Thousand Camel Festival 2020 on March 6-7

The Gobi Desert - famous for its wealth of dinosaur fossils, one of the few remaining un-scarred areas on earth, and the exotic home to many of the world’s endangered species (such as the wild ass, snow leopards, the Gobi bear)- welcomes you. The tour takes 5 days to cover the best travel destinations including Gobi desert- ancient homeland of Dinosaurs, Khongor - towering sand dunes with green meadows; known as the "singing sands", Sparsely habited: silence - endless vast steppe with dancing mirages, famous Bayanzag - flaming cliffs, most interesting National Parks - all these contrasts await you!

Overview

The Thousand camel festival is organized in the Gobi desert in order to protect preserve the Bactrian camel population. The Main events are camel polo, parade of camel riders, performance by traditional Mongolian musicians and dancers and the best dressed couple competition. Also you can visit significant paleontological sites of the Gpbi desert.

Itinerary

Tour car

We are providing the most reliable and comfortable Japanese all-terrain vehicles during the trip and the most experienced professional licensed tourist drivers. All vehicles are equipped with ample space, air conditioning and are well maintained while offering good luggage space and seat. Maximum occupancy will be 3 guests plus your tour guide.

Tour guide

Your tour guide will be English speaking local Mongolian person who will be giving you all sorts of explanation and interpretations of your need during the trip, along with all sorts of information about Mongolian custom, culture, history and so on.

Accommodation

A traditional round shaped dwelling that specifically customized with simple bedding and furniture. Some of Gers may have equipped fully sanitary facilities with hot shower in conformity with the international tourist service standard. However, some tourist camps may have public restrooms and bathing.

INCLUDED:

  • All airport transfers
  • All modes of accommodation (5 star hotels/Resorts); Ger/Yurt camps
  • All breakfasts, lunches and dinners
  • Private all terrain vehicle + chauffeur, petrol
  • 1.5 liter mineral water per day
  • English proficient tour guide to suit your itinerary and requirements
  • Horse/Camel riding
  • All national fees and taxes
  • All museum and national park entrance fees
  • All staff costs including their fees, insurance, equipments

EXCLUDED:

  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Emergency Rescue flight cost
  • Alcohol beverages
  • International flights (optional)
  • Laundry
  • Visa fee
  • Gratitude tips to the travel team

NOTES:

Private tour: This private escorted tour is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group and you can book it on any day of your choice.

Accommodation: First and last night in Ulaanbaatar city will be staying at Shangri - La hotel for your convenience. During the journey, you will stay in a single, twin or double room/ger (yurt) (where applicable). Single occupancy may not be possible during the Naadam festival (July 5th -15th) at ger camps. At community-based camps and ger homestays, single occupancy is subject to availability.

Discounts: We are offering the following discount options:

• Book early and save up to 5% off (January – March)
• Children up to 2 years old free of charge, under the age of 8 years old get 20% off.

Services: We are happy to book your international or domestic flight/train tickets or accommodation in Ulaanbaatar at discount prices, please contact us for availability.

More information: [email protected]

Price

FROM US$68
Min. 2-6 people
for 6 DAYS

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Before you go

Tour photo