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Year : Summer 2019 | Size : min 4 people | Type : Hiking
Location : Central Mongolia | Duration : 10 Days | Price : $2395/pp

This tour in the varied and beautiful provinces of Arkhangai and Ovorkhangai in Central Mongolia has some wonderful areas for hiking. Along the way we will be staying at traditional ger camps from where you can do some hiking and exploring on your own, or simply relax in the dramatic surroundings. The trip is suitable for people of any ability.

  • Kharkhorin, site of capital of Mongol Empire
  • Erdene Zuu Buddhist Monastery
  • Tsenkher Jiguur Hot Mineral Springs
  • Little Gobi Desert & Sand Dunes

You will experience traditional Mongolian hospitality and spend time with a nomadic family, perhaps watching the horses being milked. At the hot springs you can enjoy bathing in outdoor pools on the edge of the forest and near the town of Kharkhorin you will see monks of all ages performing Buddhist rituals in the ancient temples of Erdene Zuu monastery.



  • DAY 1

    Arrive in   'Ulaanbaatar' and go to hotel. Afternoon or evening meet the tour leader and rest of group. Overnight in hotel.

  • DAY 2

    Jeep from Ulaanbaatar across the ever changing vast countryside to   'Khogno Khan' mountain. Evening explore the dramatic rocky outcrop. Overnight ger camp at the foot of the mountain.

  • DAY 3

    Hike over a low mountain pass to see a small Buddhist   'Temple' built beside the ruins of an old monastery. Return to the same ger camp for overnight stay at Khogno Khan ger camp.

  • DAY 4

    Jeep to Kharkhorin, the valley where Genghis Khan established his capital. Visit   'Erdene Zuu' monastery and see the ceremonies of the Buddhist monks. Overnight ger camp by the Orkhon river.

  • DAY 5

    Jeep to Tsetserleg town. Visit the local market and take lunch in a popular restaurant. Afternoon drive or trek up into the mountains to   'Tsenkher' hot springs. Evening bathe in the outdoor hot mineral baths on the edge of the forest. Overnight ger camp.

  • DAY 6

    Visit a local family and see their way of life. Watch the horses being milked and maybe ride on a yak and cart. Afternoon relax or explore the valley on foot. Overnight Tsenkher Jiguur ger camp.

  • DAY 7

    Jeep to   'Elsen Tasarkhai' an area of big sand dunes and desert vegetation. Overnight ger camp.

  • DAY 8

    Return by jeep to Ulaanbaatar, stopping on the way for a picnic lunch. Overnight hotel.

  • DAY 9

    Morning walking tour of Ulaanbaatar city. Visit the fascinating   'Chojin Lama' Temple and the Natural History museum with its excellent collection of dinosaur remains found in Mongolia. Afternoon free for shopping. Overnight hotel.

  • DAY 10


  • USD   2395/pp Tour price is based on a group of 4 people.  We accept other major currencies.

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Central Mongolia Tour Map

Starting from the capital, Ulaanbaatar, we drive south west towards the Orkhon valley which was the centre for several great empires, including the Mongol Empire of Genghis Khan in the thirteenth century. Travel westwards to the edge of the Khangai mountains, second largest range in Mongolia. The route covers mountain, desert, forest and steppe zones. Each night is spent at traditional and authentic ger camps.

Tour Information:

Read the following information about this trip:

  •   Day hikes as per your ability.
  •   Sometimes we stay at the same ger camp for 2 nights
  •   The hiking activities are optional
  •   Maximum daily driving distance 300km
  •   Single people welcome to join
  •   This tour is guaranteed to run for a minimum of 4 people
  •   We accept other major currencies
  •   Guided tour

The following items are included in the price of the tour:

  •   All Meals (except Ulaanbaatar)
  •   2 Nights Hotel (shared Twin Room) "Continental"
  •   Traditional Tourist Ger Camps
  •   Entrance Fees
  •   All Activities
  •   All Transportation (except Airport Transfer)
  •   Bottled Mineral Water
  •   English Speaking Guide

The following items will be in addition to the price of the tour:

  •   International Flight
  •   Visa Cost
  •   Airport Transfers
  •   Alcohol and Soft Drinks

Highlights of this motorbike tour. The places you will see along the way:

  •   Khogno Khan granite mountain
  •   Erdene Zuu Buddhist monastery
  •   Tsenkher Jiguur hot mineral springs
  •   Visit to nomadic family
  •   Tsetserleg town market
  •   Little Gobi desert sand dunes
  •   13th Century Stone turtle
  •   All different geographical zones


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