Orkhon waterfall and Erdenezuu monastery

Group size Min 1-2, max 6 (big groups are available)
Duration  7 nights 8 days 
Total driving  1600 km
Meals 7 breakfast, 8 lunch, 7 dinner 
Accomodation Nomadic family's guests ger
Activity camel riding, horse riding, See the Wild horses and some other wild animals and enjoying the nature and visit nomadic family…etc 

Mongolia is home of nomadic culture. Almost half of the populations still remain to leave nomadic lifestyle. Central Mongolian tours give you the opportunity to explore Mongolian nomadic culture in depth, combined with ancient historical sites, monasteries as well as natural beauties. Travel deep into the Central Mongolian countryside to visit lush landscapes, UNESCO World Heritage Sites;

Destination: Khugnu khaan mountain - semi desert  |  Kharkhorin-Erdenezuu monastery  |  Great white lake  |  Tsenkher hot spring  | Orkhon waterfall  Khustai national Park

DETAILED ITINERARY - DAY BY DAY

Day 1 Khustai National park

Start trip from UB at 9:00 am and drive to the Khustai National Park. It is located 95 km from UB. There you would be able to see Prjevalskii horses (wild horses). Also you will visit little natural museum and hall of guests for short video about National Park in multi language. Enjoy small hiking and photographing the charming landscape and wildlife. You will stay in Nomadic family where you experience Nomadic life style including trying milk products, milking the cow, processing of white products. Overnight in a ger camp or tent (you can choose). (B+L+D)

Day 2 Erdene Zuu Monastery

To After breakfast we are driving 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 a ger camp. (B+L+D)

Day 3 Great White Lake

We are going to drive to Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur (White lake). This national park is the highlight of Arkhangai province and famous for its attractive scenery. It is situated in 580 km northwest of Ulaanbaatar. It has been protected since 1965, fully in 1997, to safeguard spectacular mountain scenery and endangered flora and fauna. It's surrounded by the Khangai Mountains, which reach as 3000 meters above the sea level.  The lake supports Pike and other fish. Rare birds are found here. After exploring the environment, you can prepare yourself for next day’s horse trip. Overnight in a ger camp. (B+L+D)

Day 4 White Lake (horse trip to Khorgo Volcano)

After breakfast at 10:00 am, start your horse trip to volcano with well-trained local guide and your tour guide. Before riding your guide will give you clear instruction about horse riding. KHORGO is an altitude of 2200 meters above sea level. Khorgo is rich in beautiful scenery of mountains, cliffs, rapid streams, rivers, lakes, extinct volcanoes, green forests and pastures, where the long-haired yaks and horses pasture. Natural zones around Khorgo: Taiga forest, Transition between Taiga forest and grassland, Mountain Forest Steppe.(B+L+D)

Day 5 Tsenkher hot spring

After breakfast, continue your trip to tsenkher hot spring. It is Reflect, relax, spa, enjoy the premier nude spa retreat in Arkhangai province, enjoy a whirlpool and contemplate the mountain above you - Relax in the sun all day and swim free in a spa water pool - Tsenkher's curative mineral waters have been used for centuries as the most pure and healing in the Mongolia. Feel the 24 hour mineral water whirlpool massage the tension from your busy life at our refreshing, up scale and sensual countryside center - Sauna bliss - sun bathe natural, rest in ger camp. (B+L+D)

Day 6 Orkhon waterfall

Today we are driving to the Orkhon Waterfall water. It flows for remarkable 1120 km to the North and lies in the historically significant Orkhon Valley, UNESCO World Heritage site. The waterfall formed by combination volcanic eruption and earthquakes some 20000 years ago cascades down from a height 27 meters. (B+L+D)

Day 7 Mongol Sand Dune

Today we are driving to ELSEN TASARKHAI-Khugnu-Tarna is a protected national park in the Bulgan province of Mongolia. The park headquarters are in the village of Rashaant east of the place. Elsen Tasarkhai is small sand dunes, 80 km long, continuously lies in the lowland of legendary Khugnu Khaan and Bat Khaan mountains. Sand dunes represents landscape, climate & ecology of Gobi Desert, in this region. Sunset camel riding. Overnight in a ger camp. (L+D)

Day 8 BACK TO UB

 After breakfast we are driving back to UB city, have lunch on the way back to UB. (B+L)

         Price includes:

  • Accommodation during the local trip
  • Driver+4WD vehicle+petrol
  • English speaking tour guide/cook/
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • Camel, horse riding with local guide
  • Bottled water supply for 1.5 liter p.p everyday
  • Entrance fees for the national parks and museum
  • Visa support & invitation letter
  • Sleeping bag

        Price excludes:

  • International airfare
  • Personal Items
  • Optional activity costs
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Accommodation in UB city
  • Travel & medical insurance
  • Tips for driver & guide

 

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Testimonials

  • JONNY /Canada/

    Back from my trip. Had a great time there in Mongolia and the Four Seasons Travel folks were great. I really, really hope to get to come back some day.

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    FARRY.R /Indonesia/ Thank a lot to Ogi and her stuff for a great trip to Lake Huvsgul. She plan the trip accordingly ours wishes and budget. We had an amazing journey. We traveled throw breath taking views and we met extraordinary people and hospitality.

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