Protection of the Gobi Bear “Mazaalai”

18 Days

Help us to protect the endangered Gobi Bear (Mazaalai), an adventurous and unforgettable eco-tourism journey into the wilderness of Mongolia.

The ecotourism project „Protection of the Gobi Bear, Mazaalai”, in which you could be involved, started in 2000. There are only approx. 30 Gobi Bears left and some of the Mazaalai visit sometimes our project places, 6 wells at Segs Tsagaan Bogd Mountain, where we operate feeding places for them.

Departure from Europe to Ulaanbaatar/Chinggis Khan Airport.

Arrival in Ulaanbaatar/Chinggis Khan, transfer to the accommodation, in the afternoon we will have meeting in the Office of Mongolian Ecotourism Society and city tour.

On the way we visit provincial town Arvaikheer. Stay overnight in tent at the salt lake Orog Nuur and visit of cave called Tsagaan Agui.

With the rangers we will visit the water places of Gobi bears in the mountains Segs Tsagaan Bogd, distribution of food to the feeding sites, hiking in the mountains. You have to bring your will and perseverance. Nights are in tent.

Back to civilization, stay overnight accommodation at the salt lake Buun Tsagaan Nuur, in provincial town Bayankhongor. Visit to the monastery Erdene Zuu in the ancient capital Kharkhorin, arrival in Ulaanbaatar, in the evening dinner with folklore concert.

Transfer to the airport and departure.


  • Overnights in hotel in Ulaanbaatar, on the way in the ger and in tent, transfers, translation by biology student with good knowledge of English or German, full board

Not Included:

  • International flights (from € 790,-)
  • Surcharge for single room/single yurt: € 100,-
  • Surcharge for trips including Naadam: € 150,-

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Protection of the Gobi Bear “Mazaalai”
From € 2,290
/ 4 to 7 pax
From € 2,990
/ 2 pax
From € 2,090
/ From 8 pax
From € 2,390
/ 3 pax

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Explore Mongolia is operating it’s travel business since 1999. Ecological responsibility is our pride and trade mark.

We offer trips to the most beautiful natural wonders of Mongolia.

We support conservation projects by the Mongolian Eco-Tourism Society.

The wild an untouched nature of Mongolia offers many possibilities to watch and relax!