First signs of life in Azerbaijan were registered 1.5 million years ago.
Wonder where you can find the proof? Gobustan open air museum will give you answers for where and how the life was progressing 1.2 million years ago, when the are was covered with wild forest and animals, where the mysteries stones that produce many musical sounds were found and where first rhythms of the music, dance and tribe language was created.
You will be introduce to the new todays semi-desert area that is now covering ore than 500 km area with Mud volcanos.
Its well known fact that entire earth has 800 Mud volcanos. 600+ of then is in Gobustan area and are separated into de-active, semi active and active categories. All of the mud volcanos in general are cold and are boiling. Mud that comes out can be used as hand and face mask for 1 day.