Have you ever seen a mud volcano? Discover the most famous one in Azerbaijan with this private tour of the Gobustan National Park and the Bibi-Heybat Mosque.
Gobustan National Park & Bibi-Heybat Mosque
We'll pick you up at 10 am from your hotel in Baku, and then we'll head southwest of the capital of Azerbaijan until will reach the Gobustan National Park, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
After about an hour, we'll arrive in the desert, and here we'll take a trip around its most stand-out elements. On the tour, you'll also get the chance to appreciate some of the more than 6,000 pieces of rock art, which portray scenes of hunting and ritual dances.
Of course, a trip here would not be complete without seeing the famous mud volcanoes, which are believed to have medicinal properties. Did you know that there are only 700 of this kind of volcano in the world, and 300 of them are at Gobustan? Incredible!
After having admired one of the country's natural wonders, we'll make our way back to Baku. However, before our private tour comes to an end, we'll stop at the Bibi-Heybat mosque. Built in 1990, the body of the sister of Iman Huseyn, one of the most important figures in Islam, rests here. We'll enter the mosque and admire its beautiful and colourful interior, and we'll see how its a true example of Shirvan-style architecture.
We'll finish the day by dropping you back at your hotel in Baku.
This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.
Private tour in English
Up to 2 peopleUS$ 216
Up to 4 peopleUS$ 248.40
Up to 6 peopleUS$ 286.20
Up to 8 peopleUS$ 334.80
Up to 10 peopleUS$ 388.80
The tour is exclusively in English.
Hotel pick up and drop off.
English speaking guide.
Tickets to the sights visited.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
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.
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