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8 Days Tour: Gobi Desert And Kharkhorin

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Day 1: Baga Gazryn Chuluu

Pass By: Baga Gazriin Chuluu (Small Rock Formation), Delgertsogt Mongolia
We will drive to the beautiful Baga Gazariin Chuluu, and it is a local protected area. This is a picturesque granite mountain with an elevation of 1751 meters above sea level in the Granite zone of Mongolia territory. There are some interesting sites to visit: a Buddhist temple ruin used by the monks, a stone hole with spring water for the eyes and a small cave.

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Family Yurt or Tourist camp

Day 2: Tsagaan suvraga (ancient sea shore)

Pass By: Gobi Desert, Mongolia
After breakfast, we will drive to our next point. With its fantastic colour combinations, Tsagaan Suvarga or “White Stupas” is one of Mongolia’s most magnificent natural wonder. It is interesting to discover the scared cliffs of Tsagaan Suvarga, facing east from a distance it looks like the ruin of an ancient town or a complex of white stupas. Over a hundred thousands of years, the wind has carved this fantastic natural wonder. The cliff is 62 meters high and 400 meters wide. Tsagaan Suvarga was a sea bottom, and its eroded cliffs are rich in fossil seashells.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Family Yurt or Tourist camp

Day 3: ”Three beauty mountains” National Park (Bearded Eagle Canyon)

Pass By: Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park Mongolia
After breakfast, we will drive to the well know a place “Yoliin Am,” it is the narrow ice canyon of a river that flows through 2815 meters high of sea level Zuun Saikhan Mountains. The gorge sheered rocky walls with a height of about 200 meters high in the central part. This area has been protected since 1965 and has an area of 70 square kilometres. However, today “Yoliin Am” is one of the Strictly Protected Areas of Mongolia.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Family Yurt or Tourist camp

Day 4: “Khongoryn Els” dunes

Pass By: Khongoryn Els, Gobi Desert, Dalanzadgad 212503 Mongolia
After breakfast, we will discover the beautiful Khongor Els Sand Dunes with an extraordinary length of 180 kilometres and 15-20 meters full lie on the northern part of the mountains of Sevree and Zuulen. The vast dunes are part of the desert zone that makes up around 3% of Mongolian territory.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Family Yurt or Tourist camp

Day 5: Bayan Zag – “Flaming Cliffs”

Pass By: Bayanzag Saxual Forest, Mongolia
After breakfast, we will drive to next point Bayanzag; it is located near the centre of Bulgan Soum, is internationally famous for the paleontological discovery of dinosaurs remains from the Paleolithic Era that includes complete skeletons, eggs, and hatchlings of the Cretaceous Period. Dinosaurs skeletons discovered here including Protoceratops, Oviraptor and the heavily armoured Pinacosaurus that were living 70-80 million years ago. Flaming Cliffs were found in 1922 by the explorer Roy Chapman Andrews, who visited in Mongolia.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Family Yurt or Tourist camp

Day 6: Ongi Monastery

Pass By: Ongi Monastery, Saikhan-Ovoo, Mongolia
We will drive to Ongyn temple; it was established in the 1760s by Bari Yonzon Khamba in a small mountainous bank area along the Ongi River. During that time, the monastery had over 1000 monks and a complex of around 30 temples. The Ongi temple is still active, but now only a few monks perform its functions.
• Accommodation: Family Yurt or Tourist camp
• Activities: Hiking, visiting a natural wonder, climb up to cliffs, photo shooting


Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Family Yurt or Tourist camp

Day 7: Erdenezuu and the Kharakhorum

Pass By: Ongi Monastery, Saikhan-Ovoo, Mongolia
The Kharakhorum was established in 1220 and was the capital city of the Great Mongolian Empire. Chinggis Khaan and his descendant Khaan Ugudei, Guyug, and Munkh lived here ruling the empire. Soldiers of the Chinese Ming Dynasty destroyed the town in the 14th Century. The ruins of Karakorum have been protected since 1961 and was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996. Once we reach there, we will visit the “Erdenezuu” monastery to discover tombs, a temple, and a real Buddhist temple. After that, we will visit the Wall of the Mongolian Empire to learn information.
• Accommodation: Family Yurt or Tourist camp
• Activities: Hiking, visiting a natural wonder, photo shooting, discover surroundings


Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Ger camp

Day 8: Drive to Ulaanbaatar

Pass By: Ulaanbaatar Department Store, Peace Avenue-57 Sukhbaatar district, Ulaanbaatar 14250 Mongolia
Return to Ulaanbaatar city. Today we will shop at cashmere factory stores of Goyo and Gobi, the most famous cashmere brands in Mongolia.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

Ports
chengiss Khaan airport
Departure Time
7:30 AM
Duration
8 days
Inclusions
  • 7x Breakfast
  • 7x Dinner
  • 8x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 7 nights
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We have booked our 8 days tour to Gobi with Enza. Enza is fast in responding and able to fit the itinerary according to client's request. Amy is our tour guide and Ogi is our driver. Amy is very attentive and always concerned about our well being. She tried to explain the
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I've booked a tour through Enza Tour end of July at the last minute: I wanted to discover something new, a new culture, being disconnected from the modern world and having a first experience of solo trip. I have to say that I have not been disappointed at all! From my first
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My son and I had a fantastic time touring the Gobi Desert! The tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. She explained every site in detail, and she was a excellent cook. Overall, the trip was a great value for the price. I highly recommend this tour. My son and I will
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Response from Enzatours, Owner at 8 DAYS TOUR: GOBI DESERT AND KHARKHORIN
Responded 20 Aug. 2019
Dear Richard, Thank you so much for this beautiful review. I hope you will come again to my beautifull country and lets stay contacted. Sincerely yours, Enkhzaya Ganbold
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Eight days is minimum for Gobi desert so don’t miss this wonder of the nature when you come in Ulanbaator
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Response from Enzatours, Manager at 8 DAYS TOUR: GOBI DESERT AND KHARKHORIN
Responded 12 Aug. 2019
First of all, thank you so much for choosing us. Additionally many thanks for this beautiful review. I hope you will come again to our fantastic country and let's stay contacted. Sincerely yours, Enkhzaya Ganbold
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