If you want to explore the most beautful landscapes of Mongolia and experience its unique history at the same time – the Orkhon Waterfall tour has it all! You can view this tour and its breathtaking landscapes in this short film of ours (film still shows our old bikes!). You will ride through endless steppes, mountains,sand dunes, rivers, nomadic families and the breathtaking Erdenee Zuu monastery, the earliest Buddhist monastery in Mongolia, next to Khar-khorin, the ancient Mongolian capital. Last but not least this tour also includes one day of pure sand dune riding in Elsen Tasarkhai. With 1,270km, the Orkhon is the longest river in Mongolia and is home to many species of fish. There are many rocks and boulders around the river as well as smaller waterfalls with 4-5 m height as well as the famous Ulaan-tsutgalan waterfall, the biggest in Mongolia with a height of 26m. The Orkhon river Valley has been protected since 2006 as a National Park. This tour is 90% off-road.
Day 1 – Welcome
You will be picked up from the airport and checked-in to Viva hotel (unless you have selected a different hotel during the booking) located right next to our Husqvarna showroom. In the afternoon all riders will meet our team and receive a safety briefing for the tour, followed by a 1-2 hour test ride. After that we will host a welcome dinner in the city center.
Day 2 – Sand dunes 350km
After having breakfast the first day of the tour will start in the morning. You will get a glimpse of what its like to ride enduro bike in the endless Mongolian steppe. We will ride to the Elsen Tasarkhai sand dunes where you will sleep in a tent next to a bonfire.
Day 3 – Uurtiin tokhoi 160km
During the morning we will enjoy riding in the sand dunes. We will continue our tour to the next destination, the Orkhon River Valley via Kharkhorin, the ancient capital of the Mongol empire. The Orkhon valley landscape will blow your mind. We will continue to the ger camp (Talibun), located next to a scenic canyon of Orkhon river. If you like fly fishing/spinning, its time!
Day 4 – Tsenkher hot spring 240km
We start heading towards the Orkhon Waterfall, one of the most beautiful places in Mongolia. After reaching the waterfall (50km ride), we will have our lunch right next to it while enjoying the breathtaking view. In the afternoon we will continue our trip to Tsenkher hot spring, where you canrelax your muscles in a hot spa and open air hot ‘swimming pool’ at Khangai resort camp.
Day 5 – Ugii lake 150km
We will start heading Ugii lake by crossing the endless seeming steppe. Ugii lake is a freshwater lake famous for fishing and birdlife. Enjoy the rest of the day swimming, relaxing by the lake and a nice BBQ dinner under a carpet of stars. We will sleep in our tents.
Day 6 – Khustai National Park 280km
The tour will continue heading to the Khustai National Park, the place where the successful reintroduction Przewalski's horse happened.
Day 7 – UB 90km
Time to get back to UB. When we return to the city, we will have a short break and shower time, then meet at Ulaanbaatar’s best hot pot the restaurant for a farewell dinner. Whoever has the energy to continue is welcome to enjoy the city’s nightlife, we will show you the best places to go to.
Day 8 – Departure
Departure day, we will take you to the airport. Have a great flight and we hope to see you again during one of our other trips.
6 days / 5 nights traveling in the countryside
2 nights in Ulaanbaatar city
This tour is 90% off-road
Approx. 1400km through the endless landscapes of Mongolia
Husqvarna FE 450
Non riders are welcome to join in all tours, price on request
100% fully supported off-road tour
Pick up service from and to the airport
All meals while you are in Mongolia
Bottled water, soft drinks and snacks
2 hotel nights in Ulaanbaatar
Ger camp costs
National park entrance fees
All camping equipment needed
2 support vehicles
1 Guide/Tour leader, 1 mechanic, 2 assistants, 1 private Chef
Motorbike rent, Husqvarna FE450
Protective gear (available for rent, EUR25€ per day per person)
3200 € CHECK AVAILABILITY