Day 1: Arrival in Ulaanbaatar, a capital city of Mongolia. Transfer to the hotel****. This day we will take city tour included Sukhbaatar square, Natural History Museum in the morning. Have lunch with National Mongolian Cuisine in BD’s Mongolian Barbeque Restaurant. In the afternoon, we will continue an excursion to Zaisan Hill, a War Memorial to get bearings with panoramic views of the whole city. On the way, we will also visit to Bogd Khaan’s Winter Palace Museum to experience his life who was the head of lamias’ religion and last khan of Mongolia. It is used to be a winter residence of the last Bogd Khaan, Javzandamba. This palace now displays the collection of personal belongings of the last Khaan and his wife. The museum offers wide variety if Buddhist arts. Special attention attracts paintings by marzan Sharav depicting with a slice of humor and irony scenes for the everyday life of Mongols in the turn of this century. Overnight in hotel. L.D
Day 2: Drive to Baga Gazrin Chuluu, Adaatsag soum which is known as Rocky formation. It is a just beginning of wonderful Gobi tour and its sightseeing places. Enjoy the land -sea and grandiose formation of rocks and basalts of Baga Gazrin Chuluu. Overnight at the tourist camp. Explore Sum Khukhu Burd temple ruin on the way to Baga Gazrin Chuluu.
Day 3: Continue the driving to Bayanzag which is the site of some most important paleontological discoveries, where Roy Chapman Andrews, the famous American paleontologist, and his expedition discovered the first nest of dinosaur eggs the world had ever seen. Also, we visit Tugrigiin Shiree, the site where the famous “fighting dinosaurs” were discovered in the 1970s. On its cliff (30m) and wall, you can easily spot and see the dinosaur’s bones and petrified eggs.
Day 4: Khongor Singing Sand Dunes. After breakfast, transfer to Khongor Sand Dunes. It is Mongolia's largest sand dunes, reaching a height of approx. 800 meters and known locally as the "Singing Dunes". Enjoy the exciting camel trekking over the dunes.
Days 5: Nemegt Ringe. Depart for Nemegt Ridge from Khongor Sand. Here, you can be sure to find the more eggs and bones of dinosaurs. The remains of dinosaurs were discovered and studied by scientists from Mongolia, Russia and Poland. It said that Mr. E.A. Efomov, a Russian scientist, took over 100 tons of dinosaurs findings from Mongolia. Also, there is a spring which is good for human health.
Days 6: Khongor Sand Dunes. Back drive to Khongor sand dunes. Enjoy camel riding over the dunes. Relax.
Day 7: Tsagaan Cave. Continue the trip throughout Mongolian Gobi desert till Bayankhongor. Here, you will have a great chance to discover Tsagaan Cave of Bayanlag. It is the cave that was inhabited with the ancient people. This crystal cave is 40 meters long and is famous in the world by its beauty and trace of ancient people whom were living. Bedrock and large blocks of dolomite debris occur at depths of as much as four below the present surface of the cave interior.
Day 8: Bayankhongor soum. Drive to Bayankhongor soum. Here, you will stay in local hotel for taking relax. Discover the town and get the energy to continue the adventure travel.
Day 9: Khuisiin Eight Lakes. On this day, short visit in Shargaljuut's medicinal spring and spa. Take drive to Khuisin Naiman Lake. It was created by volcanic eruptions centuries ago and it covers 11.500 hectares around the lake locatd in Southkhangai aimag to the southwest of the Khangai mountain range and its surrounding area. It is valuable monument for geological and water studies. These lakes with fresh water and interconnected by ground water channels such as Shireet, Khaluit, Bugat, Khaya, Khuis, Onon, Doroo, Bayan-Uul are called Khuisin Naiman Nuur or Rivers.
Day 10: Orkhon Waterfall and Tuvkhun Monastery. Drive to Tuvkhun monastery. Reach to the monastery situated on top of Ondor ovoot mountain. None single nail was used when the monastery was build. Wooden structural elements were dovetailed to each other. The monastery is surrounded by forest. On the way, visit to Orkhon Waterfall and its surrounded beautiful nature. Short hiking is available.
Day 11: Drive to Hustai National Park. Here, you will explore the extraordinary spot, where wild horses reintroduced by Holland's international projects since in 1992. Evening discover where watering the wild animals such as Takhi. Experience to discover their way of life how Takhi in their harems.
Day 12: Ulaanbaatar. Drive back to UB. Transfer to the hotel. Program on this day will be arranged by you.
Day 13: Departure. Transfer to the airport.
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