Mongolia-Russia tour


MONGOLIA-RUSSIA TOUR

Mongolia: Ulaanbaatar city – Terelj National Park 

Russian Federation: Ulan-Ude city – Baikal Lake

/10 days, 9 nights/      

Description: The following tour is very unique as it we will pass by two countries Russia and Mongolia.

At the first part the tour will take you to the beautiful sights of Mongolia and you will be able to stop by at Mongolian herder family to see the well preserved tradition and culture, as well as ride horses. After traveling through countryside we will spend time to enjoy the capital city, visit historical places museums and of course there will be time for shopping cashmere products for winter and souvenirs too.

Visit the Ulan-Ude city the ancient Buriad trade city, and visit the trade centers for shopping.

Not only you will visit the trade and commerce center also you will be taken to the world’s most fresh watered lake called Baikal and Siberian forest.           

 


 

DAY 1.  Ulaanbaatar city

We will pick you up from Chinggis Khaan International Airport. Drop off at booked hotel for check in.  

Due to late flight arrivals there is no activities scheduled. /Rest at the hotel/

                                                                                                        (Breakfast)

 


DAY 2. Ulaanbaatar city – Terelj National Park

After breakfast take off to world’s tallest statue of a rider, height of the statue is 40 meters and is known as the statue of The Chinggis Khan located at Tsonjin Boldog site.

Mongolian traditional dish called Khorkhog will be served at the local tourist camp for lunch.

 

Afterwards we will take you to Terelj National Park - one of the most popular place among tourists and locals. The Terelj Park is located 80 km far from the capital city. It has a very unique landscape structure with rock and cliff formation. It is the third biggest protected area in Mongolia.

Visit one of the tourist camps for dinner and rest for the night.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Mongolian traditional yurt/


DAY 3. Terelj National Park – Ulaanbaatar city

After having breakfast at the tourist camp we will take off to Ulaanbaatar city, it will take about 2 hour ride. The following day you will be able to get to know the city by visiting museum, historical places.

Places included in our itinerary: The Sukhbaatar square the center point of the city. At the center of the square you will find 4 meter tall statue of commander D. Sukhbaatar, north side of the square you can see the Mongolian Government Palace. In the front of the Palace you will see the 5.4 meter tall statue of our Chinggis Khaan the father of Great Mongol

 

National Museum of Mongolia is the only museum which contains exhibit that shows the pure nature of our Mongolian tradition and nomadic culture, history with overall 50,000 exhibits in 10 halls.

Next destination takes us to Gandan Monastery where you will see magnificent Janraisag goddess which is 26,5 meters tall statue built from 27 tons of steel, 7500 of sheet gold, over 2000 different type of gems.

 

 

 

At the end you will be taken to see the wax museum with Mongolian king and queens of the 13th century with their trusted warriors.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Hotel/


DAY 4.  Ulaanbaatar city – Darkhan city – Selenge province

Depart from Ulaanbaatar to Darkhan city, after having lunch take off to Selenge province. On the way to Selenge province we will stop by at the “Tujiin Nars” natural complex, which has unique natural posture located at the end of the Siberian taiga and continues at Khentii Mountains with sandy steppes with pine forest. Selenge province is located at the northern part of Mongolia close to Russian border.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Hotel/


DAY 5.  Selenge province – Ulan-Ude city

Early in the morning we will head to Altanbulag port of Selenge province to cross the Mongolian Russian borders. The port of Altanbulag is the northern border of Mongolia. After crossing the border we will head to Ulan-Ude city.  The city is known as the ancient city of trade and commerce where merchants from stop by on the way of Silk Road.

 

When you arrive at Ulan-Ude you will find the old buildings, which was preserved since the old times. In addition, you will visit the center square of the city to see the biggest monument of V.I. Lenin, attend the Theatre of Opera and Ballet, Gate built by King Nikolai and visit the Arbat trade street.   

 

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Hotel/


 

DAY 6.  Ulan-Ude city – Baikal Lake

After day spent at Ulan-Ude city we will take you to Baikal Lake. Baikal Lake is known for its fresh water and called as the “Blue Pearl of the Siberia”. You will have plenty of things to do at Baikal Lake enjoying boat trip, hiking at the Siberian forest, fishing (optional) and relax at the lakeside.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Tourist camp/

 

 


DAY 7.  Baikal Lake – Ulan-Ude city

From Baikal Lake we will travel to Ulan-Ude city where you will visit biggest and shopping street and malls. Be ready to by goods from Russia.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Hotel/

 


DAY 8.  Ulan-Ude city – Darkhan city

Take off to next destination called Khiagt city which is located close to the Mongolia and Russia border. After passing the border then we will pass by the Sukhbaatar city of Selenge province and arrive at Darkhan city

Darkhan city is the second largest city after capital Ulaanbaatar. You will be able to visit the main bridge which takes you to the Buddha monument and the monument of Horse headed Mongolian traditional instrument.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Hotel/


DAY 9.  Darkhan city – Ulaanbaatar city

In early morning we will take you from Darkhan city to Ulaanbaatar city. After arriving at capital city you have time to get to know the city and time for shopping at cashmere shop and visit the State Department Store.

 

At the end you will be taken to Mongolian folk concert, where you will enjoy the unique techniques of throat singing, folk song, contortion performance, Mongolian horse head string instrument performance.

                                                                              (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Hotel/


DAY 10.  Ulaanbaatar city – Return back home

Enjoy breakfast at hotel and  prepare to leave to international airport. Catch flight to return back home with full of unforgettable experience in Mongolia.

(Breakfast)

 

 


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