Qobustan-Absheron Tour

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

Duration 9 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
Voucher Mobile ticket
What's included :
  • 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
What's excluded :
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Airport/Departure Tax
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

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
  • Heydar Aliyev Intl Airport, Baku Azerbaijan
Departure Time :
7:00 AM
Return Detail :
-
Hotel Pickup :
  • 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
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

1

Organised by ATAFTRAVEL

Activity ID: V-227047P1

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