TIC 15.1 SOUTH GOBI, KHUVSGUL LAKE

Overview

A 15 days tour to explore Mongolia, visiting the top tourist attractions and landmarks of the southernmost, central and northernmost regions of the country. Enjoy the fresh air, spectacular views of the endless plain, sand dunes, grassland, rolling hills and mountain taiga, while trying out different activities such as hiking, walking, riding camel and horse, boating, gazing stars, staying overnight in a ger under billion stars. (3300km by car)

Price

  • 1 pax: $3600 per person
  • 2 pax: $2160 per person
  • 3 pax: $1680 per person
  • 4 pax: $1440 per person

Highlights

  • Tsagaan Suvraga Cliff
  • The museum of South Gobi province
  • Yoliin valley
  • Dungenee valley
  • Khongor sand dunes
  • Camelback riding
  • Khavtsgait rock paintings
  • Bayanzag - Flaming cliffs
  • Ongi steppe
  • Ongi monastery
  • Orkhon waterfall
  • Horseback riding
  • The Tuvkhun ancient monastery
  • Erdenezuu monastery
  • The museum of Arkhangai province
  • Kharkhorin museum
  • Khorgo Terkhiin Lake National Park
  • The Buddha park
  • Khuvsgul Lake National Park
  • Visit nomad family
  • Horseback riding
  • Motorboat trip
  • Uushigiin Uvur Deer Stone Complex
  • Uran Togoo Volcano
  • The Amarbayasgalant monastery

Included

  •  A car with an experienced driver
  •  Petrol
  •  A tour guide
  •  Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  •  Tourist camp
  •  Guest house
  •  Local hotel
  •  Camelback riding
  •  Horseback riding
  •  Horse guide
  •  Entrance fees
  •  Visit nomad family
  •  Road taxes
  •  Bottled water

Not included

  •  Travel insurance
  •  Personal expenses and gratuities

Travel packing list

  • Sunscreen
  • Lip balm
  • Vaseline
  • Hand cream
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Dental floss
  • Wet tissue
  • Dry tissue
  • Toilet paper
  • Hiking boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sleeping bag
  • Travel pillow
  • Swimsuit
  • Flip-flops
  • Water bottle
  • Binoculars
  • Flashlight
  • Gloves
  • Raincoat
  • Universal adapter plug

Itinerary

  • Drive to Tsagaan suvraga
  • Hiking to the Tsagaan suvraga
  • Stay overnight in a tourist camp

  • Drive to Dalanzadgad city
  • Visit the museum of South Gobi province after lunch
  • Drive to tourist camp and stay in the camp
  • Drive to Yoliin (Bearded Vulture valley) and Dungenee valley
  • Hiking in the Yoliin valley, that stretches about 8km and elevated 2800m a.s.l.
  • Stay overnight in a tourist camp

  • Drive to the largest and most impressive white sand dunes in Mongolia, Khongor sand dunes
  • Camelback riding to the foothill of sand dunes and hike up to the top
  • Stay overnight in a tourist camp
  • Drive to Khavtsgait rock paintings and Bayanzag - Flaming cliffs
  • Drive to Ongi steppe and Ongi monastery after lunch
  • Stay overnight in a tourist camp
  • Drive to the Orkhon waterfall
  • Lunch on the way
  • Stay overnight in a tourist camp
  • Drive to the Tuvkhun monastery
  • Horseback riding to the Tuvkhun ancient monastery
  • Drive to the Kharkhorin town 
  • Stay overnight in a local guest house
  • Visit the Erdenezuu monastery and Kharkhorin museum
  • Drive to Taikhar rock & Tsetserleg city
  • Visit the museum of Arkhangai province
  • Hiking to the Buddha park
  • Stay overnight in a local hotel
  • Drive to the Khorgo volcano and Terkhiin Tsagaan lake
  • Hiking to the Khorgo volcano
  • Stay overnight in a guest house
  • Drive to Shine-Ider town
  • Stay overnight in a guest house
  • Drive to Murun town and Khatgal village
  • Lunch on the way
  • Stay overnight in a tourist camp
  • Walking around the Khuvsgul lake
  • Visit a nomad family
  • Horseback riding and motorboat trip (1 hour respectively)
  • Stay overnight in a tourist camp
  • Drive to the Murun town
  • Drive to the Uushigiin Uvur Deer Stone Complex, 20 km west of Murun city
  • Drive to Uran togoo volcano Natural Monument after lunch 
  • Stay overnight in a tourist camp
  • Drive to Bulgan town & Erdenet city
  • Drive to the Amarbayasgalant monastery after lunch
  • Hiking to the Bogd Zonhoba and Jarun Khashor stupa
  • Stay overnight in a guest house

  • Visit the Amarbayasgalant monastery
  • Drive back to Ulaanbaatar city

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