The Gobi is a large desert region in Asia. It covers parts of southern Mongolia. The desert basins of the Gobi are bounded by the Altai Mountains and the grasslands and steppes of Mongolia on the north, by the Taklamakan Desert to the West, by the Hexi Corridorand Tibetan Plateau to the southwest, and by the North China Plain to the southeast. During this short tour, you will discover a lot about Mongolia such as three different zones of Gobi desert, central Mongolian mountain steppes and forested mountains with their rapid current, clear rivers, fresh water lakes, flower carpeted lands and basalt covered valleys.
In the mid-13th century, Karakorum was a happening place. Chinggis Khaan established a supply base here and his son Ögedei ordered the construction of a proper capital, a decree that attracted traders, dignitaries and skilled workers from across Asia and even Europe.
Around the Ulaanbaatar tour. It can help to discover city.
We will drive about 5 hours to the Mongol els. There is located 80 km long sand dunes and rocky mountain on the back side. Host family will welcome us and you can help them to prepare for tomorrow. Today`s evening we will have big dinner with host family`s members…
Every year, on the southern edge of the Siberian forest, Lake of Mongolia – Lake Khovsgol – freezes over. The ice forms to a depth of five foot creating an extraordinary winter playground. The nomadic reindeer herders from the north, the Tsaatan, join local residents to celebrate the winter, with traditional games and races over two days.