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Gobi Desert

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Phenomenal Experience!

We spent two days in the Gobi desert and wished we stayed longer. From the nomad family visit, to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Steve R
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Orlando, Florida
via mobile
Memorable experiences in desert wilderness

After driving hours over flat monotonous land, explored massive rock formations, flaming cliffs... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Genesis16
,
Kuala Lumpur
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  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent two days in the Gobi desert and wished we stayed longer. From the nomad family visit, to riding a camel, to sleeping in a Ger under the stars, this was once in s lifetime bucket list check Mark. The people, weather, and environment...More

1  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 1 week ago

After driving hours over flat monotonous land, explored massive rock formations, flaming cliffs. Yol Canyon walked on ice. Sand dunes -walked barefoot into cold and soft sinking sand uphill with steep gradient 45 degrees,however aborted as strong winds with blinding sands. We saw camels, horses,...More

3  Thank Genesis16
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had a 6 days tour in Gobi Desert and already had been warmed by the tour operator that it will be a long drive every day and it was. We stayed in the Ger every day and had no electricity and shower during our...More

3  Thank Fern P
Reviewed 8 December 2016

My friend and I spent three fantastic weeks in Mongolia because of our guide Sony and driver Chuka. They were absolutely fantastic! Driving across the steppes, into the mountains, accross the Gobi, and in the homes of the nomads was an experience I will never...More

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2  Thank Michele L
View Mongolia T, Manager at Gobi Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2016

Dear Michele, Thank you for your traveled Mongolia with us and you comment on TripAdvisor. It was really a pleasure for us to arrange the tour for you and your friend. Hope you will come again to see more of our beautiful country. We wish...More

Reviewed 8 December 2016

I contacted View Mongolia after searching and reading a Trip Advisor review. I was conversing with Ms Boggie the whole time and her English was excellent and so accommodating and understanding of our needs. We are family of four with two boys, at the time...More

2  Thank travelMcs
View Mongolia T, Manager at Gobi Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2016

Dear Megan and family, It is great to hear you and your family members enjoyed the trip. Indeed, you and your children were really good to deal with the nomadic experiences, activities and local meals etc. We wish to see you in Mongolia again and...More

Reviewed 7 December 2016

We spent 3 weeks traveling from the Gobi to the northern lakes by cargo the eastern part of Mongolia. Soni our guide was very knowledgeable and could not do enough for us. The car was quiite comfortable and Chuckah our driver was a human GPS....More

1  Thank Vin D
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

With a family with three children (6, 4 and 2 years!) we had an amazing tour through the gobi desert and central mongolia. View Mongolia organized the trip and they did an amazing job. We hiked, rode a camel, rode a horse, went to hot...More

2  Thank WesternInChina
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We booked View Mongolia for a 5 day tour of the Steppes on horseback. The company is great to work with and very accommodating. When the posted itineraries didn't work for our schedule, they were happy to customize one just for us. We also thought...More

Thank Viper428
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I looked at lots of companies when planning the trip and settled on ViewMongolia.com because of the Trip advisor reviews, and the efficiency of Boggie. I like supporting local companies plus it seemed more economical than the big tour companies, but it never felt like...More

5  Thank DrDebTheTravelDoctor
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My friend and I started planning our trip to Mongolia last year and right from the first email enquiry Boggie was prompt with her replies. Boggie was able to work with us to plan a trip to suit our time frame, flights and activities that...More

2  Thank SLO361
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Nhu H
8 May 2017|
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Response from mibaba4 |
I highly recommend View Mongolia. I am sure Ms Boggie can recommend a tour to fit your budget.
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margm307
20 September 2016|
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Response from View Mongolia T | Property representative |
Hello. It depends on what type of tour you are taking in which month. If you are taking four wheels drive discovery tour in warmer months, it will be fine. You should expect 100 to 300 km daily driving mostly on bumpy... More
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