Hot Spring Tour - 6 days 5 nights
Central Mongolia is a region in Mongolia. It is the most tourist attractions in Mongolia. The steppes of Central Mongolia, beginning only a short distance from the avenues of Ulaanbaatar, are home to many of the nomadic families who travel the plains with their livestock as well as small towns and ger settlements. There are many historical sites to be explored in Mongolia’s heartland particularly in the Orkhon River valley, which contains archaeological remains dating back several centuries. Few traces remain of Karakorum, in the 13th century capital of the Mongol empire, but the nearby temple of Erdene Zuu was reputedly built from its ruins. The wall surrounding this vast monastery complex which houses spectacular Buddhist art and architecture is made up of over one hundreds white stupas.
NUMBER OF PAX & PRICE:
2 pax: 990 USD per person,
3 pax: 880 USD per person,
DURATION: 6 days 5 nights,
ACTIVITY: Share a culture and camel herder lifestyle, ride a camel on sand dunes, explore the Orkhon valley and hot spa
DATE: 3 June -30 September, 2020
DURATION: 6 days 5 nights
Day 01: DRIVE TO ELSEN TASARKHAI
After breakfast, we will drive to Elsen Tasarkhai which is 80 km long and 9 km wide. It is surrounded by small Lake, sand dunes, Mountain and Birch and bush etc. After breakfast, we will visit to camel herder family. We will share their daily lifestyle and ride a camel on sand dunes. We will have dinner and stay in a Ger camp. (L+D)
Day 02: ORKGON VALLEY – ORKHON WATERFALL
After breakfast, we will drive to Orkhon valley cultural landscapes. It was inscribed by UNESCO in the World Heritage Site. The first evidence comes from a stone stele with runic inscriptions which was erected in the valley by Bilge Khan an 8th century ruler of the Gukturk Empire. We will visit to Orkhon valley was became by earthquake eruptions, you can see lots of lava and other more. After lunch, we will hike to Orkhon waterfall which is 20m high became by earthquake 20 million years ago. We will try to milk the yak, taste Shimiin arkhi (Mongolian traditional vodka made by yak milk) taste Airag (Fermented mare milk) and other daily products.
We will have dinner for Khorkhog, Mongolian barbeque. We will stay with yak herder family. (B+L+D)
Day 03: TSENKHER HOT SPA
After breakfast, we will short drive to Tsenkher hot spring. It is located in Arkhangai province, Tsenkher soum. It is one of the famous spa in Mongolia. The spring is good for neuralgia, muscular, arthalgia and digestive system. If you stay in a night in the bath, you can see million stars under the sky. After lunch, it is free time; you can hike around the spring and relax. We will have dinner and stay in a Ger camp. (B+L+D)
Day 04: KARAKORUM & ERDENE ZUU MONASTERY
After breakfast, we will drive to Karakorum. Lunch will provided by local restaurant. Then, we will visit the museum of Karakorum founded by Genghis khan in 1235-1260.Then, we will visit to the Erdene Zuu monastery, built in 1685-1686 by Abtai Khan. It was surrounded with 108 stupas. Have a dinner and stay in a Ger camp. (B+L+D)
Day 05: HUSTAI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, we will drive to Hustai national park by paved road. The lunch will be at local restaurant near the Elsen Tasarkhai. Elsen Tasarkhai is sand dunes which is 80 km long 9km wide. Surrounding by river, small lake, sand dunes, Mountain and Burch etc. When we reach to Hustai national park, we will relax. In the evening, we will short drive to mountain to see the wild horses when they come down to drink water from stream. Return to Ger camp and have dinner and overnigth. (B, L, D)
Day 06: BACK DRIVE TO ULAANBAATAR
After breakfast, we will drive back to Ulaanbaatar city by paved road. The lunch will be at local restaurant. When arrive in Ulaanbaatar, a driver and guide will transfer to the hotel. The hotel will selected by you. (B+L)
Included: Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners,
Ger camp in countryside- 4 nights on twin shares,
Yak herder family in Orkhon valley – 1 night on twin shares,
Land cruiser 100/105 + best driver + fuel,
Camel trail on sand dunes,
All entrance fees and service charges are included,
Bottle of water during the trip,
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.
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.