By combining the unique cultural heritage and beautiful nature, this tour would walk you through the immeasurable beauties of Mongolia. Exploring the great lakes and ancient capital city in the heart of Mongolia are the highlights of this tour. By heading north, you will get introduced to the reindeer herding people which will show you the real Mongolian hospitality and many more…
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– ADVENTURE THROUGH CENTRAL AND NORTHERN MONGOLIA
03 August – 16 August
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Ulaanbaatar City, Chinggis Khaan Statue Complex, Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, Khustai National Park, Bayangobi, Karakorum, Tsenher Hot Spa, Khorgo National Park, Khuvsgul Lake, Uran Togoo Volcano and Amarbayasgalant Monastery.
Travel length & Guaranteed departure dates
Guaranteed departure dates:
14 days & 03-16th August
No. of participants Package price per person, in USD
2 pax $2350.00
3 – 5 pax $1990.00
6 – 9 pax $1850.00
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Day 1. Ulaanbaatar / City tour
Upon arrival, meet your guide and take a full day city tour including Gandan monastery, the largest Buddhist Monastery in Mongolia that houses well over 500 monks. The full name of Gandan is Gandantegchilen, translates as ‘The great place of complete joy’. Visit National History Museum and Sukhbaatar Square which would cover the spot where Mongolia’s independence was proclaimed in 1921. Have lunch in a Mongolian buffet restaurant where you can create your own stir fry bowls and barbeques.
Check in hotel and get some time to refresh.
In the afternoon, explore Bogd King Palace museum, also known as the Winter Palace. This large complex of seven halls and a two-storey Russian style house was the winter home of Mongolia`s last king and the third line in the Tibetan Buddhist hierarchy after the Dalai Lama and Panchen Lama. Afterwards, proceed to the Zaisan Memorial Hills to have a panoramic view of the city.
Have dinner and return to the hotel to stay overnight.
Any later arrival than noon can check in hotel right after lunch and participate afternoon city tour. Please note that there is no price change depending on our arrival time.
Day 2. Chinggis Khaan Statue Complex / Terelj National Park 120 km
After an early breakfast, it is a day to travel to the eastern side of Ulaanbaatar city for its beautiful landscapes and adventure. Your first visit will be the famous Chinggis Khaan Statue Complex for an impressive sight. The massive and shiny statue is largest creation made in Chinggis Khaan image in the world.
Later, travel to Terelj National Park which is renowned for its lovely natural scenery of stunning rock formations, larch forests, sweeping grass lands and swiftly flowing streams. Visit the Turtle Rock and Ariyabala Temple for a great view of the park. Visit a Mongolian family for a nomadic hospitality and horseback ride adventure. Have dinner at camp restaurant and stay overnight in ger.
Day 3. Central Mongolia / Nomadic show – Khustai National Park 120 km
Meet your travel team and check out your hotel. Your adventure journey with 4×4 jeeps through the Mongolian country sides begins. Excursion would begin by arriving at the Mongol Nomadic camp, where you can enjoy the nomadic show. The show features Mongolian`s Nomadic life style by showing demonstration of traditional way of living, using five kinds of livestock, using Ox and Yaks as traditional transportation for their seasonal movement. You can be part of setting up a Mongolian ger and get fully introduced Mongolian ger`s structure and how it became Nomad`s house for centuries. Also, you will be get tasted the dairy products and watch how to make felt etc.
Further driving to the Khustai National Park, which is famous for preservation of its Przewalski or wild horses that had been reintroduced back into the wild. The National Park is famous not only for its wild horses but other mammals, floras and faunas. Get introduced to the National Park and proceed deep inside the park to search for the prized wild horses Spend the night at a nearby ger camp.
Day 4. Central Mongolia / Bayangobi 180 km
After having breakfast at the camp drive to Bayangobi. Within 2-3 hours of driving, the landscape of Central Mongolia opens up with beautiful mountainous and wide valleys. After arriving at the ger camp some refreshing time and have lunch.
Visit a nomadic horse breeding family. Take an opportunity to have a horseback ride through the steppe. Spend the night in a ger camp.
Day 5. Central Mongolia / Orkhon Valley and Karakorum 100 km
The day is to explore Mongolia’s Ancient Capital City Karakorum located in the Orkhon Valley. Chinggis Khaan`s choice of Karakorum city as the capital of the empire in Central Mongolia was no coincidence. The surrounding Orkhon Valley was the center of action for various nomadic dynasties that preceded the Mongol Empire, and holds enormous symbolic importance. Here you will explore the Erdene-zuu monastery, museum of Karakorum, Phallic Rock and Turtle Rock. Stay overnight in ger camp.
Day 6. Northern Mongolia / Tsenher Hot Spa 150 km
This day the journey would take you to Central Mongolia and the Tsenher Hot Spa. While enjoy the natural hot spa, you can also have a short hike in the surrounding forest during the two days. Having the spa after dinner in the evening is another experience. Body massage and beauty services are available on the request. Overnight in ger camp.
Day 7. Northern Mongolia / Khorgo National Park 220km
After having two full refreshing days, get ready for continuing your adventure. One of the most significant place Khorgo Terkh National Park was named by Khorgiin Togoo (Shelter pan) which is formed by volcanic eruption. The Shelter`s pan is 200m wide and 100m deep. Its location is on the east shore of Terkh White Lake (Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur). The lake is situated over 2000m above from sea level and its size is 4km wide, 16km long and 20m deep.
Lunch at the Tsetserleg Town. Visit the Museum of the Tsetserleg. Overnight in ger camp.
Day 8. Northern Mongolia / Zuun Lake 180 km
Zuun Lake is a beautiful little lake. It is located 2300 meters above sea level. It is very nice place to walk and to explore, also great place for bird watchers. Also, near the area, you can visit nomadic families to experience their unique lifestyle. Overnight in ger camp.
Day 9. Northern Mongolia / Khuvsgul lake 280 km
Drive to Khuvsgul Lake. Khuvsgul Lake is dubbed as Mongolian Switzerland. It is surrounded with lash green forest mountains. It is the second deepest lake in Central Asia. Also, it is a 1% of fresh water resource of the world. Overnight in ger camp.
Day 10. Northern Mongolia / Khuvsgul lake
Visit Tsaatan family well known as reindeer people where are located approximately 50kms from our camp site and it takes 2 and half hours of driving. Depends on season sometimes these families move on remote area for their reindeers. Mostly there will be two families which are Tsaatan people (reindeer herder) and Shaman. Overnight at the same ger camp.
Day 11. Northern Mongolia / Uran Togoo Volcano 360km
Drive to Uran Togoo Volcano via Erdenet city which was built under a soviet inspired master plan in the ’70 for host the copper miners. Erdenet Copper Mine plays an important role in Mongolian economy and it consists around 30 percent of annual GDP. Uran Togoo is one of the oldest dead volcanos in Mongolia. Overnight at tourist GER camp.
Day 12. Northern Mongolia / Amarbayasgalant Monastery 240 km
Drive to Amarbayasgalant Monastery. It is the most beautiful and well-preserved old monastery in northern Mongolia. The thing makes this monastery an amazing is its architecture of main temple, constructed without single iron nail and all based on wooden block puzzles.Overnight in ger camp.
Day 13. Drive back to Ulaanbaatar 340 km
After breakfast drive back to Ulaanbaatar. After arriving at the city, check into the hotel. Have a leisurely afternoon. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 14. Departure
Transfer to the airport and departure.
Guaranteed departure dates:
|Group 1||03 - 16 August|
|No. of participants||Package price per person|
|3 - 5 pax||$1990.00|
|6 - 9 pax||$1850.00|
Note: The above package price does not include hotel accommodations in UB for 2 nights to let you select your hotel from variety of choices.
Single Supplement in Ger camp: 260.0 USD per person
Package price includes:
- Transfers upon arrival and departure
- English speaking guide at all times
- Accommodation in 4-star hotels (2 nights and TWN share)
- Accommodation in ger camp (11 nights and TWN share)
- All meals are provided as stated in the itinerary.
- Ground transportation: in the countryside by a chauffeur-driven 4WD jeep, bus in the city area
- Park entrance fees
- Sightseeing as per itinerary
- 1 liter of drinking water per day per person
Package price excludes:
Accommodation in a hotel or hostel in Ulaanbaatar, hotel extras, such as telephone calls, bar bills and laundry services, travel insurance, medical insurance, visa application fees, alcoholic beverages, personal expenses such as items of a personal nature, gratuity to local guides and drivers, airfare or train tickets, airport taxes, excess baggage charges (over 33 pounds / 15 kilograms), changes of arrival/departure flights, additional services, any charges of force majeure beyond our control (e.g. imposition of quarantine restrictions, etc.), optional excursions unless stated in your itinerary etc.