The Gobi Desert is a large desert region in Asia. In this tour you would have a greatest opportunity to see lonely sand dunes of Gobi desert in Mongolia and enjoy beautiful unique landscapes of golden sand dunes. There are wide variety of wild species of fauna and flora in this particular area. Tsagaan Suvarga(White Stupa) is located in Ulziit Soum, Dundgobi aimag. The name Tsagaan Suvarga(White Stupa)is given by local people to the impressive and legendary cliff which is eroded by natural phenomenon. Having 10 million years history, the cliff indicates different times by its colored layers. In Bayanzag you could spot pieces of ancient dinosaurs, try a ride on the back of camel. The Khongor Sand Dunes are some of the largest and most impressive once in Mongolia. Have an unforgettable experience at the Valley of Lammergeier, in Mongolian Yolyn Am. You could spot an Old World Vulture in deep and narrow gorge. The area, as part of the Gobi Desert, sees little precipitation. The Valley of Lammergeier is notable for a deep ice field. You will travel to Mongolia`s Gobi Desert and to challenge yourself at long distance driving by your own.
Arrival in Ulaanbaatar. Meet our guide and driver at the airport.
In the road: Sukhbaatar Square, Chinggis Khaan Statue. Gandan monastery, Bogd Khaan Winter museum. Transfer to our Torlogt camp and check in.
Ikh Gazryn Chuluu mountain is Mongolia`s most largest granitic side. This mountain landscape will catch your eye on sharp pointed picks, interesting beautiful rock cliffs. The mountain direction wide spread from north to south at 20 km , Erlug – is the highest pick approximately 1706 meters. On the surface of Ih Gazar there are about 40 caves , the largest among them called Toonot, Aguyt, Ehiin umai, Rashaant. There are unique stone statues – Unaa khad , Boov khad, Lusyn ezen and other.
The White Stupa is located in Dundgobi province Luus soum. The benchland wide spread to the east and if you see it from faraway it will look more like a city. It`s high is 30 meters and wide spread through 400 meters.
The Umnugobi province has a magnificinet mountain range for about 100 km and separated into three Baruun, Dund, Zuunsaikhan.The end of Gobi Altai mountain subrange is Zuunsaikhan the highest pick which is 2800 meters high . Yolyn Am or Eagle valley is a deep and narrow gorge and named after Lammergeier.
Dungeneegiin canyon is located at Bayandalai province , to western south of Zuunsaikhan mountain which is 12 km long with spring. Here you could spot wild sheep, Yangir and other local fauna. The Khongoryn Els are impressive. They are about 10 km wide, 100 km long and up to 300 meters high. They are also known as the singing dunes as the wind blowing over them creates a whistling sound. Floodwater coming down from Mount Zuulun flows through the sand dune and absorbs into the soil. This absorbed water gives rise to a small river Khongor .
Khermen tsav escarpe is situated to the west north of Gurvantes villiage of Umnugobi province. It stretched for about 10 km and 1000 meters high, 10 km wide , at some parts it reaches 100-200 meters in depth . Its covering area is 250 sq km and there are dinosaur findings were found from the zone. It look like a city ruin from far away.
The largest sand dune in our country stretches for 180 km long and situated at back of Mount Sevrei and Zuulun on west of Mount Gobi Gurvan Saikhan and Nemegt mountain ranges in Umnugobi province.
The Red Cliffs (Bayanzag) in Bulgan village were on the sea bottom in the ancient times and still have petrified bones and eggs of dinosaurs from 60 million years ago. Bayanzag is an important site for both archeologically and paleontological findings. Complete dinosaur skeletons and eggs are excavated from red cliffs, which look like fire. American explorer Roy Chapman Andrew had discovered this area in early 20 century and getting famous all over the world . If you see carefully, you could find pieces of dinosaur bone and dinosaur eggs. South Gobi has an oasis and most beautiful mountains Nemegt , Altai mountains, wide steppes and valleys with exotic wild animals like Asian wild ass, black tailed gazelle and steppe wolf.
The monastery ruin is situated in Dundgobi province Saikhan Ovoo villiage on the eastern side of Ongi river in front of Saikhan Ovoo mountain. The monastery ruin was the largest religious center for about 300 years for more than 1000 monks. There are 2 temple ruins which were built up in 1780. During repression in 1930s’ these two temples destroyed and many lamas were executed and imprisoned. If you get up early, you will have a chance to see some wild animals such as wild sheep, steppe wolf, Asian wild ass, and black tailed gazelle.
Baga Gazriin Chuluu the area is situated about 37 km northwest from the centre of Delgertsogt Soum, Dundgobi province. This area of granite surrounded by flat plains which is located 1768 meters above sea level covering 300 sq km area. Around the mountain valley you can spot ancient graves, petroglyphs and ancient monuments. Beside there are a number of sights to see such as a rocky ravine Sudutiin am, Jargalant cave, therapeutic spring for eyes, Takhilga canyon, Ger Chuluu mountain and grave of Khunnic Empire.
Zorgol khairkhan mountain: Zorgol khairkhan mountain is situated from Ulaanbaatar city for about 150 km and 40km from Elsen mountain. The mountain has beautiful eye-catching formation where you could spot local fauna and flora. Also you could see a horse shaped mountain formation. Local people said that the Zorgol Khairkhan mountain has the shape of she-deer that is bended its neck. Transfer to camp.