This is an adventurous journey in Genghis Khan’s ancient kingdom. Experience the wonderful nature of Gobi Desert to the big mountain and forest areas. Get close to the people of this harsh country where sheep, goat, jak
, camel and especially the horse industry is still vital. We overnight in the traditional nomad tents. Mongolia is located in Asia’s interior part, as far from the sea as you can get
ARRIVE ULAANBAATOR L, D
3 separate meet and greet + Transfers to hotel and check in.Minivan – In the afternoon city tour in Ulaanbaatar city: visit Sukhbaatar Square, Chinggis Khaan’s monument, Natural History Museum, and visit Zaisan Memorial for Panoramic view of Ulaanbaatar. Overnight at hotel.
GOBI DESERT/ YOLIIN AM B,L,D Japanese 4WD van + DOMESTIC FLIGHT. After an early morning breakfast, 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 Black Ibex 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.
KHO GOR SAND DUNES B,L,D After breakfast, take a trip to Khongor sand dunes. Furthermore, you visit to Dungene valley – a wonderfully picturesque place and surrounded by sheer rocky walls, forming incredible canyons. These are Mongolia’s largest sand dunes, reaching a height of 300 meters in some areas. The sand dunes change color
with each hour of the day, from yellow to silver to rose-color at (sunrise or sunset).
FLAMING CLIFFS B, L, D Today we will drive to Bayanzag, (known as Flaming Cliffs where the first nest of
dinosaur eggs ever discovered was found in 1922) a site famous for the remains of the Dinosaurs which lived here 60 million years ago. What a chance to walk around where the Dinosaurs once roamed and also get to know saksaul trees and other classic desert vegetation. Overnight in tourist camp.
NAADAM FESTIVAL IN TSETSERLEG B,L,DHave short drive to the Tsetserleg town in order to see opening Naadam festival.Naadam festival in the small town gives you more chance to get closer to the people and their culture and events are held closer that makes you easy to observe well. Return at camp and relax.
NAADAM FESTIVAL IN TSETSERLEG B,L,D
Second day of Naadam continue watching final rounds horse racing, archery and wresting contests. In the afternoon, visit Local ethnography museum and Zaya Pandit monastery. Drive to Taikhar rock cliff which stands on the bank of Tsentser
river in the middle of vast green steppe. Taikhar rock is respected by local people by its majestic myths. Overnight at ger camp.