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Private Day Tour: Terelj National Park and Genghis Khan Statue

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  • Private Day Tour to Terelj National Park
  • Visit the Genghis Khan Statue
  • Learn about Mongolia's ancient history
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Private Day Tour: Terelj National Park and Genghis Khan Statue
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Private Day Tour: Terelj National Park and Genghis Khan Statue
From USD 100.00
Overview
Spend the day beyond the urban streets of Ulaanbaatar on this private day trip to Terelj National Park. First, get an up close look at the largest equestrian statue on earth as you follow your guide to the iconic landmark in Genghis Khan Square. Next, travel into stunning landscapes as you learn about Mongolia's ancient history and explore one of the nation's most dynamic national parks. This popular tour option includes an English-speaking guide, driver, entrance fees and comfortable transport.
What to Expect
Visit Chinggis Khan Equestrian Statue Complex (34 miles/54 km - 1.5 hours)
At 9:00am, your guide will pick you up at your hotel in Ulaanbaatar and drive to the Genghis Khan Equestrian Statue Complex, 131 feet (40 meter) tall statue of Genghis Khan on horseback. Visit two small museums displaying a private collection of archaeologist’s findings from Bronze age and 13th century. Have a fascinating panoramic view on the horseback.
Immerse in nomad culture and traditional meal (34 miles/55 km - 1.5 hour)
Take a scenic drive through magnificent alpine in Terelj National Park and arrive at a nomad family. Savor a traditional meal for lunch offered by the hospitable nomad family.
Short horseback riding over the mountains (1 hour ride)
Experience riding Mongolian pony with a local guide and soak in breathtaking scenery.
Witness nature made Turtle Rock and hiking
Traverse through iconic Turtle Rock and drive to Buddhist Meditation center in the mountain. Explore the center with a stunning hike from crossing the short trail bridge to stepping 108 stairs.
Take in every last bit of the unique scenery before ending this active adventure at your hotel in Ulaanbaatar.
Reviews (13)
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2018
Fantastic and varied 1-day trip

Our tour guide, Mona, was friendly, helpful, knowledgeable, and fun to be around! Made a highway stop to write camels and hold eagles on the way out to the Genghis Khan statue, where Mona gave some context both for the Mongol empire and the modern...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JustinG1731
zoljargal e, Manager at Travel Buddies, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Thank you for choosing our Terelj National Park day tour. Great ! You had a fantastic day with our guide Mona and enjoyed the traditional lunch. Yes, even single day is enough to visit the countryside and learn from the nomadic life. Again thank you...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile
Terej National Park

The guide, driver and itinerary was perfect. Travel buddies is really a company you can trust on if you are going to Mongolia

2  Thank ASO3793
zoljargal e, Manager at Travel Buddies, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Thank you for your honest review ! Great experience with you too. Hope you visit us again ! Regards, Travel Buddies Team

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile
The perfect escape

I could not recommend Travel Buddies more highly. After contacting over 10 companies, we chose travelbuddies because of their competitive prices. Throughout the whole processes of changing our customised itinerary and many many questions, Zol response was always fast and accomodating. I travelled with my...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Steph C
Reviewed 23 October 2016
Great custom tour - recommended

We (two friends) booked an extended version of their classic day tour during our brief stop in Mongolia during our trans-Mongolian train ride. Travel Buddies were happy to adjust the tour to our needs and fitting with our schedule so that we could stay overnight...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Lauren G
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile
A unique and amazing experience I'll remember forever!

We stayed overnight in a yurt in the national park. Everything about it took me out of my comfort zone, but straight into another person's comfort zone. We traveled out to the Genghis Khan monument, which I promise will not disappoint! It's huge, we climbed...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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