SINGING SAND DUNES OF KHONGOR

THE BEST EXPERIENCE IN THE GOBI DESERT

OVERVIEW

Khongor Sand dunes
The largest and the most spectacular sand dunes of Mongolian Gobi. It’s also known as Duut Mankhan (singing dunes). They are up to 500 m high, 12 km wide and about 100 km long. The largest dunes are in the north-western corner of the range. The dunes are about 250 km from Dalanzadgad city.
Yolyn Am
Valley of Gurvansaikhan Nuruu mountain range in the middle of Gobi. Yolyn Am is located 62km north-west from Dalanzadgad.
Red flaming cliffs Bayanzag
Renamed as “Flaming cliffs” by Roy Chapman, a paleontologist from America, it is located in Bulgan village. Bayanzag was the very first place where Chapman found dinosaur eggs and bones.

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Lenght of the trip: 6 days 

  • Day 1. Baga gazariin chuluu (small rocky formations)
  • Day 2. Drive to Bayanzag (unique shaped trees and small flaming cliffs).
  • Day 3. Khongor Sand dune
  • Day 4.  Yol Valley
  • Day 5. Tsagaan Suvarga / White Stupa/ - Overnight at Dundgobi Province
  • Day 6. Lunch on the way back to UB

Driver and tour assistant: Reliable and professional driver and English-speaking local tour guide who also cooks will assist you to make your adventure tour around Mongolia in reality.

Accommodation: You usually stay in extra ger which is prepared by nomads, sometimes at ( selected days) tourist ger camp.

Food: You will have a lunch as original Mongolian food in the finest local restaurants on the way and the breakfast and dinner is cooked by the tour guide. Vegeterias are welcome. Drinks provide 1.5 liter of mineral water per day.

Fees: National Park and museum fees are included in the price of the tour.

Activities:You are able to ride a horse or camel and local guide will be your assistant for how to ride a horse or camel safety.

Vehicle type: Japanese jeep, Russian or Korean minivans, gasoline inclusive.

Total Km of Covered: 876miles /14100km ( per day 5-7hrs)

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FAQ

Below are the answers to some of the questions we get asked the most often, please have a look if your questions is already there, if not feel free to email us to [email protected]; [email protected]

1. When is the best time to come to Mongolia?

May to September is the best season, with the high season in July for the Naadam Festival. August and September are also suitable months of the year, our climate is such that you will still have many sunny days at this time.

2. Is Mongolia a safe destination?

Mongolia has one of the lowest crime rates in the world and people are known for their nomadic hospitality and kindness and they will make you feel very welcome. But when you are in the street of Ulaanbaatar city, you have to watch your bag and wallet unless there are many pickpockets around.

3. What should I bring with me?

Warm and thin layers of clothing, waterproof jacket, good walking boots, sandals and a hat and/or headscarf to protect you from the sun and winds. Don’t forget insect repellent, sun cream, lip-gloss and first aid kit (medicine for headache, cold, diarrhea, runny nose; bandages; any medicine prescribed for you ) and camera equipment.

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