A one-day tour to the Absheron Peninsula is a great opportunity to get acquainted with the history and culture of Azerbaijan. Visit the temple of fire worshipers Ateshgah, ethno-museum under the open sky – Gala, the burning mountain Yanardag and much more. Take the chance to see all the most interesting things in Baku in just a few hours!
Guide and driver will meet you at the hotel to start the tour. At the beginning of the excursion visit the ancient temple of the fire worshipers Ateshgah, located 30 km from Baku, on the outskirts of the village of Surakhani. Zoroastrians from India traveled thousands of kilometers to Surakhani to worship the fire blazing from the ground. Further, a visit to Mount Yanardag, on the slope of which natural gas has been burning since ancient times, as if justifying the unofficial name of Azerbaijan “Land of Fire”.
Buradan, parkdan, You will also visit the salt lake in the village of Masazir. At the end of the excursion visit the Museum of Azerbaijan Carpet. End of the tour.