Horse riding in Terelj and Hiking to Tsetsee Gun

 

 

 HORSE RIDING IN TERELJ NATIONAL PARK,
HIKING TO TSETSEE GUN - 2 days trip

 

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 9:00am
Finishing point and time: Hotel & around 6:00pm
Tour code:                       MT 2/17

Attractions
: visit Genghis Khan’s Statue Complex, horse riding in Terelj, vist Manzushir Monastery and enjoy hiking to Tsetsee Gun, peak of Bogd Khan Mt. National Park.
 
Tour cost:
1 person: US$560   |   2 people: US$330 per person 
3 people: US$270 per person   |   4 and more people: US$240 per person 

 

ITINERARY:


Day 1: Genghis Khan’s Statue Complex- Horse riding in Terelj National Park tour

  • Pick up from your hotel at 9am.
  • An hour drives 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 Terelj – the most visited and interesting National Park.
  • On the way, stop at Ovoo – rock pile; used in worship of religion.
  • Lunch at tourist Ger camp – located in the most spectacular spots in the National park,
  • After lunch, horse ride start to see Turtle Rock formation – the symbol of the National Park./4/
  • Continue ride to Ariyabal meditation temple - sits at top of the mountain./2km/
  • Visit to local nomad family – experience nomadic life and enjoy tasting dairy products.
  • Dinner and overnight at the Ger camp. 
    Accommodation: Ger camp.  Meals: Lunch and Dinner


Day 2: Manzushir Monastery – Hiking to Tsetsee Gun - Ulaanbaatar

  • After breakfast, take short drive to Manzushir Monastery – located in Bogd Khan Mt. National Park
  • Visit to the monastery - was destroyed by communists in 1937, new temple is built and serves as a museum.
  • Explore around sightseeing – including large boiling kettle, religious images carved in the rock.
  • Hiking for 3 hrs head to Tsetsee Gun (2258m above sea level) peak of Bogd Khan Mt. National Park.
  • Have packed lunch on the way.
  • Continue hiking and reach at Tsetseee Gun peak, free time for rest of 30 min
  • Hiking for 2 hrs return down to Manzushir
  • 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. Horse trip in Terelj National Park
  7. Hiking to Tsetsee Gun Peak at Bogd Khan Mt. N.Park
  8. Complementary drink water during the tour,
  9. 4 % of total payment as a bank charge for online payment with Master/Visa credit cards,
  10. 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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 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.


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.


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.

Bogd Khan Mt. National Park
is one of the oldest national parks in the world, protected since 1783.The main entrance to the National Park is 45 kilometers to the south west of the Ulaanbaatar city. In summers, meadows between woods are covered with a number of different types of flowers, most of which are popular edelweiss, producing colorful scenery. There are many hiking routes; the highest peak of Tsetsee Gun is one of the lovely routes by hikers.
- Manzshir Monastery is located in the luxuriant valley of the Bogd Khan Mountain National Park.It was established in 1733 with 20 temples and 300 monks. Destroyed in 1932, the only remaining temple has been restored and a museum at the site tells the story of the Monastery. The surrounding area is perfect for walking through green woods, meadows and mountain clear water streams.


 

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