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Trans Mongolian Explorer

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Starts
Beijing
Destinations
+12
Ends
St Petersburg

Highlights

Start in Beijing and end in St Petersburg! With the train & rail tour Trans Mongolian Explorer , you have a 26 day tour package taking you from Beijing to St Petersburg and through Beijing, China and 11 other destinations. Trans Mongolian Explorer is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
15

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    5.0 - Excellent

    Fantastically organized tour, everything it said it was. Local Mongolian Guides were fantastic and everything ran smooth... Read more

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    4.0 - Good

    Superb experience ,thought delay at Mongolia Russia boarder was excessive. Tour leader was exellent,could not have been... Read more

  • Jenny Hearle's review about another Sundowners Overland tour
    4.0 - Good

    Good trip, excellent guide.

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Itinerary

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  • Introduction
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  • Days 1-3. Arrive Beijing
  • Day 4. Beijing to Ulaanbaatar
  • Day 5. Welcome to Mongolia!
  • Days 6-7. Across the Mongolian Steppe
  • Day 8. Return to Ulaanbaatar and to Ulan Ude
  • Day 9. Ulan Ude
  • Day 10. Ulan Ude and to Irkutsk
  • Days 11-12. Arrive Irkutsk and Lake Baikal
  • Day 13. Irkutsk and to Yekaterinburg
  • Day 14. Aboard the Train
  • Days 15-16. Arrive Yekaterinburg
  • Day 17.Yekaterinburg to Nizhny Novogorod
  • Day 18. Arrive Nizhny Novgorod
  • Day 19. To Suzdal via Vladimir
  • Day 20. Suzdal and on to Moscow via Vladimir
  • Days 21-23. Moscow and to St. Petersburg
  • Days 24-26. St. Petersburg – Journey Concludes

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  • Meals

  • Transport

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    About the countries

    Useful things to know before you go

    Currencies

    ¥
    Yuan Renminbi
    China
    Tugrik
    Mongolia
    руб
    Ruble
    Russia

    Plugs & Adapters

    ChinaChinaChinaMongolia and Russia

    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 China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Cholera
    Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Tuberculosis
    Recommended for China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Rabies
    Recommended for China and Mongolia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for China and Russia. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for China and Russia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    Tick-borne encephalitis
    Recommended for China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 6 months before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    Beijing is the starting point and St Petersburg is the endpoint.
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    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm this Sundowners Overland booking. The remaining balance is then payable 75 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 4 January 2018 the full payment of $6,786 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 75 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $6786 for Trans Mongolian Explorer , but the deposit of 20% 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 7,468 km.
    • Beijing (China)
    • 1,169 km
    • Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
    • 80 km
    • Khustai National Park (Mongolia)
    • 80 km
    • Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
    • 439 km
    • Ulan Ude (Russia)
    • 231 km
    • Irkutsk (Russia)
    • 281 km
    • Lake Baikal (Russia)
    • 281 km
    • Irkutsk (Russia)
    • 2,813 km
    • Ekaterinburg (Russia)
    • 1,016 km
    • Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
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