New Year Dog Sledding
Tour available dates
2024-01-01 - 2024-01-08
Jan 01 - TRAIN TO NEW YEAR SUNRISE
Early morning transfer to train station for departure at 5:55am. This railway is part of the trans-Siberian railway. Arrive at one of the most scenic spots of Ulaanbaatar city. First, we will make a campfire and wait for the sun to rise (~8:40am). After greeting with first sun of the year drive to Terelj National Park, which is 60km northeast from the city. Rest of the day is free for leisure in winter land of national park. Overnight in comfortable Mongolian style winter Ger camp and if weather permits star viewing at the night.
Jan 02 - TERELJ NATIONAL PARK
In the morning you will meet your dogsledding team. Short introductions of dog sledding and introduce your dogs. All guests will do some test ride and start the trip with slow phase.
Jan 03-04 - KHAN KHENTII MOUNTAINS
Head towards east to Khan Khentii Mountains. Dogsledding over rivers and snowy terrain for about 25km. Picnic lunch on the way. You will probably enjoy the beauty of the national park.
Jan 05 - CHINGGIS KHAN STATUE COMPLEX
In the morning drive to Tsonjinboldog statue. After lunch at a local tourist camp, we will visit the famous Chinggis Khan Statue complex.
Jan 06 - TERELJ NATIONAL PARK
Today we will sled back to our dog camp where we started our dogsledding. It is time to say good bye to your dogs. In the afternoon, drive back to local tourist camp in Terelj National Park.
Jan 07 - ULAANBAATAR CITY
After breakfast, visit Ariyapala meditation temple. In the afternoon, it is time to head back to Ulaanbaatar. Upon arrival, leisure activities such as shopping and visiting cashmere stores are available. Farewell dinner with your guide and the driver.
Jan 08 - DEPARTURE
Transfer to railway station or airport for international departure.
Warm clothes suitable for -25C