45 days in Mongolia Itinerary

45 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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45 days in Mongolia Itinerary

Start: Ulaanbaatar
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Darhan
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Amar Hiyd
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Dalanzadgad
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
5
Khatgal
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h 15​min
6
Khorgo
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
7
Kharkhorin
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
8
Olgiy
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
9
Ulaanbaatar
— 13 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
10
Gorkhi Terelj National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Ulaanbaatar

1
night
Darhan

Darhan
Darkhan is the second largest city in Mongolia and the capital of Darkhan-Uul Aimag . On the 10th (Mon), appreciate the history behind Seated Buddha Statue, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kharagiin Khiid, then appreciate the history behind Morin Khuur Monument, and finally examine the collection at Museum of Dakrhan-Uul.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Darhan journey maker app .

Ulaanbaatar to Darhan is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. On the 11th (Tue), you're off toAmar Hiyd.

Things to do in Darhan

Historic Sites Museums
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3
nights
Amar Hiyd

Amar Hiyd ©
Amar Hiyd is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amarbayasgalant Monastery.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Amar Hiyd online trip maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Darhan to Amar Hiyd. On the 14th (Fri), you'll travel to Dalanzadgad.

Things to do in Amar Hiyd

Historic Sites
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Amarbayasgalant Monastery ©
Amarbayasgalant Monastery

3
nights
Dalanzadgad

Dalanzadgad
A refueling station in the middle of the desert, Dalanzadgad acts as a gateway to the nearby national park.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Khongoryn Els and Flaming Cliffs. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Khermen Tsav, head outdoors with Tsagaan Suvarga, and appreciate the views at Yolyn Am.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Dalanzadgad tour builder .

Explore your travel options from Amar Hiyd to Dalanzadgad with the Route module. You'll set off for Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park on the 18th (Tue).

Things to do in Dalanzadgad

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Omnogovi Province
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Flaming Cliffs
Flaming Cliffs
Khongoryn Els ©
Khongoryn Els
Khermen Tsav ©
Khermen Tsav

4
nights
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Spend the 19th (Wed) exploring nature at Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

Plan my Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Explore your travel options from Dalanzadgad to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park with the Route module. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll travel to Khatgal.

Things to do in Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Parks Nature
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Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

3
nights
Khatgal

Khatgal ©
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lake Hovsgol National Park and Khovsgol Nuur.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Khatgal online holiday planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park to Khatgal. On the 26th (Wed), you're off toKhorgo.

Things to do in Khatgal

Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Khorgo

Khorgo ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park and Jargalantyn Am Site.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Khorgo road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Khatgal to Khorgo takes 10.5 hours. You'll set off for Kharkhorin on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Khorgo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Jargalantyn Am Site
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Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park ©

3
nights
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
Explore hidden gems such as Orkhon Valley and Orkhon Waterfall.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Kharkhorin travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Khorgo to Kharkhorin in 5.5 hours. On the 4th (Thu), you're off toOlgiy.

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arkhangai Province, Orkhon Waterfall
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Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Valley
Kharakhorum Museum ©
Kharakhorum Museum
Erdene Zuu Monastery
Erdene Zuu Monastery

3
nights
Olgiy

Olgiy ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Aimag Museum. Spend the 6th (Sat) exploring nature at Altai Tavan Bogd National Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Olgiy online trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Kharkhorin to Olgiy by combination of car and flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive. On the 8th (Mon), you'll travel to Ulaanbaatar.

Things to do in Olgiy

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Altai Tavan Bogd National Park ©
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park
Bulgan Mosque ©
Bulgan Mosque

13
nights
Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Explore hidden gems such as Spas and Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve. Spend the 9th (Tue) exploring nature at Gorkhi-Terelj National Park. Spend the 18th (Thu) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gandantegchenling Monastery, trot along with a tour on horseback, see the interesting displays at Choijin Lama Temple Museum, and appreciate the history behind Zaisan Memorial.

To find reviews and more tourist information, you can read our Ulaanbaatar travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Olgiy to Ulaanbaatar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daily temperatures in Ulaanbaatar can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Gorkhi Terelj National Park.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve
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Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Spas
Gandantegchenling Monastery ©
Gandantegchenling Monastery

3
nights
Gorkhi Terelj National Park

Step off the beaten path and head to Horseback Riding Tours and Ariyabal Meditation Temple.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gorkhi Terelj National Park visit planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ulaanbaatar to Gorkhi Terelj National Park. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You'll set off for home on the 24th (Wed).

Things to do in Gorkhi Terelj National Park

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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Horseback Riding Tours
Ariyabal Meditation Temple ©
Ariyabal Meditation Temple

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