MOTORCYCLE TOUR

Tour date: 2019 May - August / Duration: 10 days, 9 nights

  Enjoy the amazing contrast of solitary gobi desert and mountain scenery whilst experiencing the nomadic way of life. Climb on your favorite motorcycle and ride through South and Central on this 10-day motorcycle adventure: Eagle Valley, Flaming cliff, and  Orkhon valley. You will have good combination riding both for off and on road from the soft golden sand dune to the Karakorum, the 13th-century Mongolian capital. With exceptional good logistics, experienced team and local knowledge, we can take care of your comfort and pleasure. This is tour provides a complete package for the traveler, where every single aspect of the tour is taken care of.

  Tour name

 MOTORCYCLE TOUR

  Tour date

 2019 May-August

  Duration

 10 days, 9 nights

  Tour level

 Specialized

  Transportation

 Motorcycle, 4x4 or minivan

  Tour highlight

  • The Gobi, longest sand dune of Mongolia
  • Grand natural beauty of Eagle valley - Ice glacier mountain cliff
  • Enjoy the taste of traditional barbeque
  • Soak in the healing hot spa with natural minerals
  • See the sight “very first dinosaur eggs in the world have been discovered”
  • Uncomparable experience of visiting nomad family
  • Camel riding along the sand dune
  • See Mongolian ancient biggest monastery and hear the slow  rhythm of monks chanting

 

TOUR PROGRAM

Grand crossing of Mongolia 2019

Day 1.    Arrival – city tour

Day 2.    Baga gazriin chuluu

Day 3.    Eagle valley

Day 4.    Khongor sand dune

Day 5.    Bayanzag

Day 6.    Ongi temple  

Day 7.    Orkhon valley          

Day 8.     Tsenkher hot spa        

Day 9.     Karakorum

Day 10.   Departure

ACCOMMODATION – Hotel 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE – 22 km 

ULAANBAATAR – CITY TOUR

  You will meet our travel group in the arrival hall at Chinggis Khan International airport to take you to the centrally located hotel, and check into your room.

  Relax a bit before we head to the Bogd khan palace museum to explore the core history of Mongolian independence. The residence of the last king and queen will display interesting architecture, the political and religious history of Mongolia.

 

ACCOMMODATION  – Tourist camp 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE – 260 km

BAGA GAZRIIN CHULUU                                                          

  On our second day, ride to the granite formation Baga Gazriin Chuluu, surrounded by flat plains. 

  Around the mountain valley, there are a number of sites to see such as a rocky ravine and Jargalant cave.

  By exploring the granite area, we will take you to the locally worshipped spring for the eyes. Many believe if you wife your eyes with this mineral water, it is good for eyesight.

  Explore the ruin of the old temple dating back to the 17th century. You might see the rock inscription written by the two monks who used to settle and meditate here.

ACCOMMODATION  – Tourist camp 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE – 330 km on road + 70 km off road             

  • Riding distance – 330 km on road /07:00 start time/5 hours riding

 YOL VALLEY

  Let's continue the riding. After two hours on-road riding all riding will be off-road Our destination is Yol Valley which nestles within the Gobi Gurvan Saikhan mountain. Yol Valley is a unique natural oasis set in Gobi Gurvan Saikhan Mountain range with the thick corridor of ice glacier and a deep shaded gorge. It remains frozen almost the entire year except for late summer.

  After arrival at the gorge, we will hike for around 2 hours through this picturesque area. The shadowed depth of Eagle Valley, circle grown juniper and beds of wildflowers give astonishing fragrance while you follow the narrow river as it flows softly through the gorge.  Enjoy spotting bearded vulture, the highest flying bird and some other species of rare birds of the country.

 

ACCOMMODATION  – Tourist camp 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE – 130 km off road + 70km on road 

  • Riding distance – 70 km riding on road /07:00 start time/4 hours riding

 KHONGOR SAND DUNE

   Come to Khongor sand dunes, the longest sand dune which continues for 130 km. This must-see the site is well known as Singing Dune due to its airplane engine like sound. Khongor sand dunes are the biggest ones in Mongolia reaching 300 meters high.

  Hop on a two-humped camel and ride along the sand dune by observing the nearest camel breeding nomads. Gobi people take tremendous pride in their motherland and its wonders.

  The Khongoryn River flows along the sand dunes and gives birth to an oasis called Seruun Bulag. Spending time seeing dawn and sunset is something you won’t forget with the ever-changing colors.

 

 

ACCOMMODATION  – Tourist camp 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE – 60 km off-road + 100km on road

  • Riding distance – 100 km on road /09:00 start time/ 4 hour riding

 BAYANZAG

 Today, head to one of the most popular archaeological sites Bayanzag put Mongolia on the map of international adventure seekers. Did you know that the very first dinosaur eggs were discovered in Mongolia 1922?

  Then, let's walk around where dinosaur once roamed 70 million years ago. It is better known as the flaming cliffs so named by an American zoologist Roy Andrew Chapman. Take a photograph of the surrounding nature.

  Don’t forget to taste the traditional barbeque in the evening. This unique way of cooking the meat is used special techniques with hot stone.

  After lunch, explore Erdene Khamba Temple, the hidden gem of Khugnu Khan mountain. Enjoy stories and legends of this special place from our knowledgeable tour guide.

 

ACCOMMODATION  – Tourist camp 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE – 50 km off-road + 100km on road        

  • Riding distance – 100 km on road /10:00 start time/4 hour riding

  ONGI TEMPLE RUIN

  Today lets head to Ongi Temple Ruins via the Ongi steppe. One of the energetic places in the Gobi, the monastery ruins was the largest religious center for about 300 years. Here the monastery complex faced the Communist repression of the 1930s. and they almost destroyed all 28 temples where 1,000 monks were living. Walk closer and imagine the real hustle and bustle of Buddhist monks and their dedicated place of worship.

  If you get up early, you will have a chance to see some wild animals such as wild sheep, steppe wolf, Asian wild ass, and black-tailed gazelle.   

 

ACCOMMODATION  – Tourist camp 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE –  200 km off-road + 80km on road

  • Riding distance – 80 km on road /8:00 start time/ 3 hour riding

 ORKHON VALLEY

  Early in the morning, Move from Gobi steppe zone into Mountain zone. The whole day of riding.

  Today we reach a spectacular region of volcanic craters and rushing streams. Visit Temeen chuluu, ancient burial sites.   

  Stop at Bayanaa’s family, a local ger wood expert, where you will experience the assembling of Ger structure. Here you will have the opportunity to participate in assembling a ger wooden structure.  Have lunch with Bayanaa’s family.

 

ACCOMMODATION  – Tourist camp 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE – 70 km off-road + 60km on road

  • Riding distance – 60 km on road /9:00 start time/ 3 hour riding

TSENKHER HOT SPA

  Ride through the high forest Mountain road and in the afternoon come to Tsenkher Hot Spa. Sliding into the sulfur-rich spa after a long day is one of life’ little luxuries. Since it is considered one of the healing hot springs in Mongolia, there is nothing compared between soaking in the restorative water with an open-air view.

  Curative springs with 86 degrees assist in treating a range of health issues like soothing rheumatism and reducing the stress. It's surrounded with many mountains and covered with forests of pines and lush meadows where many nomads live closely with one another and their yaks, while horses roam freely!

 

ACCOMMODATION  – Tourist camp 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner/

DISTANCE – 330 km on, off road    

  • Riding distance – 40 km off road + 100km on road /7:00 start time/4 hours riding

 KARAKORUM 

  After breakfast, it is off to the Karakorum, former capital of the great Mongolian empire. This is the location where Chinggis Khan and his successors ruled the 13th-century Mongolian empire.

  When we arrive at the Karakorum, you will see first the massive wall of Erdenezuu Monastery, the oldest monastery which is surrounded by 108 stupas.  Enjoy visiting the Erdenezuu Monastery which was established on the base of the ancient ruin of Karakorum.

  In the evening come back to UB. We invite you to the farewell dinner. Choose your own ingredients from a great variety of choice meats, seafood, fresh vegetables, and spices. Enjoy watching how the expert grillers prepare your food on a 6000 7 feet long grill.


 

 

 

MEAL INCLUDED – /Breakfast /

DISTANCE – 22 km

ULAANBAATAR

  After a delicious breakfast at the hotel, it would be time to say goodbye the land of nomads and head to the airport, armed with an enriching experience and memories to last a lifetime.

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What is included

 

  • Help before you go – We will answer all your questions, give you advice. We are gonna make sure you get constant support and make your authentic trip to Mongolia completely stress-free.
  • Personal airport pickup service – Our “Agar Discovery” team will be there to greet you in the traditional Mongolian way at Chinggis khan international airport or train station after your long flight and take you to your new accommodation.
  • 10 days of interesting activities – City Orientation, Camel riding at a golden sand dune, visit of Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National park, camel riding along the sand dune, the experience of nomad family everyday activity, Traditional Mongolian barbeque
  • 9 nights accommodation – 2 nights of twin room in hotel *** at Ulaanbaatar city, 1 night of twin room in a local hotel,  6 nights in Tourist ger camp in the countryside,
  • Group leader –English speaking group leader from the moment you step off the plane. Both are awesome motorcycle guide and company driver will support you during the tour.
  • Full board meals –  Breakfast + 9, Lunch + 9, Dinner 9
  • All entrance fees – Museum, local sights, National parks and protected areas according to the program
  • All transport: A support car with a mechanic, motorcycle renting
  • Fuel:
  • Visa invitation letter – If you need an invitation letter for your visa, we will help you to send
  • Water: 2 bottled water each day

What is not included

 

  • International airfare - Our clients are advised to get their international plane ticket or train ticket on their own.
  • Travel Insurance- Our customers are advised to get travel insurance before traveling to Mongolia.
  • Single room supplement – Single room supplement is available at 50$ for one night.
  • Optional excursions - If you are interested more adventure on each day, we will recommend you to possibilities. Prices may vary depending on the customer’s choice. 
  • Personal equipment - such as snacks, alcoholic drinks, souvenirs, laundry,  tips, and any extras

Testimonials

Alex Dobson

I thought the trip was great. Overall it was well. Philosophia comprehensam eam ad. Pro an quem dolores instructior, sed ei verear mediocrem, ad tantas epicurei cum.

Alex Dobson A Taste of China
Jessica Henwick

I thought the trip was great. Overall it was well. Philosophia comprehensam eam ad. Pro an quem dolores instructior, sed ei verear mediocrem, ad tantas epicurei cum. Eu per sutu constituto, ad dicant interpretea utrei.

Jessica Henwick A Tour of Maldives
Jessica Henwick

I thought the trip was great. Overall it was well. Philosophia comprehensam eam ad. Pro an quem dolores instructior, sed ei verear mediocrem, ad tantas epicurei cum. Eu per sutu constituto, ad dicant interpretea utrei.

Jessica Henwick A Taste of China

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