Gobi Desert combined with Naadam festival tour /9 days/

SHORT DESCRIPTION


Experience the cultural richness of Mongolia with the Naadam festival, a traditional event featuring the three games of men: Mongolian wrestling, horse racing, and archery. Similar to the Ancient Greek Olympics, Naadam is a celebration held nationwide during midsummer. This tour, the Mongolian Gobi Express, is crafted for those with limited time, offering a blend of Gobi's highlights and visits to cultural heritage sites like Karakorum and Erdene Zuu Monastery. Explore the mysterious rock formations of Baga Gazriin Chuluu, the icy beauty of Vulture Valley, embark on a camel riding adventure in Khongor Sand Dunes, discover the Flaming Cliffs' dinosaur cemetery, and conclude with a visit to the ancient Mongolian capital, Karakorum, and the historic Erdene Zuu Monastery before returning to Ulaanbaatar.

  • Category: Event and Festival tours
  • Available: July
  • Duration: 9 days, 8 nights
  • Destination: Southern and Central Mongolia

ESSENTIALS


GUIDE
A Chinese, English, or Russian-speaking Mongolian guide will accompany the group throughout the trip. The guide, a native Mongolian with extensive local knowledge, will cater to any requests, ensuring your holiday becomes an unforgettable experience.
TRANSPORT
For this trip, you have two options. The first is a high-level, latest model, air-conditioned private 4WD vehicle for maximum comfort during your touring days. The second option is a Russian 4x4 Van, operated by a driver with 20 years of experience.
MEALS
In Mongolia, dining will take place at fine American, European, and Asian cuisine restaurants. The Mongolian diet primarily consists of mutton, beef, rice, and noodles, forming the basis of your meals. Trail rations may include vegetables, eggs, peanut butter, cheese, and occasionally yak! Some days will feature lunchboxes prepared by our cook.

 

TOUR PACKAGE PRICE


Group size1 pax2-3 pax4-6 pax7-9 pax10-12 pax13-15 paxMore than 16 pax
Price/Per person3630$2780$2650$2580$2480$2380$2250$
NoInclude serviceExclude serviceInclude service of Meals
1Vehicle with a driver.Items of personal natureBreakfast, Lunch, Dinner
2English speaking guideBeverages, alcoholic drinks, bar bills, laundryPer day 3 bottle water for per person /1,5 liter/
3Accommodation/Ger camps and Hotel/Travel and insuranceOne time Mongolian traditional food  /lamb with vegetables/
4Breakfast, Lunch, DinnerInternational transportation 
5All cooking and camping gears.Taxi 
6Airport shuttleOptional activities 
7National park and Other permits Single supplement /For hotel or Ger camp/ 
8 Gratuity for the tour team 


TOUR ITINERARY


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