from $230 / person
Every day from 10.00 to 18.00
Venue: hotel or specified address, within Baku
Type of tour: individual / group
Medieval fortresses and castles of Absheron TOUR PROGRAM:
09:30. Departure from Baku and transfer to Mardakany settlement
10:10 – 11:00 Excursion to the Gala Archeological and Ethnographic Museum Complex.
11:30 – 13:00 Survey of Mardakan’s defensive structures and ancient mosques. The four-cornered fortress of Mardakany (XII century). The Tuba-Shahi mosque (XV century). Round fortress (XIII c.)
13:20 – 14:00 Excursion to the temple of fire-worshipers Ateshgah
15:30 – 16:30 Visit to the village of Ramana. Ramana Fortress.
17:00 – 18:00 Trip to the Yanardag nature reserve (Burning mountain). On the territory of the reserve there are also the mud volcano of Girmeki, oil wells in the Girmeki valley, the Wolf cave, the Megalith complex – Gavaldashi and several cemeteries, which are more than 1000 years old.
INCLUDED IN COST
– Moving according to the program on a comfortable transport with air conditioning
– Lunch in the restaurant
THE PRICE IS NOT INCLUDED
– Entrance tickets (Gala complex, Four-strong fortress, Ateshgah, Ramanin fortress, Yanardag) ($ 9 per person).
– Alcoholic drinks in the restaurant
– Personal expenses
The Tourist Company reserves the right to make changes on the days of the excursion program and change the order of display of the sightseeing objects.