THE HEART OF MONGOLIA - 10 DAYS - 1532 KMS
Travel by motorbike throughout the Mongolian steppe in complete freedom. Nomadic People, nights in yurts, gorgeous landscapes await you in this timeless journey. This trip is for people looking for authenticity, with a great sense of independance and in love of the great outdoors
Be careful, the same village can have several different names which adds to the confusion. The best application is Mapsme which can be downloaded for free and whose names roughly match those of the map of Mongolia. Google maps is only recommended to find hotels. The names of the villages are often different
CHEKE TOURS - HUSTAI NATIONAL PARK - LUN - DASCHINCHILEN: 257 KMS
Departure from Cheketours to avoid the traffic in UB. This is the big start. Today, you drive to Dashinchilen through the Hustai Nuruu Nature Reserve. This nature reserve is a mountain where wild Prejevalsky horses are being re-introduced.
Sleep in a small hotel in Lun just opposite the petrol station or in Daschinchilen.
OGII LAKE: 108 KMS
Is a freshwater lake in eastern Arkhangai, in central Mongolia. It is known for its fish and for birdlife. It is a stopover point for migrating waterbirds of the family Anatidae. Almost half the lake is less than 3 m deep.
There are several ger tourist camps around the lake. Camp or sleep in yurts from nomad families.
KHAIRKHAN -TERKHIIN TSAGAAN LAKE
also known as White Lake is a lake in the Khangai Mountains in central Mongolia. The Khorgo volcano is located near the eastern end of the lake and the Suman River. You can climb it to enjoy a gorgeous view of the landscape. Camp or sleep in yurts next to nomad families.
is the capital of the Arkhangai province. It lies on the northeastern slopes of the Khangai Mountains, 600 km southwest of Ulaanbaatar. It has a population of 16,553. Tsetserleg has an airport, with regular connections from and to Ulan Bator, a theatre, hotel, hospital, and an agricultural college. The main industry is food processing. Sleep in guesthouse with shower.
TSENHER HOT SPRINGS: 51KMS - After spending so many days riding a motorbike, what could be nicer than soaking away the day’s exertions in the indoor or outdoor hot springs, coming out of the ground at 86.5 degrees centigrade.
TUVKHUN MONASTERY: 81 kms-A SMALL 2 HOURS TREK - One of most beautiful monastery complex is situated on a forested rocky mountain, on the boarder of Uvurhangai and Arhangai provinces.
Enlightened Bogd Gegeen Zanabazar chose the place to build a monastery in 1648, when he was 14 years old. The construction of the monastery started in 1651. Sleep in yurt next to nomad families.
ORKHON WATER FALL 43 kms falls from a height of 20 meters at Orkhon Waterfall, which is locally known as Ulaan Tsutgalan. The width of stream at the point where it forms the spectacular waterfall is 10 meters. Sleep in yurts next to nomad families.
KHARKHORIN: 100 kms- ancient capital of the Mongolian Unified Empire back to the XIII century and Erdene Zuu Monastery, a monastery built back in 1586 using not a single nail. Sleep in guesthouse with showers.
MINI-GOBI: 80 kms - Rocky formations of Khogno Khan : semidesert steppes, taiga, stunning rocky formations, 80-kilometre (49,71 miles) long sand dunes, are characteristic of this arid area nicknamed "Mini-Gobi".
Sleep in yurts - nomad family or tourist camp.
BACK TO CHEKE TOURS: 288 KMS of good asphalt road
e XIII century and Erdene Zuu Monastery, a monastery built back in 1586 using not a single nail. Sleep in guesthouse with showers.
CHEKE TOURS TO
HUSTAI 75 KMS
LUN 80 KMS
DASCHINCHILEN 102 KMS
OGII LAKE 108 KMS
KHAIRKHAN 136 KMS
TSAGAAN NUUR LAKE 217 KMS
TSETSERLEG 171 KMS
TSENKHERIIN HOTSPRINGS 51 KMS
TOVKHON MONASTERY 81 KMS
WATER FALL 43 KMS
KHARKHORIN 100 KMS
LITTLE GOBI 80 KMS
CHEKE TOURS 288 KMS
TOTAL 1532 KMS