Fire Temple & Fire mountain Tour
AZERBAIJAN- a country which itself is known as the " LAND of FIRE"
In this tour you will hear too much about Fire and Flames.😊
Starting time of tour is flexible.
After meeting in loby of hotel with your guide and driver we will move outsite of the city center to Surakhani district.
Our first stop will be after 40 minutes in front of Atashgah often called the "Fire Temple of Baku" is a castle-like religous temple.
Based on Persian and Indian inscriptions,the temple was used as Hindu,Sikh and Zoro- astrian place for worship.
The pentagonal complex,which has courtyard surrounded by cells for monks and a tetrapillar-altar in the middle.Was built during the 17 th and 19 centuries.
After having tour inside of temple you will have free time to buy souvenirs from shops and possible have a tea in nearby restaurant.
By using our vehicle we will heading to an other village of Baku to Mammadli village to visit YANAR DAG.
On the way we will cross by the weels which are still pumping out the oil from veins of soil.😊
Yanar Dag meaning #Burning Mountain" is natural gas fire which blazes continuously on a hillside on Absheron Peninsula on Caspian Sea near Baku.
Flames jet into the air 2 metres from a thin,porous sandstone layer.Unlike mud volcanos,the Yanar Dag flame burns fairly steadily,as it involves a sready seep of gas from subsurface.
Due to large concentration of natural gas under the Absheron Peninsula,natural flames burned there throughout antiquity and were reported on by historical writers,travelers such as Marco Polo,Alexandre Duma.
Nearby Fire Mountain there Coffee Cafe.😊
After enjoying our time in cafe we will return to City.
Our break will be in front of Heydar Aliyev Centre designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid.
Free time to take some pictures around this area with a logo "I LOVE BAKU❤".
Time to see Local Bazaar😊Very colourful & close area which called Green Bazaar where you can buy fresh and dry fruits,natural honey,vegetables and CAVIAR.
After having shoping time to drop-off to hotel
End of tour.
✅ Price is 30$ per person if there are 5 or more people in the group.
✅ Included driver and guide services
❌Excluded entrance fees,meals,tipping😉
🔊 For more details contact me.
See you on tour!🤝