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Hövsan Destination Guide

Touring Hövsan in Azerbaijan

Hövsan in the region of Baki with its 36,293 citizens is a city located in Azerbaijan - some 10 mi or ( 16 km ) East of Baku , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Hövsan

Time in Hövsan is now 06:37 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Baku " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Sari, Neftcala, Makhachkala, and Khasavyurt. Being here already, consider visiting Tabriz . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Hövsan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Heydar Aliyev Airport Baku Terminal 3 future project

0:55 min by sabuhi2505
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It will finish in 2013 ..


3:13 min by Azar Adiloglu
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Baku Sports Centre located in Baku, Azerbaijan. It was designed by Azar Adiloglu. A modern sport complex with a high-tech design provides its visitors with several sport facilities such as, tennis cou ..

Mardakan castle (Absheron peninsula near Baku in Azerbaijan)

1:36 min by valpard
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AZAL Boeing 757-200 Landing in Baku

4:10 min by Mekhdee Rustamoff
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Captured by Mehdi Rustamov on Sony Handycam HDR-XR100 Istanbul-Baku (LTBA-UBBB) The flight from Ataturk International Airport to Heydar Aliyev International Airport ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Ateshgah of Baku

The Baku Ateshgah or "Fire Temple" is a castle-like religious structure in Surakhani, a suburb of greater Baku, Azerbaijan. "Atash" (آتش) is the Persian word for fire. The pentagonal complex, which has a courtyard surrounded by cells for monks and a tetrapillar-altar in the middle, was built during the 17th and 18th centuries. It was abandoned after 1883 when oil and gas plants were established in the vicinity.

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Located at 40.42 50.01 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: 18th-century architecture, Baku, Fire temples, Former places of worship in Azerbaijan, Hindu temples in Azerbaijan, Hinduism in Azerbaijan, Monuments and memorials in Azerbaijan, Museums established in 1975, Museums in Baku

Suraxanı raion

Suraxanı (also, Surakhany, Ssurachany and Surakhani) is a settlement and raion of Baku, Azerbaijan. It has a population of 196,700. The raion is best known for the Fire Temple of Baku, a castle-like temple and monastery complex known locally as the Ateşgah or Ateshgyakh. It was a Hindu temple. The complex was built on a pocket of natural gas that once produced a flame from natural gas seepage.

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Located at 40.42 50.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Absheron villages, Baku, Populated places in Azerbaijan

Qum Island

Qum Island, also Qum adasi or Peschanniy, Azeri: Qum adası) is an island in the Bay of Baku, Caspian Sea. It is a part of the Baku Archipelago, located south of Baku, Azerbaijan.

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Located at 40.31 50.01 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Islands of Azerbaijan, Islands of the Caspian Sea, Mud volcanoes

Baku Kala Air Base

Baku Kala Air Base is a military airbase in Baku (also known as Bakü or Baki), the capital of Azerbaijan.

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Located at 40.41 50.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Airports in Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani Air Force bases, Soviet Air Force bases

Heydar Aliyev International Airport

Heydar Aliyev International Airport (former Bina International Airport, Azerbaijani: Heydər Əliyev adına beynəlxalq hava limanı) is the international airport in Azerbaijan located 20 km northeast of the capital Baku. The airport is the home of Azerbaijan Airlines, the national flag carrier. It is the busiest airport in Azerbaijan and of the Caucasus. On March 10, 2004, the airport was renamed to Heydar Aliyev, the former President of Azerbaijan.

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Located at 40.47 50.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Airports built in the Soviet Union, Airports in Azerbaijan, Buildings and structures in Baku

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Hövsan