Schedule 2017 & 2018
|4 or more Pax: 797 USD||3 Pax: 930 USD|
|2 Pax: 1189USD||1 Pax: 1965USD|
* Free of charge: 0-3 years old child
* 20% discount : 4-11 years old child
* Currency: USD / Per person
Explore many of the things that Mongolia has to offer
all in central Mongolia.
Mongolia the ultimate place to go for a vacation when
you want a variety of natural settings and much history and culture. From
breathtaking and awesome sheer mountain ranges and ice glaciers to relaxing hot
springs and endless sand dunes. Just imagine – you can experience all of these
natural wonders in one part of our beautiful country.
First we are going to adventure to gorgeous Tereli National Park, where you will encounter many natural wonders. From gorgeous granite mountains to open fields and pristine waters, nature abounds. You will visit the world’s tallest horseman statue, which is dedicated to Mongolian’s legendary emperor – Chinggis or Genghis Khan.
Another natural wonder of our country are the gorgeous Przewalski wild horses, which you will encounter in the beautiful Khustai National Park. This is our stop when we are on our way to Karakorum.
Karakorum once served as the Mongolian Empire’s capital and it will be forever known as one of the most important stops on the famous Silk Road. Even though it may seem like it’s run down, there are still many surprises it has to offer. One of the most important features is Erdenezuu is one of our largest and most significant cultural and religious center and operates as a museum. It’s also our country’s oldest monastery.
After Karakorum, we will travel to Ugii Lake, exploring historical artefacts on the way. Uggi Lake is home to many species of wildlife and a wonderful place to fish. We then travel to Elsen Tarakhai, which is a marvelous oasis with gorgeous sand dunes, a breathtaking lake, birds, and verdant vegetation, all just an hour’s drive from Karakorum.
Why choose this tour
- Explore Our Beautiful Nature
- Experience Our Lifestyle
- Learn About Our History
- Enjoy Our Wildlife
- Take Many Photos
Terelj National Park and visit Chinggis Khaan statue
After meeting in Ulaanbaatar, drive to Giant Chinggis Khaan statue. The statues in total is 40m high and see as far sighted Chinggis Khaan holds a golden whip in his right hand. Tour to Terelj National park . You'll explore the extraordinary formation of rocks and stones; some of them look quite similar to turtles. The Terelj National Park incorporates parts of Khentii Mountain Range. Horseback riding trial. Overnight in tourist camp. (L+D)
See the Takhi, the Asian wild horse
Early morning drive to Hustai National Park and see Takhi, the Asian wild horse. If you have a chance, see wolf, argali sheep and deer. Enjoy small hiking and photographing the charming landscape and wildlife. Visit Takhi's small museum and overnight in tourist camp. (B + L + D)
Erdenezuu and Karakorum
After breakfast at the tourist camp, drive to Karakorum, the symbolic ruins of the 13th century capital of the Mongol Empire. Visit Erdene-Zuu, the oldest monastery, with 108 stupas, built in 1586. Then visit Karakorum museum and see the Great Mongol state period, Stone Age, Bronze Age, Ancient state period halls. Overnight in tourist camp by Orkhon River. (B + L + D)
After breakfast, drive to Ugii Lake (altitude 1387 m; surface area—25 sq. km). When you visit the lake, you will have an opportunity to take a boat tour and do some birding. On the way, you will see Khusuu Tsaidam, a Turkic inscribed monument of the Turkic State (6th – 8th Centuries A.D). Overnight in tourist camp. (B + L + D)
Elsen tasarkhai and camel ride trial
Up early morning, drive to Elsen tasarkhai unique area of forest and sand dunes. After lunch in tourist camp, there is an opportunity for a camel ride trial through the sand dunes. We will visit a local nomad family where you have an opportunity to experience their way of life, their culture and traditions. Overnight in a tourist camp. (B)
Services included in the price
Guiding and interpreting service
Accommodation in tourist ger camp
Meals as listed
1 hour horse and camel and boat riding
Services not included in the price
Hotel in Ulaanbaatar
Optional activity cost
Meals in UB
To all at Discover Mongolia...I should just like to say that this has been one of the best tours I have ever been on. As one who likes open spaces and natural countryside this could not be bettered. The mix of locations and Ger camps you use show the country to full advantage. Every day brought something new, beautiful and really interesting. Thank you all for a marvelous experience. UK, Aug, 2010
G. and L. Doel.
Dear Oyunaa, Dear Oyunaa, My wife and me really enjoyed our trip to Central Mongolia. Everything was going in easy and comfortable way. Guide and driver have always taken care about us so we can see a lot of cultural things. Also, it was very nice to meet you in your office. German. Aug, 2011
We believe that comfortable, welcoming accommodation is vital to the enjoyment of your trip. You will be stay in a standard 3-4 star hotel in Ulaanbaatar and a tourist ger camp (traditional dwelling) with currency (220V), shower and other useful services (2 or 4 people per ger) in the countryside. All accommodation offered by Discover Mongolia is personally checked by our staff to ensure high standards.
The best time to make this trip:
May to September is the best season, with the peak season in July for the Naadam Festival. July and August are also the wettest months of the year, but be assured; our climate is such that you will still have many sunny days at this time.
Discover Mongolia use the highest level, latest model, air-conditioned private vans or 4WD vehicles for the maximum comfort on your touring days. A day's drive in the countryside will be approx 200-250km.
In Ulaanbaatar, you will be dining at fine European and Asian cuisine restaurants. Mutton, beef, rice and noodles form the basis of the Mongolian diet, so your meals will be based around this. However, the trail rations may include vegetables, eggs, peanut butter, cheese and sometimes yak! On some days there will be lunchboxes from tourist camps. It is good food and our experience has been that guests are happy with this arrangement. Please let us know in advance if you are a vegetarian. Alcohol is not provided on the trip but tourists are free to bring their own.
An English speaking Mongolian guide will accompany the group at all times. The guide will be a native Mongolian person with great local knowledge who can deal with any requests and ensure that your holiday to become one of the most unforgettable experiences of your life.
Personal things to bring with you:
Warm thin layers of clothing are the best such as bring a waterproof jacket, sandals and a hat and headscarf to protect you from the sun and winds. Don't forgot insect repellent, sun cream, lip-gloss and first aid kit (medicine for headache, cold, diarrhea, runny nose; bandages; any medicine prescribed for you ). All your camera equipment.
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