Classic tour nearby Ulaanbaatar city /most famous places/
This is 8 days tour nearby Ulaanbaatar city which are most famous places. Including City touring with Monastery and National Museum, Terelj National Park, Genghis Khan Statue, Khustain Nuruu National Park, Elsen Tasarkhai Sand (Semi Gobi), Kharkhorin and Erdenzuu Monastery. Also, including most attractive activities such as horse and camel riding, culture show, visit nomadic family and will see wild takhi (Przewalski's horse).
Day 1 – City tour with Monastery and National Museum
Pick you up from Chinggis Khan international airport and transfer to the hotel. City touring with Gandan monastery and Mongolian National Museum.
Day 2 – Terelj National Park
After breakfast starts a drive to Terelj National Park, lying in the valley of the Terelj River 80 km northeast of Ulaanbaatar, Terelj national park has long been a holiday resort for people from the capital and short-stay tourists. It is one of the most visited areas in Mongolia due to its magnificent scenery and its proximity to Ulaanbaatar. On the way stop, we will see Eagle and Eagle hunter (but it depends on the Eagle hunter)
The park's most spectacular features are its huge granite blocks and cliffs as well as meadows rich in wildflowers. Terelj offers fascinating rock formations including two famous formations named for things they resemble Turtle Rock (Mongolian: Melkhii Khad) and small meditation temple on top of the hill with great view. Overnight at Mongolian Ger.
Day 3 - Genghis Khan Statue
After breakfast, we have horseback riding activity. And then we will visit “Genghis Khan Statue Complex” which is currently the biggest (40m high) equestrian statue in the world. There is a recreation area, restaurants, and souvenir shops occupy the base structure. Then we will back to the city, get our dinner during the Mongolian live song.
Day 4 – Khustain Nuruu National Park
Khustain Nuruu National Park, also known as Hustai National Park, is a large conservation area in central Mongolia’s Töv Province. It’s known for its population of wild takhi (Przewalski's horse) and its ger (yurt) camps. Trails lead across the steppe to the remote Moilt camp. In the park’s southwest, the Ungut monuments are a collection of ancient Turkic stone figures and Bronze Age rock carvings.
Day 5 – Elsen Tasarkhai Sand (Semi Gobi)
After breakfast, we will drive to Elsen Tasarkhai sand dunes which are a semi-desert typed beautiful landscape with big sand dunes. On the way, we will have our lunch. And then we have camel riding activity before dinner. After dinner, we will hike around the sand dunes. We can possibly see the sunset brilliantly in the area. We will overnight at the some nomadic family`s home.
Day 6 – Kharkhorin and Erdenzuu Monastery
After breakfast, we will drive to Kharkhorin which was a capital city of Mongolia in the 13th century for 30 years, located in northwestern part of Uvurkhangai province of Mongolia. On the way stop, we will get our lunch with the open space of Mongolian countryside.
One of the Mongolian most attractive monasteries Erdenezuu locates in Kharkhorin City. The Erdenezuu monastery is the most ancient survived Buddhist monastery. The Erdenezuu monastery was built in 1585 by Abtai Sain Khan. We will spend our night at the ger hostel. After having dinner in a hostel, free time hiking or resting around the town.
Day 7 – Back to the city and Free shopping day
After early breakfast, we drive back to the city and we will get our lunch while doing free shopping. We will get our dinner at the Hard rock cafe.
Day 8 – Airport departure
I will give you ride for the airport. Or you can choose another tour. (Altai Mountains, Eagle Hunter, Khuvsgul Lake, Gobi desert etc.)
Includes: Meals, Accommodation, Transportation with the driver, Guide and Airport Pick up service