Absheron tour

The tour of the Absheron peninsula includes the following places of interest:

“Gala” — the State Historical-Ethnographic Reserve

It is a complex of museums in Baku. Inside there are three various types of museums: Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography (open-air), Castle Museum (partly open-air), and the Museum of Antiques.

Temple of fire worshipers Ateshgah

The Baku Ateshgah is a famous castle-like religious temple in Surakhani town. The temple was built during the 17th and 18th centuries and used as a Hindu, Sikh, and Zoroastrian place of worship.

Yanar Dag

Yanar Dag is a natural gas fire, which blazes continuously on a hillside on the Absheron Peninsula. Flames jet into the air 3 meters from a thin, porous sandstone layer.

Duration of sightseeing tour: 4-5 hours