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Ateshgah - Fire Temple

| Сураханский район, Baku, Azerbaijan
+994 55 787 98 70
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| Сураханский район, Baku, Azerbaijan
+994 55 787 98 70
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place you must try! You will feel a real athmosphere of old Baku. In the summer is it too hot here,

Thank MoniDNM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this visit, the temple is maintained very well and our guide was excellent - he took us to every room and explained the significance of the rituals that were done there by the Zoroastrians and subsequently the Hindus that visited later.

Thank Haya M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting this fire temple gave me a really interesting insight into both Zoroastrianism and Azerbaijani history and culture. The buildings arrayed along the edge of the courtyard surrounding the temple itself have very informative displays and give just the right amount of interest to the...More

1  Thank StephenStocks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From Koroglu metro station,take the bus 184.It's not such a special place.The fire is artificial there,gas is brought by pipes.Better is Yanar Bag where the fire is natural.

Thank Andriiiis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do take a guide for a more informative visit. It was a bit of an emotional visit, to learn of the rise and fall of the religion in that region. The place has been restored. The natural fire is now artificial but that does not...More

1  Thank Cowas B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really it's good place to take pics and there's a place to drink coffee and ice cream also you can see the nice view of The see

Thank Obaida A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a great story here and it's worth hearing. For most a place for a Selfie and forget the religious history. The first religion with a single God

1  Thank Cyril-Mundy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helpful and knowledgeable staff, gave us a great insight into the history of the place and region in general, delivered in good English

1  Thank LadyBa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Undeniably interesting and old its a llttle under whelming. Now surrounded by modern houses and remnants of oil fields its quite small. Still one of the main things to see though.

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting the Ateshgah Fire Temple in Baku recently was a great experience. Very interesting ancient history here with the temple although it feels very updated possibly through renovations or refurbishment to keep it from falling down. Still a very hot place to see and hear...More

1  Thank JGDynamo
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12 April 2015|
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