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15 days

Mongolia Explorer (Naadam Festival)

From Ulaanbaatar to Ulaanbaatar
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US $4,120
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  • Enjoy the unique and welcoming nomadic hospitality
  • Experience traditional Mongolian living in gers
  • Learn of Mongolia's rich cultural heritage in palaces
  • Travel through the sandy, remote Gobi Desert
  • Explore the majestic ruined capital of Genghis Khan


Start and end in Ulaanbaatar! With the discovery tour Mongolia Explorer (Naadam Festival), you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia and 6 other destinations in Mongolia. Mongolia Explorer (Naadam Festival) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in Ulaanbaatar
    Start point Puma Imperial Hotel, Hotel Reception, Ulaanbaatar 14200, Mongolia 18:00
  2. Day 2: Drive to Hogno Khan Mountain
  3. Day 3: Explore the monastery and Hogno Khan Mountain
  4. Day 4: Visit Erdene Zu Monastery en route to Karakorum
  5. Day 5: Drive to our camp near to Saikhan Ovoo
  6. Day 6: Cross the Gobi Desert to Bayanzag
  7. Day 7: Drive to Dungenee and the Yol Valley
  8. Day 8: Take a walk through the Yol Valley
  9. Day 9: Fly to Ulaan Baatar
  10. Day 10: Watch the start of the Naadam Festival celebrations
  11. Day 11: Join in with the locals at the Naadam Festival
  12. Day 12: Visit Ganden Monastery; drive to Jalman Meadows
  13. Day 13: Relax or try rafting at Jalman Meadows
  14. Day 14: Morning at Jalman; Afternoon drive to Ulaan Baatar
  15. Day 15: Tour ends Ulaanbaatar
    End point Puma Imperial Hotel, Hotel reception, Ulaanbaatar 14200, Mongolia 09:00
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
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  • Insurance
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Customer Reviews

  • A
    May 17, 2019
    Thank you
    Trip date: June 2018
    Review collected by Explore!
  • A
    May 17, 2019
    Izvestia travelled with Explore for many years and you have maintained your standards still providing great holidays
    Trip date: June 2018
    Review collected by Explore!
  • A
    May 17, 2019
    Would like more authentic food and accommodation. The food several times felt overly westernized or at least tuned towards western sensibilities. Still it was good and I didn't get sick so no complaints on that front.
    Trip date: June 2018
    Review collected by Explore!


15 days
Mongolia Explorer (Naadam Festival)
From Ulaanbaatar to Ulaanbaatar
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    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Mongolia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Mongolia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Mongolia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Mongolia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Mongolia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Mongolia. Ideally 6 months before travel.
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