Short Tour to the Gobi Desert (4 - 5 Days)

Gobi Desert Tour

What is it that has fascinated people about the desert Gobi for centenaries? You'll discover the answer on this amazing trip into the wildness and vastness of the biggest desert in Asia. No one who visits Mongolia should leave it before having seen the Gobi. Endless fields of gravel, steppe as far as you can see and a silence, you couldn't even imagine. The fascinating light phenomenons, the welcoming nomadic families and the diverse plants and wildlife will captivate you and make this trip a unique memorable experience.

day by day:

1. day: We pick you up at your hotel and bring you to the busterminal in Ulan Bataar. You start your trip in the gobi dessert. The coach is a modern bus. You will make a stop for lunch on the way to the gobi. At the afternoon you reach the regional capital Dalandzagad at the boundaries of the Gobi. Starting point of our excursion is Dalandzagad, central city at the boundaries of the „Gurvan Sayah“ national park. In the famous „canyon of the vultures“ a small river has carved the amazing landscape and assembles huge amounts of ice during winter that often last till late summer.
Overnight stay in a ger.

2. day: The sand dune „Khongoriin Els, the highest dune in the Mongolian part of the Gobi is another stop on our trip. At its foot lays a small grassy oasis. The battle between the river and the masses of sand has left many interesting formations that dominate the landscape here.Overnight stay in a ger.

3. day: We visit the „cemetery of the dinosaurs – Bayanzag“ also called “red cliffs”. The cliffs are well known for findings of dinosaur skeletons, Sven Hedin was one of the first explorers who discovered fossils here. In Bayanzag you can also visit the biggest saxaul forests of the Gobi. Overnight stay in a ger.

4. day: early morning we drive back to Dalandzagad from here you drive back to Ulaanbaatart by coach. Arriving Ulaanbaatar at the late afternoon.

Option:

domesticflight in to the bobi dessert, booth way, or one way by bus and one way by plane. additional costs 120 USD / pers / flight

one day extension: camleriding in the gobi dessert. We will visit a nomadic family and you can ride along the great sand dunes with a camel. additional costs 100 USD / pers

if you are 3 - 4 pers, we can give a discount of 10%. Over 5 pers. you get a discount of 15%. Discounts not on domestic flights

 

 

 

Number of days: 4
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch/Dinner
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Entrance fees (i.e. parks, events)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Accommodation (Hotel)
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
Private tours
Cultural tours
Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
Wildlife tours
Highlight tours
Photo tours
Hiking tours
Horseback riding tours
Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Other