Duration: 10 days, 9 nights
Group Size: 1-24
Overland Tour: Distance 1950 kms
Tour Operator: Tours
Activities: Horse riding, hiking, swimming
Provide more than 2pax
30% off for children under 2-6 years old
Imagine having your picture taken while you ride on a reindeer during this unique and memorable trip! Some environmentalists say that Khusvgul Lake’s water is the purest in the world, rather than Baikal Lake. Want to decide for yourself? Take this short but action packed tour with us. You will be surrounded by natural beauty in the state park. Bring your camera, because there are plenty of gorgeous and rare vegetation and animals.
Day 1. Amart monastery
This is one of the most well-known and largest monasteries of Mongolia, it is located in the beautiful Iven Gol River valley on the foot of Burenkhan Mountain in Baruunburen village of Selenge province. Visitors especially enjoy the magnificent art and architectural construction. Stay overnight in a nomadic family’s Ger.
Day 2. Uran Togoo Mountain
It is Volcano Mountain in Bulgan province. We will see ruins which was Uyghur city ruin Baibalik is situated 14km west from the center of Khutag-Under Small town. Stay overnight in a camping out.
Day 3. Khuvsgul Lake
In the morning drive to Khuvsgul Lake. It is the second-most voluminous freshwater lake in Asia. 99 springs and rivers flow into the lake and just one river flows out of the Khuvsgul which is Eg River. Also the lake surrounded by alpine mountains, which are covered with thick taiga. Stay overnight in a nomadic family’s Ger.
Day 4. Khuvsgul Lake
You will ride horse or hike along shore of the lake. On the way we will visit Tsaatan family, breed reindeers. Some families bring their reindeer to the Shore of Khuvsgul Lake each summer, to partake in the tourist in industry. Stay overnight in a nomadic ger. Have Mongolia traditional barbecue for dinner.
Day 5. Zuun Lake – Shine Ider
On the way stopover near Zuun Lake. Along the way you will enjoy beautiful scenery of mountain meadow and pine tree forest. Stay overnight in a camping out.
Day 6. Terkhiin Tsagaan Lake
Arrive in Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur / White Lake National Park. Here you will stay on the bank of White lake and visit some hundred years old Khorgo volcano crater and other natural sites. Stay overnight in a nomadic family’s ger.
Day 7. Terkhiin Tsagaan Lake
Free day. There is an opportunity to ride a horse, fish, and hike. Stay overnight a nomadic family’s ger.
Day 8. Tsenkher hot spring
We will drive to the Tsenkher hot springs. It is one of the biggest hot springs in Mongolia with a temperature of 86 degree, a high flow rate, high alkalinity and relatively high amounts of fluoride. The hot spring is mostly used for relaxing and restoring your health. Stay overnight tourist Ger camp.
Day 9. Khugnu Khaan Nature Reserve
Drive to Khugnu Nature Reserve which is another beautiful granite rock formations located in semi desert area which has features of Gobi sand dunes. Optional hiking and camel riding. Stay overnight in a nomadic family’s ger.
Day 10. Ulaanbaatar
Drive back to Ulaanbaatar. Along the way stopover by Khustai National Park in order to see Mongolian wild horses, Przewalski which were re-introduced back to its homeland in 1993. At the park first you will visit Park museum and conference hall, to get introduced to flora and fauna of the National Park.
- Transfers upon arrival and departure
- English speaking guide at all times.
- In the countryside, all lodging will be in ger camps and nomadic family’s Ger.
- All meals are provided as stated in the itinerary.
- Ground transportation: in the countryside by driven 4WD van, bus in the city area.
- Park entrance fees
- Horse and Camel ride
- Sightseeing as per itinerary
- 1.5 liter of drinking water per day per person
- 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 IDD call, internet, laundry, items of a personal nature
- Gratuity to local guides and drivers
- Airfare or train ticket
- Airport taxes, excess baggage charges (over 44pound / 20kilo)
- Changes in arrival/departure flights
- Additional services
- Any charges of major force beyond our control (e.g. imposition, quarantine restrictions, etc…)
This is a suggested packing list, which you should feel free to adjust to suit your needs. Please refer to our travel guide for more detailed information.
- backpack or soft bag
- waterproof bag cover
- day pack
- head lamp/flashlight
- spare batteries/bulb
- personal medications
- waterproof hiking boots
- waterproof jacket with hood
- waterproof over pants
- fleece jacket or wool jumper
- cotton t-shirts
- long sleeve shirts
- lightw trousers
- sun hat
- sun cream
- insect repellent
- resealing (Ziploc) plastic bags
- watch/ alarm clock
- money belt/ pouch
- insurance confirmation copy
- emergency contact number
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.