7 Days Classic Mongolia Glimpse

Ulaanbaatar, Hustai National Park, Kharakhorum, Ugii Lake, Terelj National Park, Ulaanbaatar

Tour Code: TAT-Mongolia-01

Tour Type: Private Tour

Price from: US$1860 Free Inquiry

Tour Feature

  • Be amazed by the nomadic group's history and culture
  • Meet the local nomads and enjoy a horse and camel riding experience
  • Visit the UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site: Kharakhorum – the ruins of the capital of the Great Mongolian Empire

 

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Day 1 Arrival Ulaanbaatar

Airport pick up service

Meals: No meal
Accommodation: In the local hotel of Ulaanbaatar

 

Arrival in Ulaanbaatar at Chinggis Khan airport or train station, our local tour guide will meet you and transfer you to Hotel. The hotel check-in is after 2p.m, Free time, and rest to adjust for the time zone.

Ulaanbaatar City View
Ulaanbaatar City View

 

 

Day 2 Ulaanbaatar – Hustai National Park (120 km, 2 hours' drive)

Mongolian Nomadic Show, KHustai National Park

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: In the Local Tourist Camp

 

After breakfast and check out, we will drive to Tavan Tolgoi Hills and Valleys to enjoy the Mongolian Nomadic Show, which will present the daily lifestyle of the nomad family and Mongolian culture. After the show, you will drive to Hustai National Park, where herds of wild horse Przevalskii are re-acclimatizing since 1991, Lunch in a restaurant at the national park, and explore wild horses, whose Mongolian name is Takhi. Visit the natural museum displaying wild horses and the national park area including flora and fauna.

Mongolian Nomadic Show
Mongolian Nomadic Show

 

Day 3 Hustai National Park – Kharakhorum (100 km, 1-2 hours' drive)

Kharakhorum – the ruins of Great Mongolian Empire, Erdene Zuu Monastery Museum, Kharakhorum History Museum

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: In the Local Tourist Camp

 

In the morning, set off and drive to Kharakhorum town. It was the Kharakhorum capital of the Great Mongolian Empire in the 13th century, which was founded by Chinggis Khan in 1220.

In the afternoon, explore Erdene Zuu Monastery Museum - First Biggest Buddhist Center in the medieval ages and it was closed and badly damaged in1930's, Explore Turtle Rock on the south hill, and visit Kharakhorum History Museum, the archaeological excavation site in Kharakhorum town. Near the merchant's street, you will have a chance to see the eagles and hawks and to be photographed with them. Mongolian Cuisine-Barbecue picnic will be arranged as your dinner.

Kharakhorum
Kharakhorum

 

Day 4 Kharakhorin – Ugii Lake & Wetlands Nature Reserve

Tureg Rock Inscription Monument, Ugii Lake & Wetlands Nature Reserve

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: In the Local Tourist Camp

 

Enjoy breakfast at the camp and drive to Khoshoo Tsaidam on the bank of the Orkhon River to explore the Tureg Rock Inscription Monument about the Kultigen King of the Tureg tribe and battling, which is about 50 km from Kharakhorin and needs about 1-hour driving. This Khoshoo Tsaidam area was ruins of Ancient Mongol-Tureg city, which were very strong in 6-8AD

 

Then continue driving to Ugii Lake. Enjoy your free time and have lunch. In the afternoon visit Wetlands Nature Reserve’s information and research center first, and then observe birds on the shore of the lake by binoculars.

Ugii Lake
Ugii Lake

 

Day 5 Ugii Lake – Ulaanbaatar (380 km, 8-9 hours' drive)

Transfer back to Ulaanbaatar, Ancient city ruins

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: In the local hotel of Ulaanbaatar

 

Drive to Ulaanbaatar city (380 km & 8-9 hours driving on paved road).  On the way explore the ancient city ruins dated to 11 and 17 centuries. Box lunch in the open air. After dinner and transfer to the hotel. Enjoy leisure time at night.

Monglia Grassland Landscape
Monglia Grassland Landscape

 

Day 6 Ulaanbaatar - Terelj National Park - Ulaanbaatar

Chinggis Khan Statue, Memorial Monument Rock Inscription for King Tonikuk, Terelj National Park

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: In the local hotel of Ulaanbaatar

 

Pick up from the hotel after breakfast, and drive to Chinggis Khan Statue (80km drive on paved road) on the Tsonjin Boldog valley, which is historical place for Chinggis Khan.

 

Drive to Ovor Janjivlan Valley and visit to Memorial Monument Rock Inscription for King Tonikuk, from Blue Tureg tribe. The Monument is dated to 600-750AD. Then drive to Terelj National Park. On the way you will see the sacred mountain and sacred place for the sun worshipping ceremony according shamanism, The place and ovoo is the main points for shamans to gather on 22,June and do ceremony for the sun.

 

Arrival at the Juulchin Bayalag tourist camp, and have a lunch at the camp restaurant,

 

After lunch you will enjoy visiting to Buddhist Meditation temple Aryabala in granite rock mountains. Explore Turtle shaped Giant Natural Rock. By 6p.m you will drive back to Ulaanbaatar.

Terelj National Park
Terelj National Park

 

Day 7 Ulaanbaatar, Departure

Gandantegchilen Monastery, Square of Chinggis Khan, Friendship Monument on Zaisan hill, Free time for shopping, transfer to the airport

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

 

In the morning, if time allows, we will take a city tour including visits to Gandantegchilen Monastery- Present biggest monastery, which houses for giant standing Buddha statue. Visit main Square of Chinggis Khan, Friendship Monument on Zaisan hill, Free time for shopping the main street shops, art shops and antique shops.

 

Transfer to the Chinggis Khan airport for departure to your next destination.

Square of Chinggis Khan
Square of Chinggis Khan

 

Service ends

Notice:

Due to the uncertainties of this tour, such as special local conditions , the changes of accommodation rate, etc, the tour has to be tailor-made and its price is on request. Please tell us in advance your group information inclusive of departure date, number of pax, and other individual needs, which will be helpful to work out a fit program and the right price.

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