SEMI GOBI & KHUSTAI NATIONAL PARK

Duration:     3 days, 2 nights

Group Size: 1-24

Activities:  Camel riding, hiking, and Khustai National park to see wild horses.

Overland Tour:  Distance 630 km

Tour Operator:  Tours

Provide more than 2pax

Discount: 30% off for children under 2-6 years old

 

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Day 1. Khogno Khan Nature Reserve

We’ll to drive to Mount Khogno Khan Nature Reserve in the afternoon. On reaching the mountain after a couple of hours, you will arrive at a nomadic family ger in front of this beautifully forested rocky mountain. The mountain is home to hundreds of birds, deer, and gazelle. You’ll be able to go hiking around the area or to the small sand dunes nearby called “Elsen tasarkhai”. Stay overnight in a nomadic family’s Ger.

 

Day 2. Khogno Khan Nature Reserve

We’ll do camel or horseback riding for one hour. And then we’ll go hiking to the Uvgon temple ruins. Stay overnight in a nomadic family Ger.

 

Day 3. Khustai National Park and Ulaanbaatar

We will see Takhi, the Asian wild horse. If you have a chance, see the wolf, argali sheep, and deer. Enjoy small hiking and photographing the charming landscape and wildlife. Finally, we’ll drive back to Ulaanbaatar.

Included

• Transfers upon arrival and departure

• In the countryside, all lodging will be in ger camps and nomadic family’s Ger.

• All meals are provided as stated in the itinerary.

• Ground transportation: in the countryside by driven 4WD van, bus in the city area.

• Park entrance fees

• Horse and Camel ride

• Sightseeing as per itinerary

• 1.5 litre of drinking water per day per person

 

Not included

• Accommodation in a hotel or hostel in Ulaanbaatar

• Hotel extras, such as telephone calls, bar bills, and laundry services

• Travel insurance, medical insurance

• Alcoholic beverages

• Personal expenses such as IDD call, the internet, laundry, items of a personal nature

• Gratuity to local guides and drivers

• Airfare or train ticket

• Airport taxes, excess baggage charges (over 44pound / 20kilo)

• Changes of arrival/departure flights

• Additional services

• Any charges of major force beyond our control (e.g. imposition, quarantine restrictions, etc…)

Packing list

This is a suggested packing list, which you should feel free to adjust to suit your needs. Please refer to our travel guide for more detailed information. 

• Backpack or soft bag

• Waterproof bag cover

• Spare batteries/bulb

• Personal medications

• Waterproof hiking boots

• Waterproof jacket with hood

• Waterproof over pants

• Fleece jacket or wool jumper

• Cotton t-shirts & long sleeve shirts

• Lightw Trousers & Shorts

• Socks & Underwear

• Sun hat & Sandals

• Sunglasses & Sun cream

• Money belt/ pouch

• Insurance confirmation copy

• Emergency contact number

Number of days: 3
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:
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.