A ITINERARY FOR ADVENTUROUS TRAVELERS (3 DAYS)
We will go to "Terelj National Park" and have some extreme activities and explore more about Mongolian Landscape and Natural wonders.
Morning: "Terelj National Park is the most popular place for tourist. It is located 50 kilometers away from the Ulaanbaatar city and it will take about an hour to drive there. The park is surrounded by a unique formatted rocks and this will show you the beautiful view of Mongolia. One interesting rock will be "Turtle Rock" and we will hike to the rock. Also, there are horse riding and camel riding activities are available for the tourists.
Afternoon: Not far from the Turtle Rock, there is a "Ariyapal Meditation Center" open for tourists. You can discover about Buddhist temple and how Mongolians worship and pray. The most exciting part is that we will visit "Extreme Mongolia". You can go through the zip line that is 430 meters long and 33 meters high, walk on the bridge that is 110 meters and 30 meters high, and rock climbing. Then we will stay night at a ger which is a traditional little accommodation.
Morning: After breakfast, we will pack and go to the "The Statue of Chinggis Khan". The statue of Chinggis Khaan sitting on the backof horse is 40 meters high and made by a stainless steel. The English speaking guides are available there to explain the history to you. There you can discover more about Mongolians in 13th century and Chinggis Khaan;s family and history. Also, you can visit a museum and souvenir shops. In the basement of the Statue, there is a little hall that you can watch a movie about how the statue build.
Afternoon: You can try an archery outside of the statue. This is one of the traditional sports. Then we will continue our journey to the Sand Dunes. It will take 4 hours to get there. Even though the drive seems long, the destination will be absolutely amazing. The "Elsen Tasarkhai" sand dunes has the extraordinary view. You will see a lake between desert and green landscape.
Morning: We will go to the sand dunes with camel. This will be a great experience to walk on the sand dunes with camel. After we reach the dunes, we will hike up there. I will take such an effort to make it to the top. We will enjoy the beautiful view on the sand dunes and spend time with a nomadic family. You will be able to see Mongolian traditional way of life. The sheep, goats, horses, cows and camels are in one place. You will see how people milk the cows and how they gather them. It is so interesting to see the nomadic life style.
Afternoon: We will head back to the Ulaanbaatar city and we will stop by a "Kugnu Khan" mountain. There you will see old Buddist temples and huge mountain. The mountain has such a beautiful view. Then we will continue our drive and reach to the city in the evening and transfer you to your accommodation.