EAST GOBI EXPERIENCE TOURLength: 4days/3nights
Tour grade: As you wish
Group size: 2-15people
Potential period: May-September, departure available everyday
This tour is of high value. With relatively little cost one can experience the beauties and mysteries of Mongolian Gobi desert and experiment a train journey through the southern part of Mongolia. Excursion to one of the largest sand dunes in Mongolia, 18th century Buddhist Monastery of Khamariin Hiid built by famous Mongolian religious aristocrat, poet Danzanravjaa well know as lama of the Gobi and dinosaur bones revealed by wind in sandy surface and remains of petrified trees aged 65 million year are some of the features of this tour.Book a tour
EAST GOBI EXPERIENCE TOUR
Day: 1: Train to Sainshand
Transfer to Ulaanbaatar train station to catch the Ulaanbaatar – Sainshand domestic train. The train departs at 21.08 and arrives in Sainshand town at 06.50 am next day.
Day 2: Khamariin Khiid Monastery
Local drivel will meet you at station at 06.50am & transfer to ger camp 40km from Train station. After breakfast we start the East Gobi round tour. The round tour starts from a visit to a dinosaur skeleton site, where you will encounter an amazing scene of dinosaur bone aged about 70 million years revealed on the ground. In the same area you will also see palaces of petrified wood. From the dinosaur site we arrive in the famous cave site named 108 caves, which has a lot of historical relevance with Khamariin Hiid Monastery and its founder 18th century charismatic religious leader Danzanrabjaa. Then we visit Khamariin Hiid monastery. Before dinner we visit to a local camel breeder’s family. Arrive back to Shand tourist camp and stay in ger overnight.
Day 3: White Sands and take train back to Ulaanbaatar
After having breakfast in the camp we will have an expedition to one of the largest and most famous sand dunes in Gobi desert – White sands and Burden Bulag oasis. Enjoy the awesome scenes of the beautiful white sands and walk and trek along their loose slopes. Drive back to the tourist camp. Late afternoon Drive back to Sainshand and a short city tour including visits to the provincial museum and Danzanrabjaa museum. After dinner transfer to train station for 21.15 train takes the whole night to reach back to UB.
Day 4: Ulaanbaatar
In the morning on 01 Jul arrive in UB. End of tour or connection to next departure.