Camel Track! Camel Track is recognized as a tour operator by Ministry of Roads, Transportation and Tourism and a member of Mongolian Tourism, Association. We are committed to providing high quality, flexible and well-designed travel products and services to meet the needs for our clients. We work hard to ensure that your memories of Mongolia will be once you will treasure for a lifetime.
April to October is the best Season, with the peak season in July for the Naadam Festival. July and August are also the wettest months of the year, but be assured, our climate is such that you will still time to visit Gobi is June or September and October.
All direct flights come into Ulaanbaatar, most of them from Beijing, Moscow, Seoul, Tokyo or Berlin. The Trans-Mongolian train from Moscow or Beijing makes a particularly exhilarating entry into the county. There are domestic flights and trains from Ulaanbaatar to the rest of Mongolia. Many of the tours use a 4WD Japanese and Korean vehicle to transport to your destination.
Mongolia has one of the lowest crime rates in the world and compared to the US and Europe, is considered a very safe destination. Mongolian people are known for their nomadic hospitality and they will make you feel very welcome.
If you are staying in Ulaanbaatar, you will be in 3 or 4 star hotel or in our hostel. During any trips around the country, you will be camping in the tents and in traditional Mongolian Ger. All accommodation offered by Camel Track is personally checked by our staff to ensure high standards.
Warm thin layers of clothing, waterproof jacket, good walking boots, sandals, a hat or headscarf to protect you from the sun and winds. Do not forget insects repellent, sun cream, lip-gloss and first aid kit (medicine for headache, cold, diarrhea, runny nose, bandages and any medicine prescribed for you), snacks to eat between meal times.
Mutton, rice and noodles form the basis of the Mongolian diet, so your meals will be based around this. However the trail rations may include vegetables, eggs, peanut butter, cheese and sometimes Yak! Tourist camps provide western meals. Please let us known in advance if you are a vegetarian.
No vaccinations are required. The tap water in the cities is safe to drink, but mineral water is recommended. We will supply mineral water during your trip.
Although not required, we recommend our tour participants purchase a standard travel insurance policy through your insurance company. This is an affordable and comprehensive travel protection program that covers you for unexpected events that could cause you to cancel or interrupt your vacation unexpected delays, medical assistance, loss of or damage to baggage.
We offer private tours to individuals, families and groups. Our private tours include a wide range of activities from cultural explorations, archeology to exhilarating outdoor adventures (Altai Mountain Trekking, Horse and Camel riding and much more).