Handicrafts of people in Gobustan area from the Paleolithic era will take you to that date.
Discover the Absheron Peninsula, where the vast majority of mud volcanoes in the world are, you will collect unforgettable memories in your life.
You will not be able to escape the magic of these places, which combines the ancient nuances of history
What is included/excludedHotel pickup and drop-off
Professional Driver service
All taxes, fees and handling charges
Entrance fees to museums - Ateshgah, Yanardag və Qobustan National Museum
Experienced English Speaking Guide
Entry/Admission - Gobustan Rock Art
Entry/Admission - Yanar Dag
Entry/Admission - Ateshgah - Fire Temple
Food and drinks
Soviet Cars to Mud Volcanoes
Entry/Admission - Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center
Departure & ReturnTraveler pickup is offered
We pick up our travelers from any hotel inside of the city.
What to ExpectItinerary
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
The trip will be opened with visiting historical Gobustan. Exploring natural and architectural sights in Gobustan Rock Art, you will gain invaluable information about Azerbaijan’s history.
The Cultural Landscape covers three an area of 537 ha and three areas of a plateau of rocky boulders rising out of the semi-desert of central Azerbaijan, with an outstanding collection of more than 6,000 rock engravings bearing testimony to 40,000 years of rock art.
Gobustan is a semi-desert region which includes five hills well known for rock art sites: Kichik Dash, Boyuk Dash, Jinghirdag-Yazily tepe, Shongardag, Shikhgaya.
Gobustan rock art seems to have clutched connections with the Western European Upper Palaeolithic open air rock art.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Mud Volcanoes, Dasgil Hill, Qobustan 3700 Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan is a unique and classic area where mud volcanism is developing on our planet. Over 350 types of mud volcanoes (active, extinct, buried, oil-producing, underwater, island volcanoes) are found in the dry part of eastern Azerbaijan and in the Caspian Sea adjacent to it. Due to the number, variety and activity of these nature monuments, there is no place in the world like Azerbaijan. Our country is considered a homeland of mud volcanoes. There are more than 100 volcanoes in the Absheron peninsula, Shamakhi-Gobustan, Southeast Shirvan and Baku Archipelago.
A muddy-hill relief is cultivated in the area of the National Reserve of Gobustan, where Mud Volcanoes are of great significance, reaching the height of 407 m. above sea level, like the Turaghay Mountain.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Bibi-Heybat Mosque, Baku Azerbaijan
The magnificent Bibiheybat Mosque, built in a classic oriental style, is perfectly designed with white marble and dome-colored glass. Here, in a mosaic made of glass, Surat al-Nisa of the Qur'an is written. The mosque, which is 5 meters high, can accommodate about 3,000 people at the same time.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Yanar Dag, Binagadi-Balakhany Highway Absheron Peninsula - Village of Mammadli, Baku 0125 Azerbaijan
We will continue our trip by visiting most famous fire Fire Mountain (Yanardag), which has a ten meters long wall of fire, that never extinguishes and is burning continuously alongside the edge of the hill.
The volcano, which has been nominated for UNESCO World Heritage, has been burning for hundreds of years. With the natural gas coming to the surface, the skirt of the burning mountain is flooded with visitors day and night.
Before the 7th century, the Volcano was used as the temple of the Mecus, and the buildings around it were destroyed and the fire continued to burn.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Ateshgah - Fire Temple, Сураханский район, Baku Azerbaijan
Ateshgah in the Suraxani district of Baku is one of the three Mecusi temples in the world.
According to Zoroastrianism, this place is as sacred as Mecca. There are 3 shrines in Iran, India and Azerbaijan.
Every tourist who enters the cellars can feel the wonders of this place. For example, as you enter 12 cells, you will see a very strange sight as you look at the flames burning in the dome of the four-storey building in the yard of Ateshgah. At this point, it seems to you that you are standing on a step of the flame. Or when you get to the 18th cell and stop there for a while, you hear strange sounds. It seems to someone that they are talking. Mixed voices are clearly heard, but they do not understand what they are saying.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, Heydar Aliyev Avenue, 1/1, Baku 1033 Azerbaijan
Our last short stop will be in Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center. The park of the Heydar Aliyev Center is one of the most beautiful places in the city to relax and have fun. Everyone here can relax, go for a walk, look at the various outdoor exhibitions in the park and, of course, perpetuate their beautiful moments in photos and videos. Visitors are able to get acquainted with the art composition "I Love Baku" in the park of the Heydar Aliyev Center.
Duration: 30 minutes
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
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Children Below 6 are Free
Near public transportation
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate