8 days in Mongolia Itinerary

8 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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8 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Gorkhi-Terelj National Park and Horseback Riding Tours. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Choijin Lama Temple Museum and Gandantegchenling Monastery. Spend the 9th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of National History Museum, don't miss a visit to Genghis Khan Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Migjid Janraisig Sum, and explore the world behind art at Zanabazar Museum of FIne Art.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ulaanbaatar route planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Ulaanbaatar. In November, daytime highs in Ulaanbaatar are -6°C, while nighttime lows are -23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Olgiy.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Amarbayasgalant Monastery
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Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Hustai National Park ©
Hustai National Park
National History Museum ©
National History Museum

1
night
Olgiy

Olgiy ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Altai Tavan Bogd National Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Olgiy road trip app .

Traveling by flight from Ulaanbaatar to Olgiy takes 2.5 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
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Altai Tavan Bogd National Park ©
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park

1
day
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
On the 11th (Sun), appreciate the views at Orkhon Valley, take an in-depth tour of Kharakhorum Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Erdene Zuu Monastery.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kharkhorin itinerary site .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Olgiy to Kharkhorin takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Orkhon Valley
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Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Valley
Erdene Zuu Monastery
Erdene Zuu Monastery
Kharakhorum Museum ©
Kharakhorum Museum

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