The Endless Steppe of Mongolia 6 days

Way to free your mind and soul may lie within this endless steppe, joining the Earth and the eternal blue sky. The eastern part of Mongolia is the place where you can experience the most beautiful sunset and sunrise which makes it unique for both local and foreign travellers. The tour includes the historic battlefield of Khalkh gol of 1939 as well as the most eastern lake that straddles the border between Mongolia and China, 4th largest city Choibalsan and Steppe of Menen.

Route:

Ulaanbaatar city - Choibalsan city - Buir Nuur - Khalkh gol

Duration:

5 nights / 6 days

Price From:

US$ 1098

Region:

Eastern and Central Mongolia

Tour highlights:

Choibalsan city, Memorial of Mongolia Heroes, Buir Lake, Khalkh Gol Sum, Steppe of Menen 

In this classic tour through Central and Eastern Mongolia we have included the best attractions and most scenic spots. This well balanced tour will include history, adventure, education, enjoyment and activities.

  • Day 1. Ulaanbaatar.
  • Day 2. Ulaanbaatar – Choibalsan.  (B/L/D)
  • Day 3. Choibalsan – Menengiin Tal – Buir nuur. 300km. (B/L/D)
  • Day 4. Buir Nuur – Khalkh Gol sum. 120 km. (B/L/D)
  • Day 5. Buir Nuur – Choibalsan-Ulaanbaatar. 300km. (B)
  • Day 6. Ulaanbaatar / Departure. (B)

Day 1. Ulaanbaatar

Upon arrival in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia, you will be greeted by your guide and driver. Transfer to a hotel. After check-in the hotel and rest for some time, we will start city tour including a visit Gandan monastery, National history museum followed by walking to Chinggis khaan square and also explore Zaisan memorial hill for the whole city panoramic view. Overnight stay in a hotel (L/D). 

Day 2. Ulaanbaatar-Choibalsan  

Choibalsan is the centre of Mongolian Eastern region and the city is famous for ancient historical sites. You will enjoy the monument and memorial of Mongolian Heroes, Soviet pilots, Soviet hero N.F. Gastello, G.K.Jukov Museum, the Commander of the Red Army Corps. City tour including the history museum of Dornod, a man’s rock pile, a walk to Bunhan hill and going for a walk on the Youth’s square. Overnight and dinner in a hotel (B/L/D). 

Day 3. Choibalsan – Menengiin tal – Buir nuur (300km) 

Drive to Buir lake. Explore and walk around lake and enjoy a walk around the shores of lake which is home to countless birds. You will have the opportunity to take in the breathtaking scenery of this beautiful lake. Fishing, swimming and sunbathing are available. Possible for camel riding and nomadic family visit. Overnight stay in a Ger camp (B/L/D).

Day 4.  Buir nuur – Khalkh Gol sum-Buir nuur (120 km)

This morning, enjoy the sunset and have breakfast at the camp. Drive to Khalkh Gol sum. The area of Khalkhgol sum is famous for its ancient historical sites. For instance, sightseeing of the Battles of Khalkhin Gol, statues, human-like stone, ikh burhant complex. You will enjoy the monument of Khalkhgol victory, statue of Yakovlevch, monument of Mongolian border guards, memorial 90 warriors, statue complex of victory and a museum ‘Yalalt or Victory’. Overnight stay in a Ger camp  (B/L/D).

Day 5. Buir nuur –Choibalsan-Ulaanbaatar (300 km)

After breakfast, drive back to Choibalsan city. On the way, enjoy the great steppe of Menen. Picnic lunch.  Arrival at the airport of Choibalsan. Upon arrival in Ulaanbatar, check in to the hotel and have some rest. Overnight stay in a hotel (B/L/D).

Day 6. Departure

Transfer to the railway station or the airport for international departure.

TOUR AVAILABLE DATES:

07th of June – 12th of June / 2018

05th of July – 10th of July / 2018

02nd of August – 07th of August / 2018

Tour includes:

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

Package price DOES NOT INCLUDE:

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 items of a personal nature, gratuity to local guides and drivers, airfare or train tickets, airport taxes, excess baggage charges (over 33 pounds / 15 kilograms), changes of arrival/departure flights, additional services, any charges of force majeure beyond our control (e.g. imposition of quarantine restrictions, etc.), optional excursions unless stated in your itinerary, etc.