MINI GOBI AND STEPPES - HORSE RIDING TOUR

Best features of this tour

This tour has a unique destination that covers both Mongolian Mini Gobi and steppe.
We will ride through spectacular Orkhon Valley and the Bayan Gobi where you can enjoy the calming view of sand dunes!
We offer you different types of accommodations.
A unique destination where you can enjoy the whole different landscapes.

Tour itinerary

Choosing this tour gives you the extraordinary experience of a trip to both Mini Gobi and steppe!
You will experience 8 days on horseback out of 13! It is amazing exactly as it sounds like!
It is a win-win situation where you do not have to choose between different tours to experience both landscapes.

Day 1: Ulaanbaatar

Arrival in Mongolia.

Your English speaking translator picks you up at Chinggis Khan Airport.

No lunch included.

Visit of Gandantegchinlin Monastery and the National Museum of Mongolian History.
Dinner downtown and overnight at a hotel (2* – twin or triple room).

Day 2: Ulaanbaatar – Bayan Gobi Desert

Breakfast

Departure to the Bayan Gobi Desert with a 4x4 vehicle.

Lunch on the road.

We will meet our equestrian guides for the upcoming 3 days of horse riding in the sand dunes and steppes.

We set up our camp under the open sky in the Bayan Gobi desert.
Dinner and overnight in tents.

 

Days 3, 4 and 5: Horseback Riding in the Bayan Gobi Desert

We head to Bayan Gobi Desert on horseback and travel for 3 days.

Riding a horse in the Bayan Gobi desert.

Riding through the area is an exceptionally amazing experience. Riding through the sand dunes is a completely different experience.

This place has a beautiful view where all 3 different landscapes join here: 2 mountain ranges and a Gobi Desert.

On day 4, you can ride a camel. We recommend you try this amazing experience.

On day 5, we arrive at the Uvgun Khiid which is located in the Khugnu Khan cliffs!

Dinner and stay overnight at the yurt camp (single beds, 4 to 5 persons per yurt, showers in a separate building).

Day 6: Bayan Gobi Desert – Horse riding in the Orkhon Valley

Breakfast

We will travel by our 4x4 to the Orkhon Valley, World Heritage Site in Mongolia (4-5 hours on road).

We visit a nomadic family as well as our equestrian guides and horses, our companions for the upcoming 5 days of travel.

Lunch

You can experience the real Mongolian nomadic family and their everyday life.

Dinner and night in a yurt beside a nomadic family. (4-5 persons per yurt)

Days 7 to 11: The Orkhon Valley Horse Riding Tour

Breakfast

We are now in an area covered with forests and mountains. After being in a Gobi area, this landscape change is one superb thing to see.

Within these 5 days of trip, we will ride from Orkhon Valley to Kharkhorin, the ancient capital of Mongolia. We will visit Tuvkhun Monastery, Orkhon Falls during our adventure on a horseback.

Ending your trip in Erdene Zuu Monastery which is located in Kharkhorin can be the best tour conclusion ever!

Day 12: Kharkhorin – Ulaanbaatar

Breakfast and we leave to Ulaanbaatar early and arrive in the afternoon.

Picnic lunch on the road.

You'll be offered to go shopping with a guide for the rest of the afternoon.

In the evening, you will attend Mongolian traditional shows which cover traditional dances, music, songs.

We don't include dinner to leave you a wide range of choices of Ulaanbaatar cuisine.

Night at a hotel (2* – twin or triple room).

Day 13: Ulaanbaatar

Transfer to the airport after breakfast.

ADDITIONAL

SMALL GROUP SUPPLEMENT

Groups of 2 or 3 : + 250 € / pers.

A supplement is refunded for all travelers after the 4th traveler is booked.

SINGLE ROOM

+ 60 € / pers. (2 nights in Ulaanbaatar only). This single room supplement applies if you want a single room in Ulaanbaatar.
 

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Meeting point: Chinggis Khaan Airport, Ulaanbaatar.
Language: English, French
Group size: 3-10 persons.

ACCOMMODATION

This tour has a very varied accommodation, with a nice balance between yurts and camping:

In tents:                                                     7 nights
In a guest yurt with a nomadic family:   1 nights
In a yurt camp:                                          2 nights
In a 2* hotel in Ulaanbaatar:                    2 nighs

INCLUDED

✔ Transfers airport / hotel / airport
✔ English or French speaking guide
✔ 2 nights in 3* hotel in Ulan Bator, breakfast included
✔ Journeys in Japanese 4WD jeep or Russian 4x4 UAZ + driver
✔ Petrol
✔ Full pension during the tour
✔ All breakfast, lunch, and dinner except 1 dinner
✔ Cook for the groups > 4 persons
✔ Equipment for meals (mess tent, camping tables and chairs) and nights (tent, sleeping bag, ground mattress), sanitary tent
✔ Water
✔ Tour and visits
✔ Horse riding
✔ Nomadic equestrian guides
✔ Entrance fees for parks and museums indicated in the program
✔ Traditional show

NOT INCLUDED

International flights
Visa (if necessary)
Travel insurance
Repatriation insurance
Drinks / alcohols extras
Meals in Ulan Bator
Phone calls
Any excursion that is not indicated in the program

 

 

 

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