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Ateshgah Fire Temple Admission Ticket
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Ateshgah Fire Temple Admission Ticket
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| Сураханский район, Baku, Azerbaijan
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the oldest heritage site with temple being built it in 1600s. Most of them has been restored. The fire is being supplied through gas pipeline and natural flame died out many years ago. More than a zorastrian temple, it is a hindu fire...More

Thank Fincy F
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a castle-like religious temple in Surakhani town a suburb in Baku, Azerbaijan. Based on Persian and Indian inscriptions, the temple was used as a Hindu, Sikh, and Zoroastrian place of worship. "Atash" is the Persian word for fire. The pentagonal complex, which has...More

Thank Ester Z
Reviewed 4 days ago

it's a must for every one visiting Baku.. we went with a guide and got few historic facts ... it wad nice and interesting ....

Thank ruth g
Reviewed 5 days ago

The temple and its formation was explained very well and the most interesting bit was, how it relates to Hinduism. A must visit place for everyone who loves history.

Thank afsalbinabbas
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fire place... very ancient but rebuilt nicely.. surprised to learn even about Hindus and Zorashtrians.... must Visit when in Baku

Thank Billy-Bimal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fire temple of ateshgah as they call locally is very good well maintained place so old so well preserved. It is a big compound with fire temple at Centre and living worshipping rooms all around. Most of the rooms it is documents maintained, few life...More

Thank JSS71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very small and quite and old temple Showing how the zargish religion used to pray Can see many rooms and each showing different use Good to spend short time

Thank AZIZ K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting from a historical point of view. The temple was used by Hindu, Sikh, and Zoroastrian to worship the fire. However, the natural eternal flame went out in 1969, now is lit by gas coming from a pipe. Also, no more Zoroastrians and no...More

Thank Doru C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is little out of way from Baku so not many tourist go here, but you can see the fire temple of Zorastrians who used to inhabit here. Various rooms with tire really, but worth a look.

Thank vamsally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting to visit different places of worship throughout the world and this was our first visit to a Zoroastrian site. Something quite peaceful about it and the fire pit is only part of the site. Lots of information in the small rooms around the walls....More

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Ewa S
27 April 2018|
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Response from year062 | Reviewed this property |
4 to 5 Azn if you go by your self
Chase L
13 April 2015|
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Response from Helmut S | Reviewed this property |
Not worthwhile to visit in the night time, rather visit the eternal fire near memorial lane with view over Baku