Ateshgah Temple (trans. Fire-worshipers’ Temple) from 17th century, which locates in Surakhany about 30km distance from Baku. The temple was built buy Hindu community belonged to Sikhism and was regularly visited place for fire-worshipers. However, currently it operates as only museum. During late 19th and early 20th century, Surakhany, Sabunchu, Ramana villages were producing industrially huge volume of oil, though it is dormant today. Yanardag (trans. Burning Mountain) in Mammadali village is the place, where you observe flaming gas that comes from the hill. Natural gas flares continuously from ancient times and is one of best illustration why local people call Azerbaijan as “Land of Fire”.
We cover Ateshgah Temple, Oil fields of Ramana village, Ramana castle and Yanardag. All these attraction locate in suburbs of Baku.
Overall duration of the tour is about 4 hours.
- Pick up and drop off in the city centre/hotel
- Transport service
- Sightseeing program with a local guide
- Local guide fee
- Entrance tickets to sights as per itinerary
- 1 person: 120 azn
- 2 people: 80 azn/per person
- 3 people: 70 azn/per person
- 4 people: 60 azn/per person
- 5-6 people: 55 azn/per person