Genghis Statue Complex - Gun Galuut N.P - Terelj N.Park

 

 

 GENGHIS KHAN'S STATUE COMPLEX,
GUN GALUUT - TERELJ NATIONAL PARK PRIVATE TOUR

 

Duration:                         2 Days / 1 night
Tour date:                        Possible to choose dates to fit your travel plan.
Availability:                     15 Feb – 30 Nov
Pick-up point and time:   Your Hotel & at 8:30am
Finishing point and time: Hotel & around 6:00pm
Tour code:                       MT 2/18
Attractions: visit Genghis Khan’s Statue Complex, Gun Galuut National Park, Terelj National Park trip and visit local nomad family.
Tour cost:
1 person: US$490   |   2 people: US$280 per person 
3 people: US$240 per person   |   4 and more people: US$220 per person 


PROGRAM:

Day 1: Genghis Khan’s Statue Complex – Gun Galuut National Park

  • Pick up from your hotel at 8:30am.
  • Take a short drive to Genghis Khan’s Statue Complex - the biggest (40m high) equestrian statue in the world.
  • Explore the statue complex, have good panoramic view from top of the statue.
  • Trip continues to Gun Galuut National Park- the harmonized complex of high mountains, steppes, rivers, lakes and wetlands
  • Upon arrival in the National Park, check in the Steppe Nomads tourist Ger camp.
  • After lunch at the camp, visit nomad family – experience nomadic life and enjoy tasting dairy products.
  • Rest of day is free time for your own – there are great opportunities to horse riding, biking and fishing, kayaking in Kherlen River.
  • Dinner and overnight at the tourist Ger camp. 
    Accommodation: Ger camp.  Meals: Lunch and Dinner


Day 2: Terelj National Park trip

  • After relaxing breakfast, drive to Terelj – the most visited and interesting National Park.
  • On the way, stop at Ovoo – rock pile on the Mountain pass to entrance in Terelj; used in worship of religion.
  • Lunch at tourist Ger camp – located in the most spectacular spots in the National park,
  • Visit to Turtle Rock formation – the symbol of the National Park.
  • Hiking to Ariyabal meditation temple - sits at the top of the mountain.
  • Enjoy taking photos and watching wild flowers.
  • Return back to UB and transfer to the hotel around 6pm. 
    Meals: Breakfast and Lunch 

 


PRICE INCLUSION:
 

  1. Private English speaking guide and driver,
  2. All relevant transfers and transportation with private vehicle,
  3. Accommodation at the best tourist Ger camp – 1 night, 
  4. All meals as specified in the itinerary: Breakfast: 1, Lunch: 2 and Dinner: 1,
  5. All entrance fees as listed in the itinerary,
  6. Complementary drink water during the tour,
  7. 4 % of total payment as a bank charge for online payment with Master/Visa credit cards,
  8. All government, local taxes and service charges

 
PRICE EXCLUSION:
 
 

  1. Accommodation in Ulaanbaatar
  2. Daily personal expenses
  3. Travel insurance (trip, medical and personal)

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REMARKS: 

  1. Private tour guide, driver and air-conditioned car only serve for you. No other travelers will join in your group.
  2. This tour package can be fully customizable to fit your travel plan.
  3. We keep the right to change the itinerary because of weather, or any other conditions not under our control.

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 RESERVATION NOTES:

  1. Please use our online booking or send your travel request via email to  info@mongoliashorttours.com
  2. You are also welcome to call us at +976 70001160
  3. Our trip advisors will have your booking confirmed no more than 24hours.
  4. In order to confirm your tour  to “Fill out tour booking form” then next to “Payment information section” to pay your deposit or full payment by credit card. We accept Master, Visa and AMEX.
  5. When your booking is confirmed, you will get a confirmation email or call from us.
  6. Enjoy your Mongolia Tour

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  1. How to Book
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  3. Tour Booking Terms & Conditions


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 ATTRACTIONS & HIGHLIGHTS:


Genghis Khan Statue Complex
is currently the biggest (40m high) equestrian statue in the world. It is connected with Ulaanbaatar by a paved road with 54km.There is a recreation area, restaurants, and souvenir shops occupy the base structure. From here, visitors use an elevator or walk to the head of the horse through chest and back neck of the horse, where they can have farseeing and good panorama view over the complex area.


Gun-Galuut National Park
is a local protected area for conservation of global threatened species. Enjoys to see Gun-Galuut vast steppe seems to meet the sky, the imposing mountains, a home land of rare creatures, small lakes, a paradise of birds, Kherlen, the longest river of Mongolia and Tsengiin Burd wetland, in where water and wetland birds lay their eggs. Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve.


Visiting nomadic family
- You can enjoy visiting the nomad family to experience firsthand how people live the country side, a lifestyle which has not changed for centuries. Here you can help the herders with their daily tasks to get an idea of how nomadic people alongside of their livestock.


Terelj National Park
is one of the most visited and interesting national parks of Mongolia. It is connected with Ulaanbaatar by a paved road with 70km.
The National Park is by its natural beauty, forested alpine mountains and interesting rock formations (Massive woolsack weather conditions) very well known.
Highlights: Turtle Rock, Meditation temple Ariyabal and visit local nomadic families. During the summer there are great opportunities for hiking, horseback riding, rock climbing, flower and bird watching.
- Turtle Rock, or called Melkhi Khad by the locals, is an interesting rock formation looking like a turtle. This giant rock formation is a popular spot for visitors to the area. There are you can ride a camel or travel on horseback around scenic nature.
- Ariyabal meditation temple is situated in the scenic area of Terelj National Park, 3 km from Turtle Rock. Buddhist Monks performs meditation ritual for many years amongst beautiful and tranquil mountains.
The temple is surrounded by scenic mountains with interesting rock formations and sits at top of the mountain. The entrance of the gate is accessible by car, hiking or on horseback. The distance between the gate and the actual temple is about 1 km and it is only accessible by walking. To get to the top, you would cross the suspension bridge and climb up on 108 stairs, according to Buddhist prayer beads. This small hike is seen as a ritual to cleanse one’s sins. The temple, when observed from distance, can be seen as a beautiful white elephant and the staircase looks as if the dangling elephant’s trunk. From the top, you can enjoy the breathtaking view overlooking the Terelj National Park.

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