Northern Mongolia Loop

Discover Mongolia's Hidden Gems: From Ancient Monasteries to the Pristine Khuvsgul Lake

01 Start

Embark on an exhilarating 14-day offroad adventure through Northern Mongolia’s landscapes. Experience the thrill of traversing diverse terrains, from serene lakes and ancient monasteries to vast sand dunes and majestic volcanoes. This tour offers a unique blend of cultural immersion and outdoor adventure, perfect for those seeking a true Mongolian escapade.

1.1 Why choose this tour?

  • Diverse Landscapes: Traverse Northern Mongolia’s rich terrains, from serene lakes and majestic volcanoes to expansive sand dunes and historic sites.
  • Cultural Immersion: Visit ancient monasteries, engage in local traditions, and experience the heart of Mongolian culture.
  • Adventure and Relaxation: Enjoy a perfect blend of thrilling activities and serene moments, from hiking and kayaking to hot springs and wildlife observation.

02 Overview

  • Style: Self-Drive
  • Terrain: Asphalt, Dirt Tracks
  • Tour Level: 2

Our tour levels are graded from 1 (easy) to 5 (challenging), with each level reflecting the complexity and challenge based on multiple factors.



14 Days

3,000 KM

03 Itinerary

a group of people riding a bicycle in front of the Government Palace in Ulaanbaatar

Day Arrival and Exploration in Ulaanbaatar

  • Hotel
  • Discover the vibrant culture and history of Mongolia's bustling capital.

Day Adventure in Northern Selenge Province

  • Camping or Ger Camp
  • Engage in horse riding or kayaking amidst stunning natural beauty.

Day Spiritual Journey to Amarbayasgalant Monastery

  • Camping or Ger Camp
  • Experience the tranquility of one of Mongolia's most revered monasteries.

Day Discover Khuvsgul Lake

  • Camping or Ger Camp
  • Enjoy hiking and horseback riding in the pristine national park.

Day Aquatic Adventures at Khuvsgul Lake

  • Camping or Ger Camp
  • Opt for a kayaking adventure or a serene boat tour on Mongolia's Blue Pearl.

Day Serenity at Tunamal Lake

  • Camping
  • Relax and soak in the untouched beauty of Tunamal Lake.

Day Thrill at Northern Sand Dunes Altan Els

  • Camping
  • Explore the breathtaking expanse of the Altan Els sand dunes.

Day Blissful Bayan Lake at Bor Khyariin Els

  • Camping
  • Unwind by the picturesque Bayan Lake set amidst stunning sand dunes.

Day Conquer Khorgo Volcano

  • Camping or Ger Camp
  • Hike to the summit of the Khorgo Volcano for panoramic views.

chairs in a room with a hot spring

Day Relaxation at Tsenkher Hot Springs

  • Camping or Ger Camp
  • Soak in the rejuvenating waters of Tsenkher Hot Springs.

Day History and Heritage in Kharkorum

  • Hotel or Ger Camp
  • Visit the historic monastery and museum in Mongolia's ancient capital.

Day Camel Ride in Mini Gobi Elsen Taserkhai

  • Camping or Ger Camp
  • Experience a camel ride across the scenic dunes of Mini Gobi.

Day Wildlife Wonders at Khustai National Park

  • Camping or Ger Camp
  • Observe wild horses and deer in their natural habitat.

the skyline of Ulaanbaatar with buildings and grass

Day Farewell in Ulaanbaatar

  • Hotel
  • Conclude your adventure with more exploration in the capital.

04 Contact Us

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What's Included

5.1 Basics

Dive into the heart of Mongolia with effortless ease, as we meticulously handle every detail for an adventure filled with wonder and devoid of hassle!

  • Luxury 4×4 vehicles
  • Curated activities on the route
  • 24/7 remote support
  • Comprehensive route maps
  • Premium camping gear

Our mission is to strip away the burdens of travel logistics, allowing you to plunge into the adventure and cultural immersion that Mongolia offers, with every detail finely tuned to elevate your journey into the extraordinary!

5.2 Car

Feel confident driving anywhere in Mongolia with our rugged and reliable range of off-road cars. We offer a variety of models; choose the one that suits you best.


Land Cruiser 76

Land Cruiser 250

5.4 Not Included

5.3 Not Included

We aim to make your trip as easy and enjoyable as possible, and we’re always on hand to answer questions or provide assistance. However, please note that you will need to manage your own food and fuel needs during the journey.

5.3 Accommodation

5.4 Acccommodation

Experience the authentic charm of Mongolia with a diverse accommodation plan that perfectly complements each day’s adventure. Begin and end your journey in the comfort of a hotel in Ulaanbaatar, where modern amenities welcome you to the vibrant capital. Embrace the spirit of the nomadic lifestyle with stays in traditional Ger camps or cozy camping sites, immersing yourself in Mongolia’s stunning landscapes and starry night skies. Whether nestled by serene lakes, amidst towering sand dunes, or near ancient monasteries, each night’s stay offers a unique blend of comfort and cultural immersion, making your offroad adventure truly unforgettable.

Nature's Nomad

Mixed Nomad

Immersive experience at a Mongolian ger camp

Comfort Nomad

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06 Book Now

6.1 Choose your dates

View BookingOur tours are designed for one or two people in each car. You can add backseat passengers below for €2,400 per person. For those traveling alone, there will be an extra charge of €2,000 on your final bill. Custom dates can be given during the checkout. If you want a customized tour, please use the form below.

Not Included

Package does not include a 4,000,000MNT car rental deposit, flight to Mongolia, visa fees, or any travel and health insurance. Remember to arrange these separately for a smooth journey!

6.2 Upgrade your ride

Our standard car is the rugged and reliable UAZ Patriot

Upgrade To Toyota Land Cruiser 250

Offroad in luxury with a state of the art 2024 Land Cruiser 250

Upgrade To Toyota Land Cruiser 76

Upgrade to the legendary Landcruiser 76

6.3 Upgrade your Trip

Insurance Upgrade

Loss Damage Waiver with reduced excess to 503EUR, Gravel Protection, Sand and Ash Protection, Tire and Windshield Protection, Roadside Protection.

Backseat Passenger

Add up to two additional passengers per car

Driver Service

Sit back and relax as a SIXT professional driver takes you on your adventure.

07 Custom Tours

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08 FAQs

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