Erdenezuu monastery & Terelj NP tour

 
Group size Min 1-2, max 6 (big groups are available)
Duration  4nights 5 days
Total driving  1000 km
Meals 4 breakfast, 5 lunch, 4 dinner 
Accomodation Ger Camp
Activity Camel riding, see the Wild horses and some other wild animals and enjoying the nature and visit nomadic family…etc 

Today Erdenezuu Monastery is famous for its ancient temple architecture, unique museum with rare exhibits. A tour of discovery which has opportunity to embraces the rich diversity of one of Mongolian most peaceful and enigmatic destinations. Our 5 days journey takes us from the sand dunes and national park of the Khustai and Terelj, through charming green steppes and ancient histories, to the hills, rocks and spectacular scenery of the Central Mongolia.

     Destinations: Elsen Tasarkhai Sand dunesKharkhorum-Erdenezuu monasteryKhustai National ParkTerelj National Park 

DETAILED ITINERARY-DAY BY DAY

DAY 1 ELSEN TASARKHAI SAND DUNES

After you picked up from your accommodation in Ulaanbaatar, we will drive to Elsen Tasarkhai Sand dunes. This is a Gobi-typed desert and a picturesque landscape. Mountains, forests, steppe and sand dunes can be all found in one location in here. After having lunch at the family, there is an opportunity for a camelback riding through the sand dunes. We will stay overnight in a Mongolian family ger. (L+D)

DAY 2 ERDENEZUU MONASTERY

After having breakfast at the family, we will drive to Kharkhorin which was a capital city of Mongolia in 13th century for about 30 years, located in northwestern part of Uvurkhangai province of Mongolia. On the way to get to the Kharkhorin we will have a lunch on the open space of Mongolian countryside. We will drive forward to Kharkhorin after the lunch. The Erdenezuu monastery is the most ancient survived Buddist monastery in Kharkhorin, Mongolia. After having dinner in a hostel, we will have a free time hiking or wandering around the town. Stay in ger camp.  

DAY 3 DRIVE TO KHUSTAI NATIONAL PARK

After having breakfast at the town ger hostel, we will visit to Erdenezuu monastery. After visiting Erdenezuu monastery, we will drive back Khustai National Park. This National Park locates in Tov province. The park is about 100kms from the capital city of Ulaanbaatar to the west, a home to the world’s only naturally surviving wild horses. The Przewalski horse has been successfully reintroduced into the wild and has a light yellow coat. We can do some hiking and horseback riding around the National Park, where the Takhi wild horses graze peacefully with other wild animals. We will stay overnight in a Mongolian ger. (B+L+D)

DAY 4 TERELJ NATIONAL PARK

This morning after breakfast we will try to see wild horses around and after that we will drive to a nomadic family in Terelj National via passing by Ulaanbaatar. Terelj National Park is one of the national parks of Mongolia. It is connected with Ulaanbaatar by a paved road. The park also has a Buddhist monastery that is open to visitors. Park wildlife includes brown bears and over 250 species of birds and you will have a chance to see a lot of animals such as yaks, sheep, goats and horses hanging out around this National park. Once we got to the National Park we will have lunch with the host family. Wander around the National Park and do some horseback riding through the National Park. Stay overnight in a ger. (B+L+D)

Day 5 BACK TO ULAANBAATAR

After setting up at the family we will drive to Genghis Khan Equestrian Statue, part of the Genghis Khan Statue Complex is a 40-metre tall statue of Genghis Khan on horseback, on the bank of the Tuul River at Tsonjin Boldog, where according to legend, he found a golden whip. After that back to Ulaanbaatar. When we arrive to Ulaanbaatar, we will be transferred to a hostel or hotel for tonight. (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

  • MAKATO /Japan/

    Overal experience: Excellent; Tour guide's knowledge is nothing short of amazing. We have been very lucky! Drivers driving also amazing .He did a great job! Thank you very much everything!

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  • BONDY. P /Australia/

    The tour was well planned, they were on time for everything, the crew were fantastic, looked after us really well, food great, what not to like??? The horses were very well behaved, saddles, English and comfortable, one of the best trips I have ever done.

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  • Anna. T /Australia/

    Thanks for really good holiday. I have learnt a lot. Our driver and guide's service was perfect. i recommend Four Seasons travel to who want travel Mongolia.

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