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  • Private Tour Code: P4-1
  • Duration: 4 days / 3 nights
  • Availability: 1 Jun - 10 Sep
  • Trip from: Ulaanbaatar
  • Price: from US$ 730 p/p
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Gobi Desert 4 days tour map

DETAILED ITINERARY

DAY 01

Flight to the Gobi Desert – Bayanzag (Flaming cliffs)

In early morning, you will be transferred to the city airport for morning flight to Gobi Desert (~1.5 hours). Upon arrival, your local Gobi tour guide meet you and depart to the Bayanzag which is a famous for the first discovery of fossilized dinosaurs.
Bayanzag is also well known for red tall hillocks formed as a result of wind and water erosion which look like fire in the middle of the desert from distance.
When we arrive at Ger camp, we will watch interesting video about how Roy Chapman Andrews and American expedition discovered the first dinosaur eggs from Bayanzag and transferred dinosaur skeletons on the camel back through Gobi Desert. Their findings proved to the world that dinosaurs laid eggs.
Then we will take 5min drive to the Flaming cliffs and wander on the red hillocks. We will find bones of dinosaurs around Bayanzag. White fossilized bones are still found nowadays. Return back ger camp and overnight.
Accommodation: Tourist camp. Meals:  L, D.

DAY 02

Khongor sand dunes, the biggest sand dunes in Gobi

On this day, our trip will continue driving west to the extraordinary sand dunes of Khongor. This is one of the most scenic areas of Gobi. The dunes rise abruptly from the plain, in some places reaching a height of 300 meters, and extend over an area between 2-12 km in width and 180 km in length.
Upon we arrive, we will have lunch and relax at cozy Ger camp until Gobi hot temperature decrease.
In the evening, we will visit camel herder family in their Ger, and explore their unique nomadic lifestyle. Its chance to try drinking Hormog (fermented Mongolian camel milk). Then we will ride a camel.
The Khongor Sand Dunes are the perfect place for camel riding. We will discover this magnificent place on camel back. Mongolia is home to 2/3 of the two-humped Bactrian camels in the world. It is a gentle, calm and extraordinary patient animal.
Afterwards, we will hike and climb up to the Singing Dune, one of the highest dunes. From the top of the sand dunes, the view of the desert is awesome and amazing sunshine panorama of sand dunes. When it is windy some of the dunes give a strange sound like the engines of an aero plane, for which they are named the “singing dunes”. The Khongoryn River flows along the sand dunes and gives birth to oases.
Accommodation: Tourist camp. Meals: B, L, D.

DAY 03

Yol Valley, Three beauties of Gobi” Mt. National Park

After breakfast, we will go ahead to the Yol valley (also called Yolyn Am & Eagle valley) situated in the “Three beauties of Gobi” Mt. National Park. This green valley is one of the main highlights in the Gobi Desert and sheltered by high cliff walls and covered with wild flowers and Gobi plants.
In winter season, a narrow stream in the valley creates ice on the bottom of the valley that even lasts during the summer months.
The walk through the valley is a lot of fun, about an hour walking there and an hour of walking back by walking the same route, where you climb over rocks and must jump over the small river. If this walking seems challenging, you can just walk to the middle of the way or horseback through the valley.
The high cliffs that flank the valley are very impressive. You may be lucky enough to spot wild sheep and goat, grazing high on the cliff walls.
Accommodation: Local Hotel. Meals: B, L, D.

DAY 04

Flight back to Ulaanbaatar & transfered to the hotel in UB

In the early morning, we will be transferred to the local airport for morning flight to Ulaanbaatar.
This flight takes 1.5hrs. On arrival in the city airport, you will be transferred to the hotel. Meals: Breakfast

TOUR PRICE

1 Person:  US$ 1,390
2 Persons:  US$ 950 per person
3 Persons:  US$ 840 per person
4 Persons:  US$ 770 per person
5 Persons & Up:  Inquire

Remark: The prices above are based on two persons sharing one room/Ger.
If you prefer a single room/Ger on your own, please pay single room supplement. It is no additional charge in case triple share.

What’s included in the Price?

  • Private English-speaking local guide at all times,
  • 3 nights’ accommodation based on twin share (Tourist camp; 2 nights) and twin/double (Local Hotel; 1 night),
  • All meals as listed: Breakfast – 3, Lunch – 3, Dinner – 3,
  • Private Transfers/Transport with comfortable vehicles
  • Domestic flights/airfare to/from the Gobi Desert,
  • All entrance fees are as mentioned in the program
  • Camel riding in the Gobi Desert ~1 hour
  • Complementary drink water during the tour
  • All service charge, local and Gov’t tax

What’s NOT included in the Price?

  • Accommodation in Ulaanbaatar,
  • Other services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tipping and other personal expenses
  • International flights & Travel insurance,
  • Excess luggage charges – 1.5$ per kg for internal flights

Just a Kindly Reminder

  • A private tour guide and a driver with an air-conditioned car will serve only for you. No other travelers will join in your group.
  • This tour package can be fully customization to fit your travel plan.

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Reservation Notes

  • Please kindly inquire the availability first, because this tour includes a round trip domestic flight!
  • A deposit 20% of total cost is required to confirm this trip! Balance must be paid at least 30 days prior to the trip start date.
  • A booking form & online payment link: Book Now
  • We accept Master, Visa & American Express Credit Cards. No additional charges!
  • When your booking is confirmed, you will get a confirmation email, which includes the confirmed detailed itinerary.
  • On the morning of your tour departure date, our tour guide will be waiting for you in the lobby of your hotel, holding a sign with your name and our company logo on it.
  • Enjoy your Mongolia Trip with us!

FAQ & HELP

A booking form & online payment link: Book Now

  • We accept online payment with Master/Visa cards only for deposit to confirm the trip. No additional bank charge for the online payment!
  • The cash payment is accepted in special cases only.

Cancellation refunds will be calculated as of the date we receive cancellation request:

  1. No less than 30 days prior to scheduled departure date: 10% of the full payment per person.
  2. 30 to 15 days prior to scheduled departure date: 20% of the full payment per person.
  3. 14 to 7 days prior to scheduled departure date: 50% of the full payment per person.
  4. 6 to 0 days prior to scheduled departure date: 100% of the full payment per person.

We strongly recommend you protect yourself by purchasing travel insurance.

During the excursion in the countryside, you will stay in Tourist Ger camps.
Tourist Camp is a kind of hotel that serves customers with Ger (Yurt) instead of a hotel room and always located at the best viewing spot. It’s the most popular accommodation type for a countryside trip in Mongolia that consists of 30-40 Gers (Mongolian traditional yurt), a restaurant and some entertainment facilities.
Most visitors happy to stay in Ger, which provide an authentic taste of Mongolian culture and adventure, their most enjoyable experience in Mongolia.
More information and pictures: What is the Tourist camp?

During your trip in Mongolia, you will be served mainly European dishes and sometimes authentic Mongolian foods. Lunch and dinner consist of 3-4 courses (soup and/or salad, main course, dessert) and bottled water.
If you require special meals due to religious, medical limitation and vegetarian food, please inform us so that arrangements can be made in advance.

  • 1st best months: June, July and August.
  • 2nd best months: May and September.

More information: The Best time to visit Mongolia

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