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Trans Mongolian Express

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Trans Mongolian Express - Sundowners Overland
Trans Mongolian Express - Sundowners Overland
Starts
St Petersburg
+7 Destinations
Trans Mongolian
Ends
Beijing
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Highlights

Start in St Petersburg and end in Beijing! With the discovery tour Trans Mongolian Express, you have a 21 day tour package taking you from St Petersburg to Beijing and through St Petersburg, Russia and 6 other destinations. Trans Mongolian Express is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Camping, Berth / Cabin, Guesthouse, Sleeper Train, Yurt
Max Group Size
15
Transportation
Train & Rail
Travel style
Discovery
Operator
Sundowners Overland

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Days 1-3: St. Petersburg
  2. Day 4: St. Petersburg and to Moscow
  3. Days 5-6: Welcome to the Capital – Moscow
  4. Days 7-10: Aboard the Trans Siberian Railway
  5. Days 11-12: Arrive Irkutsk and to Lake Baikal
  6. Day 13: Irkutsk
  7. Day 14: Aboard the Trans Mongolian Railway
  8. Day 15: Hello Mongolia!
  9. Day 16: Terelj National Park and Ulaanbaatar
  10. Day 17: Across the Gobi Desert To Beijing
  11. Days 18-21: Beijing
  12. Journey Summary

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

  • Sylvia Hobbs's review about another Sundowners Overland tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Fantastically organized tour, everything it said it was. Local Mongolian Guides were fantastic and everything ran smoothly. Hotel accommodation was OK and Ger Camps especially on the first two and last nights were fantastic! There were enough activities,... Read more

  • carolfox's review about another Sundowners Overland tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Our trip from St Petersberg to Beijing organised by Sundowners was fantastic. We were met at each city and given a half day tour so we could then explore by ourselves and then continue the rail journey. All accommodation was in central places and the staff... Read more

  • Review about another Sundowners Overland tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    This is not a tour for a rest. You are on the go instantly even after an overnight train trip —- but it is well worth it. Our accompanying guide was excellent, smoothing the bureaucracy, helping out when there were issues, went the extra mile on a number... Read more

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    Aug 6, 2019
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About the countries

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Currencies

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Ruble
Russia
Tugrik
Mongolia
¥
Yuan Renminbi
China

Plugs & Adapters

Russia and MongoliaChinaChinaChina

Visa

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.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Russia, Mongolia and China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Russia, Mongolia and China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Russia, Mongolia and China. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Russia, Mongolia and China. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Russia and China. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for Russia and China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Tick-borne encephalitis
Recommended for Russia, Mongolia and China. Ideally 6 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Mongolia and China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.

Policies

Location
St Petersburg is the starting point and Beijing is the endpoint.
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Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Sundowners Overland booking. The remaining balance is then payable 80 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 4 October 2019 the full payment of $4,772 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 80 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $4772 for Trans Mongolian Express, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Sundowners Overland will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Sundowners Overland tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 7,216 km.
  • St Petersburg (Russia)
  • 633 km
  • Moscow (Russia)
  • 4,205 km
  • Irkutsk (Russia)
  • 281 km
  • Lake Baikal (Russia)
  • 281 km
  • Irkutsk (Russia)
  • 521 km
  • Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
  • 63 km
  • Terelj National Park (Mongolia)
  • 63 km
  • Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
  • 1,169 km
  • Beijing (China)

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