October 12, 2015
Outdoor Family Trip to Terelj National Park in Mongolia-2014
Written By Admin
Gorkhi/Terelj National Park-is one of the most popular national parks in Mongolia. Terelj is just 75km (~38miles) from Ulaanbaatar (UB) and features stunning granite mountains and flowery endless grassy green meadows. This picturesque National Park is a part of Khan Khentii Strictly Protected Area. It is a great place for hiking, trekking, even you can rock climb here at its natural steep granite walls.
Day 1: Upon your early arrival at Ulaanbaatar (UB), Mongolia airport or pick up at your hotel or guesthouse in Ulaanbaatar city, our travelers are welcomed by their guide and drive directly to Terelj National Park (approx. 2-3hrs driving)-it is one of the most popular national parks in Mongolia and features stunning Granite Mountains and flower endless grassy green meadows. On the way, we explore the 100 Lamas cave, where 100 Lamas hide from the soviets repression. Visit the Turtle shaped original giant rock. Easy hiking to the Arryabal Meditation Temple on the top of the mountain. Visit an authentic nomadic family and see their daily lives, interact with them to learn more about the lifestyle of Mongolian nomads. Enjoy stars in the vast Mongolian night sky, when getting dark. Enjoy the dinner. Overnight in Tourist Traditional Mongol Ger Camp (L/D).
Day 2: After breakfast, drive to visit the Chinggis Khaan Statue on Tsonjin Boldog Hill (approx. 50kms, 1hrs driving). The 133,3 feet tall and steel made statue of Chinggis Khaan on the horseback is considered as the biggest of its kind in the World. Visitors walk to the head of the horse through its chest and neck of the horse, where they can have a panoramic view. Here you also will have an opportunity to visit a museum in the basement and to see some exhibitions relating to the Bronze Age and Xiongnu archaeological cultures in Mongolia, which show every day utensils, belt buckles, knives, sacred animals, etc. and a second exhibition on the Great Khan period in the 13 and 14th centuries which has ancient tools, goldsmith subjects and some Nestorian crosses and rosaries. Lunch is included. Following the visit to the Chinggis Khaan statue, drive to Ulaanbaatar (55kms, approx. 2hrs driving. Drop off at Ulaanbaatar downtown in your hotel or guesthouse. (B/L) Tour Ends.
- 1 free space for every 16 participants on Land tour based on double standard room: 8 (*not included any airfares).
• For children of a family (0 – 3 years old) is: 100% free of charge.
• For children of a family (4 – 11 years old) is: 50% free of charge.
• Courier bringing min 4pax
Tour Costs in USD per person-2014:
4-16 people: $ 249
2-3 people: $ 299
1 person: $ 399
• Included Services:
1 night in tourist camp, based on twin private gher, outside of UB city.
All transportation in private on Japanese 4WD vehicles, included all petrol and Mongolian speaking driver.
Indicated food (Legend: B-breakfast, L-lunch, D-dinner) with bottled of mineral water.
Services of English speaking guide.
Entrance fees to Terelj national park, Chinggis Khaan statue, and and the monastery.
Visits an authentic nomadic family.
Visa support invitation letter where applicable.
Excluded Services: Airfares or train tickets-on early request!). Occasional flight delays or cancellation. Visa. Activities, food, entrance fees, transport, guide and accommodation in Ulaanbaatar city (*on early request!). Excess baggage. Any rescue costs or costs of early departure. Changing of date of departure from Ulaanbaatar. The traveler is responsible for having proper travel documents, such as a valid passport, and the necessary passport pictures. Travel insurance. Items of personal nature as telephone/telex/fax charges, laundry, beverages, meals, optional activities, and services not specified in the itinerary. Any circumstances beyond of our control, such as the imposition of quarantine restrictions, weather conditions, Mongolia road conditions, etc.
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