Horseriding to Khangai Mountains

Tailor made tour for horse enthusiasts. On this tour you will be mostly based at Moilt Eco Lodge and will ride horses almost throughout the tour. Image of galloping horses through immense steppes is associate with Mongolia and nomads. This tour is offering you an experience to ride like Chinggis Khaan’s warriors, visit nomads and get to know their lifestyle. You will enjoy the freedom, harmony with nature and hospitality of the local nomads in tranquility of the Mongolian countryside.

Route:

Ulaanbaatar-Amarbayasgalant-Moilt Eco Lodge-Ulaanbaatar

Duration:

7 nights / 8 days 

Price From:

US$ 1308

Region:

Central Mongolia  

Tour highlights:

Horse riding, Amarbayasgalant monastery 

Image of galloping horses through immense steppes is associate with and nomads. This tour is offering you an experience to ride like Chinggis Khaan’s warriors, visit nomads and get to know their lifestyle. You will enjoy the freedom, harmony with nature and hospitality of the local nomads in tranquility of the Mongolian countryside.

  • Day 1. Ulaanbaatar.
  • Day 2. Amarbayasgalant. (B/L/D)
  • Day 3. Moilt Eco Lodge. (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. Ulaanbaatar. (B/L)
  • Day 8. Departure. (B)

Day 1.             Arrival

Arrival in and transfer to hotel. Optional half or full day tours are available.

Day 2.             Amarbayasgalant Monastery. 350 km

After breakfast drive to . Upon arrival visit monastery located in the beautiful valley. Overnight at the ger camp. (L/D)

Day 3.             Moilt eco lodge

Depart to Moilt eco lodge. On the way visit the extinct volcano. In the afternoon reach Moilt eco lodge. Plenty of opportunities for hiking, river swimming, traditional archery and other games (B/L/D)

Day 4.            Moilt eco lodge

After breakfast visit a local nomadic family to witness their daily life such as preparing handmade vodka, butter, dried curd and yoghurt. Have lunch with the family. In the afternoon, prepare for horse riding while watch how nomads catch horses from the herd. Here you can pick your horse to ride. After a short horse riding trip, return back to the camp for dinner and a good night’s rest (B/L/D)

Day 5.            Moilt eco lodge

Today is first day of horse riding covering 35-45km and we head south following the bank of Khanui and Tsagaan River. Packed lunch on the way on the river shore. At the end of the day return back to the ger camp. Overnight stay at the ger camp. (B/L/D)

Day 6.            Moilt eco lodge

Today’s riding route is to the north between mountains for 35-45km. On the way, there are abundant petroglyphs are abundant for photographing. Packed lunch on the way. Late afternoon return back to the lodge. After dinner learn how to make ropes with dried animal skins. (B/L/D)

Day 7.             Ulaanbaatar

After early breakfast head back to Ulaanbaatar. Lunch on the way at the ger camp. Upon arrival in Ulaanbaatar transfer to hotel. (B/L)

Day 8.  Departure

Transfer to the train station or airport

Tour available dates:

  • Group 1: 22nd of June – 29th of June/2017
  • Group 2: 05th of Aug – 12nd of Aug/2017

Package price does not include accommodations in Ulaanbaatar

From 1308 USD per person

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
  • waterproof bag cover
  • day pack
  • head lamp/flashlight
  • spare batteries/bulb
  • personal medications
  • waterproof hiking boots
  • waterproof jacket with hood
  • waterproof over pants
  • fleece jacket or wool jumper
  • cotton t-shirts
  • long sleeve shirts
  • lightweight trousers
  • shorts
  • socks
  • underwear
  • sun hat
  • sandals
  • sun glasses
  • sun cream
  • insect repellent
  • resealing (Ziploc) plastic bags
  • binoculars/camera
  • watch/ alarm clock
  • money belt/ pouch
  • insurance confirmation copy
  • emergency contact number