Mongolian Gobi Desert Tour: On this tour you will see there an eternally clear sky, blue mirages, golden sands and boundlessly expansive steppe lands, wild asses, ibexes camels, mountain sheep and gazelles flourish here, as do different types of flora. That’s the Gobi Desert of Mongolia!

The Mongolia Gobi desert occupies 42.7 percent of the total territory of Mongolia. The Gobi Desesrt is  popular for  Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park,  Khongoryn Els sand dunes, Yolyn Am canyon,  Bayan Zag flaming cliffs and rare animals such as snow leopards and Bactrian camels.

Khongoryn Els Sand dunes: Khongoryn Els Sand Dune is a beautiful, highest and most spectacular sand dunes in Mongolia. The Khongoryn els sand dunes is located in Sevrei sum, South Gobi province. These dunes are Located to the foot of the high Altai Mountains range, the dunes are up to 300m high, 12km wide and about 100km long on the northern part of the mountains of Sevrei and Zuulun Mountain. The Dune called “Duut Mankhan”

Yoly am valley : The Yoliin Am Canyon is one of the great canyon in the Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National park. Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National park is located in Umnugovi province, Mongolia. The Gobi Gurvan Saikhan is end of the Altai Mountain Range. Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National Park which is a strictly protected area, covering 70sq.kms. The National park was estamblished in 1965. There are many a beautiful valleys in the National park. Yolyn am Canyon is most popular and beautiful one.

accommodation:yes duration:8 days 7 nights tour distance:1700km group size:1-16 tour operator:idre tour


Ulaanbaatar - Baga Gazryn chuluu- Tsagaan Suvraga- Yol valley- Khongoryn Els- Bayan zag-Erdenedalai -Ulaanbaatar


Camel riding for a couple of hours at Khongoryn Els, hiking, climbing to the sand dunes

Day 1 Baga Gazaryn Chuluu
We'll start our trip to the Baga Gazriin Chuluu Ruins (1768 m high granite stone mountain in the territory of Adaatsag soum, Dundgovi aimag. Is another place with unique scenery that many tourists compare with Lunar scenes. The mountain contains remains of old temples. They are not only rich in minerals and crystals, but also eye spring, old stone temple ruins related to the 17th century.
Day 2 White stupa Tsagaan Suvraga
We’ll drive to the scarp of Tsagaan Suvarga which is located in Ulziit soum, Dundgovi province. It is interesting to see the sheer slope, facing east, which from the cliff is 30 meters high and 100 meters wide. Over thousands of years the wind has created this amazing structure.We'll spend the night in a nomadic family’s Ger.
Day 3 Yolyn am canyon ice field valley
We'll drive to Yoliin Am in the middle of the Gobi desert National Park which is a strictly protected area, covering 70sq.kms. The mountains here are the highest in the Gobi Desert and the rocky scenery is quite interesting, especially until mid July while the ice in a gorge remains. We'll walk 3kms through a narrow valley, then 3 kms back to the minivan.
Day 4 Khongoryn Els Sand dune
After lunch we’ll drive to the Khongoryn Els Sand Dunes (195kms). The Khongoryn Els is some of the largest and most spectacular sand dunes in Mongolia. We'll see beautiful views, huge sand dunes and a cold water spring with a river that leads to two small ponds. We'll then spend the night in a Ger.
Day 5 Khongoryn els Sand dune
We'll climb and hike to the top of the biggest sand dunes. There is an oasis near Khongor creek at the northern edge of the sand dune. The dunes make a sound like a plane engine on a windy day so it’s named as “Singing Dunes”. Also, if you wish, you may walk alongside the creek for about 10 kms. We arrange a camel riding trip on the real sand dunes.
Day 6 Bayan-zag flaming cliffs
We'll drive to Bayan-Zag(150kms).  When we arrive at Bayan-Zag, spend the night in the Ger.  Bayan-Zag means "rich in Saxaul Shrubs" is more commonly known as the "Flaming Cliffs" of Bayan-Zag, famous for the discovery of dinosaur fossils.
Day 7 Erdene-dalai village
We'll drive to the Erdenedalai village and stay over night in a Ger.
Day 8 Ulaanbaatar
We'll drive back to Ulaanbaatar


The difference between comfortable tour and budget tour relates primarily to the accommodation type. Within a budget tour all accommodation will be with a nomadic family in their Ger. While a comfortable tour includes accommodation at Ger camps which are similar to a 3-4 star hotel standard. Finally the Mid-Range tour mixes Comfortable and Budget, where you will stay some nights in the traditional Ger with a nomadic family and others in a Ger camp.

All price are per person per day

Tour type/number of people 2 pax 3 pax 4-6 pax 6-8 pax 8-10 pax 10-12 pax
Budget $159 $119 $99 $99 $99 $99
Midra-range $191 $161 $141 $141 $141 $141
Comfortable $229 $196 $176 $166 $166 $166
  • Driver + 4WD vehicle + Gas
  • English speaking tour guide/cook
  • National park entrance fee
  • Camel riding for an hour or longer regarding on guest’s request
  • Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Drinking water
  • All meal (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
  • Accommodation in UB
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Personal items
  • Tips for the driver and the guide
  • Alcohol and soft drinks