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Yolyn Am

| Located in the Gurvan Saikhan National Park near Dalanzadgad, Mongolia, Dalanzadgad, Mongolia
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4-Day Mongolia Gobi Desert Tour
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“yol valley” (17 reviews)
“gobi” (32 reviews)
“small stream” (8 reviews)
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| Located in the Gurvan Saikhan National Park near Dalanzadgad, Mongolia, Dalanzadgad, Mongolia
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"yol valley"
in 17 reviews
"gobi"
in 32 reviews
"small stream"
in 8 reviews
"an hour"
in 8 reviews
"day trip"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful valley"
in 4 reviews
"horse riding"
in 4 reviews
"parking lot"
in 4 reviews
"amazing place"
in 3 reviews
"nice walk"
in 3 reviews
"rock climbing"
in 3 reviews
"ice glacier"
in 3 reviews
"great nature"
in 2 reviews
"natural beauty"
in 2 reviews
"great place for hiking"
in 2 reviews
"flat terrain"
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"rabbit"
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Spot the eagle's nest! Hear the tales about the snow leopard nest. This valley is great for a relaxing walk. Ask your driver to pick you up at the other site. When water is high, you may have to do long jumps over the stream,...More

Thank Akxsel
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Its great place for hiking, birdwatching and some wildlife spotting. Try to explore the surrounding hills, and if you get lucky, you might see ibex.

Thank Shashanknomad1986
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Reviewed September 29, 2017

"Yolyn Am" also known as Eagle Valley, it was beautiful beyond words; if you could hike down into the deep to the narrow gorge. I was there on a rainy day, so the hike for me was a bit tricky; part of the paths were...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

This is only special in winter when the ice is present. Otherwise it is just a nice short hike. You can easily hire a car and driver at your hotel.

Thank BCsaralou
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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

While we were too late to see the ice, the hike itself was great and the scenery amazing. The natural beauty is something to see if in the area. While silly, I really enjoyed seeing the yaks about and being able to get so close...More

Thank Trevor1223
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

The hike is easy initially but gets more difficult as one goes deeper into the valley. There is no one well beaten track. One has to do some rock climbing and skipping over stones to cross rivers. It calls for agility, core muscles strength and...More

Thank VCEM
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

Well worth visiting beautiful scenery. I didn't get to see any Yaks but with visitor numbers rising each year I am not surprised. I did see lots of vultures.

Thank Vanessa Q
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

Driving through here, I imagined that this must be what Mars or the moon look like. We drove and drove and then, in the mountains, we saw a herd of horses, walking along in lines, following each other, stopping to graze, walking some more, then...More

Thank Sa-i44
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

Amazing site to witness. It is quite the contradiction to see a miniature glacier nestled in a long narrow cavern in the middle of summer with temperatures of 35C. The rest of the valley was very scenic and serene which provide a beautiful background for...More

Thank Jason N
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Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

We decided to get a horse upon arrival at Yol Valley. The price was $3 for the horse and another $3 for the guide. The. Horseback ride was about 35 minutes there and 35 minutes back. Upon getting off the horse, we then started waking...More

Thank Steve R
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Response from uwman | Reviewed this property |
It's over 500km to the south. Why TA lists it as an "attraction in Ulaanbatar" escapes me. Nearest town is Dalandzadgad, in the Gobi desert. As it turned out, we DID drive from UB, because our flight was cancelled (they dug... More
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