8 days in Mongolia Itinerary

8 days in Mongolia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mongolia attractions planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: Ulaanbaatar
1
Ulaanbaatar
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
2
Olgiy
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
3
Kharkhorin
— 1 day
Drive:  5 h 30 min
End: Ulaanbaatar

5
nights
Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Get in touch with nature at Gorkhi-Terelj National Park and Hustai National Park. Get a sense of the local culture at Gandantegchenling Monastery and National History Museum. Step out of Ulaanbaatar to go to Amar Hiyd and see Amarbayasgalant Monastery, which is approximately 4h 30 min away. Saddle up on the 7th (Wed) and explore with a tour on horseback. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind Zaisan Memorial, make a trip to Genghis Khan Square, get engrossed in the history at Bogd Khaan Palace Museum of Mongolia, and look for gifts at Mary & Martha Mongolia.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ulaanbaatar trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Ulaanbaatar. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in November, and nighttime lows around -23°C. You will leave for Olgiy on the 9th (Fri).

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Amarbayasgalant Monastery
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Hustai National Park ©
Hustai National Park
National History Museum ©
National History Museum

1
night
Olgiy

Olgiy ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Altai Tavan Bogd National Park.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Olgiy trip planner.

Fly from Ulaanbaatar to Olgiy in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kharkhorin.

Things to do in Olgiy

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park ©
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park

1
day
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): admire the verdant scenery at Orkhon Valley, take an in-depth tour of Kharakhorum Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Erdene Zuu Monastery.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kharkhorin trip planning app.

Do a combination of flight and car from Olgiy to Kharkhorin in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Orkhon Valley
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Valley
Erdene Zuu Monastery
Erdene Zuu Monastery
Kharakhorum Museum ©
Kharakhorum Museum

Similar Plans

9 days in Mongolia BY A USER FROM THAILAND August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 50 days in Europe & Asia BY A USER FROM GREECE February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Mongolia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, culture, outdoors, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Mongolia BY A USER FROM MONGOLIA October, teens, popular sights Preferences: October, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Asia BY A USER FROM CANADA July, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: July, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 60 days in Asia & Europe BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 2 days in Mongolia BY A USER FROM MONGOLIA October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 1 day in Mongolia BY A USER FROM POLAND January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Mongolia BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Mongolia BY A USER FROM MONGOLIA November, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: November, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Mongolia BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans