A 1800 KMS TRIP THROUGH THE GOBI DESERT
FROM ULAANBAATAR TO
ZORGOL - -ZORGOL - This granite rock high mountain is the sacred one and worshipped by local people every year. It has some springs, and holy peaks, where only men are allowed to reach there. The mountain is very rich with medical plants and mystical stories. There is the beautiful small lake called Khagiin next to the mountain in the east. Local people call it as the Princess lake and it is the main drinking water for the local herds of animals.ﾠ
BAGA GAZRIIN - A beautifull granite formation in the middle of the Mongolian sandy plane.
At the foot of the formation you can visit the remains of a small monastery named Delgeriin Chior Monastery.
TSAGAAN SUVARGA - A spectacular 30 meters hight and 100 meters wide cliff created by the desert wind. Painted and carved rocks can be seen as well as Turkic writing in caves
YOLIN AM - beautiful gorges of the imposing Altai Mountain Chain.
KHONGORIIN ELS - The Khongoriin Els are Mongolia's largest sand dunes. Those impressive dunes are 275 meters high in some places, stretch from East to West over more than 100 km. Behind the sand dunes we will see the impressive black rocky mass of the Sevrey Mountain.
ONGIIN MONASTERY - Ruins of an ancient monastery. You can hike around to enjoy spectacular views
-UYUNGA '"NINJAS" GOLD MINERS - Ninja miner is a nickname for a person who digs small unauthorized mines or pans dirt for gold in Mongolia. The miners are so named because the green bowls they use for panning, when carried on their backs, are said to resemble the shells of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
-ORKHON WATER FALL - 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.
-TUVKHUN MONASTERY -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.ﾠ
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.ﾠ
KHARKHORIN - 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
-PREJEVALSKY HORSES - Khustain Nuruu (Birch mountain) Nature Reserve. The nature reserve is a mountain where wild Prejevalsky horses are being re-introduced. You can have a guided tour in the mountains and get acquanted with the horse preserving project.-