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Day 1. Arrive in  Sainshand  or( Zamiin Uud)  a province of Dornogobi by train from Beijing and Erlian
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 Meet the  driver and the guide at the train station. After eating, we will drive to Khamriin Khiid Monastery which was established in the 1820s by famous Mongolian educator and literary figure Danzanravjaa in 19th century. The Monastery was an important center of Buddhist Red Section and seat of the terrible Noble Saint of the Gobi . The site where the monastery was built is believed to be the energy center of the world. Explore the energy center. Overnight in a ger camp.

Day 2. Drive to Ikh Gazriin chuluu.


High  granite rock formations. This is one of many interesting places in Mongolia. It is a mountain of granite rock in the Gobi desert with a peak of 1706m high. These rocky mountains are situated in Gurvansaikhan sum of Dundgov aimag. They spread out from west to east covering about 20 kilometers. There are many interesting stories about local historic people who had lived or had been hidden in caves from the royalties of that time. These caves are usually named after those people. It has a rich family of plants and is a home to many wild animals. Overnight in a ger .


Day 3. White stupa and Tsagaan Suvarga


This is a colorful limestone rock in Ulziit sum, a local administration unit. The rock is about 30 meters tall and shaped uniquely because of natural erosion caused by wind and water. Locals have long venerated this mountain (have so much fear and) respect for it that they refrain from saying its real name. They call it "Tsagaan Khairkhan" the "White Darling" instead when they are at this place. Overnight in a ger .



Day 4. Yol Valley and Three beauties of Gobi

 Yol , named after a vulture , is a deep and narrow gorge  in the sub range of the famous mountain "The three beauties of Gobi". Short trekking through the gorge. The valley is beautiful with impressive canyons green land and little pond. Wild and rare animals such as ibex, wild sheep, fox , antelopes,  snow leopards are seen sometimes.Trekking through the gorge Horse-riding is optional as well. Overnight in a ger camp nearby the gorge​



Day 5. Khongor sand dunes

Drive to the sand dunes of Khongor. Camel riding  along the dunes.The two-humped camels are very comfortable to ride, as they walk slowly and gently and we will be well supported by the humps, sitting comfortably between them. Our camel man will take us to the sand-dunes. Visit to Nomads Family. Interaction with local nomads.  
After dinner , hiking to the dunes to see the sunset  and the panoramic view from the top- endless vistas across a sea of daffodil-colored sand. The dunes extend for 185 kilometers and include dunes that can reach 240 meters in height. Overnight in a ger camp.

Day 6. Flaming Cliffs and Bayanzag

Drive to Flaming Cliffs which is Neolithic site where the large dinosaurs' skeletons on show in  Natural History Museum were found. In the west, it is better known as the Flaming Cliffs so named explorer Roy Chapman Andrews. He also discovered petrified forests, remain of mammals and in particular the skeleton of hornless rhinoceros, the largest known mammal in the world.Trekking in Bayanzag. The camel festival will be held in this area. Overnight in a ger camp.​

Day 7. Nomadic family and wild nature

 Today we will visit  a true nomadic family. The purpose of the stay at a local family is to experience the true culture of Mongolian nomads. You will see how they herd animals, make dairy products,  and traditional clothes You are welcome to play traditional games, have Mongolian supper and interact with the nomads and ask any question you have.  Overnight in a ger.



Day 8.  Drive to Ulaanbaatar

Accommodation – Traditional Mongolian ger, tent and tourist camp.

Transport – Jeep, Russian van, and others.


Meals – Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

            Energy Center and Gobi Desert tour