Nomadic family stay, Chinggis khan statue & Terelj NP
The tour provides you with a lifetime opportunity to see as much as you can in a short period of time. This itinerary takes you through variety of aspects as nomadic culture, wildlife, historical sites, sightseeing and contemporary life of modern city within just a couple of days.
Day 1: Head to a nomadic family where you will be warmly welcomed to true nomadic culture. Have authentic Mongolian meal for lunch and in the afternoon you will be involved in their everyday activity. Enjoy helping the family produce dairy products such as cheese and fermented mare’s milk and herd hundreds of livestock as horse, cattle and sheep.
In late afternoon you will be taken into heart of Khustai nature reserve, motherland of wild horses – Takhi, where you will enjoy the quietness and breathtaking scenery of the nature reserve while seeing the Takhi and red deer. Also there are dozens of wild animals as wolf, fox and marmot. You will witness the marmots playing around or fighting each other before we finish the day. Have real Mongolian cuisine with warm conversation and experience Mongolian summer night in traditional dwelling, ger.
Day 2: Early in the morning hit the road to Chinggis khan statue complex. On the way we will stop to see a vulture and eagle, to hold them on your arm, and get some awesome photos taken. Then half an hour later you will visit the giant statue which is located in a vast plain with 360 degree view of the surroundings and explore the statue complex. After a hearty lunch, you will head to Terelj national park and visit Meditiation temple and Turtle rock. Horse riding is optional. Then head back to Ulaanbaatar and your trip will be over.
For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.
Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.