You will learn legends about Burning Mountain - Yanardag, the most famous 'eternal flame' in Azerbaijan; it was lit in the 1950s by a shepherd on the side of the hill. It is one of the few fire mountains that exist today. Yanardag Mountain with natural gas burning for several thousands of years.
We’ll continue our tour to Gobustan National Park - officially Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape is a hill and mountain site occupying the southeast end of the Greater Caucasus mountain ridge. It is located west of the settlement of Gobustan, about 40 miles (64 km) southwest of Baku city center on the west bank of the Caspian Sea.
What is included/excludedTransfer
Entrance tickets and fees to the Sights
Professional private driver
Fruits and beverage
Entry/Admission - Gobustan Rock Art
Entry/Admission - Ateshgah - Fire Temple
Entry/Admission - Yanar Dag
Departure & ReturnTraveler pickup is offered
Any address within Baku city
What to ExpectItinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Gobustan Rock Art, 60 km South of Baku, Qobustan Azerbaijan
Start of the Excursion to Gobustan National Park - rock paintings, drawings, inscriptions and pictograms at the mountain Beyokdash - Parking of the primitive man of the Neolithic period, tombstones - A stone slab with an inscription in Latin, left by the Roman army of Domitian (emperor) - A tambourine, which participated in ritual dances and rituals, held in the territory of Gobustan.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Ateshgah - Fire Temple, Сураханский район, Baku Azerbaijan
Excursion to Ateshgah Fire Temple - in the past centuries Zoroastrians who were related to ancient fire worshiping religion considered the natural gas vents as a highest level of their ceremonies.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Yanar Dag, Binagadi-Balakhany Highway, Baku 0125 Azerbaijan
Burning Mountain – “Yanardag”
Yanar Dag is the most well-known and popular tourist site which is often called the “eternal flame” of Azerbaijan. When you visit the site, you’ll see that it is rather a hill than a mountain. the fire blames continuously from burning natural gas deposits in the hillside from ancient times.
Duration: 2 hours
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Additional infoConfirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Service animals allowed
Near public transportation
Infants must sit on laps
Infant seats available
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate