5DAYS NIGHT SKY-STARGAZING IN THE GOBI DESERT ADVENTURE ROAD

Extend your adventure in Mongolia 

5DAYS NIGHT SKY-STARGAZING IN THE GOBI DESERT ADVENTURE ROUNDTRIP  

Recommended Days: 5days/4nights

Recommended Activities: Discover Gobi Desert/Sleep in Traditional Ger/Experience a Camel Herder Nomads Traditions & Culture/ Explore White Cliffs/Sightseeing/Hiking to the Yol Vulture Valley/Climb the tallest Sand Dunes in the Gobi/Enjoy the Sunset on the Khongor Dunes/Discover the Eastern Mountain Valley of the Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National Park

Transport Type: by Toyota Land Cruiser (4WD)

Total Driving km: 1800kms

Tour Date: Depart daily from May – November*

 

DAY-BY-DAY ITINERARY

Day 1. Welcome to Meet Our Team / Travel to Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National Park / Hiking to the Yol Vulture Valley

Upon your arrival at 6:50 AM at the Train Station, guests are welcomed by our tour guide and driver, and escort to our little guesthouse, where can have a shower, breakfast and a pre-meeting for talking about the Day-By-Day itinerary together. Afterward, immediately start to drive to the majestic Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National Park, Yol Vulture Valley where we will enjoy the incredible scenery one of the most beautiful regions in the Gobi area. It’s going to be the longest driving day of our whole trip. But luckily it’s paved road and obviously will be less tiring. Depends on our arrival time at the place, we will explore and hike to the eastern valley of the National Park about 3kms. The valley is an unusual narrow canyon with a stream that flows through the Eastern Beauty Mountains. In the winter, the stream freezes several km into the gorge. Some areas of the valley are continually sheltered from the hot sun. The large ice field that gradually melts away during the summer months. Overnight will stay with a nomadic family in Ger.

Day 2. Discover Khongor Sand Dunes / Climb & Enjoy Sunset on the largest Sand Dunes in the Gobi

After exploration of the National Park, we will set off again by 4WD and drive to the deep into the desert to the Khongor Sand Dunes-known as the Singing Sand dunes. We will see the marvelous Sand dunes, some of the largest and most spectacular sand dunes in Mongolia that stretches for an extraordinary 180km long, 3-20km wide and more than 300m high. Once we arrive there you will have some leisure to encounter with the homestay family and later camel ride to the dunes. The camel ride will take you along the amazing desert scenery with a stony and sandy landscape. Riding camels is relatively easy with their gentle gait and slow steady pace. In the evening climb and walk up to top of the largest sand dunes in order to catch up with the sunset, it will give you an amazing panoramic view of the Gobi sand dunes. Overnight will stay with a nomadic family in Ger. Enjoy the Mongolian starry night sky.

Day 3. The road to Flaming Cliffs / On the way, Explore Khavtsgait Mountain Valley

An early morning head to the Flaming Cliffs, locally known as Bayanzag, the famous dinosaur site via Khavtsgait mountain valley. Before we arrive at Bayanzag, we will stop at Khavtsgait mountain and see some ancient rock paintings. On the way, we will enjoy our lunch an open-air. After the sight in the Khavtsgait mountain valley, we will continue to drive our journey to the Flaming Red Cliffs at Bayanzag. This area is famous as the American explorer and naturalist, Roy Chapman Andrews, led series of dinosaur expeditions here in the 1920s. The dinosaur skeletons discovered during his expeditions are now kept in the Natural History Museum of America. Overnight will stay with a nomadic family in Ger.

Day 4. Drive & Explore White Cliffs

Today we will arrive at the White Cliffs, which we will be entering into the South Gobi, one of the wonderful steppes with ancient, magnificent bright colorful cliffs. Arriving at the family, another camel riding option. Overnight will stay with the camel breeding family in Ger.

Day 5. Back to Ulaanbaatar city

After breakfast, we will continue on travel by our car for driving back to Ulaanbaatar, on the way we will enjoy our lunch. Afterward, we will continue our journey towards to Ulaanbaatar. You will transfer to your accommodation in Ulaanbaatar and end our memorable journey. 

Every Tour is Private 
Every customer starts pre-tour meeting that we talk about Day-By-Day itinerary together. Also, we introduce our tour guide and driver who will chauffeur and spend time only with you and people you are traveling with and arrange the activities during your trip from
start to finish. 

See MORE, Do MORE and Enjoy MORE!   

We look forward to having you!

 

The tour price includes the following services

∣       Accommodation during the trip

∣       4 Nights Nomadic Family (shared in traditional Ger)

∣       = Wild Camping (shared in Tent)

∣       Local Driver + 4WD Vehicle + All Petrol

∣       English speaking Tour Guide

∣       Our own cooking meals for daily Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

∣       Catering for Vegetarian Food (on your request)

∣       Water during the safari

∣       All entrance fees & Sightseeing as listed in itinerary

∣       National Park fees

∣       Optional Private Camel Ride with Local Guide

∣       Camping equipment

      The tour price exclusive the following services

∣       International Airfare & Train Tickets

∣       Accommodation in Ulaanbaatar city

∣       Personal expenses

∣       Optional activities & additional costs

∣       Soft drink & Sweet bars (available to purchase)

∣       Toiletry (toilet paper, wet tissue)

∣       Travel & Medical Insurance

Number of days: 5
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
Not included: accommodation in Ulaanbaatar city
What to bring: we will send you our packing list pdf file!
Transport: SUV 4x4
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
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.