Tour 1: Central Mongolia
This is our "short and fast" tour.
While many people will think that it isn't even worth it to travel
to Mongolia for just one week, it is of course still better than
nothing if you don't have more time.
A short tour is also optimal for combination with other destinations,
such as China or Russia.
Please ask us for your preferred time period!
When your travel time is in july, then we will of course visit the Naadam festival, either in
Ulaanbaatar or in
The itinerary will be adapted accordingly.
- 1. Day
Departure of your Flight
In Berlin when travelling from Europe.
- 2. Day
Welcome to Mongolia!
On arrival, we get acquainted with the capital of Mongolia,
which combines old traditions with the modern civilisation
The connection to prehistoric times is made by the dinosaur
skeletons in the Museum of National History. The museum of
mongolian history presents the development of the mongolian culture.
- Arrival and transfer to hotel
- Cultural program
- Stay the night in a hotel
- 3. Day
The Old Capital
On the way to Kharkhorin we cross Mongol Els (Elsen Tasarchai),
a "mountain range" made out of sand dunes.
In Kharkhorin, Genghis Khan ordered to erect the capital
of his mongolian empire at the time.
After that we continue our trip along the Orkhon river, to the
largest waterfall in Mongolia.
- Transport by off-road vehicle (paved road)
- Stop over at Mongol Els.
- Arrival in
- Visit of
- Stay the night in a ger-camp.
- 4. Day
The upper Orkhon River
We continue out trip along the Orkhon river, to the largest
waterfall in Mongolia.
The monk and sculptor Zanabazar lived and worked in Tuvkhun-Khiid
in the 16th century. Parts of the monastery at more than
2000 m elevation serve as a museum today.
- 5. Day
In the Khustain Nuruu national park, a project has been
running for several years to reestablish the original wild horses
(Takhi) again in Mongolia.
There are several places near the river where the beautiful and
normally very shy animals gather for drinking every morning and
evening. This offers a great opportunity to watch them and
- 6. Day
After a short drive we arrive in Terelj. The landscape here is
characterized by rocky boulders, which rise out of the steppe
in spectacular ways.
Those who still have the necessary energy can explore the
area on horseback.
- Transport by off-road vehicle
- Arrival in Terelj
- Stay the night in a tent.
- 7. Day
The last day is fully dedicated to culture.
Several museums and the famous Gandan Monastery offer an
informative and relaxed finale to our trip.
In the evening we meet for a farewell dinner, and afterwards
there's an opportunity to party mongolian style.
There's also a big exhibition "Great Mongolia 800" this year,
as well as many other related events.
- Gandan monastery
- "Great Mongolia 800" exhibition
- Fare well-dinner and evening program.
- Stay the night in the hotel.
- 8. Day
Please return to Mongolia soon!
All information subject to change without notice.