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Gobi Traverse

Starts: Mainz, Mongolia
Finishes: Mainz, Mongolia

Tour Type: Small Group

Accommodation: Moderate

Overview

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The Great Gobi Desert is a treasure chest full of astonishing surprises that draw in the most avid travellers, explorers and scientists. This unique trekking and camping itinerary was developed with locals - people intimate with every corner of the places we visit on this remarkable journey. Our explorations will take us to some unique and untouched places amid this vast wilderness to see ancient rock engravings that depict civilizations inhabiting the earth hundreds of thousands of years ago at Bichigt Khad; the largest sandunes in Mongolia at Khongoriin Els; ancient dinosaur relics at Bugiin Tsav; and the Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National Park containing the Valley of Yol, with solid ice formations even in the heat of the Gobi summer. In true nomadic style we ride through the desert on camel back with local herdsmen and enjoy the famous hospitality of local nomadic people.

Highlights

    • Marvel at the spectacular Gobi Desert
    • Explore the capital Ulaanbaatar before setting off into the steppe
    • Trek in the Altai Mountain Range
    • Camp in remote National Parks and sleep in traditional nomadic gers
    • View ancient rock engravings at Bichigt Khad
    • Ride camels on the Khongoriin Els Sand Dunes, Mongolia's largest dunes
    • Fossick for dinosaur fossils at Bugiin Tsav

Trip Details

The Trip

Product Code: 133958
Tour Type: Small Group
Accommodation: Moderate
Transport: Private & Local (Public)##Private & Local (Public)
Guide Language: Engligh

Starts: Mainz, Mongolia
Finishes: Mainz, Mongolia
Duration: 15 days
Physical rating: Basic

Includes

  • Explore unique and untouched places as you trek, camel ride and enjoy the famous hospitality of local nomadic people of the Great Gobi Desert

Excludes

  • Sleeping bag – this can be hired in Mongolia for approx US$20
  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry and postage
  • Beverages
  • Additional transport required due to any emergency situation
  • International airfares and departure taxes
  • Visa costs
  • Travel Insurance (compulsory)

Price

Price person (sharing double) $3,899 ($260/day)

Deposit:

$400 per person for bookings made 90 days or more prior to departure

Full Amount for bookings made less than 90 days prior to departure

Cancellation: Super Strict

Trip Notes

Price does not include airfare (to the Trip start & from the end location)

Trip Price generally includes accommodation, transport/transfer, activities, services of a professional guide & more. (Please refer to the include/excludes section for details)

Tour packages spare you the hassles of trip planning, a la carte booking, organizing and managing the logistics at a foreign location.

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Tour Operator

World Expeditions

In recognition of our environmental policies, we are the only Travel Company ever to be fully endorsed by the Wilderness Society in Australia. In 2001, we received the National Travel Industry’s Environmental Achievement Award, presented by WWF Australia, for our responsible tourism policies. 

In addition, we create excellent adventures! Our trips have featured in the world’s most prestigious magazines and newspapers including: OUTSIDE magazine, both National Geographic Adventure & National Geographic Traveler magazine, Wanderlust, The Sunday Times, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, The Age, The Sunday Telegraph (UK) plus much more..

In Business Since 1975

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