Follow the trails of fire; Tour to Fire temple, Burning hill & 2 other gems - in Baku - LikeALocal Guide

Follow the trails of fire; Tour to Fire temple, Burning hill & 2 other gems

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9 EUR

Worshiping fire and believing in Zoroastrianism were among the old beliefs of Azerbaijan. This Half-day Tour will cover the main places around Baku and is a good choice to see the most popular places symbolise fire in our city such as: Fire Temple, Burning hill and 2 another places

Duration: 6 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Russian

Highlights

  • Euro 5 transport; Air conditioned vehicle, bottled water, Wifi on board, baby seat (upon request)
  • Tour through with Friendly English speaking guide and driver.
  • Visit Fire Temple (Ateshgah) in Surakhani village
  • Visit Gala Open Air Museum Complex
  • Stiop at Elite Horse Club
  • Visit Yanardag (Burning hill)
  • Pick up & Drop off (hotel or any adress inside Baku city)

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Description

Early in the morning our English speaking driver and tour guide will pick you up from your address by “ euro 5” standard transport. During the ride our guide will tell you interesting stories about the city
-First you will be taken to the Ateshgah “Fire temple”. Here you will see a courtyard surrounded by cells for monks and castle-like religious temple-altar in the middle. Based on Persian and Indian inscriptions, temple was used as a Hindu and Zoroastrianplace of worship.
-Gala open air museum - here you will see a huge complex with 3 museums in it - open air ethnographic museum, Defensive Castle of 12th century and Museum of art from waste to art.
-After museum we will continue our journey to Elite horse club where you can see and ride horses and even have something delicious in the restarurant
-Our next destination will be Yanardag (Burning hill) natural wonder which history goes back to the 20th century.
Not only will we provide you with a comfortable car and a professional driver, but we will always guide you and tell you good stories about the places we visit. We will spice up your time with real information about places, discussions and answering your questions. So if you want to learn the history of places and feel the spirit of the locals, not just a simple form of driving, this tour is for you!..

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What’s included & not included

  • Pick up & Drop off
  • Guide and driver
  • Photosession
  • Entrance fees
  • Food & Drink
  • Personal expenses

Meeting point

We can pick you up from your hotel or any adress inside Baku city

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9 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal

Tour operated by: travelinbaku.com