Mongolia Culture and Landscape tour (Classic)

MONGOLIA CULTURRE AND LANDSCAPE BEST OF 8 DAYS TOUR

  

Notice

  1. The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group.
  2. All the prices for the tour above are subject to reconfirmation from our trip managers when an actual booking is being made. We keep the right to change the itinerary because of time-table, or any other conditions not under our control.
  3. Child definition: From Age 3 to 11 Years enjoying 30% discount. From Age 0 to 2 Years enjoying 10% Contact our trip manager for the actual discount for your case. 12 Years old and above will be charged as Adult Price.
  4. All tours & transfers are all based in English Speaking local guides. For other languages, please contact our trip managers for new quotations.

 
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Introduction

Mongolia Geography. From the Gobi Desert areas of the south.

Mongolia rises into a grass-covered and generally treeless plain (steppe), punctuated by three mountain ranges.

The highest point, Nayramadlin Orgil at 14,350 ft. (4,374 m), is found in the rugged Atlay Mountains of the west.

 

 

Duration:                             8  Days, 7  Nights

Accommodation:                 Family ger camp, Town ger hostel, Camping possible

Number of people:              2-6 people / 6+

Transportation:                   Russian van or jeep

 

FULL ITINERARY
 
 
Day 1 - Capital City "Ulaanbaatar"


Today you arrive in capital city of Mongolia /Ulaanbaatar/ a private guide will meet for transfer to your hotel. Here you will also stay for tonight before your big adventure is about to begin tomorrow.


Day 2 - Baga Gazriin Chuluu


Baga Gazriin Chuluu, is a 15km long and 10 km wide stone massif, is located 30 km to the south east of Adaatsag sum. Over 20 kinds of medical herbs and many species of animals such as wild sheep, ibex and marmot exist here, Surtiin am is one of many beautiful places in Baga gazriin stone massif. This is a narrow canyon with asp, birch, white whicker and elm tree, as well the ruin of a stone temple and the site of 2 yurts where monks lived and meditated since the tieth century.

Day 3 - Tsagaan Suvarga

The scarp of Tsagaan Suvarga is located in Ulziit soum of Dundgovi province. It is interesting to see the sheer slope, facing east, which from a distance seems to be the ruins of the ancient city. The cliff is 30 meters high and 100 meters wide. Over thousands of years the wind has created this amazing structure.


Day 4 - Yolyn Am


“Yolyn Am is a deep and narrow gorge in the Gurvan Saikhan Mountains of southern Mongolia. The valley is named after the Lammergeier, which is called Yol in Mongolian. The Lammergeier is an Old World vulture, hence the name is often translated to Valley of the Vultures or Valley of the Eagles. The valley is located within Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.”


Day 5 - Khongor Sanddunes


Khongor dunes, ”Khongoriin Els”, are the most important sand mass of Gobi Gurvan Saïkhan National Park. Its area is more than 900 square kilometres (347,49 square miles). It’s one of the largest sandy areas of Mongolia. The wind continuously blows from North towards West and the dunes can reach breathtaking hs, between 100 and 300 metres (328,08 – 984,25 feet) at their highest points. Khongor dunes are more than 180 km long and can reach 27 kilometres (16,28 miles) wide. The inhabitants name their imposing dunes ”singing dunes” due to the noise made by the wind when it moves the sand. Beyond the dunes, the steppe extends as far as the eye can see.


Day 6 - Bayanzag (land of dinosaurs)


The Flaming Cliffs site, also known as Bayanzag is a region of the Gobi Desert in the Ömnögovi Province of Mongolia, in which important fossil finds have been made. It was given this name by American paleontologist Roy Chapman Andrews, who visited in the 1920s. The area is most famous for yielding the first discovery of dinosaur eggs. Other finds in the area include specimens of Velociraptor and eutherian mammals. It is illegal to remove fossils from the area without appropriate permits.


Day 7 - Ongi Temple


It is located in Saihan-Ovoo soum of Dundgovi province. One of the biggest monasteries in Mongolia, Ongi was founded in 1660 and consisted of two temple complexes on the North and South banks of the river Ongi. At its heyday, Ongi monastery grounds housed around 30 temples, 4 big Buddhism universities and over 1000 monks at a time.


Day 8 - Back to Ulaanbaatar


Today your trip ends in Ulaanbaatar after unforgettable days in the Mongolia.

 

Number of days: 8
Covered regions:
Central Mongolia
Gobi Desert
Western Mongolia
Northern Mongolia
Eastern Mongolia
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
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Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
Wildlife tours
Highlight tours
Photo tours
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Circle tours
Short tours
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Languages:
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German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
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Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.