Route: Terelj National Park, Tsonjin Boldog.
Description: One of Mongolia’s most celebrated National Park, Gorkhi-Terelj, is within short drives of the capital, encompassing vast preserves where a wide range of wildlife roam the grasslands, forests and mountains.
One of Mongolia’s most celebrated National Park, Gorkhi-Terelj, is within short drives of the capital, encompassing vast preserves where a wide range of wildlife roam the grasslands, forests and mountains. It's a perfect place for horseriding
Day 1: Terelj National Park
Drive to Terelj National Park. Terelj is about 80km north-east of Ulaanbaatar, is a d.eservedly popular destination. At 1600m, the area is cool and the alpine scenery is magnificent and green meadows carpeted with Edelweiss and a dazzling variety of other wild flowers attract nature lovers. The park has many rock formations for rock climbers, and includes two famous formations named for things they resemble: Turtle Rock (Mongolian: Melkhii Khad) and the Old Man Reading a Book (Praying You will ride horse to small meditation temple.
After the lunch riding horse with horse guide in landscape untill the lunch. After it we will drive to Genghis Khan statue where is located in Tsonjin Boldog.
In 2008, a gigantic statue of Genghis Khan riding on horseback was erected on the bank of the Tuul River at Tsonjin Boldog, 54 km east of the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar, where according to legend, he found a golden whip. The statue is 40 meters tall and wrapped in 250 tons of gleaming stainless steel. It stands on top of the Genghis Khan Statue Complex, a visitor center that itself is 10 meters tall, with 36 columns representing the 36 khans from Genghis to Ligdan Khan. The statue is symbolically pointed east towards his birthplace.
After it back to Ulaanbaatar. When we arrive to Ulaanbaatar, we will be transferred to a hostel for tonight. (Breakfast, Lunch)