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Qobustan Destination Guide

Delve into Qobustan in Azerbaijan!

Qobustan in the region of Baki with it's 13,398 residents is located in Azerbaijan - some 33 mi (or 52 km) South-West of Baku, the country's capital.

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Current time in Qobustan is now 11:52 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baku" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Sari, Neftcala, Mirizali, Atbulaq or Kum. While being here, make sure to check out Qobustan, Veylyar and Sixlar as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Uplistsikhe - in Stein gemeißelte Höhl...

02:20 min ( October 15, 2010 by Fritz Remmert)
Views: 121 - Rating: 5/5

Die älteste Siedlung in Georgien aus dem 16.-15. Jahrhundert v.Chr

Amazing work out

03:58 min ( May 18, 2009 by baku056)
Views: 177,592 - Rating: 4.85382/5


Volcans de boue

00:36 min ( September 19, 2010 by bonsbaisersderussie)
Views: 123 - Rating: 0/5

Volcans de Boue près de Qobustan

02:17 min ( May 29, 2012 by tatsunotabi)
Views: 128 - Rating: 0/5

Azerbaijan Mud Volcanoes


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Interesting facts about this location

Gobustan National Park

Gobustan National Park (Azerbaijani: Qobustan Milli Parkı) officially Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape is a hill and mountain site occupying the southeast end of the Big Caucasian Ridge in Azerbaijan, mainly in the basin of Jeyrankechmaz River, between the rivers Pirsagat and Sumgait. It is located west of the settlement of Gobustan, about 40 miles southwest of the centre of Baku on the west bank of the Caspian Sea.

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Located at 40.08, 49.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Azerbaijan, Former populated places in the Caucasus, Megalithic monuments in Europe, National parks of Azerbaijan, State reserves of Azerbaijan, World Heritage Sites in Azerbaijan

Sangachal Terminal

The Sangachal Terminal is an industrial complex consisting of a natural gas processing plant and oil production plant, located on the coast of the Caspian Sea 45 kilometres south of Baku, Azerbaijan.

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Located at 40.08, 49.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:BP buildings and structures, Caspian Sea, Energy infrastructure in Azerbaijan, Natural gas in Azerbaijan, Natural gas terminals, Oil terminals

Gil Island (Azerbaijan)

Gil Island also Glinyanii Island is an island of Azerbaijan in the Caspian Sea. This island is part of the Baku Archipelago, which consists of the following islands: Boyuk Zira, Dash Zira, Kichik Zira (Qum or Sandy Island), Zenbil, Sangi-Mugan or Svinoy, Chikil, Qara Su, Khara Zira, Gil, Ignat Dash and a few smaller ones. It is lying off the bay detached from the group, close to the town of Alat. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:39|56|42|N|49|28|37|E| |primary |name= }}

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Located at 40.08, 49.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Azerbaijan, Islands of the Caspian Sea

Bulla Island

Bulla Island, also Khara Zira or Khere Zire, Azeri: Bulla adası (Xərə Zirə) is an island in the Bay of Baku, Caspian Sea. It is the largest island of the Baku Archipelago, located off Baku, Azerbaijan. Bulla Island's area is 3,5 km²; its length is 3,4 km and its maximum width: 2,6 km. The island has akdalaite and aluminium deposits and a mud volcano. The island is a centre for the nearby offshore gas development of the Bulla Deniz gas field, in production since 1968.

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Located at 40.08, 49.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Azerbaijan, Islands of the Caspian Sea, Mud volcanoes

Utalgi

Utalgi (also, Utal’gi, Kishlak and Utalghy-Akhtarma) is a village in the Absheron Rayon of Azerbaijan.

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Located at 40.08, 49.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Absheron District