Memorable Desert Expedition
Trekking in the Badain Jaran Desert is one-of-a-kind experience, and the mysterious desert truly makes for an off-the-beaten-track adventure. You are provided with intriguing landscapes that bring a sense of wildness, space and remoteness all the time, especially when you trek to the summit of the world’s highest sand peak and overlook the vast desert stretching to the horizon. Desert trekking is also a good way to liberate you from the stress, exhaustion and boredom in the fast-paced modern world. Don’t get frightened by the heatwave in most deserts in the world. But in Badain Jaran Desert, heat is never a problem. With rich underground water and more than 144 dotted lakes, Badain Jaran Desert is a temperate desert, which makes the trekking more enjoyable.
Our indicative trekking private tour takes you to explore the remote routes, look for the lovely lakes and hike the dancing sand dunes in Badain Jaran Desert. Camp under the shining stars or stay in local nomads’ house. A camel team will be arranged to support your trekking. Pack and come now!
When is the best time to trek Badain Jaran Desert?
- May, June, September, October
When are the altitudes of Badain Jaran Desert?
- 1200m~1600m; sand dunes heights: 1m~500m
Is it safe to trek Badain Jaran Desert?
- Yes. You will be led by a professional desert trekking team usually made of guides, porters, camel, chef, etc. There are Mongol villages to get supply. Dangerous area is forbidden.
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