Brief Tour – Must see of Mongolian Highlights
Adventure level: Soft
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Day 1. Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and city tour
Meet at airport and transfer to hotel in Ulaanbaatar city. After relax, will be day tour exploring Ulaanbaatar. It starts from Sukhbaatar square a central point and spirit of the capital city. Next move is Zaisan hill with panoramic view of whole city and Gandan monastery with its gold plated 26 m Bodhisattva statue decorated with precious stones. After lunch in fine restaurant will be excursion to the Natural history museum, where the biggest dinosaur skeletons in the world and the precious fossilized dinosaur eggs and bones found in Gobi Desert are kept intact. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2. Tour to Tsonjin, Great Khan’s Statue and Terelj National Park
Drive to new build huge Statue of Chinggis Khan and visit Terelj National Park, a fascinating area about 60 km to the east of Ulaanbaatar. High Mesozoic granite cliffs, sculpted into unique formations by wind, frost and rain erosion, loom over the fertile valleys. Relaxing in beauty nature and by fresh air of Terelj. Overnight in tourist resort.
Day 3. Tour to Khustai National Park
Drive to Khustai National Park 100 km away from Ulaanbaatar to see the Przewalski wild horses, after 40 years recently re-introduced back to Mongolia. Visit the local information center for learn about the history of the last pure wild horses and the history of the area. Overnight in tourist resort.
Day 4. Back to Ulaanbaatar
Drive back to Ulaanbaatar. Transfer to hotel in the city. After lunch in a fine restaurant will be excursion to the Bogd Khan Palace museum. The Palace was the home of last Mongolian Bogd Khan, eight reincarnations, and consists of a complex of temples with beautiful tankhas and taxidermy and the Bogd’s Europian style home, which is filled with such wonders as a ger covered in snow-leopard furs, gifts to the Bogd Khan from world leaders, and stuffed seals. Leisure time for shopping etc. Before dinner evening art performance. This fascinating folklore performance includes traditional folk song, throat singing, beauty melody of horse fiddle, ethnic dances and artistic contortion. Overnight in hotel.
Day 5. Departure
After breakfast transfer to departure. Depending on departure time other activities are available.