15 days in Mongolia Itinerary

15 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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15 days in Mongolia Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  22​h
1
Dalanzadgad
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h
2
Kharkhorin
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
3
Olgiy
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Ulaanbaatar
— 5 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Stockholm

4
nights
Dalanzadgad

Dalanzadgad ©
A refueling station in the middle of the desert, Dalanzadgad acts as a gateway to the nearby national park.
Step off the beaten path and head to Khongoryn Els and Flaming Cliffs. Change things up with a short trip to Khavtsgait Petroglyphs in Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park (about 1h 45 min away). The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Khermen Tsav and get outside with Tsagaan Suvarga.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Dalanzadgad road trip app .

Stockholm, Sweden to Dalanzadgad is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Ulaanbaatar Time (ULAT) is 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kharkhorin.

Things to do in Dalanzadgad

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Omnogovi Province, Khavtsgait Petroglyphs
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Khongoryn Els ©
Khongoryn Els
Flaming Cliffs
Flaming Cliffs
Khermen Tsav ©
Khermen Tsav

2
nights
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
On the 7th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Kharakhorum Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Orkhon Valley, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Erdene Zuu Monastery.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kharkhorin driving holiday planning site .

Do a combination of flight and car from Dalanzadgad to Kharkhorin in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 8th (Sun), you're off toOlgiy.

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Orkhon Valley
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Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Valley
Kharakhorum Museum ©
Kharakhorum Museum
Erdene Zuu Monastery
Erdene Zuu Monastery

1
night
Olgiy

Olgiy ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Central Mosque. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Aimag Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bulgan Mosque, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Olgiy trip itinerary app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Kharkhorin to Olgiy in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Ulaanbaatar.

Things to do in Olgiy

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Bulgan Mosque ©
Bulgan Mosque

5
nights
Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve and Amarbayasgalant Monastery. And it doesn't end there: get outside with Cheketours, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bogd Khan Uul National Park, stop by Gobi, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chenresig Temple.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Ulaanbaatar travel planner.

You can fly from Olgiy to Ulaanbaatar in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In September, daytime highs in Ulaanbaatar are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve, Amarbayasgalant Monastery
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Cheketours ©
Cheketours
Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve ©
Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve
Bogd Khan Uul National Park ©
Bogd Khan Uul National Park

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