5 Day Photography Tour In Mongolia

5 days from $920

We are sure that, this special photography tour will give you a grand pack with exciting adventures and amazing shooting. Even it is only 5 days, the landscapes are a perfect challenge to your creative photo interests. We are offering you the chance to get thousands of amazing photos in the magnificent Semi Gobi Desert. This is a great wilderness adventure that targeted landscapes with beautiful dunes and rocky mountain background, camels, and nomads.


  •  Snap different portraits of Mongolian people, nomadic lifestyle, diverse landscape and nature photos
  •  Visit nomadic family in the countryside and experience family’s hospitality
  •  Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape, UNESCO Heritage Site
  •  Erdene Zuu Monastery
  •  Wild horses in Hustai NP

Key Info

Physical level: Easy Physical level: Easy
Photography & Filming Photography & Filming

Tour Itinerary


Day 1.

Khustai National Park – Wildlife Photography Mongolia

Great wildlife photography can be a result of being in the right place at the right time. Do you agree? Our first destination is Khustai National Park, to 100km east of Ulaanbaatar. Khustai National Park is one of the Mongolian national parks, well known as home to Przewalski’s horses- the last truly wild horses on earth. Stay overnight in tourist ger camp. (B/L/D)


in the camp

Day 2.

Shots of Elsen Tasarkhai Sand Dunes – Landscape Photography Mongolia

On our second day, heading to Elsen Tasarkhai Sand dunes, about 210 km far from Khustai National Park, it is a magnificent place for visiting camel herders to capture beautiful camel picture on the sand dunes. , A good place for landscape photography, due to sand dunes picturesque combination of Gobi Desert, green land, and rocky mountain. Stay overnight in tourist ger camp. (B/L/D)


in the camp

Day 3.

Kharkhorin- Orkhon Valley Photography

On the 3rd day, the next shooting spot is Orkhon Valley listed as a UNESCO world heritage site. You and your team find your own style of photography for Kharkhorin–the ancient capital city of the Mongol Empire, oldest surviving monastery Erdene-Zuu, and other historically and naturally iconic landscape locations. These hidden gems are not that far from our previous destination Elsen Tasarkhai Sand dune, it is about 80km. All these places can be good practice, composition, and exposure lighting for historical shots, architecture shots, and great landscapes. Stay overnight in tourist ger camp. (B/L/D)

in the camp

Day 4.

Lake Ugii-Mongolia Nomadic life and People Photography

Our next photo spot is Ugii Lake, about 80km from our previous Kharkhorin, Orkhon ValleyWe’ll also arrange and prepare everything ready for your photographs deep inside of Mongolia nomadic life and especially with a combination of your request, the interest of classic portraits, showing the nomad’s costume and heritages which all give a real sense of their unique and unchanged lives for thousand years. Stay overnight in tourist ger camp. (B/L/D)

Day 5

Back to Ulaanbaatar

Drive back to Ulaanbaatar (330km). Have a picnic lunch on the way. Transfer to the hotel and tour ends. (B /L)

Prices & Inclusions

Prices & Inclusions
Group size

Price/Per person

2 pax 1150$
3-4 pax 990$
5-8 pax 920$


Accommodation: Tourist ger camps 
Photography Guide & interpreting service
Photographic sessions
Full board meals 
Transport: 4x4 vehicle or minivan
Entrance fees to protected areas and national parks
Museums and cultural performance


Not Includes

International airfare 
Personal equipment
Optional activity cost 
Excess baggage charges
Single room supplement 
Alcoholic drinks 
Travel Insurance
The extra cost for photography in museums
Tip for a tour guide, driver, etc



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