Stargazing in Terelj

Tours - Short Tours
Price: $81
1 Days / 1 Nights
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Gorkhi-Terelj National Park is one of the top tourist destinations in Mongolia. The park is located only 50 kilometers away from Ulaanbaatar, and is connected to the capital city by a single paved road. The park offers endless points of interest.  Discover if the two most famous rock formations, Turtle Rock and the Old Man Reading a Book, each resemble their namesake. Explore Terelj's buddhist monastery, open to the public. Spot wildlife including brown bears and over 250 species of birds. In addition to the animals, the picturesque Tuul River adds to the park's breathtaking beauty.

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Transportation and driver
English speaking guide
Clean drinking water
Horseback riding (as specified)

Not Included:

Personal shopping
Additional activities


Customer Review:

"The traveling distances were a challenge without a compass. The driver was superb, being able to travel without proper road signs, all depended on his experience."

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DAY 1 See the Sights
We will drive to Gorkhi-Terelj National Park in the morning. Once inside the park we will visit the famous Turtle Rock and climb to the Aryabal Monastery. Later we will head to a local ger camp where we will eat lunch.

After lunch, we will go horseback riding along the banks of the Tuul River. On the way, we will stop to visit local nomadic herders and learn about their everyday life.

In the evening, we will eat a delicious dinner with traditional Mongolian dishes. When it gets dark, we will watch the once bright blue sky light up with stars through telescopes at the ger camp.

Stay overnight in a ger camp. Lunch and Dinner
DAY 2 Choose Your Own Adventure
After breakfast you will have time to explore the national park on your own. Additional horse riding time is optional.

You will leave the ger camp around noon, return to Ulaanbaatar, and reach the city in early afternoon.


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