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Absheron Peninsula Tour
Activities in Baku

Absheron Peninsula Tour

  • English English
  • 5 hours
  • Hotel pick up

The Ateshgah fire temple and Yanar Dag mountain; on this private tour around the Absheron Peninsula you'll discover some of the stunning, unimaginable places near Baku.

Absheron Peninsula Tour

Our private tour will leave from your hotel at 10 am, and from there we'll take you to Villa Petrolea, a historic district built by the Petroleum Production Company Nobel Brothers at the end of the 19th century.

Our next stop will be in the north of the Absheron Peninsula, interestingly, the name "Absherson" comes from the Persian word meaning salty waters. Here, we'll visit the Ateshgah fire temple, also referred to as the Ateshgah of Baku, which was named as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007. Known as the temple of the three religions, Ateshgah has been a sacred place for Hindus, Sikhs and Zoroastrians. Built by Indians living in the area between the 17th and 19th centuries, this is a must-see on your trip to Baku.

After the guided tour of the temple, we'll head to Yanar Dag and after about a 30-minute journey, we'll reach the curious Fire Mountain. Literally translated as "burning mountain", Yanar Dag is a natural gas fire which continuously blazes on the mountainside. This is your chance to see a true natural phenomenon.

At the end of the tour around Yanar Dag, we'll return to Baku and drop you back at your hotel.

Price

This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.

Up to 2 people Up to 6 people Up to 10 people
Private tour in English
US$ 206.60
US$ 251.20
US$ 312.70

Private tour in English

  • Up to 2 people

    US$ 206.60
  • Up to 6 people

    US$ 251.20
  • Up to 10 people

    US$ 312.70

More Information

Duration

5 hours.

Language English

The tour is exclusively in English.

Included

Private tour, there won't be anybody else in the group.

Hotel pick up and drop off.

English speaking guide.

Tickets to the places visited.

Bottled water.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

Ticket

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Accessibility

Yes (imperative to point out when the booking is made).

Per group from
US$ 206.60
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 3 days before

Cancellations

Free! Free cancellation up to 3 days before the day of the activity. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.