Price: ( 2 days and 1 night )
Distance: approximately 350 km (217 miles)
Accommodation: Mongolian yurts (ger)
Main highlights: visits at Chinggis Khan Equestrian Statue, XIII Century Complex, and Gorkhi – Terelj National Park
Day 1. Ulaanbaatar – XIII Century Complex – Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
In the morning you will meet your guide and drive to Chinggis Khaan Equestrian Monument. The 40 meter high monument is located on the bank of the Tuul River at Tsonjin Boldog, where, according to legends, Chinggis Khaan found a golden whip. The statue is symbolically pointed east towards his birthplace. After visiting the statue and a small museum located inside of it, you will drive to the XIII Century Complex. The complex consists of six camps, each of them recreating a different aspect of Mongolian life during the Chinggis Khaan’s reign. After exploring the complex you will drive to Gorkhi Terelj National Park, where you will stay overnight in a comfortable tourist camp.
Day 2. Gorkhi-Terelj National Park – Ulaanbaatar
Gorkhi-Terelj is one of the most well known national parks of Mongolia. A small southern portion of the park is developed for tourists, with restaurants, souvenir shops, horses and camels for rent, and tourist camps. However, most of the park is undeveloped and difficult to access. The park has many rock formations for rock climbers,
and includes a famous formation named for thing they resemble: Turtle Rock. Apart from that the park also has a Buddhist monastery that is open to visitors. Park wildlife includes brown bears and over 250 species of birds. The Tuul River flows through the park. You will start your day in the park with breakfast and a short horse ride. You will also have time to trek in the area (optional). Later your guide will take you for a sight trip to the main attractions of the park: Turtle Rock and Aryabal Monastery. You will drive back to Ulaanbaatar in the early afternoon.
Costs of the trip:
1 person: 610 USD
2 persons: 440 USD per person
3 persons: 270 USD per person
In case the number of participants is higher than 3 and another car is required the price will change as follows:
4 persons: 300 USD per person
5 persons: 275 USD per person
Our tour includes the following:
1) English speaking guide,
2) Driver, vehicle (Toyota Land Cruiser) and fuel,
3) Accommodation in a tourist camp (ger; double occupancy) in Gorkhi – Terelj National Park,
4) Lunch in XIII Century Complex, Dinner and Breakfast in Gorkhi – Terelj National Park
5) Entrance fee to Chinggis Khaan Equestrian Monument, XIII Century Complex, Gorkhi – Terelj National Park, Aryabal Monastery,
6) Costs of an hour long horse ride.