Day 1: Yolyn Am / The Yol valley/
Yol valley 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. Yol is an scavenger, type of vulture which is commonly found in this area. Yol valley is located in the Zuun Saikhanii Nuruu /Eastern Beauty/ subrange of the Three Beauties of the Gobi. Yoliin Am is notable for a deep ice field that reaches several meters thick by end of winter. The wild Ram and Ibex can be spotted in this area.
Day 2: Khongoryn Els
Khongoryn els are some of largest and most spectacular sand dunes in Mongolia. It’s known as the Duut Mankhan /singing dune-from the sound they make when the sand is moved by the wind/, they are up to 250m high, 12km wide, 110km long. The largest dunes are at the northwestern corner of the range. From a far the dunes look painted on the south horizon in front of those granite mountains. Activities you do are camel trekking over the foot of dunes and climbing up to the singing dune.
Day 3: Bayanzag /Flaming Cliff/
Bayanzag, also known as Flaming Cliffs in the heart of Gobi Desert are home to the fossils of ancient creatures from the dog-sized herbivore Protoceratops to the ferocious predator Velociraptor. The red sand cliff which looks reddish especially at sunset. The Mongolian name Bayanzag means “Rich of Saxaul shrubs” cause there is a forest of that desert trees. The name “Flaming Cliff” was given by American adventurer Roy Chapman Andrew who was the leader of expedition team which unearthed some parts of Mongolian Gobi. They found first dinosaur egg and some unique fossils in this area.
Day 4: Tsagaan Suvarga / The White Stupa/
The scarp of Tsagaan Suvarga is located in the south west of Dundgobi province. It is a sheer slope that was an ancient seabed that featured a sedimentary structure that was created over millions of years by natural erosions. This formation is over 60m tall at its highest point and continues for an impressive length of 400m. It changes its color by angle of sun shine because the soil contains some minerals such as, zinc and iron.
Day 5: Statue Complex of Chinggis Khaan and back to UB
Chinggis Khaan's statue was built in 2008, 40m high stainless steel. It was located on top of the hill named Tsonjin Boldog where Chinggis Khaan found horse whip back in 13th century. It is considered to be the biggest Horseman's statue in the world so far. There are museum and exhibition hall of development of Mongolian Ger in the basement, giant model of national boot and some souviner shops in the 1st floor, restaurant in the 2nd floor. You’ll be able to get on the horse head by using both elevator and stairs, admiring the view on it.
Accommodation: Guest gers by nomadic families
Activities: Hiking, Camel riding, Visiting museums
Price for single traveler-$160 per day
Price for 2pax- $90 per person/day
Price for 3pax-$75 per person/day
Price for 4pax-$65 per person/day
More than 4pax- Price can be negotiated
Transportation:SUV 4x4, Mini Van, Vehicle depending on number of travelers
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.