Horseback Journey - 9 days

FROM USD $3,079

Horse-riding with a difference - trekking through remote steppe, along the shores of rivers and lakes, pristine countryside and meeting local families along the way - a real Mongolian experience!

Day 1: Ulaan Baatar
Arrival in Ulaan Baatar and transfer to the hotel. Enjoy a city orientation tour and visit the Natural History Museum. Overnight - Ulaan Baatar (D)
Day 2: Ulaan Baatar - Kharakorum
After breakfast drive to Kharakorum - the ancient capital of Mongolia. Enjoy a box lunch at Elsen Tasarkhai before an afternoon arrival at the ger camp, for dinner and overnight. Overnight - Ger camp (B, L, D)
Mongolians on their horses
Day 3: On horseback
Kharakorum - Tsetserleg. This morning visit the Erdene Zuu monastery, the first Buddhist monastery in Mongolia. After lunch you'll meet the horses and wranglers and begin the 35km ride towards Tsetserleg, the center of Arkhangai Province. Overnight - Ger camp (B, L, D)
Day 4: On horseback
Tamir River. Today you ride another 35km along the Tamir River, taking in the picturesque scenery of the beautiful area. Overnight - Ger camp (B, L, D)
Day 5: On horseback
Khorgo-Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park. Today ride 35km to beautiful Khorgo-Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park. Overnight - Ger camp (B, L, D)
A picturesque Mongolian lake
Day 6: Kharakorum
Khorgo-Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park - Kharakorum. Drive to ancient Kharakorum, which was founded by Genghis Khan in 1220 as a military centre. Overnight - Kharakorum (B, L, D)
Day 7: Kharakorum - Ulaan Baatar
Kharakorum - Ulaan Baatar. Drive back to Ulaan Baatar. Overnight - Ulaan Baatar (B, L, D)
Day 8: Ulaan Baatar
After breakfast we visit the Gandan function monastery. In the afternoon a visit to Bogd Khaan Winter Palace. Free time late afternoon. In the evening enjoy a folklore show. Overnight - Ulaan Baatar (B)
Day 9: Ulaan Baatar
Breakfast and transfer to airport or railway station. (B)

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Tour Details
  • Starts in: Ulaan Baatar / Ends in: Ulaan Baatar
  • Departs: Any day of the year
  • No local payment required
  • Breakfast:8, Lunch: 6, Dinner: 7
  • Hotel Rating: 3 star hotels & Ger camp
  • Tour Guide: Yes
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