• 0 comments

Qobustan-Absheron Tour

9 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup available
Offered in: English
Book

Overview

During group tour you can find new friends all over the world and you can enjoy your trip. It's half day tour and during this time you can get enough information about Azerbaijan culture and history
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
Qobustan-Absheron Tour
  • What is included/excluded

    GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    Air-conditioned vehicle
    professional guides
    Lunch
    Entry/Admission - Gobustan Rock Art
    Entry/Admission - Bibi-Heybat Mosque
    Entry/Admission - Mud Volcanoes
    Entry/Admission - Ateshgah - Fire Temple
    Entry/Admission - Yanar Dag
    Entry/Admission - Gosha Gala Tower

    Excluded
    Alcoholic Beverages
    Airport/Departure Tax
  • Departure & Return

    Traveler pickup is offered

    Airports

    • Heydar Aliyev Intl Airport, Baku Azerbaijan


    7:00 AM
  • What to Expect

    Itinerary
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Gobustan Rock Art, Gobustan Settlement - Garadagh District 60 km South of Baku, Qobustan 1080 Azerbaijan

    First we take our tourists to Gobustan open air museum under the sky and then we go to close museum. There are 2 floors and 7 different rooms and tourists can see some archeological things there. After museums we go to Mud Volcanos, Bibiheybet Mosque, First Oil Well, Ateshgah-fire temple, Yanar Dagh.

    Duration: 9 hours

    Stop At: Bibi-Heybat Mosque, Baku Azerbaijan

    Bibi - Heybat Mosque. The mosque was built in 1267-1300. It was a rare construction, both with its beauty and history of creation.The Bibi-Heybat Mosque includes the tomb of Ukeyma Khanum (a descendant of Muhammad), and today is the spiritual center for the Muslims of the region and one of the major monuments of Islamic architecture in Azerbaijan.It is locally known as "the mosque of Fatima".

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Mud Volcanoes, Dasgil Hill, Qobustan 3700 Azerbaijan

    350 out of the 800 mud volcanoes known in the World are located in Azerbaijan. Most of them are situated in the Gobustan region. Some of the volcanoes are considered natural monuments and natural national resources of Azerbaijan.We are going there with special taxi because of road conditions which fee is included to the tour. During this trip, you will get a great chance to see these amazing active volcanoes from a very close distance.We will provide the extra another car to Soviet SUV lada to go to volcanoes

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ateshgah - Fire Temple, Сураханский район, Baku Azerbaijan

    The lunch will be followed by our visit to Ateshgah which is also called the Temple of Fire (he most ancient temple of the Zoroastrians).Fire Temple- Historical monument the Ateshgah fire-worshipping temple, located on the Absheron Peninsula on the outskirts of Surakhani village, 30 km from the centre of Baku, was a shrine at different times for Zoroastrians, Hindus and Sikhs. The current buildings at the temple complex date back to the 17th century and consist of a pentagonal complex with an open courtyard in the middle of which is a temple altar that served as a place of pilgrimage for Indian fire-worshippers. Currently the complex functions as a well-designed museum.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Yanar Dag, Binagadi-Balakhany Highway Absheron Peninsula - Village of Mammadli, Baku 0125 Azerbaijan

    Azerbaijan has been historically known as the Land of Fire because of its rich oil and gas resources, and the natural fires that blazed for millenia on the Absheron Peninsula greatly influenced the beliefs and traditions of the local people. You can still see an example of this natural phenomenon 25 kilometres from Baku, at a place known as Yanardagh (which translates as 'Burning Mountain').The natural eternal flame that bursts from the bowels of the mountain, from a depth of several kilometers over many centuries, is a unique natural phenomenon. The fire line surrounding the foot of the summit will give you an impression of the Land of Lights and leave an unforgettable memory of the tour.To protect Yanardagh and attract tourists here, this area was declared a historical, cultural and natural reserve in 2007.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Baku, Baku, Absheron Region

    You will have lunch at Traditional Restaurant.The lunch will include the set of national dishes of Azerbaijani cuisine.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Gosha Gala Tower, Baku Azerbaijan

    You'll return to the starting point

    Duration: 15 minutes

  • Hotel Pickup

    Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
  • Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • Additional info

    Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    Wheelchair accessible
    Service animals allowed
    Near public transportation
    Infants must sit on laps
    Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    Most travelers can participate
    This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers

similartours

LEGENDS of the LAND of FIRE: GALA – ATESHGAH – YANARDAQ
Baku

LEGENDS of the LAND of FIRE: GALA – ATESHGAH – YANARDAQ

from $60.00
5 hours (Approx.)
Free cancelation upto 24 hours
Absheron Peninsula&Gobustan&Mud Volcano tour
Baku

Absheron Peninsula&Gobustan&Mud Volcano tour

from $113.00
8 hours (Approx.)
Free cancelation upto 24 hours
Private Gabala tour
Gabala

Private Gabala tour

from $66.67
12 hours (Approx.)
Free cancelation upto 24 hours
Baku to Qobustan National Reserve Full-Day Tour with Ateshgah
Baku

Baku to Qobustan National Reserve Full-Day Tour with Ateshgah

from $83.34
7 hours (Approx.)
Free cancelation upto 24 hours
Private Sheki Tour
Sheki

Private Sheki Tour

from $111.85
12 hours (Approx.)
Free cancelation upto 24 hours
Baku city tour with guide and transfer
Baku

Baku city tour with guide and transfer

from $250.00
2 days (Approx.)
Free cancelation upto 24 hours
Gobustan tour
Baku

Gobustan tour

from $80.00
3 to 4 minutes (Approx.)
Free cancelation upto 24 hours
Shamakhi and Gabala tour
Baku

Shamakhi and Gabala tour

from $66.67
11 to 12 hours (Approx.)
Free cancelation upto 24 hours

subscribe to our newsletter