Central Mongolia Tour 6 – Days
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)
|Drive back to Ulaanbaatar|
After breakfast, drive back to Ulaanbaatar and end the trip. (B)
|Group size:||as you requested|
|Tour cost:||US$ 2097 pp based on 1 person.
US$ 1249 pp based on 2 people.
US$ 969 pp based on 3 people.
US$ 828 pp based on more than 4 people.
|Schedule 2014:||May to October|
|Destinations:||Ulaanbaatar » Terelj National park » Hustai National Park » Ugii Lake. » Elsen tasarkhai …|