Sand Dunes, Khongoriin Els
$1380 per person
Khongoryn Els also called Duut Mankhan is popularly known as the “Singing Sands”. It lies within the Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park in Mongolia. The sand dunes extend to over 965 square kilometres (373 sq mi) area. … but the Khongoryn Els, in the extreme south of the Gobi Desert, has a huge range of sand dunes …
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Not IncludedPersonal GuideTypical Souvenir
Day 1 Baga gazariin chuluu
We will pick you from your hotel or guesthouse at 8.30-9.00 am. Today we are driving to rock formation is a 15 km long and 10 km wide stone massif. It is located Middle Gobi. This site is about 5 hours south of Ulaanbaator Over 20 kinds of medical herbs and many species of exist here. The scene looks like it was taken from another planet and transformed to this site.
Day 2 Yol Valley
Yolyn Am also known as “Eagle Valley” It is located in Gurvan Saikhan National park, Umnugobi province. So you can discover enormous cliffs and narrows and a glacier that doesn’t melt until the end of the June. Adorable chipmunks of the family Sciuridae and other wild animals exist here. Enjoy small hiking and photographing the charming landscape and wildlife. Also visit Gobi museum.
Day 3 Khongoriin Els Sand Dunes
Khongoriin Els Sand Dunes Our trip will continue driving to Khongoriin Els We drive to the Hongor sand dunes. Khongoryn Els also known as the “Singing Dunes”. Because the interaction between wind and sand, the sound can be either heard when the sand gets blown away by the wind. Or when you slide down on the surface. These are Mongolia’s largest sand dunes, also reaching height of 300 meters in some areas. Although it could be a little challenging to get to the top of the Dunes, the breathtaking scenery and a vast landscape are always worth it. Experience the endangered two-humped Bactrian camels. Also big open blue skies in the Gobi Desert Mongolia. Dune journey, camel riding and trekking. Enjoy Gobi desert Tour. Explore Gobi Desert Mongolia with us.
Day 4 Bayanzag Flaming Cliffs
Today we will drive to Bayanzag Bayanzag (The Flaming Cliffs) is famous for its historical events, dinosaur fossils and the very first discovery of the Dinosaur eggs. Roy Chapman Andrews, an American explorer who is known for his leading a series of expeditions named this site “Flaming Cliffs” as the colors turn more inevitably red especially at a sunset. It is illegal to remove or move the dinosaur fossils from its first place if you found one.
Day 5 Tsagaan Suwarga
Today’s destination is White Stupa. Cliffs and extraordinary forms of rocks with a height of 30-60m are the only remaining of the sea that existed millions of years ago. It’s 90 degree of straight, consists of many colors of clay deposits. It looks like an ancient city. And sometimes looks like white stupas from a distance. The unusual forms of cliffs can also look like a massive waterfall after heavy rains. Enjoy hiking around colorful Stupa, feeling like meditation in there.
Day 6 Drive back UB
Drive back to UB, on the way having lunch. Transfer to your booked hotel or guesthouse.Travel Gobi desert Mongolia