Upon your arrival, a Rahhalah representative will greet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel.
Recommended flight: TK 236- 02 August 07:35
In the afternoon, visit the Gandan Monastery, housing a 26 meter high gilded statue of the Buddha. Then we visit Chinggis Khan’s horseman statue located in Tsonjin boldog. The statue is 40 m tall and considered as the highest horseman statue in the world.
Drive back to Ulaanbaatar, welcome dinner at Mongolian restaurant.
Overnight at the Best Western Premier Tuushin hotel or similar.
Early in the morning, we will drive to Hustai National Park - one of the most popular national parks of Mongolia.
Enjoy 2 hours of horse riding around. We will drive into the National Park to see the wonderful Takhi wild horses, aka Przewalski Horses, (the last remaining wild horses on earth) and other wildlife in their natural habitat.
Then we will drive to Elsen Tasarkhai Elsen tasarkhai (Bayan gobi) through the steppe, arrive at the stunning sand dunes and extends about 80 km., streams, and picturesque mountains. Arrive (after 3 hr driving), and visit Elsen Tasarkhai dunes and then do short camel riding there. Transfer to a camp nearby and dinner.
Hoyor Zagal ger camp (en-suite ger)
3.5 - 4 hr drive
Enjoy optional horse riding in the morning. Then we drive through the Gobi steppes to the south to Ongi monastery ruins by the River Ongi. Visit to Ongi monastery ruins. Transfer to tourist ger camp, dinner and rest.
Secret of Ongi camp(standard ger)
4 hr drive
Breakfast at the lodge and we drive to visit Bayanzag which is famous by its name Flaming Cliffs since 1920’s scientific exploration team visit to Mongolian Gobi. The first dinosaur eggs were found from this place. We will have drive for a visit to Khavtsgait Petroglyph. Khavtsgait Petroglyph has a group of rock paintings in several rocks and dates back to 8000BC to 4000BC. There are ancient paintings of wild animals such as Big Horn sheep, Ibex, wolf, as well as horse riders, ox card and many more. Transfer to ger camp. We will visit the famous Flaming Cliffs and enjoy hiking around in the afternoon. Transfer back to Gobi Nomad lodge. Optional Archery at the ger camp. Dinner and overnight
Gobi Nomad Lodge(en-suite ger)
4-5 hr drive
Today travel to Gurvan Saikhan Mountain to visit beautiful Yoliin Am gorge. Optional Horse riding there.
Enjoy 2-3-hour hiking in the narrow gorge while observing flora and fauna in this mountain. Visit to the local natural history museum before exiting the park. Return to the ger camp in the late afternoon. Optional Archery at the ger camp. Dinner and overnight at the ger camp.
Gobi Nomad Lodge (en-suite ger)
2-3 hr drive
Today we travel to Tsagaan Suvarga, a sedimentary structure which is considered as ancient seabed. Arrive at our next tourist ger camp and lunch.
In the afternoon, we take a tour around and visit to Khevtee Bosoo cave. The cave has wider entrance and it gets narrow as it is closer to the other end. Continue to Tsagaan Suvarga scarps and enjoy hiking around the colourful cliffs as you make your way toward the top. Return to the ger camp, dinner and overnight.
Gobi Caravanserai lodge (Winter quarter with public shared toiled)
3-4 hr drive
Early in the morning, we drive to Ulaanbaatar. Then we visit National History museum, Sukhbaatar square. Free time for optional shopping for souvenir or maybe cashmere. Optional traditional folklore concert from Tsagaan Lavai ensemble. Dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Best Western Premier Tuushin hotel****
5-6 hr drive
You will be transferred to the airport after breakfast.
Recommended flight : Departure flight: TK 237 09 August 09:05