40 days in Mongolia Itinerary

40 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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Olgiy
— 3 nights
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Ulaanbaatar
— 11 nights
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Gorkhi Terelj National Park
— 3 nights
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Amar Hiyd
— 2 nights
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Khatgal
— 3 nights
6
Khorgo
— 3 nights
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Kharkhorin
— 3 nights
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Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park
— 2 nights
9
Dalanzadgad
— 5 nights

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Olgiy

Olgiy ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Altai Tavan Bogd National Park and Central Mosque.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Olgiy trip planner.

Ulaanbaatar to Olgiy is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. On the 4th (Wed), you're off to Ulaanbaatar.

Things to do in Olgiy

Nature · Parks · Museums
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Altai Tavan Bogd National Park ©
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park

11
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Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Escape the urban bustle at Gorkhi-Terelj National Park and Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bogd Khan Uul National Park and Cheketours. Saddle up on the 9th (Mon) and explore with a tour on horseback. Next up on the itinerary: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, take an in-depth tour of National History Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dashchoilin Monastery, and appreciate the history behind Genghis Khan Statue Complex.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ulaanbaatar trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Olgiy to Ulaanbaatar in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Ulaanbaatar can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Gorkhi Terelj National Park.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Bogd Khan Uul National Park ©
Bogd Khan Uul National Park
Cheketours ©
Cheketours

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Gorkhi Terelj National Park

Gorkhi Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi Terelj National Park is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ariyabal Meditation Temple.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Gorkhi Terelj National Park trip builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ulaanbaatar to Gorkhi Terelj National Park. In August in Gorkhi Terelj National Park, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 51°F at night. On the 18th (Wed), you're off to Amar Hiyd.

Things to do in Gorkhi Terelj National Park

Historic Sites
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Ariyabal Meditation Temple ©
Ariyabal Meditation Temple

2
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Amar Hiyd

Amar Hiyd ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amarbayasgalant Monastery.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Amar Hiyd tour itinerary tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gorkhi Terelj National Park to Amar Hiyd. You'll set off for Khatgal on the 20th (Fri).

Things to do in Amar Hiyd

Historic Sites
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Amarbayasgalant Monastery ©
Amarbayasgalant Monastery

3
nights
Khatgal

Khatgal ©
Khatgal is a village in Mongolia on the southern tip of Lake Khövsgöl. Get in touch with nature at Lake Hovsgol National Park and Khovsgol Nuur.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Khatgal trip itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Amar Hiyd to Khatgal. You'll set off for Khorgo on the 24th (Tue).

Things to do in Khatgal

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Lake Hovsgol National Park ©
Lake Hovsgol National Park
Khovsgol Nuur ©
Khovsgol Nuur

3
nights
Khorgo

Khorgo ©
Get in touch with nature at Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park and Jargalantyn Am Site.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Khorgo road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Khatgal to Khorgo in 10.5 hours. On the 28th (Sat), you'll travel to Kharkhorin.

Things to do in Khorgo

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park ©
Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park

3
nights
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Orkhon Valley and Erdene Zuu Monastery. Step out of the city life by going to Orkhon Waterfall and Ogii Lake.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Kharkhorin trip planner.

Getting from Khorgo to Kharkhorin by car takes about 4.5 hours. You'll set off for Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park on the 1st (Wed).

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 28 — Sep 1:
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Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Waterfall ©
Orkhon Waterfall
Ogii Lake ©
Ogii Lake

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Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Spend the 2nd (Thu) exploring nature at Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park day trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kharkhorin to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park. On the 4th (Sat), you'll travel to Dalanzadgad.

Things to do in Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Nature · Parks
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Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

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Dalanzadgad

Dalanzadgad ©
A refueling station in the middle of the desert, Dalanzadgad acts as a gateway to the nearby national park.
Step out of the city life by going to Khermen Tsav and Yolyn Am. Discover out-of-the-way places like Khongoryn Els and Flaming Cliffs. There's more to do: get outside with Tsagaan Suvarga.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Dalanzadgad trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park to Dalanzadgad. On the 9th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Dalanzadgad

Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Khermen Tsav ©
Khermen Tsav
Flaming Cliffs
Flaming Cliffs
Yolyn Am ©
Yolyn Am

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