You may have chance to see 4-5 historical and cultural places in one day. This tour is one of the "best seller".
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Stop At: Gobustan Rock Art, Gobustan Settlement - Garadagh District 60 km South of Baku, Qobustan 1080 Azerbaijan
First of all, we will go to Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape Reserve 40 miles away from the center of Baku. Gobustan State Reserve is very rich in archeological monuments, the reserve has more than 6,000 petroglyphs , which depict primitive people, animals, battle-pieces, ritual dances, bullfights, boats with armed oarsmen, warriors with lances in their hands, camel caravans, pictures of sun and stars, on the average dating back to 5,000-20,000 years.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Mud Volcanoes, Gobustan National Park, Baku Azerbaijan
We will continue to the nearby reserve, replacing vehicles with amazing offenses to see the rare Mud volcanoes that are unique to this area.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Ateshgah - Fire Temple, Сураханский район, Baku Azerbaijan
Then, we will go to Ateshgah – Fire Temple, was used as a place of worship of the Zoroastrians .The temple was active until the 19th century and served as a pilgrimage place for Indian, Hindu and merchant pilgrims who made their way on the way to the ancient temple of worshipers..
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Yanardag State Historical, Cultural and Natural Reserve, The village of Mammadli Absheron Peninsula, Baku 0125 Azerbaijan
We will continue to visit the "burning hill" - "Yanar Dag", a site that presents a unique geological phenomenon: a fire always burns on a hillside resulting from the emission of methane gas that burns in contact with the atmosphere.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, Heydar Aliyev Avenue, 1/1, Baku 1033 Azerbaijan
At the end, we will visit the Heydar Aliyev Center, one of the special buildings planned by the main architect Zaha Hadid. Heydar Aliyev Center won Design Museum`s Design of the Year Award in 2014.