Great Gobi Tour
Adventure level: Soft
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1. Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and city tour
Meet at airport and transfer to hotel in Ulaanbaatar city. After relax, will be day tour exploring Ulaanbaatar. It starts from Sukhbaatar square a central point and spirit of the capital city. Next move is Zaisan hill with panoramic view of whole city and Gandan monastery with its gold plated 26 m Bodhisattva statue decorated with precious stones. After lunch in fine restaurant will be excursion to the Natural history museum, where the biggest dinosaur skeletons in the world and the precious fossilized dinosaur eggs and bones found in Gobi Desert are kept intact. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2. Tour to South Gobi and Explore Dinosaur Country
Early morning flight to South Gobi. Drive to Bayanzag /flaming cliffs/, saxaul forest of Gobi Desert and explore the “Gobi Dinosaur Cemetery” and follow the historic trail of paleontologist. Overnight in tourist Ger resort.
Day 3. Tour to Singing sand dune Khongor
Excursion to Seruun Bulag cold spring and singing sand dune Khongor. The sand dune covers 925 sq km and locates on about 1800m above sea level and stretches 180 km. Visit to camel breeder’s family and camel trekking is possible. Overnight in tourist Ger resort.
Day 4. Eagle Valley
Visit Yol /Lammergeyer/ valley in National Park of Three Beauty Mountain for day trek and an opportunity to photograph the stunning landscape of Altai Mountain chain, Gobi Glacier and intriguing wildlife. Leisure hiking. Overnight in tourist resort.
Day 5. Back to Ulaanbaatar
Flight back to Ulaanbaatar. Transfer to hotel in the city. Visit to Bogd Khan Palace museum. The Palace was the home of last Mongolian Bogd Khan, eight reincarnations, and consists of a complex of temples with beautiful tankhas and taxidermy and the Bogd’s Europian style home, which is filled with such wonders as a ger covered in snow-leopard furs, gifts to the Bogd Khan from world leaders, and stuffed seals. Before dinner evening art performance. This fascinating folklore performance includes traditional folk song, throat singing, beauty melody of horse fiddle, ethnic dances and artistic contortion. Overnight in hotel.
Day 6. Departure
After breakfast transfer to departure. Depending on departure time other activities are available.