5 Days, 4 Nights
Price: US$410 per car.
ROUTE: Ulaanbaatar-Erdenet city-Khatgal village (Lake Khuvsgul)-Erdenet city-Ulaanbaatar.
Available between May-September
Payment term: Cash either USD or equal MNT before start of trip
- Private comfortable compact car
- All transfers
- Services of English speaking driver
- Free water bottles may available on board
- Entrance tickets to museums, national parks
- Cost for activities such as one-hour horse riding
- Travel insurance
- Passport fees, visa fees etc
- Tips and gratuities
- Personal purchases
WHAT TO EXPECT
- Sleeping overnight in yurt
- Travelers are expected to pay driver’s food, and accommodation
- 5-6 hours of driving everyday
- Outhouse toilet situation
- Availability of hot shower
- Drinking Mongolian tea (salty milk tea)
- Eating Mongolian food mutton dishes
- Watching night stars and Milky Way
- Visiting reindeer herder family
- Horse riding along the Lake Khuvsgul
- Hiking on the mountain
WHAT TO BRING
- Use hand sanitizer, after contact with furry animals
- Buy some chocolates, candies or school items to giveaway in case if there are children at local nomadic families during the trip to countryside
- Bring your own sleeping bag
Day 1. Start driving to Erdenet city (367km). Lunch along the way. Check in to hotel in Erdenet city. Dinner at a local restaurant in Erdenet. Stay overnight in hotel.
Day 2. Breakfast at the hotel. Start driving to Khatgal village via Bulgan city. Lunch in Murun city. Stop by 50° 100°, a crossing of 50th Parallel North and 100th Meridian East. Reach Khatgal village by late afternoon. Check in to local ger camp on the lake. Dinner at ger camp. Stay overnight in ger.
Day 3. Breakfast at the ger camp. Enjoy beautiful view of the lake. Visit local nomadic family. Lunch at the nomadic family. Start horse riding along the lake. Visit to reindeer herder family. Visit teepee of reindeer herder, drink reindeer milk tea, taking pictures with reindeers. Continue riding horse, reach ger camp to stay overnight. Dinner at the ger camp on the lake. Sleep in ger.
Day 4. Breakfast at the ger camp. Continue riding horse along the lake to Khatgal village. Start driving to Murun city. Lunch in Murun city. Continue driving to Erdenet city. Check in to a hotel in Erdenet. Dinner at local restaurant of the city.
Day 5. Breakfast at the hotel. Start driving to Ulaanbaatar after breakfast. Reach Ulaanbaatar by late afternoon.
NOTE: This trip is fully customizable. Contact our guide Mr.Erdenebulgan at his mobile +976 99058655.