20 - 25 SEPTEMBER 2022 only USD $1895

Middle Gobi Motorcycle Trail

On this circular route of 4 days riding we travel more than 1000 km's and will visit the unusual granite mountain at "Baga Gazar" Chuluu, temple remains at "Ongi Khiid" and another beautiful mountain, "Zorgol Khairkhan" nearby the sand dunes at "Ovurburd Els". Most of the population in the countryside still live a nomadic or semi-nomadic existence, moving frequently with their herds of animals. In recent years many families have moved to the city, so we may ride for a considerable distance across the wild and beautiful land without encountering any people or vehicles.

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Riding Terrain and Facilities


The terrain includes hard pack, loose gravel, rock and sand. There may be some river crossings or muddy sections depending on how much it has rained. There are some fast tracks as well as more technical parts and off-road experience is required to participate.
Overnight accommodation is at traditional ger camps which are all located in wild and beautiful places. There will be shower and washing facilities as well as a restaurant and bar at each camp.

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Middle Gobi Motorbike Trail Map

Day By Day Itinerary


This itinerary is suitable for experienced riders with some off-road experience  

Arrive in   'Ulaanbaatar' and go to hotel. Evening meet the tour leader and rest of group for pre tour meeting. The meeting is about the day by day itinerary and safety issues. Overnight in hotel.

Make an early start to get out of Ulaanbaatar city and onto the road leading south to the Gobi. The road is black-topped for a while, then soon becomes a rough jeep track as it crosses the green rolling hills of Tuv (“Central”) Province. Ride on to   'Baga Gazriin Chuluu', a mountain of unusual granite rocks which are home to ibex,   'Marmots', steppe fox and plenty of   'Birds' of prey. Overnight ger camp.

Ride through "Mandalgov", the capital town of Dundgov Province and continue across the open rolling hills and steppe of  'Middle Gobi' to the rocky cliffs beside the "Ongii" river where the   'Ger Camp' is located. Overnight ger camp.

Ride northwards along the rough gravel tracks of Dundgov. Pass by   'Zorgol Khairkhan' , an area of big granite rock formations that resemble sleeping dinosaurs silhouetted against the sky. Overnight ger camp at   'Ovurburd Els'.

As we return to Ulaanbaatar, the landscape becomes gradually greener and more mountainous. Even close to the city people still live the   'Traditional Lifestyle' there are more horses and less camels than we encountered in the Gobi. We expect to arrive at around midday.  'Overnight hotel'.

Departure.

(Tour price is based on a group of 4 people. Motorbike rent cost USD $130 per day including fuel)



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about the tour

Tour Information:

This off-road motorbike tour in the provinces of Tuv ("Central") and Dundgov  ("Middle Gobi") is an excellent opportunity to experience Mongolia's vast grasslands and dramatic granite mountains.

The Middle Gobi region lies north of the true "Gobi Desert" and is an in-between region of fertile plains and dry desert-steppe with some sand dunes and desert vegetation.

Gobi Desert motorbike trail description:

  • This tour is classed as 80% off-road and is fully supported tour.

  • Accommodation on tour is always in ger camps (2/3 people sharing)

  • Available to hire: KTM 450 EXC '6 - DAYS'

  • Non riders are welcome to join any of our motorbike tours.

  • 100% fully guided motorcycle tour

  • This tour will run with a minimum of 4 people.

  • Hotel in UB based on sharing "TWIN" room.

  • Single hotel supplement $40 per night

The following items are included in the price of the tour:

  • All meals (except Ulaanbaatar) & bottled mineral water

  • 2 - nights hotel "Continental" sharing twin room

  • Traditional tourist "Ger" camps

  • Entrance Fees

  • Motorbike Tour Support Vehicle

  • All Transportation (except Airport Transfer)

  • Insurance (3rd party motorbike insurance)

  • English Speaking Guide

The following items will be in addition to the price of the tour:

  • International Flight

  • Visa Cost

  • Airport Transfers

  • Protective Motorbike Clothing

  • Motorbike hire (motorbike hire USD $130 per day including fuel)

  • Motorbike damage security deposit (fully refundable)

  • Alcohol and Soft Drinks

  • Travel Insurance

The places you will see along the way:

  • "Baga Gazariin" Chuluu

  • "Mandalgobi" Town

  • "Delgerkhangai" Village

  • "Ongii" Ruins

  • "Zorgol Khairkhan" Mountain

  • "Ovur Burd" Els

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what you will see

Tour Highlights

Baga Gazar, Mongolia
Location: Central Mongolia

Baga Gazriin Chuluu

'Baga Gazriin' Chuluu is a dramatic and unusual granite rock formation which lies at an altitude of 1751 meters.The mountain is 15 km long and 10 km wide and is home to wild sheep and ibex.

Ongii Temple
Location: Central Mongolia

Ongii Hiid

At "Ongii Hiid" are the ruins of two buddhist monasteries, one on either side of the Ongii river. They were destroyed during anti-religious purges in 1939.

Riding KTM's Mongolia
Location: Central Mongolia

Middle Gobi

'Middle Gobi', province is mainly steppe with some mountain regions, becoming part of the desert zone further south. There is a large variety of birds, animals and wild plants.

Middle Gobi Motorcycle Video

The circular route of 4 days covers over 1000 km's of open steppe, rocky mountains and desert plains. Mostly the trail follows rough jeep tracks, but we do ride a little distance on tarmac and a new road linking Ulaanbaatar to the "Gobi Desert" has recently been completed which we travel on at the end of the last day.



"The motorbikes were perfectly prepared. And the choice of the motorbike type (KTM EXC450 Six-Days) couldn´t be better. The best available bike for off-road experience! The route of the first day was very interesting and challenging."

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