Genghis Khan Statue Tour
This 1-day Genghis Khan statue tour is filled with wonderful destinations of Mongolia you can visit in only one day.
Our trip starts with a 1-1.5hour drive east of Ulaanbaatar city to Tsonjin Boldog. This wonderful location is known for its crown destination the stainless steel dramatic statue of Genghis Khan riding his faithful steed. The Genghis Khan Statue is 45-meter/147.6-foot tall and is the tallest and largest equestrian statue in the World. The view of the statue from below is stunning, but with a short elevator ride through the horse’s head and some stairs, you can get on a viewing platform. The view from the horse’s mane is truly picturesque.
Afterward, we will have a picnic lunch and head to our next destination. The Aryapal Meditation Monastery is located at the Terelj National Park, a beautiful park with unique rocky formations. Furthermore, this monastery was built in the 19th century and renovated after the purge in the late 90s. It has a calming atmosphere with a stunning high view of the area. After dinner at the park, we will return to Ulaanbaatar city.