Ulaanbaatar city – Terelj National Park


ULAANBAATAR CITY – TERELJ NATIONAL PARK

/5 days, 4 nights/       

Description: 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.   

 


 

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.

Afterwards we will take you to Terelj National Park - one of the most popular places 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 and the known as third biggest protected and sacred area in Mongolia.

Mongolian traditional dish called Khorkhog will be served at Mongolian traditional yurt camp for lunch.

Visit one of the herder families to be introduced to Mongolian nomadic lifestyle, if tourists are interested in riding horse you will be welcomed. Try out dairy products used daily such as dried curd, fermented mere milk and so etc.

(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 Empire.

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 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 4.  Ulaanbaatar city

At the second day at the city tour you will visit the southern side of the city. The Zaisan memorial is located on top of a hill and was built to cherish memory of the soviet soldiers fallen in WW II. A tiled mural lies within a huge concrete ring, which is raised about 5 meters above the ground.

Zaisan is a popular tourist attraction and one of the highlights of Ulaanbaatar due to the fantastic views it offers over the city.

This peaceful park features an 18m-tall standing Sakyamuni image. When it was erected in 2007, five tons of juniper were placed inside. Below the statue is a small room containing thangkas, Sutras and images of the Buddha and his disciples. You can combine a visit to the Zaisan memorial, right next door.

Afterwards visit to our number 1 cashmere brand Gobi, the factory store where you will find varieties of products starting from cashmere coats to camel wool blankets. Gobi brought together the world’s finest cashmere enriched it with stunning designs. Nothing will keep you warmer than fabulous Gobi 100% cashmere coat selection.

                                                                               (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Accommodation /Hotel/


 

DAY 5.  Ulaanbaatar city

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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