Horse Riding tour

Riding Mongolian horses and taking this fantastic tour that will make your horse riding adventure an unforgettable one! 

Route:

Ulaanbaatar – Amarbayasgalant Monastery - Bulgan Province – Moilt Eco Lodge

Duration:

7 nights / 8 days 

Price From:

US$ ***

Region:

Northern Mongolia  

Tour highlights:

Ulaanbaatar – Amarbayasgalant Monastery - Bulgan Province – Moilt Eco Lodge

Mongolia is a paradise for those, who love horse riding. The country is vast with a great to see and the number of horse here is more than the population… The Mongols are perhaps the best horse riders in the world as they learn riding their sturdy steeds from the age of 3-4. And they say "A Mongol is born on horseback and dies on horseback". Riding Mongolian horses and taking this fantastic tour that will make your horse riding adventure an unforgettable one!

  • Day 1. Ulaanbaatar (B/L/D) энд жижиг icon оруулж өгнө
  • Day 2. Amarbayasgalant Monastery. 340km (B/L/D)
  • Day 3. Moilt Eco Lodge. 300km (B/L/D)
  • Day 4. Moilt Eco Lodge (B/L/D)
  • Day 5. Moilt Eco Lodge (B/L/D)
  • Day 6. Moilt Eco Lodge (B/L/D)
  • Day 7. Drive back to Ulaanbaatar (B/L/D)
  • Day 8. Departure (B)

Day 1. Ulaanbaatar. (B/L/D)

Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to selected hotel. After lunch, take city tour including Sukhbaatar Square, National History Museum and then visit Zaisan Hill War Memorial to get your bearings with a panoramic view of the whole city. Enjoy traditional concert and have a dinner.
Overnight at selected hotel

Day 2. Amarbayasgalant Monastery. 340km (B/L/D)

After breakfast drive to Amarbayasgalant monastery. Upon arrival visit monastery located in the beautiful valley.
Overnight in tourist GER camp

Day 3. Moilt Eco Lodge. 300km (B/L/D)

Depart for Moilt eco lodge. On the way visit Uran togoo, an extinct volcano. In the afternoon reach Moilt eco lodge. Lots of opportunity for hiking, river swimming, traditional archery and other games
Overnight in tourist GER camp

Day 4. Moilt Eco Lodge (B/L/D)

After breakfast visit local nomadic family to witness their daily life such as distilling milk wine, butter churning, dried curd making and yoghurt producing. Have lunch with family. Afternoon prepare for horse riding while watching how nomads catch horses from the herd. Here you can pick your horse to ride. After short horse riding return to the camp for dinner and night rest.
Overnight in tourist GER camp

Day 5. Moilt Eco Lodge (B/L/D)

First day of horse riding is 35-45km and we head south following the banks of Khanui and Tsagaan rivers. Packed lunch on the way on the river bank. Return to the ger camp for overnight stay.
Overnight in tourist GER camp

Day 6. Moilt Eco Lodge (B/L/D)

Riding north through mountains for 35-45km. The area is well known for its abundant petroglyphs which are available for photo taking. Picnic lunch. Late afternoon return to the lodge. After dinner learn how to make ropes using processed hide.
Overnight in tourist GER camp

Day 7. Drive back to Ulaanbaatar (B/L/D)

Drive back to Ulaanbaatar. Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to your hotel. Free afternoon for your leisure time and shopping
Overnight at selected hotel

Day 8. Departure (B)

After breakfast transfer to the airport or train station for your international departure.

Tour available dates:

01 June – 15 October

Include:

  • Transfers upon arrival and departure
  • English speaking guide at all times.
  • In the countryside all lodging will be in ger camps.
  • All meals are provided as stated in the itinerary.
  • Ground transportation: in the countryside by a chauffeur driven 4WD jeep, bus in the city area.
  • Park entrance fees
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • 1 liter of drinking water per day per person

 Exclude:

  • Accommodation in a hotel or hostel in Ulaanbaatar
  • Hotel extras, such as telephone calls, bar bills and laundry services
  • Travel insurance, medical insurance
  • Visa application fees
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses such as IDD call, internet, laundry, items of a personal nature
  • Gratuity to local guides and drivers
  • Airfare or train ticket
  • Airport taxes, excess baggage charges (over 44pound / 20kilo)
  • Changes of arrival/departure flights
  • Additional services
  • Any charges of major force beyond our control (e.g. imposition, quarantine restrictions, etc...)
  • Optional excursions unless stated in your itinerary, etc…

This is a suggested packing list, which you should feel free to adjust to suit your needs. Please refer to our travel guide for more detailed information.

  • backpack or soft bag
  • day pack
  • head lamp/flashlight
  • spare batteries/bulb
  • personal medications
  • hiking boots/shoes
  • rain jacket with hood
  • fleece jacket or wool jumper
  • cotton t-shirts
  • long sleeve shirts
  • lightweight trousers
  • shorts
  • warm hat
  • socks
  • underwear
  • sun hat
  • sandals
  • sun glasses
  • sun cream
  • spare glasses
  • insect repellent
  • plastic bags
  • binoculars/camera
  • wet tissues
  • watch/ alarm clock
  • money belt/ pouch
  • insurance confirmation copy
  • emergency contact number