TRIP -2. Kharhorin &Tovkhon Monastery Tour


TRIP -2. Kharhorin  and Tovkhon  Monastery Tour                                                                  

Route: Gobi- Kharkhorin-UB                                                                                                                Region: South and Central Mongolia                                                                                                        Length of tour: 3 nights / 4 days                                                                                            Available: 01 May – 15 October /2017                                                                          Highlights: Kharkhorin-  Mongolia ancient capital city

Trip 2

It's better to see ONCE than to hear a THOUSAND times!

It’s better to see ONCE
than to hear a THOUSAND times!

 

 

Arrive in Ulaanbaatar. Pick up and transport to your accommodation in Ulaanbaatar.   Ulaanbaatar/ City Tour                                                                                                                         Our guide will meet you at 9:00 am  and starting from  Gandan Monastery, the biggest and important Monastery with over 400 monks.From here we will go to the National History Museum which shows the rich history of Mongolia. Then we will visit main squares where we will find Government House etc. After Lunch  if you want we can do shopping for Mongolian brand pure  cashmere Goyo and Altai. After that  we will enjoy Mongolian traditional Concert at 06:00 pm. Welcome to the Dinner. Stay at Hotel.***

Day 1.  Kharkhorin/ Central Mongolia

Today we will start trip to Kharkhorin- ancient cpital city at 09:00am after breakfast. It is about 400km from UB by paved roads. Late afternoon come to Kharkhorin and stay at Mongolian  ger guesthouse.

Day 2. Kharkhorin city / Central Mongolia

Next morning  explore around  the city which  was  ancient  capital of the Mongolian Empire in the 13thcentury  and  “Erdenezuu” Monastery. This is the first Buddhist monastery  in all of Mongolia . Established in 1585, has grown over the centuries to encompass sixty-two separate temples and in its golden days it has home to hundreds of lamas. Today some of these buildings serves as a museum for visitors while other parts continue to function as an authentic Buddhust Monastery. The temples  contain a valuable collection of Buddhist sculptures, artwork and books. After that , drive to  Tovkhon Monastery . Possible to visit real nomadic family and  to do horse riding. Overnigt in ger guesthouse nearby the Tovkhon temples. It is one of the historical temples and located on the mountain. The scenery is beautiful.

Day 3.Elsen Tasarkhai / Sand Dunes

After breakfast  drive back to  the semi-desert  which is  a narrow  sand dune lays about 90km long. Perfect place for hiking  and camel riding. Overnight  in ger guesthouse.

Day 4. Ulaanbaatar: Drive  back to UB.  Stay at hotel .

 Services included :                                                                                                                           Accommodations for whole trip                                                                                                              All meals during the trip                                                                                                                     Transport for all program                                                                                                                          All entrance fees                                                                                                                                    Guide / English speaking/                                                                                                                              Horse & camel riding                                                                                                                                  Bottled pure water                                                                                                                       Mongolian Traditional Concert

Services not included :                                                                                                                          International transportation                                                                                                                 Travel and medical Insurance                                                                                                                 Own expenses  and  Laundry                                                                                                                         Alcoholic drinks                                                                                                                    Accommodation and meals in UB

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It's better to see Once than to hear a THOUSAND times!

It’s better to see Once
than to hear a THOUSAND times!

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