DETAILED ITINERARY

 

Day 1. Arrival/ Ulaanbaatar

Arrive in Ulaanbaatar, capital of Mongolia, center of emerging economy and melting pot of nomadic civilization and metropolitan style. Welcomed by Mongolian Outdoor Travel guide and transferred to you hotel in down town (30 minutes), welcome dinner in Mongolian style restaurant. (Hotel; D,)

Day 2. Ikh Nart Nature reserve

We begin our visit of this extraordinary site with an early morning, after 4 hours of drive we arrive at Ikh Nart Nature Reserve , optional walk to a nearby old ruins and to observe Argali sheep. Lunch at a your private ger camp overlooking the vast dry steppes.

Optional walk to a nearby old ruins, local nomad family and to observe Argali sheep. Dinner and overnight at your private ger cam.

(You have the opportunity of ATV riding over the vast open steppe. (Private Ger Camp; B, L, D)

Day 3. Tsagaan Suvarga Cliffs

After breakfast, we'll drive towards Tsagaan Suvarga site (6 hours), translated as White Stupa, known as multi-colored sand cliffs that created by nature as of Buddhist icon stupa. Here we'll explore for a panoramic view of multi-colored cliffs. By lunch we go to the nearby Ikh Gazriin Chuluu site and later we explore this site by foot, continue our overland journey  and alter afternoon arrive at Tsagaan Suvarga site , you'll enjoy the sunset at the stunning colorful cliffs, overnight in your private gers.  (Private Ger Camp; B, L, D)

Day 4. South Gobi / Flaming Cliffs

This morning we head deep into Gobi Desert and enter into South Gobi province, after 4.5 hours of driving we arrive at Flaming Cliffs, one of the major paleontological  attraction of country with fame of “first site of dinosaurs eggs ever found” , explore the area by foot, opportunity to ride camels and explore nearby Saxual tree forest, enjoy a fresco dinner overlooking a sunset cliffs.

(Private Ger Camp; B, L, D)

Day 5. Hongornyn Els Sand Dune /ATV ride

Morning start driving towards Hongoryn Els Sand Dune through a landscape of scenic vast valleys. This is surely one of the most remote and unusual spots in the world, with a moon-like landscape boasting a variety of unique and interesting natural formations. We’ll pass through Khaalga Pass, and have lunch in one of the way in amidst of mountain valley . Afternoon across this dune via your ATV, then camp in south side of sand dune, valleys for panoramic views. Overnight in your private gers. (Private Ger Camp; B, L, D)

Day 6. Hongoryn Els Sand Dune / Chono Shurguul Oasis

Day starts with riding over sand dunes via your ATV and afternoon arrive in Chono Shurguul oasis, this western tip of Hongoryn Els San Dune, explore the sand dune y foot or via ATV, overnight in your private ger camp. (Private Ger Camp; B, L, D)

Day 7. Yol Valley

Today we start taking return drive to Ulaanbaatar, after 4-5 hours of drive we arrive in Gurvan Saikhan National Park, afternoon take your ATV-s and explore the Yoliin Am Valley, after hike through valleys we return to base for overnight and dinner, overnight in gers. Private folk performance by local musicians and followed by cocktail dinner in open air.  

(Private Ger Camp; B L, D )

Day 8.  Terelj Hotel

Spend all day driving back to Ulaanbaatar ( 7 hours ), picnic lunch on the way, later afternoon we arrive in boutique Terelj Hotel which locates one hour drive outside of Ulaanbaatar. Overnight hotel. ( Terelj Hotel; B, L, D)

Day 9. Chingis Khan’s Equestrian Monument/ Ulaanbaatar

Morning, leave a hotel by your ATV towards  Chingis Khaan’s Equestrian monument (1 hour from Terelj hotel) explore this site with a private lecturer , this is a last opportunity of riding your ATV-s , next we transfer to Shangri-La Hotel. In the evening enjoy a farewell dinner  in some cozy restaurants in Ulaanbaatar. Overnight in hotel. (Shangri-La Hotel; B, L, D)

Day 10. Departure

After breakfast transfer to airport for departure to your home (B; )

Pricing: $6888 (2-4 members) per person based on double occupancy

               $4327 (5-8 members) per person based on double occupancy

Single supplement fee: $350 per person                  

                                                                                                                                  Nearby Hongoryn Els Sand Dune, Gobi Desert photo by N.Baatar

                                                                                                                                  Nearby Hongoryn Els Sand Dune, Gobi Desert photo by N.Baatar