Beauty of the Gobi

Language English
Price 2.879 MNT for tour
Capacity Any number of people
Duration 3 days

The Gobi Desert is one of earth’s most inhospitable environments. Don’t even think about self-driving its trackless wastes but join this 4-day tour by flight to meet the Gobi’s people and see its historic sites. Visit highlights including the Flaming Cliffs, Yolyn Am valley, and Dalanzadgad city; ride a 2-humped camel across the Khongoryn Els dunes; and meet a camel herding family. Along the way, enjoy nine authentic meals. Day 1. After meet in Ulaanbaatar, transfer to the airport for your flight to Dalanzadgad, the capital of Umnugobi aimag. The flight takes hour and a half and on your arrival at the airstrip in Dalanzadgad, the Travel Mongolia team will be waiting for you. Take a city tour of Dalandzadgad province, South Gobi and visit museum. Drive to Yol Am - a wonderfully picturesque place with ice even in summer, and surrounded by sheer rocky walls, forming incredible canyons. These areas are situated in the Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National Park that encompasses the "Three Beauties" peaks and the most easterly points of the Altai Mountains. Overnight in tourist camp. (L+D)

Day 2. After breakfast, take a trip to Khongor sand dunes. The sand dunes change color with each hour of the day, from yellow to silver to rose-colored at (dawn/ sundown). On the way see to Dungene valley - a wonderfully picturesque place and surrounded by sheer rocky walls, forming incredible canyons. You will be riding on camel to explore the Khongor sand dunes. The two-humped Bactrian camels are very comfortable to ride as they walk slowly and gently, and you will be well supported by the humps, sitting comfortably in between them. Our camel guide will lead you safely through the sand dunes. Plus, you will have an opportunity to visit a camel herdsman family to experience their lifestyle, culture and traditions. Overnight in tourist camp. (B + L + D)

Day 3. We will drive to Bayanzag, (known as a Flaming Cliffs where the first nest of dinosaur eggs found in 1922) a site famous for the remains of dinosaurs which lived here 60 million years ago. You can walk around where dinosaurs once roamed and see saksaul trees and other classic desert vegetation. Overnight in tourist camp. (B+ L+D)

Day 4. Up early you will be driven back to Dalanzadgad with your guide for your return flight to Ulaanbaatar.(B)

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