Ulaanbaatar City Tour - 1 Day

This tour is filled with the most sought-out and informative destinations of Ulaanbaatar city. It’s purpose is to give you a deeper understanding and knowledge about Mongolia’s past, present, and future.

Start your day early with a visit to one of the most important monasteries of Mongolia – Gandantegchiglen. It is also referred to as Gandan Khiid locally. The highlights to mention from this destination would be the different architectural styles of the temples. The 26-meter/87-foot tall statue of the all-seeing deity is also a sight to behold.

From the monastery, we will head to the National History Museum of Mongolia. It has countless artifacts from times as early as the stone age to modern times treasures of Mongolia. Near the museum, there is the main square of Ulaanbaatar, Sukhbaatar square. We will explore this popular central area.

After lunch, we will drive towards Zaisan Hill located south of the main square. There we will visit the Zaisan monument and memorial mosaics and enjoy the city view from the top.

During the seasonal time of tourism, you will spend your evening with a Mongolian traditional folk concert. With many performances of talented artists such as throat singers, dancers, contortionists, and more. During the non-seasonal time, you get to explore the Zaisan area. For instance, to buy some souvenirs at the Zaisan Hill complex.

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/The difference between seasonal and non-seasonal trips are the availability of Tumen Ekh Mongolian traditional folk concert, which is only readily available from May 1st to September 30th /

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Itineraries

Day 1
-Version / Seasonal itinerary / from May 1st to September 30th /

Day 1 – After meeting you early in the morning at your hotel, we will drive to the Gandan Monastery. After visiting the Janraisig, the all-seeing deity in the main monastery, we continue our tour to the treasure box filled with countless historical treasure, the National Museum of Mongolia.

After lunch, we explore the main square of Ulaanbaatar, Sukhbaatar square. We then drive to Zaisan Hill to gaze at the capital from up high and visit the memorial located there.

In the evening we will enjoy a traditional folk concert and finish our tour with dinner in a good restaurant.

Day 2
- Version / Non-Seasonal itinerary / from October 1st to April 31st /

Day 1 – After meeting you early in the morning at your hotel, we will drive to the Gandan Monastery. After visiting the Janraisig, the all-seeing deity in the main monastery, we continue our tour to the treasure box filled with countless historical treasure, the National Museum of Mongolia.

After lunch, we explore the main square of Ulaanbaatar, Sukhbaatar square. We then drive to Zaisan Hill to gaze at the capital from up high and visit the memorial located there.

We have dinner and conclude our city tour.

Inclusions

  • • Private professional driver and guide
  • • Lunch - 1, Dinner - 1
  • • Mineral Water
  • • Entrance fees: Entry fees to museums, concerts, monasteries, national parks, and road charges for tourists, staff, and vehicles are also included.
  • • Staff meals, accommodation, and other expenses where applicable.

Exlusions

  • • Accommodation
  • • Alcoholic beverages and special diets
  • • Inoculations and personal insurances
  • • Personal expenses i.e. telephone calls, laundry, email, fax, room services.
  • • Tips and gratuities
  • • Video recording or photography fees at sights

Trip information and facts

  • 45 USD per person
  • 35 USD per person
  • 4
  • 4x4 vehicle

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