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Gobustan Rock Art & Mud Volcanoes Tour

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    Visit: Gobustan Rock Art, 60 km South of Baku, Baku Azerbaijan

    Your tour will start with the car picking you up from the hotel. First destination will be the Gobustan- The Archeological monument is located in 56 km from the capital city, Baku. The artifacts and rock carvings were discovered in 1939 – 1940 years. As a result of the researchers, more than 3,500 human and animal paintings and various markings – petroglyphs were recorded and 20 suburban shelters have been identified in this place. Mesolithic monuments (medieval stone) are mostly exhibited in the reserve. There are many caves, springs, carved by primitive men on walls of caves, rocks, and stony lumps. First you will visit the Gobustan Museum to get the better insights to the history of the area then you will go by car to the Rock Mountain to see the real carvings.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Visit: Mud Volcanoes, Dasgil Hill, Qobustan 3700 Azerbaijan

    After the Rock Mountain, you will visit the Mud  Volcanoes. That is why the Transportation will be changed to the Soviet Lada Cars. Whoever wants can bring some strong plastic bags with them to collect some of the mud from there which has been said is good for the skin. Spending 10 minutes around Volcanoes you will be transferred back to your car. 

    Duration: 1 hour

    Visit: Bibi-Heybat Mosque, Baku Azerbaijan

    On the way to the Hotel you will also visit the Bibiheybet Mosque, with magnificent green internal decorative beauty and the First Industrial Oil Well on the Earth that was opened for use in 1846. Car will drop you in the hotel or any desired place in the City.

    Duration: 20 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Hotels Located in Baku City
    • Professional Licensed Tour Guide
    • Professional Driver
    • Air Conditioned Vehicle
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - Gobustan Rock Art
    • Entry/Admission - Mud Volcanoes
    • Entry/Admission - Bibi-Heybat Mosque
    • Any meals & drinks
    • Personal Expenses
    • Soviet Car fees for going to Mud Volcanoes
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 June 2019 via mobile

    We did a 2 hour walking tour and a half day tour of Gobastan - both with Naira as our guide. The tours were great .. Baku and Gobastan are both amazing. Amazing history combined with stunning nature. Naira was a great guide and we...More

    Thank scottmD1324AU
    Reviewed 19 May 2019 via mobile

    I made contact with Guided Azerbaijan just the day before I wanted a tour and Murad was able to create a great private tour for me...we visited the mud volcanos, Gobustan museum and site, then went for tea Azerbaijan style. Murad was always checking in...More

    Thank Roddy23
    Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

    I am extremely satisfied with this company and I would recommend it at any moment. The tour guide Sadagat was very knowledgeable about every single thing on the trip. Her English is impeccable and therefore a very understandable ! She is very nice, sweet and...More

    2  Thank Martha K
    Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

    Do visit Azerbaijan, relaxing destination with amazing guided experience by Guided Azerbaijan/Fuad. Very well maintained conveyance and comfortable tour. The pick up and drop off was according to our needs. Had a really gr8 time in the country.

    Thank ANUPAM K
    Reviewed 30 July 2018

    Before my wife and I made our trip to Azerbaijan, I contacted this company about arranging a couple of private day trips outside of Baku. Fuad was very responsive, and contacted me almost immediately on Whatsapp and by e-mail. He provided several options, including with...More

    Date of experience: July 2018
    1  Thank Brad B
    Murad H, Owner at Guided Azerbaijan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

    Dear Mr. Brad Bauer, Thank you very much for your nice review & time. I happy that you liked all our services during your trip in Azerbaijan. I am sure that you will come back again and will explore Baku with our team. Thanks for...More

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