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Dasgil Hill, Qobustan 3700, Azerbaijan
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not very special. Could be seen, but not at any price. It is a natural fenomena, but if you are a solo traveller it is not easily accessible - you have to bargin with the taxi drivers otherwise you should join a group

Thank JVS294452
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The almost Martian landscape is unique, and the volcanos themselves are pretty cool. Worth a visit if you’re in Baku!

Thank vs449
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basically out in the middle of seeming desert hill, you will find places to park and see these grey bubbling up mud volcanoes. Not sure if I'd call it mud, but it's strangely fascinating.

Thank vamsally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you are in Baku must visit this place . We took uber to ride here . Too hot this season. Worth to watch.

Thank aamisaamis
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Unique experience - worth visiting even in the greatest heat. Easy access via public transport. A very friendly taxi driver - took pictures of us, was patient while we were enjoying the scenery and the phenomenal volcanos. Had brought water with him for us to...More

Thank Maivmi
Reviewed July 21, 2018

I've seen the same kind of thing in New Zealand, but the geography, and therefore the reason for these, is different. Worth seeing for sure.

1  Thank Wello09
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

The mud volcanoes are fab! One of the best things is they’re randomly in the desert. No touristy rubbish at all. Went with my uncle who lives local and spent half a day off roading!!! Go early if you go, in a 4 wheel drive....More

1  Thank darrenhepworth
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

The site is great and worth a visit, as others have said. This "review" is just to give an up-to-date plan of how to do it without a tour, even if you don't speak Turkish, Russian or Azeri. We tried to follow the Lonely Planet...More

10  Thank eatanddrinkandsleep
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Closer to the Gobustan Museum, its an off road drive to reach the mountain by 4X4 Drive Vehicle, an amazing place to be on the top with numbers of volcanoes erupting and mud flowing down of these volcanoes, it is believed that this mud has...More

1  Thank narendrasinghrao
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Almost 65 km far from Baku. The road was smooth and the last few kilometers were through sands, rocks and muds until we reach to our target. Such a few bubbling mud forming like little volcano. Seems very hot but when I touch, it was...More

1  Thank Abu_Firas_11
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