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Mongolia Bird Watching Tour

  • Sport and adventure
Birding in Mongolia is one of the most special interest trips that you can do in Mongolia. The avifauna of Mongolia includes a total of 427 species. During this trip probably we can see rare birds such as Bar-headed Goose, Swan Goose, Baikal Teal *Pallas's Fish Eagle, Altai Snowcock, Daurian Partridge, Black-billed Capercaillie, White-naped Crane, Demoiselle Crane, Oriental Plover, ...

Birding in Mongolia is one of the most special interest trips that you can do in Mongolia. The avifauna of Mongolia includes a total of 427 species. During this trip probably we can see rare birds such as Bar-headed Goose, Swan Goose, Baikal Teal *Pallas's Fish Eagle, Altai Snowcock, Daurian Partridge, Black-billed Capercaillie, White-naped Crane, Demoiselle Crane, Oriental Plover, Relict Gull, Pallas's Sandgrouse , Kozlov's Accentor, Chinese Bush Warbler, Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler, Asian Desert Warbler, Sulphur-bellied Warbler, Azure Tit, White-crowned PendulineTit, Henderson's Ground Jay and Great Rosefinch.

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Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Ulaanbaatar 

Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to selected hotel. After check-in hotel, we will do short city tour including Sukhbaatar Square, ChinggisKhaan Monument, National History Museum and Zaisan Hill for panoramic view of the city. Before dinner, we will enjoy Mongolian traditional folklore concert. Have a welcoming dinner.

Overnight in selected hotel - Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Ulaanbaatar

Day 2: Terelj National Park

After breakfast, we will drive towards to Terelj National Park, passing by Tuul River where we can do birding. After lunch, we will have birding around the area.

Overnight in tourist GER camp - Breakfast, lunch and dinner inlcuded

Visited:
Ulaanbaatar Tuul river Terelj

Day 3: Have a nice flight to Bayankhongor town

After breakfast in tourist GER camp, we will drive to airport to take flight to Bayankhongor town.

Overnight in local hotel in Bayankhongor town - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Terelj Ulaanbaatar Bayankhongor

Day 4: Boon TsagaanNuur and its wonders

After breakfast, we will drive to Boon TsagaanNuur. Upon arrival in Boon TsagaanNuur, we will do birding around the area.

Overnight in tent - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Bayankhongor Bööntsagaan Nuur

Day 5: Boon TsagaanNuur Nice Birding Tour

Today we will dedicate full day for birding in Boon TsagaanNuur.

Overnight in tent - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Bööntsagaan Nuur

Day 6: Transfer to OrogNuur

After breakfast, we will drive to OrogNuur. Upon arrival in OrogNuur, we will do birding around the area.

Overnight in tent - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Bööntsagaan Nuur OrogNuur

Day 7: Full day Bird Watching

Today we will dedicate full day for birding in OrogNuur.

Overnight in tent - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
OrogNuur

Day 8: Altai Mountains

Today we will go for birding around Ikh Bogdiin Nuruu  area.

Overnight in tent - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
OrogNuur Altai Mountains

Day 9: Driving towards Khongor Sand dunes

Today we will drive to Khongor sand dunes. Upon arrival, we will go for birding around Khongor sand dunes.

Overnight in tourist GER camp - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Altai Mountains Khongor sand dune

Day 10: Heading to Yoliin Am

Today we will go for birding around Yoliin Am area.

Overnight in tourist GER camp - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Khongor sand dune Yoliin Am

Day 11: Yoliin Am andits wonderful birds

Today we will dedicate full day birding in Yoliin Am area.

Overnight in tourist GER camp - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Yoliin Am

Day 12: Gun Galuut National Park

After breakfast, we will drive to Dalanzadgad town to take flight to Ulaanbaatar. Upon arrival, directly we will drive to Gun Galuut National Park.

Overnight in tourist GER camp - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Yoliin Am Dalandzadgad Ulaanbaatar Gun Galuut Nature reserve

Day 13: Day 2 at Gun Galuut National Park

Today we will have full day birding in Gun Galuut National Park.

Overnight in tourist GER camp - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Gun Galuut Nature reserve

Day 14: Back to Ulaanbaatar

After leisure breakfast, we will drive back to Ulaanbaatar and transfer to hotel and check in. In the afternoon, we will do short sightseeing tour including Bogd Khan Winter Palace Museum. In the afternoon free time for shopping and for relax. Have a farewell dinner.

Overnight in selected hotel - Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Gun Galuut Nature reserve Ulaanbaatar

Day 15: Departure

Check out hotel. Transfer to airport. Departure.

Breakfast included

Visited:
Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar Tuul river Terelj Bayankhongor Bööntsagaan Nuur OrogNuur Altai Mountains Altai Mountains Khongor sand dune Yoliin Am Dalandzadgad Gun Galuut Nature reserve

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $4,460 / 15 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax 3 to 5 Pax 6 to 7 Pax 8 to 11 Pax
Price per person $4,850 $4,460 $3,740 $3,210

Included in price:

  • Hotel**** in Ulaanbaatar for 2 nights
  • Local hotel for 1 night
  • Tourist GER camp for 6 nights
  • Tent camping for 5 nights
  • All transportation during whole trip
  • English speaking guide
  • Professional birding guide
  • Full board during the trip
  • Cook and cooking set
  • Camping equipments as mattresses and tent
  • Sightseeing and National park entrance fee as mentioned in the program
  • 1L bottled mineral water per person per day

Not included in price:

  • Insurance
  • International transport
  • Beverages
  • Any additional program which is not mentioned above
  • Camping goods and sleeping bags
  • Birding equipments
  • Tip

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