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Explore Mongolia's essential sights.
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Seven nights hotel and ger accommodation, meals as indicated including soft drinks/coffee, touring as specified, private vehicle transfers, two domestic flights and English-speaking local guides.
From the unique culture of Ulaanbataar to the stunning landscapes and remote communities of the Gobi Desert, this journey is a great introduction to Mongolia.
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The vast landscapes of the Gobi Desert
A stay in a remote ger camp on the edge of Gurvansaikhan Gobi National Park
Visit Bogd Khan Palace Museum, former home of Mongolia's '8th Living Buddha'.
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Visit the Gandan Monastery, the National Museum and the Zanabazar Fine Arts Museum.
Please see Day 1 for today's itinerary. (B)(L)
Drive to Hustain Nuruu National Park, home to the last remaining species of wild horse, the takhi - once extinct in the wild but now thriving here. Later, stop at the Ongut stone complex —the largest grave complex in central Asia, over 1,000 years old. (B)(L)(D)
Fly to the Gobi. After a hike, drive to your Mongolian-style eco lodge. (B)(L)(D)
Explore the spectacular panoramas of the world’s northernmost desert. Visit a nomadic family and learn about their way of life (B)(L)(D)
Please see day 5 for today's itinerary. (B)(L)(D)
Fly to Ulaanbataar. Upon arrival, visit the Bogd Khan Palace Museum, former home of Mongolia’s ‘8th Living Buddha.’ Enjoy a cultural performance in the evening. (B)(L)(D)
Transfer to the airport. (B)
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