Day 1: DEPARTURE & RETURN BACK TO UB
Your private English-speaking tour guide will meet you at the location of your choice in Ulaanbaatar at 8:50 am for a full day of adventurous experience. Your day will start with a brief city tour, followed by a car trip to Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, which is located an hour away from capital city of Ulaanbaatar.
First stop of your trip at Terelj National Park will be Chinggis Khan Statue Complex that includes a museum and a 13th-century recreation center. The Khan’s statue is the current largest 131 feet (40 meter tall) equestrian statue in the world. Moreover, you will witness the giant Mongolian boots, which is the largest leather shoe in the world.
Your second stop is Ariyabal Buddhist Meditation Temple, where you will feel the complete relaxation and connection to mother earth. Truly a unique place to get the knowledge about Mongolian culture and religion. Following by hiking to Turtle Rock (gigantic nature-made eighty feet tall boulder in the shape of a turtle) and visiting the local Mongolian family, which will give you a chance to explore Mongolian culture and lifestyle from insider’s perspectives. Ride a yak carriage and pet a horse. After an eventful day, you will be returned back to the location of your choice in Ulaanbaatar. Last but not least: Be prepared for the best experience you will ever have in Mongolia!