Tailor Made Mongolia: Secrets of the Gobi Desert

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Travel with your private party on this Luxury Tailor Made Journey, departing when you choose and with expert local guides leading the way; you can even customize the itinerary to your interests. Explore the varied landscapes of Mongolia, from the modern capital of Ulaanbaatar to the vastness of the beautiful Gobi Desert.
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Overview

Trip type
Private Guided
Lodging level
Luxury - 5 star
Physical level
Moderate
Trip pace
Balanced schedule

What's this trip about?

    Travel with your private party on this Luxury Tailor Made Journey, departing when you choose and with expert local guides leading the way; you can even customize the itinerary to your interests. Explore the varied landscapes of Mongolia, from the modern capital of Ulaanbaatar to the vastness of the beautiful Gobi Desert.

Details

Itinerary focusClassic Highlights
Group sizeOperator does not provide
Age range6 years and up
Flights and transportN/A
Start City Ulaanbaatar
End City Ulaanbaatar

Destinations

  • Mongolia

Itinerary

Travel Map

Day 1: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to your hotel in the heart of the Mongolian capital.

Day 2: Gobi Desert

Fly to the Gobi Desert to explore this vast and diverse hinterland sprawling from the Siberian wilderness to the Tibetan Plateau. Traverse the dunes of the Gobi’s Moltsog Els by Bactrian (two-humped) camel, taking in a sweeping desert-scape witnessed by few outsiders....

Day 3: Gobi Desert

Set out by 4x4 to the Yol Valley, a narrow, craggy chasm of the verdant Gurvan Saikhan Mountains. In the afternoon, choose from lodge-based activity options, including biking, hiking around Bulagtai mountain, horse riding and archery.

Meals Provided : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Gobi Desert

Devote your day to exploring locations associated with the region's rich connection to paleontology. Begin by visiting an escarpment of white sandstone that once encased the famous “Fighting Dinosaurs,” the fossils of a protoceratops and a velociraptor locked in comba...

Day 5: Ulaanbaatar

Fly back to Ulaanbaatar for a closer look at the capital’s iconic landmarks. Begin at Gandan Khiid Monastery, a beloved cornerstone of the resurgent Buddhist community. Having survived the Stalinist purges of the 1930s, today the structure houses a 75-foot copper and ...

Day 6: Ulaanbaatar

After breakfast, you are transferred to the airport for your departure.

Meals Provided : Breakfast

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Price per day$1,083
Last Updated: 2/23/2024

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Meals Included
  • 5 Breakfast
  • 4 Lunch
  • 3 Dinner
Age Requirements
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