Golden Gobi Tour, 6 days

AY 1: Drive to White stupa – Tsagaan Suvarga.

This area is an of 30 m - high white limestone formations, shaped uniquely because of natural erosion caused by wind and water. In the middle of nowhere. Overnight stay with a nomadic family’s ger.

Tsagaan Suvarga

DAY 2: Visit to Ice valley-Yolun am.

Yolun am (the translation is VULTUR’s mouth) is famous for its spectacular scenery of icy narrow gorge, birds and animals in the middle of the GOBI DESERT. A good adventurous and rough road. Short trekking through the gorge. The valley is beautiful with impressive canyons, green land and little pond. Overnight stay in nomad family’s Ger.

Ice Valley

 

DAY 3: Drive to SAND DUNES (Khongorun Els).

After breakfast we will drive to KhongoriinEls which is called the “Singing Dune” for the sound of the wind howling through the dunes. It is over 180 km long, 3-5 km wide, lowest point 10m high, highest point is 300-400 m high from the earth. This is one of the largest and most spectacular sand dunes and a cold water spring with a river that leads to two small ponds. We will ride a Camel around the dune and will climb to the top of the Singing dune in the evening to see the Great Sunset. Overnight in nomad family's ger. Shower is available.

Sand Dune

DAY 4: Visit to Bayanzag. known Red flaming Cliff, is where dinosaurs’ eggs and fossil were found. Today we will drive to the homeland of Dinosaur Fossils to explore it. This is Neolithic site where the large dinosaurs' skeletons on show in Ulaanbaatar Natural History Museum were found. In the west, it is better known as the Flaming Cliffs so named explorer Roy Chapman Andrews. He also discovered petrified forests remain of mammals and in particular the skeleton of hornless rhinoceros, the largest known mammal in the world. Overnight in a Ger camp. The first excavated in1922, by American archaeologists.

Bayanzag

DAY 5: Drive to Baga Gazriin Chuluu- rock formation. Different shapes of rocky hills, water spring and trees of the National park make it a great stop to camp. Electricity, modern toilet and shower are not available. Overnight stay with a nomadic family’s ger.

Baga gazruun Chuluu

DAY 6: Drive back to City.

ACTIVITIES: horseback riding, camel riding, hiking,

DURATION: 5 nights and 6 days.

ACCOMMODATION: Ger camp, nomad family’s ger.

TOTAL DISTANCE:  1600 km.

Number of days: 6
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: Travel insurance, drinking water, alcoholic beverage.
What to bring: wet tissue, sun cream, rain coat.
Transport: SUV 4x4
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
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Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
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Photo tours
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Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Languages:
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Japanese
Korean
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Cancellation Policy

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