SAND DUNES: Khongor sand dune is one of the largest and most
spectacular sand dunes in Mongolia. Rising as high 200 m, the dunes are 7-8 km
wide and about 180 km long. The dunes rise up between a spur of the Altai mountains
to the south, and springs and oases on the north side with lush greeny.
Climbing the dunes is breathtaking, not only for the view at the top, the sand
dunes makes a singing sound while you climb.
Knowing as singing sands. Once you are up on the
top of sand dunes, the sound of people or animal will be heard clear, the
people and the cars in the slope of the dunes will look like a tiny bug. Many tourists are
visiting to the Mongolian Gobi. The sand dunes make you feel extraordinary
comfort and infinite peace and to see the sun rise. Number of tourists are visiting to the South Gobi to
see a sun down. You will have a great experience visiting to the Mongolian Gobi
TOP TRIP OF
TOURIST INFORMATION CENTER - 2017
Code: TIC – TT 1
Japanese 4WD Vehicle,
Active adventure tour (4 nights, 5 days)
Day 1: Travel by bus to Dalanzadgad city
& drive to Yol
Valley. Dalanzadgad is the capital of South-Gobi, in the south
of the country. It’s located 540 km of Ulaanbaatar, 1470m high above sea level.
Nowadays, due to the mining development in the south of the province, the city
is booming. (By local bus 610, by car 50 km) Stay overnight in Ger guest
Day 2: Hiking Yol Valley & drive to Khongor sand dunes sand dunes. Visit
Yol Valley (lammergeier gorge) canyon
named after the bearded vultures.
The vulture flies high and lands only on the top of
the high mountain. This canyon wall follows the river, it continues for 8km,
2800 m high above sea level. (By car 180 km) Stay overnight
in Mongolian nomadic family.
Day 3: Khongor sand dunes are the largest and most impressive white sand dunes in Mongolia. Also
known as the Duut manhan (singing
dunes), stretching more than 180 km with heights of 15-30 m. The largest dunes
are north west of the range up to 800 m high. You can climb to the top of the
sand dunes and slide down. From the top of the sand dunes, the view of the surrounding
desert is breathtaking. (By car 20 km, by camel 4 km) Stay overnight in Mongolian nomadic family.
Day 4: Drive to Bayanzag - Flaming cliff. The flaming cliff is named flaming due
to their ochre red color, also this is where a "cemetery of
dinosaurs" is located and where the saxual tree grows in the Gobi. (By car 200 km) Stay overnight in Tourist camp.
Day 5: Return to Ulaanbaatar city by bus. (By car 40km, by
local bus 610 km)
- 1 pax – 720$
- 2 pax – 430$ (Per
- 3 pax – 330$ (Per
- 4 pax – 300$ (Per
- 5 pax – 280$ (Per
Including: Local bus ticket, local chauffeured vehicle, gasoline,
interpreter guide, Mongolian family, tourist camp, guest house, breakfast,
lunch, dinner, camelback riding, camel guide, entry fees for museum, tax for national park & road taxes.
Excluding: Drinks, emergency land rescue if required, tips etc ….
register at the Tourist information center on the first floor of the State
Department Store. Tel: 7010-1011