Lake Ugii, Tsenkher hot spring, Orkhon Valley, Ongi Temple, Khongor  Sand Dunes 10 days

It is about 120 km from Tsenkher hot spring to Lake Ugii. Located in Ugii Village, Arkhangai Province. Lake Ugii is home to 170 species of birds and about 20 species of fish. Typical lakes in Arkhangai, which boast abundant water sources, include Lake Ugi and Lake Terhiin tsagaan. Both are designated by the Ramsar Convention to protect the important habitat of waterfowl, and many migratory birds such as swans, demoiselle cranes, and red-crowned cranes descend every year. One of the largest lakes in Mongolia. You can also go sightseeing on the board. There is a ger camp around the lake, which is convenient for accommodation and meals. You can do bird watching, hiking and fishing.

The capital of Arkhangai, about 11 hours by land from Ulaanbaatar to the west. Furthermore, there is a natural hot spring in the back. An open-air bath in the grassland called Ogodaihan's hidden hot spring. It has been selected as one of the 100 hot springs in the world. Its source is 86 ° C, and it is a natural grassland hot spring that flows directly from the source, boasting an abundant amount of hot water. It has been selected as one of the 100 best hot springs in the world. It is one of the tourist destinations in Central Mongolia that people who like hot springs should keep in mind. You can observe the stars at night while taking an open-air bath. A place suitable for horseback riding experiences and nomadic visits. You can also observe alpine plants in the Khangai Mountains and study living things.

There are many other attractions in Mongolia besides the prairie. Among them, the cultural landscape area called Orkhon Valley has many archaeological sites and historic sites, and the most famous is the Karakorum archaeological site. When the Mongolian and Turkish nomads who had lived in Mongolia for a long time founded the country, they chose the capital as the Orkhon River basin. Genghis Khan has also ordered the establishment of the capital of the Mongol Empire there. The city of Karakorum was built in 1235 by the order of Genghis Khan and is famous for being temporarily the center of the world. Erdenezuu, one of the world heritage sites in Mongolia, the ruins of Kharkhorin. Suddenly appearing in the prairie, the ruins are a group of temples with a long history in Mongolia, with a total of 108 high-impact white pagoda and outer walls left surrounding the Buddhist temple. The "Karakorum History Museum" was constructed by tortoise canyon, a joint project of the Mongolian Cabinet and JICA, and Japanese ODA, which is a short walk from the ruins.

Ongi Temple is located in Saihan ovoo County, the same province. The two temples on the north and south sides of the Ongi River are collectively called the Ongi Temple. It is considered to be one of the largest temples in Mongolia. Ongi Temple was built in 1660. At that time, the site was huge with about 30 temples and 4 large temples. It is also said that there were about 1000 monks. During the socialist era, Onggi Temple was viewed as taboo and was completely destroyed in 1939. Many monks were victims of the Great Purge. After democratization, several monks returned to the temple and began talking about Buddhism. Currently, one temple has been completely rebuilt. Traces of temples still remain around the temple. The Ongi archaeological site is located approximately 18 km south of the village of Saikan Ovoo.

 It is a place known all over the world for finding dinosaur eggs and fossils. For the first time, this area became known around the world by American Andres in the 1920s. Andres unearthed some dinosaur fossils and eggs from here, which are currently on display at the largest museum in the United States. It is also famous for the many rare things found in this area that prove that humans have lived there for millions of years. If you look carefully, you may find fossil fragments of dinosaurs.

The Gobi Desert in southern Mongolia. Most of the desert is covered with pebbles and shrubs, but if you run close to 200.q from South Gobi, you will suddenly see a large sand dune. .. The height of this sand dune, which continues like a mountain and looks up forever, is about 50 meters or more. It is a rare terrain with sandy meadows, grass and short trees, and small rivers. We often see camels trekking with tourists on board. This course is to enjoy the moving scenery in this large sand dune, which is said to be 1 in Mongolia. Of course, the gel where you can see the large sand dunes of the accommodation. Staying in the wilderness, with no man-made objects as far as the eye can see, makes you forget about your daily life. You can feel the nature of Mongolia by taking a leisurely stroll through the dunes and gazing at the starry sky at night.

Gobigorban There is a beautiful place called Yoliin am on Mt. Saihan. Yolin Am means "Valley of the Eagle" in Mongolian. Certainly, an eagle is flying over the valley, and you can understand this place name. The altitude of the valley is as high as 2200m, and snow remains around here even in early summer. As expected, the valley is melted in midsummer but without snow, and it feels cool and comfortable. On a hot summer day, walking through the ice in the valley is interesting. There are also wild sheep and goats, wolves, gobi bears, bald and wild donkeys.


Point of departure


Tour code


Travel days

10 Days

Available period of travel

From 01 Jun

Reservation method

Book online

Local tour price
Per Person


Minimum number of participants

From 1 person

Local guide

English Guide

Name of a city

Transportation facilities

Main schedule

First day




Dedicated car

Enjoy your flight trip. After arriving at Ulaanbaatar ,Mongolia a local English speaking staff will meet you. We will guide you to the hotel in the city  

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Dinner

the 2nd day



Lake Ugii

Dedicated car


After breakfast, depart from Ulaanbaatar for Lake Ugii (about 5 hours), located in Ugi village, Arkhangai province. Lake Uggy is home to 170 species of birds and about 20 species of fish. One of the largest lakes in Mongolia. You can also go sightseeing on the board. Overnight at a ger camp around the lake. You can do bird watching, hiking and fishing.

Accommodation: Ger camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3


Lake Ugii

Tsenkher Hot spring

Dedicated car

Moved to Tsenkher hot spring, which has a natural hot spring, in Arkhangai Province, which is called "Flower Garden" . About 3 hours.

Upon arrival, visit the nomadic Ger.

Horseback riding experience. After receiving an explanation from a nomad, he experienced horseback riding with his beloved horse. Depart for the grasslands. Enjoy the horseback riding experience.

Please enjoy the open-air bath of nature.

Accommodation: Ger camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

4th day


Tsenkher hot spring

Karakorum Ruins


Dedicated car

After breakfast , move to the Karakorum ruins by private car . About 2 hours. After arriving in Karakorum, tour the world heritage site of Karakorum.

Accommodation: Ger camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5



Ongi Temple

Dedicated car

After breakfast, drive south towards Central Mongolia. After arriving at Ongi Temple , take a break.

Visit the temple.

Accommodation: Ger camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6


Ongi Temple



Dedicated car


In the morning, head to Bayanzag , located in South Gobi . Andrews first discovered a fossil layer of dinosaur bones and recorded the first dinosaur egg in 1922.

Accommodation: Ger camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7


Khongor sand dunes

Dedicated car

Head to the Khongor Els , the largest and most spectacular dunes in Mongolia . The dunes are known as "singing sandy beaches" and reach a height of 80m from the plain and extend to a length of about 180km. The spectacular dunes are surrounded by lush vegetation supported by a small river named Khongor. Hiking and sliding in the dunes. Visit camel breeding families and experience short camel riding.

Accommodation: Ger camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

8th day

Khongor dunes

Yolin Am Valley

Dedicated car

Enjoy your car trip.

To the Yolin Am Valley in South Gobi . About 5 hours.

Afternoon tour of the Yolin Am Valley and the Gobi Nature Museum.

The valley is a place where thick glacier layers and stunning green meadows coexist. Waterfalls may appear from the top of the rock during summer rains. It is also famous for being able to see a wide variety of animals and plants up close.

Accommodation: Ger camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9

Yolin Am Valley



Dedicated car

Morning: Fly from the city of Daran zadgad in South Gobi to Ulaanbaatar . About 1.5 hours.

Afternoon: Ulaanbaatar city tour. Gandan Temple, Dinosaur Museum, Genghis Khan Square, Zaisan Hill, etc.

Watch the performance by the Mongolian Traditional Music Symphony Orchestra at 18:00.

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10


Dedicated car

After breakfast, drive to Airport by private car. Departure.
Thank you for choosing us.

Meals: Breakfast

The above process and time may change locally depending on the weather and road congestion on the day. In that case, please be aware of this in advance and follow the instructions of the local staff.
* Meals may change for box lunch or hotel / restaurant / ger
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Additional Information
  • The above charges are for one person. Depending on the number of participants, you can participate with a great rate plan.
  • You will be stay in a standard 3-4 star hotels in Ulaanbaatar and a tourist ger camp , shower and other useful services (2-4 people per ger) in the countryside. 
  • If one person uses one hotel room, an additional charge of 40USD per night will be charged.
  • There is an additional charge for single use of Tourist Camp Ger. It is 25 USD per night.
  • A professional English speaking guide and a professional driver will guide you!
  • The vehicle will be a dedicated vehicle that applies to the number of people.
  • Meal conditions: As stated in the itinerary (standard 3 courses) .
  • The contents of sightseeing and meals to be provided may change due to local circumstances such as the weather and the postponement of airplane.
  • We also accept requests for additional stays, private guides, private cars, etc., as well as hotel designation and upgrades.
    * Please contact us at the time of application.
  • Additional reservations for Mongolian air tickets are possible. If you wish, please press the Mongolian low-cost airline ticket .
  • Based on the dates of this tour, you can make arrangements such as extending your stay or adding more places to visit. Please feel free to contact us.

Application deadline


When applying for a tour, please make a reservation at least 15 days before departure (excluding holidays). If you apply for a tour after that, we will reply to the customer once before making arrangements, and we will start making arrangements after confirming that we can contact you reliably. If the departure date is 7 days or later, we will do our best to accommodate you, so please contact us. (Please note that the cancellation charge will be charged 10 days in advance.) Please check the usage guide before applying.

Price remarks


This course is for 2 people or more, but it is possible for 1 person to apply. In that case, an additional charge for one person and an additional charge for a single room will be incurred. Please inquire about the price for one person before applying.

Method of payment

After making a reservation by email and phone, we will send a travel confirmation and invoice to your email . After confirming the invoice, you will transfer 50% of the travel fee to our Mongolian bank account. After confirming payment, it will be an official reservation. The 50% balance will be transferred to our bank account before the start of your trip.

What’s included in the Price?
  • Meals and service charges stated in the travel itinerary
  • Accommodation and service charges stated in the travel itinerary
  • Sightseeing fee ,english speaking guide fee , admission fee stated in the travel itinerary
  • Domestic or local baggage transportation charges

What’s Not included in the Price?

  • Round-trip international air ticket or international train fare
  • Optional tour price and single supplement
  • Overseas travel insurance www.WorldNomads.com
  • Mongolian Visa fee
  • Alcoholic drinks such as beer and liquor

Cancellation fee


  • 20% cancellation charge for all tours cancelled 8-10 business days before arrival.
  • 30% cancellation charge for all tours cancelled 5-7 business days before arrival
  • 40% cancellation charge for all tours cancelled 2-4 business days before arrival.
  • 50% cancellation charge for all tours cancelled 1 business day before arrival.
  • 100% cancellation charge for all tours cancelled the day of arrival.
 Transportation All clients will be met at the airport on arrival and taken to the airport for departure. We provide vehicles and a driver according to the size of group ( tour bus,sedan, van or jeep).
Guide All group tour arrangements ( groups of two or more) include the exclusive service of English (or Russian, Japanese, Spanish and German) speaking guide. Guides for other languages are available upon request.