Recommended for those who have limited time in Baku
Explore little conical mounds - the Mud Volcanoes
Meet the history of times up to 40.000 years in Gobustan
Enjoy complimentary round-trip transportation from your hotel
What is included/excludedPick-up from your hotel, and drop-off back to your hotel
Professional tour guide
Admission ticket to Gobustan National Park
Entry/Admission - Mud Volcanoes
Departure & ReturnTraveler pickup is offered
What to ExpectItinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Mud Volcanoes, Dasgil Hill, Qobustan 3700 Azerbaijan
Mud volcanoes are some of the most unique natural phenomenon on Earth. They are active, impressive and definitely worth seeing. Indicating the presence of energy resources reserves hidden deep beneath land and sea in the Caspian region, their eruption reveals the existence of large oil and gas basins. Azerbaijan or as it is called here the Land of Fire has the highest number of mud volcanoes in the world. Some 350 out of over 1,000 mud volcanoes in the world are located here.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Qobustan, Azerbaijan
Gobustan National Park is a State Reserve which is located in the west of the settlement of Gobustan, about 40 miles southwest of the centre of Baku and was established in 1966 when the region was declared as a national historical landmark of Azerbaijan in an attempt to preserve the ancient carvings, mud volcanoes and gas-stones in the region.
Duration: 1 hour
Hotel PickupHotel 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 PolicyFor a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Additional infoConfirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Not recommended for travelers with back problems
Most travelers can participate
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers