemmedli and 4 settlements, it also had 79 villages. This region was created on 8 August, 1930 by the new decision by lower Aghjikend by the Azerbaijan SSR centre committee. Then in 1938, with new decision Goranboy’s name had changed and was called Qasim Ismayilov , the lower Agcakend region was called Shaumyan village. In 1930 this region was separated from Aghjikend forming the Lower Agcakend. During 1963-1965 parts of Yevlax Region became under the administration of Goranboy. On 12 February in 1991, a new decision was adopted this decision was declared that there was no need for a division of the region in same area. That is why the former region of Shaumyan was eliminated. Already Goranboy region is entered Ganja economical region’s commercial.
from Baku to goranboy costs 40 or 50 Azn . It takes 3 0r 4 hours from Baku to Goranboy.
from Baku to Goranboy costs 6 Azn. It takes 6 hours from Baku to Goranboy.
from baku to Goranboy costs 5 Azn. It takes 7 hours from Baku to Goranbboy.
by miny bus
there is 1 marshurut in Goranboy. it costs 20 qapik. it goes from hospital to 5 storeyed building .
it costs 50 qepik. at the coner of main street you can find a taxi.