TRIP-8. “Orkhon” Waterfall and Tovkhon Tour
Route: UB- Waterfall- Kharkhorin-UB
Region: Central Mongolia Length of tour: 5 nights / 6 days Available: 01 April - 15 October/2017
Hifghlights: Kharkhorin ,Erdene-Zuu Monastery and Waterfall
Arrive in Ulaanbaatar. Pick up and transport to your accommodation in Ulaanbaatar.
Day 1. Ulaanbaatar City Tour Today we will do the city tour in Ulaanbaatar. 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 2. Central Mongolia / Karakorum , Erdene- Zuu Monastery After breakfast we begin our tour into the countryside , we drive to the west to Kharkhorin, Ancient capital city of the Mongolian Empire , 800 years ago.Visit Erdene Zuu Monastery which was built on the ruins of the city in 1586 , was the first Buddhist center in Mongolia. Visit the nearby museum display with many unique items from Mongolian culture and archaeology.
Day 3. Orkhon Waterfall After breakfast travel to the Orkhon waterfall . Visit Nomadic family and enjoy hospitality nomads . Stay at Mongolian tourist ger camp for overnight.
Day 4. Tuvkhun Monastery Drive to Tuvkhun Monastery with a beautiful surrounding natures. Overnight at ger guesthouse near the mountain. Relaxation day. Walk in the area , climb the hills overlooking the Monasteries and horse riding.Dinner and overnight.
Day 5. Elsen Tasarkhai Back way trip to ” Elsen Tasarkhai ” ( sand dunes) in the Khogno Khan Nature Reserve. Walk and explore the dunes.Camp overnight in tents or gers.
Day 6. Hustai National Park Today after breakfast we will drive to Hustai National Park. To see the Mongolian Horse , The Przewalkie , which Mongolian folks call the Takhi , the last wild bred of horses in the world.Drive in the park to see the original wild Mongolian horse and Marmots and other wild animals. Dinner and Overnight .
Day 7. Ulaanbaatar / Departure Transfer to the airport or train station for international departure.
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 City Tour
Services not included : International transportation Travel and medical Insurance Own expenses and Laundry Alcoholic drinks
Accommodation and meals in UB