• Elsen Tasarkhai mini Gobi – closest Sand dunes from Ulaanbaatar
• Khugnu Khan mountain – part of Khugnu Tarna National Park
• Kharkhorin -ancient capital of Mongolia
• Erdene Zuu monastery – oldest monastery in Mongolia
Many tourists visit Mongolia to discover Gobi. We offering this package for tourists who do not have sufficient time to visit Mongolian Gobi. Elsen Tasarkhai is known by its name of Mini Gobi and located 290 km from Ulaanbaatar. Driving will take about 4 hours by paved road. Tour include activities such as sand surfing, horse and two humped camel riding, hiking in mountain, visiting Mongolian herders family. Ancient city Kharkhorin and Erdenezuu Monastery included in Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape-UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2004.
After meeting in Ulaanbaatar, drive to Karakorum, the symbolic ruins of the 13th century capital of the Mongol Empire. Visit Erdene-Zuu, the oldest monastery, with 108 stupas, built in 1586. Then visit Karakorum museum and see the Great Mongol state period, Stone Age, Bronze Age, Ancient state period halls. Overnight in tourist camp.
In the morning, meet in Ulaanbaatar and drive to Elsen tasarkhai – Gobi type area with huge sand dunes. After lunch in tourist camp, there is an opportunity for a camel ride trial through the sand dunes. In the evening, we will play traditional games and stay overnight in a tourist camp.
After breakfast drive to Ulaanbaatar. Transfer to the hotel.