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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 yesterday via mobile

Great view from the top and in December the flame keeps you warm! Got the funicular up here for just 1 azn

Thank Claire G
Reviewed 6 days ago

It doesn't take long to reach Ateshgah as it is situated just around the city limits of Baku. It took my 25 mins to reach via uber who charged me close to 7 dollars (one way). The entrance to the site is just 1 USD...More

Thank Ahsan Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fire temple museum: very clean and well laid out. Walk through different rooms housing different exhibits. English posters and signs available. Interesting place. Variety of souvenir shops.

Thank Sabeehah V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has been used for fire worship for centuries. The latest temple was built in the 16th century and was then damaged in the oil boom. This place has been nicely restored by the government, and should be part of a historical tour to...More

Thank Mohammed A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As part of a day excursion i visited the ateshga in suraxani. This is an old zoroastrian firetemple and the temple itself is encompassed in an area where the mysteries of this ancient religion are explained. The priests used to pray next to a fireplace...More

Thank fabiofort
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atəşgah is situated near to Amirjan settlement in Baku city. The temples is protected and reserved from old times - Zoroastrianism. Old Indians took flame from this part and prayed to their God

Thank Tamraz H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A special place with a special people and a story of a very old religion that there are several more in the world. The place is very beautiful and is a special interest and beauty. I do not recommend going into the restaurant of the...More

Thank שלומי ע
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take the train to the top of the city. Next to the flame towers and the graves. Overlooking the caspian sea and the ever increasing skyline. The backdrop of this monument is breathtaking. Some of the real heroes are the ladies who clean and sweep...More

Thank marksandom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting little temple area which has an interesting and long history. Around the outside of the temple the rooms have displays explaining different aspects of the building's history and also fire worshiping. The fire temple itself makes for some great pictures.

Thank runsammie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a tour outside Baku (Gobustan, Mud volcanoes,...) which was finishing here, at the Fire Temple at dusk, best time to visit and experience it. The history of the Temple dates back to its primitive origins into BC, when there was a Zoroastrian...More

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