Trip Length: 9 days/8 nights.
Trip Type: Moderate.
Tour Code: SMT-MB-9D
Meeting/Departure Points: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
Group size: 3-4 adults or more participants.
Season: Daily, June-Sept.
Total Distance: approx. 1500kms/932miles.
Average daily distance: 60-100kms (37-62miles)
Road Category: Off Road.
Weight Limit: 15kgs (33lbs)
Number of days cycling: 6
Airfare Included: No.
Tour Customizable: Yes
Tour Highlights: Upon your arrival in Ulaanbaatar, meet Samar Magic Tours team. 9 days fully supported biking tour includes 6 days of biking to Karakorum. Led by our experienced guides start off at the Ulaanbaatar city to the northern fringes of the Amarbayasgalant monastery and traverse the Central Steppes to beautiful Ogii Lake. Cycling into vast valleys where nomadic horsemen whose lives still revolve around domesticated yaks and camels. Bike route mainly runs on smooth, hard pack surfaces with a number of knee-deep river crossings. Cycle along the Orkhon river to reach Karakorum - the first capital of the Mongolian Empire of Genghis Khan. Enjoy hundreds of miles of trails that the Samar Magic Tours has to offer. Wind your way through steppes, mountain passes and beautiful valleys which are home to numerous nomadic families and clear mountain lakes and streams. Meeting nomadic people, staying in a traditional tent, seeing grasslands and beautiful vistas.
Experience a Camping Trip with Off Road-We're passionate about camping and have enhanced the experience of sleeping under the stars with the finest camping gear, irresistible cuisine and expert Leaders and Camp Assistants who make your trip carefree. Your tour involves some days of travelling off the beaten track, with long road journeys by mountain bike with 4WD Vans' support over difficult terrain. Mountain bike across Mongolia in one adventure filled Journey. Our Mountain Biking tours are fully supported with back-up vehicles, tents, cook, a good food and friendly staff. Non riders are welcome to join this Mountain Bike Tour to the Natural Wonders of Central Mongolia.
The Best Time to Travel to Mongolia: The travel season begins in June, when the tourist Gers camps start opening. July and August are the peaks tourist season. September is autumn.
Upon your arrival in Ulaanbaatar, meet Samar Magic Tours team. (D)
Ulaanbaatar-Amarbayasgalant monastery. (B)(L)(D)
Cycle to Uran-Togoo Tulga Uul Natural Park. (B)(L)(D)
Cycle to Lake Ogii. (B)(L)(D)
Cycle along the Orkhon river valley to Karakorum. (B)(L)(D)
Cycle & drive back to Ulaanbaatar. (B)(L)(D)
Departure Mongolia. Tour Ends(B)
|Daily, mid-May-Sept.||Hotel 3*||Hotel 4*||Hotel 5*|
|+10 persons||$ 1,453 or 1,342 €||(Click here to enquire or book)||(Click here to enquire or book)|
|3-9 persons||$ 1,599 or 1,477 €||(Click here to enquire or book)||(Click here to enquire or book)|
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|Individual Supplement||$ 179 or 166 €||(Click here to enquire or book)||(Click here to enquire or book)|
2016/17 Land tour costs per person in $ US or in Euros (€), based on double or twin standard room from (11 days, excluding flights) - (Click here to enquire or book)
Free: If you have a group of 16 persons (15 paying persons + 1 free, based on twin/double standard room: 8) Excluding flights, and the single room at hotels in Ulaanbaatar city.
2 nights at selected hotel in Ulaanbaatar, based on twin standard room.
6 nights in the tourist camps, based on twin Gers.
2 nights camping, based in twin tents, including all camping equipment.
Food as indicated (B-breakfast, L-lunch, D-dinner).
Cook plus all camping materials, tent, kitchen equipment.
All transportation on 4WD Vans' support including the petrol.
Services of English speaking guide.
Entrance fees to the all specified protected areas, national parks, museums, and the monasteries.
One Mongolian traditional folk songs concert.
Enjoy baths and relaxing in Tsenkher Hot Spa (1hr).
Visit nomadic families.
Accommodation in Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar: hotel, 3*, hotel, 4*, hotel, 5* (2 nights).
Amarbayasgalant monastery: Tourist Gers camp (1 night).
Uran-Togoo Tulga Uul Natural Park: Tourist Gers camp (1 night).
Lake Ogii: Tourist Gers camp (1 night).
Karakorum: Tourist Gers camp (1 night).
Tsenkher Hot Spa: Tourist Gers camp (1 night).
Elsen Tasarkhai sand dunes: Tourist Gers camp (1 night).
Rest of the nights in route: Camping in tents (2 nights).
What's Not Included?
Flights and occasional flight delays or cancellation.
Mineral water (*you need to buy it in Ulaanbaatar, prior to departure to the countryside).
Any rescue costs or costs of early departure.
Changing of date of departure from Ulaanbaatar.
The traveler is responsible for having proper travel documents, such as a valid passport, proper visa, the necessary passport pictures, and the International airfares.
Items of personal nature such as gratuities to porters at hotels, telephone / telex / fax charges, laundry, beverages, meals, optional activities, and services not specified in the itinerary.
Any circumstances beyond of our control, such as the imposition of quarantine restrictions, weather conditions, etc.