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Best of Central Mongolia 3 day tour

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Day 1: Kharkhorin & Erdene Zuu

Pass By: Elsen Tasarkhai, Rashaant, Mongolia
Drive to the ancient capital of Mongol Empire, Kharkhorin city, which is around 6 hours of drive. Visit semi-Gobi on the way to the Kharkhorin city. You will be welcomed by the local nomadic family upon your arrival. Then you will get introduced to the local nomadic culture. Participate in the daily livestock work of the nomadic family (which will be an interesting introduction to a nomadic Mongolian lifestyle). Milking, watering and herding the livestock of the nomadic family (Mongolian livestock traditionally includes: goat, sheep, camel, horse and cow). The nomadic family has hundreds of camels, horses, goats and sheep. Ride a camel in the semi-Gobi desert over the astonishing view of the sand dunes of Gobi. Have a traditional Mongolian lunch with the local family. Then drive to Karakorum city. After arrival in the city, check in at a ger camp. Have a traditional Mongolian dinner at the camp. Overnight at a local family ger camp.

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at a tourist ger camp

Day 2: Ugii Lake

Pass By: Erdene Zuu Monastery, Kharkhorin 62090 Mongolia
After having a breakfast, visit the National History Museum of 13th Century Mongolia. Then visit the Erdenezuu monastery, which was founded in 1585 by Abtaisain Khan of Mongolia. It is time to make some short hiking to the mountain for the panoramic view of the city. Visit the memorial dedicated for the great khans of Mongolia, which also has a panoramic view of the Orkhon Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After visiting the musuem, start the driving to Ugii nuur/lake. On the way to the Lake Ugii, we will visit another history musuem on the Orkhon Valley. Lunch on the way to the Ugii nuur/lake. Ride a horse along the lake (in winter times it is not possible to ride a horse instead winter fishing on ice is possible!). Possibility of swimming and cruising with a boat. Dinner at a ger camp. Overnight at a nomadic family ger camp.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at a tourist ger camp

Day 3: Ugii Lake & Khustai National Park

Pass By: Hustai National Park, Ulaanbaatar 13 Mongolia
After having a breakfast, make a short city tour in Karakorum. Lunch on the way. Visit Hustai Nuruu National Park, which is a specially protected area that preserves the lives of only remaining wild horses in the world known as Prezewalski horse. Have a snack at the park. After having a snack and coffee break, drive to Ulaanbaatar city. Check in hotel. Tour ends.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
All hotels in Ulaanbaatar area
Duration
3 days
Inclusions
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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It's amazing!! Very well organized. We has booked this tour with NGA and very satisfied as it was well communicated beforehand, well organized and took care of us throughout the trip. Mongolia but want to have as much as you can.
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Response from NGAtourbureau, Public Relations Manager at Best of Central Mongolia 3 day tour
Responded Jul. 17, 2019
Dear Aabat! Thank you for your time to review and comment us! We really appreciate it :) And you are always welcome to get our service here in Mongolia! Have a safe and pleasant journey back to home! Greetings from sunny Mongolia! NGA Team
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Me and my friend booked this tour after researching many others and ended up booking with them. Our tour guide Otko was fluent in English and knows every detail about the places we visited. And our guide Tuugu was so professional and kind. Plus customer care was great and
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Response from NGAtourbureau, Public Relations Manager at Best of Central Mongolia 3 day tour
Responded Jun. 30, 2019
Dear Betty Thank you very much for your kind comment and the review! Say hi to all your family! And you are always welcome here ;) Thank you again and wish you a pleasant flight back to home! NGA Tour Bureau
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By: NGA Tour Bureau
9 reviews
Elizabeth M
Dunoon, United Kingdom
41
Breathtaking location
Incredibly engaging and informative guide who took great care of us throughout. Disappointingly did not get to
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Yestofood
11
Very good park tour but the food was amazing
Had an awesome tour with Bataa! Bataa told stories and shared his knowledge of Terelj park. Although the hike up
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aabatmann
10
Wonderful
It's amazing!! Very well organized. We has booked this tour with NGA and very satisfied as it was well
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SJF4069
10
Fabulous day in Mongolia
I would highly recommend this tour... It was a long drive from UB - nearly four hours due to road conditions -
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bettysuisse
50
Great experience
Me and my friend booked this tour after researching many others and ended up booking with them. Our tour guide
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MattHiro
New York City, New York
627
Efficient and flexible tour
Since I stayed at a Central Ulaanbaatar hotel, going to touristic sites which are not walkable was a bit of
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hannajomeans
Malaysia
22659
Superb customer care and information
Tsoki was well-prepared with water and snacks for our trip, provided great information, engaged in general
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