Ancient Capital of Mongolia tour

Key words : (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner.)

About this tour (7 nights/8 days)

Tour to the capital of the Great Mongol Empire, which was the most important city in the medieval world. Also you will get to visit natural hot spring and some scenic spots of the area. On this tour you will visit the capital of the Great Mongol Empire which this tour named after. Also you will see the best places in the area such as natural Tsenher hot spring, Lake Ugii with its numerous water birds, extinct UranTogoo volcano, as well as museums and the monasteries.

  • Day 1. Ulaanbaatar
  • Day 2. Karakorum. 380km. (B/L/D)
  • Day 3. TsenherJiguur Hot Spring. 120 km. (B/L/D)
  • Day 4. Lake Ugii. 120 km. (B/L/D)
  • Day 5. UranTogoo. 200 km. (B/L/D)
  • Day 6. Amarbayasgalant. 300km. (B/L/D)
  • Day 7. Ulaanbaatar 350km. (B/L/D)
  • Day 8. Departure. (B)

Detailed
  • Day 1. Arrival / Ulaanbaatar
  • Upon arrival in Ulaanbaatar by air or train you will be greeted by your guide and driver, and transferred to your hotel. Half or full day city tours are available. Overnight stay in a hotel.

  • Day 2. Ulaanbaatar / Karakorum 380km
  • After breakfast at the hotel, drive to Karakorum, the 13th century capital of the Great Mongol Empire. Lunch on the way. After arrival in Karakorum visit KhaadiinKhushuu. Dinner and overnight stay in a ger camp. (L/D)

  • Day 3. KhushuuTsaidam -Ugii Lake 130km
  • Start driving to the monuments of prince Kul-Tegin (685-731), the oldest and most important findings of Turkish period. Continue driving. In the evening, hiking around the lake and enjoy watching the birds. Dinner and overnight stay in the camp. (B/L/D)

  • Day 4. . Arkhangai/Tsenkher Hot Spring 120 km
  • Drive to Tsenkher hot spring. Spend the day relaxing in natural spa and walking in the surrounding forest. Optional massage and beauty services are available. Lunch, dinner and overnight stay in a ger camp. (B/L/D)

  • Day 5. Orkhon Waterfall 260 km
  • This morning we drive to the beautiful Orkhon Waterfall, and enjoy the charming surroundings of the river including small waterfalls of 4-5 meters in height, as well as the UlaanTsutgalan waterfall, the biggest in Mongolia at a height of 24 meters. The Orkhon river Valley has been protected as a National Park since 2006. Rest at ger camp near the waterfall. (B/L/D)

  • Day 6. ElsenTasarkhai Sand Dunes 230 km
  • Breakfast at camp and drive to Bayan Gobi. Arrive in Bayan Gobi in the late afternoon. Visit to a camel-breeder’s ger for a full day camel riding and visit to Ovgon Temple and travel through ElsenTasarkhai Sand Dunes. Overnight at ger camp. (B/L/D)

  • Day 7. Ulaanbaatar 280km
  • Breakfast at ger camp and drive back to Ulaanbaatar. After arrival in Ulaanbaatar, transfer to your hotel accommodation in Ulaanbaatar. (B)

  • Day 8. Departure
  • In the morning transfer to the airport or train station for international departure.