A tour of discovery which has opportunity to embraces the rich diversity of one of Mongolian most peaceful and enigmatic destinations. Our 7 day journey takes us from the sand dunes and Tsenkher hot springs, through charming green steppes and ancient histories, to the hills, rocks and spectacular scenery of the Central Mongolia.
||From your staying hotel at Ulaanbaatar city.
||08:00AM in the morning
|2 days cruise
|Driver & Guide’s gratuity
A tour of discovery which has opportunity to embraces the rich diversity of one of Mongolian most peaceful and enigmatic destinations.
DAY1. DRIVE TO THE ANCIENT CAPITAL CITY KHARKHORIN
After would pick up you from your hotel/hostel, we will start drive to Kharkhorin which was a capital city of Mongolia in 13th century for about 30 years, located in northwestern part of Uvurkhangai province of Mongolia. On the way to get to the Kharkhorin we will have a lunch on the open space of Mongolian countryside. We will drive forward to Kharkhorin after the lunch.
One of the Mongolian most attractive monasteries Erdenezuu locates in Kharkhorin City. The Erdenezuu monastery is the most ancient survived Buddist monastery in Kharkhorin, Mongolia. The Erdenezuu monastery was built in 1585 by Abtai Sain Khan and the monastery was allowed to exist as a museum, the only functioning monastery was Gandan monastery in the capital, Ulaanbaatar. However after the fall of communism in Mongolia in 1990, the monastery was turned over the lamas and Erdenezuu again became a place of worship.
Once we get there, we will accommodate in a town ger hostel. After having dinner in a hostel, we will have a free time hiking or wandering around the town. (Lunch and Dinner)
DAY2. DRIVE TO TSENKHER HOT SPRING
We drive to Tsenkher hot spring, a sulphur spring that emerges from the ground at a sizzing 89C. Facilities include outdoor and indoor baths, showers and accommodations. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY3. DRIVE TO TUVKHUN MONASTERY AND ORKHON WATERFALL
Today we will drive to Tuvkhun monastery. The creation work temple established by Undur Gegeen Zanabazar in 1654 dedicated to religious studies and art works became the foundation of today’s Tuvkhun monastery. It is located on top of a rocky mountain hill surrounded by forests elevated in 2300 meters above sea level in the territory of Bat-Ulzii soum of Uvurkhangai province. After visiting the monastery, we will drive to the Orkhon waterfall. Once we will arrive to the waterfall called Ulaan Tsutgalan /Orkhon Waterfall/, enjoy spectacular view of the waterfall and surrounding area, where we will have chance to take some beautiful photo shots of Orkhon Waterfall. The Orkhon river drops into 20 kms volcanic crack thus forming the 24 meter high waterfall of Ulaan Tsutgalan, highlight of the area. We are having dinner and stay overnight in a ger. We will stay overnight in a family ger. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY4. DRIVE TO NAIMAN NUUR (8LAKES)
After having breakfast at the family, we will start driving to Shuranga where we will have a family and horses for a horseback riding for next day to the Shireet Lake. Stay overnight in a ger. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY5. HORSEBACK RIDING DAY TO SHIREET LAKE
After having breakfast, we will ride to Shireet Lake, which is the biggest one in other 7 lakes. During the day we will see great landscapes, a beautiful lake and one of the wildest and unspoiled travel destinations of Mongolia. The Shireet Lake is perfect for photo-shooting and camping overnight. After severarl hours of horseback riding and having packed lunch at the lake we will get back to the family. We will stay overnight in a family ger. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY6. DRIVE TO ELSEN TASARKHAI SAND DUNES/SEMI GOBI
After having breakfast, we will drive to Elsen Tasarkhai sand dunes which is a semi desert typed beautiful landscape with big sand dunes. We will have our lunch on the way and will be transferred to a next family ger. We are going to have an optional camel riding before dinner. After having dinner we can hike around the sand dunes. We can possibly see the sunset brilliantly in the area. Stay overnight in a family ger. (Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner)
DAY7. DRIVING BACK TO ULAANBAATAR CITY
After setting up at the family, we will drive back to Ulaanbaatar. When we arrive to Ulaanbaatar, we will be transferred to a hostel or hotel for tonight. (Breakfast and Lunch)