Mongolia can be vast; in fact, the 19th largest country in the world however this tour takes you the best of this ancient and extraordinarily beautiful land within only 10 days without missing a site, from the mysterious Gobi Desert and pristine Lake Huvsgul to ancient capital Karakorum - visiting areas and sites that not many other tours visit.
Scenery and cultural sightseeing combine perfectly in Mongolia – you will visit nomads and take part in camel or horse-riding or even reindeer riding if you wish, there are also endless opportunities for photography.
Day 1. Arrival in Ulaanbaatar, enjoy a half day city tour of the nomadic capital: Genghis monument, Gandan Monastery & National Museum. Stay overnight at Hotel Best Western or similar. L/D
Day 2-4. Take the flight to the Gobi Desert (1.5 hr), visit the Glacial Gorge of Yoliin Am, Mongolia’s largest sand dunes so called the Singing Dunes: enjoy camel riding, nomad family visiting and exploring dinosaur remains at the Flaming Cliffs. Stay at a luxury Ger accommodation for 3 nights. B/L/D
Day 5-6. Take the flight to Ulaanbaatar and connect to Huvsgul, transfer to tourist ger camp by the Huvsgul lake shore: visit the Reindeer people in the mountains, horse riding and kayaking are available also. Tourist Ger camp. B/L/D
Day 7-8. Flight to Ulaanbaatar, visit the Hustai national park and view the Takhi wild horses, and the ancient capital at Karakorum, legendary Erdene Zuu monastery and many other wonders. Tourist Ger camp. B/L/D
Day 9. Return to Ulaanbaatar, visit the Bogd Khan’s Palace, see a traditional folklore concert by magical Tumen Ekh ensemble. Farewell dinner at Mongolian barbeque. Hotel Best Western or similar. B/L/D
Day 10. Departure from Mongolia. B