DETAILED TOUR ITINERARY :
This trip is one of the most attractive trips we offer for our customers. During this trip, you will experience the Mongolian Naadam festival as well as visiting Mongolian families for experiencing their lifestyle. You will visit, very interesting attractions such as Kharkhorin ancient capital, Erdenezuu monastery, Semi gobi/Elsen tasarkhai&Sand dunes/, Khustai National park and Terelj National Park with Chinggis Khaan Statue has included in this tour. We will stay with the nomads most of the nights.
Day 1: 07. July, KHUSTAI NATIONAL PARK
Day 2: 08. July, KHARKHORIN CITY/ANCIENT CAPITAL OF MONGOLIA & ERDENEZUU MONASTERY - 290km
Today, we will drive to the Kharkhorin which was a capital city of Mongolia in 13th century for about 30 years, located in northwestern part of Uvurkhangai province of Mongolia. One of the Mongolian most attractive monasteries Erdenezuu locates in Kharkhorin City. The Erdenezuu monastery is the most ancient survived Buddhist monastery in Kharkhorin, Mongolia. The Erdenezuu monastery was built in 1585 by Abtai Sain Khan and the monastery was allowed to exist as a museum, the only functioning monastery was Gandan monastery in the capital, Ulaanbaatar. However after the fall of communism in Mongolia in 1990, the monastery was turned over the lamas and Erdenezuu again became a place of worship.
After having dinner in a camp, we will have a free time hiking or resting around the town. Stay overnight in a local tourist ger/yurt camp. (Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: 09. July, SAND DUNES/ELSEN TASARKHAI including camp staying and 2 meals
After you picked up in the morning from your hotel in Ulaanbaatar, we will drive to Elsen Tasarkhai/ sand dunes which is a semi desert typed beautiful landscape with big sand dunes. We will visit nomadic family. At there, we will be ride camels after lunch and explore Mongolian nomadic cultural. After camel riding, we will hike around the Sand dunes. We will stay at Mongolian ger, which is called Yurt. (Lunch and dinner)
Day 4: 10. July, DRIVE BACK TO ULAANBAATAR CITY
(Breakfast and Lunch) /Excluding Dinner and accommodations in UB/
Day 5: 11. July, NAADAM FESTIVAL
including Lunch, excluding Breakfast/Dinner and accommodations in UB
Day 6: 12. July, NAADAM FESTIVAL AND DRIVE TO THE TERELJ NATIONAL PARK
including local ger camp staying and 2 meals/Lunch and Dinner
Day 7: 13. July, TERELJ NATIONAL PARK + HALF DAY HORSE RIDING TOUR+CHINGGIS KHAAN STATUE COMPLEX
including Breakfast and Lunch, excluding Dinner and accommodations in Ulaanbaatar city.
After Horseback riding through Terelj National Park, we will visit to Chinggis Khaan Statue Complex.
-Coming back to the Ulaanbaatar city
The tour price includes the following services:
- Accommodation during the trip
- Driver + 4WD vehicle + Petrol
- English speaking tour assistant/cook
- All meals as displayed in the itinerary
- Bottled water supply for 1.5 l pp for every day
- Entrance fees for National Parks and Museums
- Tickets for Naadam festival,2018
- Visa support if needed
- Chinggis Khaan Statue Complex has included
The tour price does not include the following services:
- International Airfare
- Personal items
- Optional activity costs
- Alcoholic drinks
- Travel insurance
- Hotel/accomodation in Ulaanbaatar city
Questions? Suggestions? Please contact me.
I am looking forward to authentic Mongolian experiences with you!