Central Mongolia Highlights Tour 3 days



Duration:                         3 Days / 2 nights
Tour date:                        Possible to choose dates to fit your travel plan.
Availability:                     20 May – 30 Sept
Pick-up point and time:   Your Hotel & at 9:00am
Finishing point and time: Hotel & around 6:00pm
Tour code:                       MT 3/13
Attractions: visit Hugnu Khan Mt. National Park, visit local nomad family, Elsen tasarkhai sand dunes, Karakorum and Hustai National Park.
Tour cost:
1 person: US$920   |   2 people: US$590 per person 
3 people: US$480 per person   |   4 and more people: US$420 per person 

Day 1: Hugnu Khan Mt. National park – visit nomadic family
Pick up from your hotel at 9:00am. Drive to Hugnu Khan National Park - It is a picturesque area of Rocky Mountains, semi desert, Gobi sand dunes and steppes all in one location represents three different natural zones. There is ideal for hiking, wild life observation and photography. 
After lunch, take short drive to Uvgun Monastery in the national park through the semi-desert and interesting Rocky Mountains in beautiful Mountain View.
In the late afternoon, we will visit local nomadic family and meet nomads, explore their nomadic lifestyle which has not changed for centuries.  Stay overnight at tourist Ger camp. (L, D)

Day 2: Elsen tasarkhai sand dunes - Karakorum & Erdene Zuu Monastery - Ugii Lake
After breakfast, short drive to Elsen tasarkhai magnificent sand dunes - surrounded by hills with willow trees, streams and bushes, and appear as a small desert in the center of the country. This sand dune is 80km long and the widest part of the sand dune is 9-10 km.
The sand dunes are the perfect place for camel riding. We will discover this magnificent place on camel back. Mongolia is home to 2/3 of the two-humped Bactrian camels in the world.
Continue driving to Karakorum and Erdenezuu Monastery. After lunch, we will visit museum of Karakorum and the symbolic ruins of ancient city of Mongol Empire, which was the largest contiguous empire in the World history. This city founded by Great king Genghis Khan in the 13th century and lately was moved to Khanbalig (modern Beijing) by Kublai Khan, greatest of the successors of Genghis Khan and founder of the Mongol (Yuan) dynasty in China.
Also visit to the magnificent and the oldest Buddhist Monastery complex of Erdene Zuu, built in the 16th century, with 108 stupas. Here you can see interesting listen to monk chanting Buddhist sutras.
After explore the monastery, we will drive to Ugii Lake  - is located up 1337m from the ocean level and it is a pure water steppe lake, which is 7.9km long, 5km wide. There are 14 kinds of fishes in Ugii Lake and there are fishery effective fishes. Also this beautiful lake is home of 144 kinds of birds. Stay overnight at tourist Ger camp near the lake. (B, L, D)

Day 3: Hustai National Park – Ulaanbaatar
Today we drive back to Ulaanbaatar. On the way we will visit Hustai National Park. This area is home to the Mongolian wild horse known as Perzevalski horse (takhi) with unique landscape that features mountain and steppe.
After lunch at Hustai Resort, and visited the small Ger museum about the wild horse Takhi, we will take short drive to see for wild horse Takhi. There is great opportunity to take photo for these endangered horses. If you are lucky, you can see fox, deer, roe deer, eagle, and more animals and birds…
After to see the wild horses, we will take 2hrs drive to Ulaanbaatar and arrive in the hotel around 6pm (B, L)


(B, L, D) B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner

What is tourist Ger camp? It’s most popular accommodation type for countryside trip in Mongolia that consists of 20-30 Gers (Mongolian traditional yurt), a restaurant and some entertainment facilities. Each Ger has 2 to 4 beds and furnished with a table, chairs and a wood-stove. Modern toilet and hot shower facilities is separate block . The restaurant mostly serves with Western and Mongolian meals. Most visitors prefer to stay in Ger, which provide an authentic taste of Mongolian culture and adventure, their most enjoyable experience in Mongolia. 


  1. Private English speaking guide and driver,
  2. All relevant transfers and transportation with private vehicle,
  3. 2 nights' accommodation at Ger camp, 
  4. All meals as specified in the itinerary: B-breakfast: 2, L-lunch: 3 and D-dinner: 2,
  5. All entrance fees as listed in the itinerary,
  6. Complementary drink water during the tour,
  7. 4 % of total payment as a bank charge for online payment with Master/Visa credit cards,
  8. All government, local taxes and service charges


  1. Accommodation in Ulaanbaatar
  2. Daily personal expenses
  3. Travel insurance (trip, medical and personal)



  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.



  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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