This tour is very varied. Offer you the opportunity to discover most highlighted destinations such as Eagle Valley, Singing dune, ancient capital Kharkhorum, Deep blue Khuvsgul Lake and Amarbayasgalant Monastery in the country within a shorter time. Travelling along Gobi desert, central vast steppe, and northern mountains, experiencing nomadic culture will be a fabulous memory of your life.
Arrival in Ulaanbaatar and meet our guide and driver. Transfer to hotel and check-in. In the afternoon city tour in Ulaanbaatar visiting Sukhbaatar Square, ChinggisKhaan’s monument, Natural History Museum, and visit Zaisan Memorial for Panoramic view of Ulaanbaatar. Overnight at the hotel.
Drive to Gobi desert through Baga Gazriin Chuluu, Rocky mountain in the middle of vast steppe of Gobi. We’ll drive around 280 km through steppe by an overview of land-sea and grandiose formation of rocks of Baga Gazriin Chuluu. Overnight at ger camp.
Tsagaan Suvarga (White Stupa), one of the picturesque places in Middle Gobi. Just 30 km’s away from here you can find cave paintings left from the Bronze Age. Driving to the cave paintings offers one of the uneasy roads but it offers a great panoramic view on both sides of the hill on whose top the road itself lies. Overnight at ger camp.
Take a drive to Gobi Desert which gives an exotic view of vast open space with boundless horizons, rare species of mammals and plants. Visit Eagle valley well known as Yoliin Am that located in Gobi Gurvan Saikhan national park. It is the end of the Altai mountain ranges and chance to see wild animals such as wild sheep, ibex, golden eagle and of course vultures. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Khongor sand dune well known as Singing Dune. Khongor sand dune is one of the biggest sand dunes of Mongolia. It has an extraordinary length of approximately 100 km and 12 kilometres wide. There is an oasis near a river Khongor at the northern edge of the sand dunes. Overnight at ger camp.
Free day for leisure near the sand dune. Hiking and camel riding along sand dune. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Bayanzag, known as Flaming Cliffs. Bayanzag is dubbed as a cemetery of dinosaurs and significant for both archaeologically and paleontological findings. Complete dinosaur skeletons and eggs are excavated from red cliffs, which look like fire. American explorer Roy Chapman Andrew had discovered this area in early 20 century and getting famous all over the world. If you see carefully, you could find a piece of bone or dinosaur egg. In the afternoon, short hiking Gobi tree-saxaul forest. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Ongi temple ruin. It was one of the Mongolian largest monasteries. There are 2 complexes of ruins which were built in the 1780s. During repression in the 1930s, these two temples destroyed and many lamas (monks) were executed and imprisoned. If you get up early, you will have a chance to see some wild animals such as wild sheep, wolf or more. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Kharkhorum, the ancient capital of Mongolia. Late afternoon you will arrive in the city. And have a short visit to Monument dedicated for Greatest Dynasties which existed on the Mongolian territory. Overnight at ger camp.
Visit Erdenezuu monastery which is the first Buddhist monastery in the country. It was built in 1586 near Kharkhorum city ruin. And see archaeological site of the Kharkhorum ancient capital city of Mongolia. After lunch, drive to Tsenkher hot spa. Have a spa bath and relax at ger camp. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to KhorgoTerkh National Park. On the way, we will see tree named 108 branches of the tree with a covered blue scarf (Khadag) and Mongolians are believe that praying for this tree brings good luck and see Chuluut river great canyon which huge creation of volcanic earthquake. Arrive at Khorgo and overnight at ger camp.
A free day in the national park. Hiking nearby White Lake or known as Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur and volcanic mountains over 2000m above sea level are recommended. Visit Cave of the Yellow Dog, Ice cave and Zaluuchuud caves hike back to Ger camp and overnight
Drive to Zuunnuur camp located on the way to Khuvsgullake. Afternoon hiking along the lake area and visit local nomad family. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Khuvsgul Lake. Lake Khuvsgul, as a, dubbed as Mongolia Switzerland and a lake surrounded with green forest mountains. Also, it is 1% of the freshwater resource of the world and the deepest one in Mongolia. en route, we will visit deer stone monument complex from Bronze age. Overnight at ger camp.
Visit Tsaatan well known as reindeer people where lived app 50 km from our campsite and it takes 2.5 hours of driving. (Depends on year around) if the climate is hot they move to the mountain looking for a good living condition for their reindeers. There will be two families one is Tsaatan reindeer herder and Shaman. Overnight at ger camp.
Stay full day at the Lake Side in order to hike and horseback ride. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Urantogoo Mountain half way to Amarbaysgalant Monastery. We will drive along north side of the Namnan Mountains and pass Selenge River by a pontoon bridge. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Amarbayasgalant monastery via Erdenet city -was built under one soviet inspired master plan in the ’70 as a model city for the copper mine workers. Erdenet copper mine plays an important role in Mongolian economy and it consists of around 30 per cent of Mongolian annual GDP. The Amarbayasgalant Monastery was built in 16th century by Manchurian for the dedication of Zanabazar first Bogd Khaan on Mongolia. The thing makes the monastery most significant is its architecture of the main temple, constructed without a single iron nail, used wooden puzzle blocks. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Terelj National Park. Arrive at Terelj Lodge tourist camp. After checking in the camp, have an excursion to Turtle rock and enjoy the scenery of the area. A visit to Ariyabal meditation temple. In the evening, visit the Ger Museum furnished with authentic Mongolian furniture and old Mongolian men’s and women’s clothes and belongings. Overnight in ger.
After breakfast drive to the Ulaanbaatar. Visit Gandan Monastery, which holds largest-scale Buddhist activity in the country. Shopping opportunity to cashmere and souvenir shops. In the evening, enjoy Mongolian Folk Music and Dance Performance. Overnight at the hotel.
Check out hotel and transfer to airport. Tour ends.