Heart of Mongolia


Destinations: UlaanbaatarKharkhorum

Destination Services: English-speaking guide, Accommodation as stated above, Meals as stated above, All transfers in an air-con vehicle, Activities and excursions as stated above including all required entrance fees

Stars: 3-5 Stars

Days: 7 days

RMB:From 7,270


D1Arrival - Ulaanbaatar

Upon arrival, be met and transfer to your hotel. Visit the Central Square and the Genghis Khan Monument. In the evening, enjoy a Mongolian Folklore Concert.  

Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Hotel: 4 star hotel

D2Ulaanbaatar – Kharkhorum – Erdenezuu Monastery

Drive to Kharkhorum an ancient capital city of Mongolia, established in 1220 by Ogoodei Khaan, the successor of Genghis Khan. Kharkhorum was the capital for 150 years before it was destroyed by Chinese soldiers. According to the historical evidences, Kharkhorum hosted travellers and merchants along the Silk Road. In 1586, the first Buddhist monastery in Mongolia, Erdenezuu was built nearby the ruin of Kharkhorum. Most construction materials of the monastery are taken from ruin of the old capital. Currently, Erdenezuu holds daily Buddhist service and operates a museum.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner 
Hotel: Mongolian Ger Camp

 

D3Hustai National Park

Visit Erdene Zuu, once one of the largest monasteries in Mongolia and almost destroyed in the 1930s. Tour of the monastery grounds and several chapels with excellent examples of Buddhist iconography dating from the 16th century. Visit the symbolic ruins of Karakorum, the 13th century capital of the Mongol Empire. Then, drive to Bayangobi Sand Dunes for sightseeing at this interesting sand stretch and picturesque rocky mountain of Khugnukhaan. In the afternoon, drive to Hustai National Park. During dinner, view a wildlife documentary about the Hustai natural reserve. 

 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel: Hustai Ger Camp

D4Hustai National Park

Begin your day with the Przewslki wild horses, who are raised in the reserve in semi-captivity. Then drive to a nomad settlement at the Bayansonginot, where we watch how Mongolian felt is made, and the processing of animal hides and skins. Enjoy lunch with local nomads and learn about their way of life. Learn how dairy products are produced at the Mandal community.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel: Hustai Mongolian Ger Camp

 

D5Hustai National Park - Terelj National Park

Today, explore Terelj National Park. Stroll around flowering meadows, view the famous Turtle Rock against a backdrop of pine covered mountains and wander along the wooded banks of a mountain stream.  Visit a riyabal meditation temple. Option to enjoy activities such as rafting, riding, hiking, and mountain biking.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel: Mongolian Ger Camp

 

D6Terelj National Park - Ulaanbaatar

Visit the Genghis Khan Grand Monument in Tsonjin Boldog and learn about Mongolia’s medieval history and Genghis Khan’s life. 

In the afternoon, return to Ulaanbaatar. Visit the Mongolian National History Museum. 

 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Hotel: 4 star hotel

D7Ulaanbaatar - Departure

Transfer to the airport for departure.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Includes:

Accommodation as stated above

Meals as stated above

English speaking guide – other languages available on request 

All transfers in an air-con vehicle

Activities and excursions as stated above including all required entrance fees

 

Excludes:

Airfare – we can arrange your transportation from any city in China, please contact us! 

Visa (if required)

Optional activities and tours

Travel insurance

Beverages in the restaurants where meals are included

Gratuities to guide and driver

 

Terms and Conditions:

PAYMENT: 

Full payment is due 14 days prior to departure. Thomas Cook China reserves the right to release all services in case of payment default. 

 

CANCELLATION  POLICY :

Between 30 and 21 days prior to arrival : 20% of total amount is due

Between 20 and 7 days prior to arrival : 50% of total amount is due 

Between 6 days and 2 day prior to arrival: 75% of total amount is due 

1 day or No-show: 100% of total amount is due

 

IMPORTANT REMARKS:

Itinerary is subject to change depending on the confirmed flights, road conditions, and rooms availability.  We reserve the right to replace above hotels by other hotels of similar or superior category.

Airport taxes and fuel surcharge can increase without prior notice by governmental authorities. We reserve the right to apply the increase with immediate effect starting from the date of increase. Flights details and schedules mentioned in the program might be modified.

Passport must be valid minimum 6 (six) months after departure day.

There must be enough empty pages in the passport to print the visa + stamp upon arrival and departure  

If you are traveling to several countries and enter two times the same country, make sure you have a double entry visa.

 

Force Majeure

Thomas Cook China will not be liable for performance delays or for non-performance, due to causes beyond its reasonable control, including but not limited to acts of God, actions by any government authority (whether valid or invalid), fires, floods, windstorms, riots, explosions, natural disasters, wars, sabotage, labor problems (including lockouts, strikes and slowdowns), or court injunction or order.