Karakorum & Elsen Tasarkhai Sands Tour 3 Days

Karakorum & Elsen Tasarkhai Sands Tour


By this tour you will see and do as much as possible in 3 days. Karakorum & Central Mongolian travel highlights the region’s fascinating history, sweeping scenic landscapes and nomadic culture.

– Including hours camel riding at Elsen Tasarkhai Sands
– Discover Erdene Zuu, built from the rubble of Genghis Khan’s capital
– Visit the home of a nomadic family in the Khustai National Park
– Meet wild horse in their natural habitat – learn about Takhi, wild horse, and other wildlife

Length: 3 days
Area: Central Mongolia
Type: private package tour
Climate & potential date: from early of April to beginning of November, each year
Difficulty: easier – moderate (No experience necessary. Trips suitable for most ages and abilities)
Distances: driving: 780 km

By days: Day1. Karakorum
Day2. Elsen Tasarkhai  Sands
Day3. Khustai National Park

We offer 2 different type of tour arrangements for our customers.

Standard Arrangement What is standard arrangement?
(Staying through the tourist ger camps) What is tourist ger camp?
530 USD for 1pax
320 USD p.p for 2pax
250 USD p.p for 3pax
220 USD p.p for 4pax
200 USD p.p for 5pax
190 USD p.p for 6pax
Single supplement: 40 usd
Included: 1 night in tourist ger camp, 1 night in the nomadic family, food service, land transportation, English speaking guide service, all entrance fees and Government charges, all activities costs, sleeping bag, mineral water
Not included: gratuities for staffs, personal expenses (extra some drinks, souvenir buying, locals concerts etc), travel insurance
Budget Arrangement What is budget arrangement?
(Staying in the local ger guesthouses) What is local ger guesthouse?
570 USD for 1pax
330 USD p.p for 2pax
250 USD p.p for 3pax
210 USD p.p for 4pax
180 USD p.p for 5pax
170 USD p.p for 6pax
Included: 2 nights in local ger guesthouse, land transportation, English speaking guide service, all entrance fees and Government charges, all activities costs, sleeping bag
Not included: food service, gratuities for staffs, personal expenses (extra some drinks, souvenir buying, locals concerts etc), travel insurance

Child policy: 0 – 3 years old baby free of charge. 4 – 12 years old child 30% discount (counted as 1pax)
Group policy: Up from 6pax please see our Group Service. Get better rate.
Discount policy: We always try to lower the our service prices by looking better solution for our customers. Here is several Discount Policy you can save until 10% that we can do on our best for our customers.

 ? Why food service not included in the Budget Arrangement? You can buy meals from local ger guesthouses by paying only 2 or 3 usd per meal. There is plenty of food shops on the way when you are touring. You can carry your own food from UB. It is nice you eat our own breakfast and then buy meals for lunch and dinner. Meals will be basic and usually cooked Mongolian traditional or Russian styled foods. Or you can get basic free kitchen belonings from us and cook yourself. more other Customers’ FAQs
Detailed Itinerary

Day1. Karakorum – former capital city of Genghis Khan

pick you up from your accommodation – drive to Karakorum /360 km/ – check-in to the local accommodation – half day Karakorum tour: Erdene Zuu Monastery, Karakorum Museum and Karakorum Open Museum and more… – dinner time – overnight in the local ger guesthouse

Karakorum, the capital of Great Mongolian State where today there is a small local township. In the history, the city of Karakorum was founded in 1220 in Orkhon River Valley by order of Genghis Khan and after collapsing of Yuan dynasty of Khuvilai Khan Min state’s invaders sacked the city and massacred its inhabitants in 1388 and ruined it.

wall of the Erdene Zuu Monastery & Turtle Rock inside of the Erdene Zuu Monastery Complex Imperial Map at Karakorum

Day2. Elsen Tasarkhai Sands – camel riding and visit to nomadic family

breakfast time – drive to Elsen tasarkhai /70 km/ – ride 2 humped camels – lunch time – drive to Khustai National Park /270 km/ – visit to nomadic family and enjoy their daily life and taste organic dairy products – dinner time – overnight in the nomadic family

Elsen Tasarkhai Sands is smaller sand dunes, several km long, continuously lies in the lowland of Khugnu Khan Mountain. Sand dunes represents landscape, climate & ecology of Gobi Desert, in this region.

Elsen Tasarkhai Sands & Khungu Khan Mountain view camel ride is fun in here

Day3. Khustai National Park- wild horses and nomadic family

breakfast time – drive to Khustai center – lunch time – search and explore wild horses in Khustai national park – drive to back to Khustai tourist camp – horseback riding – drive to Ulaanbaatar /76 km/ – transfer to your accommodation – end

National Park Khustai where re-introduction of the wild takhi horses (Przhevalsky’s horses) has taken place since 1992. Takhi is last wild horse subspecies surviving in the 21st century.

last wild horse takhi in Khustai National Park this day we will visit to the real nomadic family You will need benocular for looking other wild animals like deer etc

Our Booking is easy & complete in below 4 steps.

Step1:  Please carefully read our Contract Of Private Package Tour. Cancellation & other condition will be follow this contract.
Step2:  Send us your Booking Form (Only one of the group member’s Booking Form is fine. No need to send us all member’s booking forms)
Step3:  You will be received an Voucher & Invoice from us via email.
Step4:  Select payment method and pay the Payment.

  • Above prices are changeable by changing components (kind of services) of the itinerary.
  • This is a private tour and you or your travel buddies will be in the tour.
  • It is your responsibility to ensure you are in correct pick up location at correct time as stated on your booking form.
  • No smoking in travel vehicles.
Customers’ FAQ

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We have been providing high-quality sightseeing travel  at low prices for over 10 years. Read our customer Testimonials. You can also see ratings and reviews of our tours from real travelers on the tour/activity details page. more Customers’ FAQs

Please let us know should you have further inquiries! We are looking forward to assist you with organizing your stay in Mongolia and answering any questions you might have about this tour. We want your holiday experience in Mongolia to be as amazing as it is possible.

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