Day 2: Baku Sightseeing Tour and Zoroastrian Temple visit in Absheron  Peninsula

This morning we drive to Absheron peninsula to visit  one of the most remarkable landmarks  of Azerbaijan-Ateshgah Fire Temple situated on the site of a natural gas vent that was sacred for Zoroastrians for hundreds of years though the temple was built by 18th  c. Indian Shiva devotees who lived in the vicinities of pentagonal Caravanserai and performed some ascetic practices.

Driving back to Baku, we explore Old Town of this fascinating city visiting Palaces of Shah’s ,old Caravanserai, Maiden Tower and Medieval Bath-houses as well as breath-taking panoramic views of Baku.

Dinner in a traditional restaurant

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