On the track of the Trans-Mongolian railway, the most exiting stop is Mongolia and its capital Ulan-Bator. Explore the Land of Genghis Khan, the world’s last nomads, the great Gobi desert and endless blue sky over grasslands. Mongolia provide a large variety of sightseeing, natural beauty and spectacular landscape! Ulan-Bator city tour will provide you all informations about the historical even of Mongolia and ethnological culture. From a single day city tour up to long stay, We provide a variety of tour packages for travellers wishing to experience the extraordinary beauty of Mongolia. Visit our Mongolia Visa page for visa requirement and our special Mongolia tours programs.

Classical City tour Ulan-bator 1 day

Ulan-Bator Sukhbaatar Square city tour Our guide will pick you up at your hotel or on train arrival and take you for a full-day city sightseeing tour of Ulan-Bator, the tour takes you at the Zaisan Memorial to have a scenic view of Ulan-Bator and to the Sükhbaatar Square, center point of the city, after you will visit Gandan Monastery with its huge gold plated Buddha, a symbol of Mongolian national pride and religion culture. See the monks chanting and spinning some prayer wheels. Then visit to the National History Museum, where you will see artefacts and ethnological goods from Mongolia and Central Asia from the Stone Age to the present. If you desire you will be taken to souvenir and cashmere shops or Ulan-Bator city market before attending a performance of national folklore and Music.

Sightseeing 1 pax 2 pax 3-4 pax 5-9 pax 10+ pax
Half day Ulan-Bator sightseeing tour /4 hours/ 80€ 50€ 45€ 35€ 30€
Half day Ulan-Bator sightseeing tour with lunch /4 hours/ 110€ 73€ 65€ 53€ 45€
Full day Ulan-Bator sightseeing tour /8 hours/ 140€ 85€ 75€ 57€ 47€
Full day Ulan-Bator sightseeing tour with lunch /8 hours/ 170€ 108€ 95€ 75€ 63€
Mongolian Folklore performance in the evening 60€ 35€ 30€ 22€ 16€
Mongolian Folklore performance and dinner 85€ 55€ 49€ 40€ 34€

Service included: English speaking guide, transportation, entry tickets.

Khentii mountains and Terelj national park Mongolia 2days/1night

Turtle rock terlej tour DAY 1
At a pre-arranged time you will be met by your driver and guide and driven to the east of the capital to the Baga Khentii Mountains. These mountains are situated within a National Park. The drive is about maximum 2 hours from the capital. On arrival in the mountains you will be taken to your ger camp for lunch. The afternoon is at leisure for hiking in the mountains. Dinner and overnight at the ger camp. (L, D)
DAY 2
Spend a whole morning in the Khentii mountains riding through the valleys and hills crossing the mighty Tuul river and visit local nomadic families. Later afternoon return to Ulaanbaatar. (B, L)

Price per person

1 pax 2 pax 3-4 pax 5-9 pax 10+ pax
399€ 279€ 219€ 179€ 169€

Service include all transport in jeeps (Russian vehicle); English speaking guide; ger camp accommodation and all meals; sightseeing and park entrance fees; a horse hire fee. The prices do not include drinks, items of a personal nature or gratuities.

Tuul Riverside Lodge ger camp and nomadic family tour Mongolia 2days/1night

Mongolia nomad family ger construction DAY 1
Your guide will pick you up at a pre-arranged time and within one hour you are transferred into the “middle of nowhere”. Nomads operate a small luxuries lodge near the Tuul River at Maikhan Tolgoi. There are forested hillsides, wild flowers and the mighty Tuul River passing by, inviting you to enjoy your time out here. We designed this as an alternative to the big ger camps for those who are interested in the Nomadic culture. Our guide will accompany you to a nearby nomadic family’s ger, and you will have the possibility to see the differences between the Kazak and Mongolian gers.Mongolia nomadic family ger interior After lunch at the lodge you will have the opportunity to ride or walk and explore the area. Dinner
will be at a restaurant which is not only known for its good food but the charming view. It is a perfect closing to a day in the Mongolian countryside. (L, D)
DAY 2
After a relaxed breakfast you will drive back to Ulaanbaatar. (B)

Price per person

1 pax 2 pax 3-4 pax 5-9 pax 10+ pax
399€ 279€ 219€ 189€ 179€

Service include all transport in jeeps (Russian vehicle); English speaking guide; ger camp accommodation and all meals; sightseeing and park entrance fees; a horse hire fee. The prices do not include drinks, items of a personal nature or gratuities.

City tour Ulan-Bator and Mongolia Ger camp package 3days/2nights

Ulan-bator package includes: Mongolia Dinosaur bones museum

  • Transfers upon arrival and departure
  • Accommodation in chosen hotel (double room, shower/bath, incl. breakfast)
  • Guided city tour: Natural History Museum (dinosaurs), Gandan Monastery, Bogd Khaan Palace
  • Mongolian Folklore Show at Theater Palace in Ulan Bator

Package price per person

Hotels and package price 2 pax
Hotel Bayangol 4 stars 300€
Hotel Undruul 3 stars 260€
Hotel Terelj* 300€
Ger camp* 300€

*Stay in yourt hotel or ger camp includes also the transportation (some 100 km from Ulan Bator) and full board during the stay. At the ger camp, horses are available for day-trips. No horse-riding experience is required, and a guide will always be with you. See impressions from Ulan Bator and Mongolian country-side on our gallery.

Please be aware that during the Naadam Festival (July 5-15) all prices are higher than normal and that many hotels are booked out.

Ulan-Bator main Sightseeing

(Compositions under rules of wikitravel Ulaanbataar page).

Gandan Monastery (Gandantegchinlen Khiid)

Buddism monk Gandan monastery Ulan-bator The main monastery in the city has services around 10AM every morning. It is one of the few monasteries in the country that escaped the communist purges during the 1930s. It contains one of the biggest standing Buddha in Asia (26m high).

 
 
 

Choijin Lama Monastery Ulan-Bator

Chingeltrei district, Left of Central Library, 10.00am-17.00pm. Choijing Lama Temple Museum is a unique showcase of religious art and the history of Buddism in Mongolia. This Buddism kid in Mongolia museum is a gem of the historical and cultural and cultural heritage of the previous century. The monastery was active until 1938. According to the degree of the Peoples Khural, November 1941, the monastery was included in the list of historical and cultural monuments and was taken charge by the Committee of sciences in 1942. It was then turned into a museum. The museum is an ensemble of Buddhist architecture and consists of 5 temples and 5 arched gates. In the main temple there is the sculpture of Choijing Lama and the embalmed mummy of his teacher. It also contains the great coral mask of Begtse, created under the direction of protectors using over 6000 pieces of coral. Yadam temple and Amgalan temple contain rare artifacts made by the famous Mongolian artist and sculptor, Zanabazar. In total the museum has over 5000 items out of which 12 are unique and 200 are particularly valuable.

Natural History Museum Ulan-Bator

In the Behind of the Government house. 10AM-5.30PM, last admission 4.30PM. When the first national museum was established in Mongolia in 1924, the base of natural historical museum was found by consisting the principal sections of the exhibitions with the choicest exhibitions of Mongolian Nature. When the national central museum was located in present location in 1956, it has been enriching its exhibitions and expanded as a big natural department, which has various kinds of geographical, flora, fauna and paleontological exhibits. The government Resolution, which to classify the museums in different fields like as the developed countries, was passed and the national central museum was abolished in 1991. Since 1992, a new museum was established in the place of national central museum with the purpose of being the leader natural central museum for the further development, getting foreigners enjoyed in international level, showing the geological history such as locations of planets and earth establishment and formations and show the biology characteristics of earth central zone and named as Museum of Natural History. Natural history involves historical process of 4.7 milliard years of that is very long term from the origin of the world until the origin of plant, animal and human. Thus our museum shows the briefness of these events by exhibitions and contributes knowledge to peoples mind. The museum consists of: – Mongolian geography, ancient volcanoes, stones from the volcanoes – Earth origin, planet studying meteorites – Geological history, useful resources, minerals – Ancient and contemporary botany – Land fauna /mammals, birds, fishes, insects, reptiles, amphibious/ – Very ancient plant and animals /paleontology/ – Human origin Museum colleagues always enrich their treasures, exhibitions, renovate the exhibition halls and improve the museum settlement so that the museum became a big museum, which has the capable to attract foreign and domestic visitors. The museum is one of the big museum of Mongolia that has the 40 halls with 2700 square meters, 12000 exhibits and more than over 50 thousand visitors visit to the museum each year and exhibition marshrut lasts about 1.5-2.0 hours. The museum is studying and advertising museum, which introduces natural history, its appearance movements and developments to the audiences by theoretical and objects researching.

National History Museum, Ulan-Bator

In the right of the Government house. 10AM-5:30PM, last admission 4:30PM. The Mongolian National Museum was first established in 1924 with the aim of introducing the history, culture, and natural environment of Mongolia to its visitors. From 1940 to 1941, the museum was known as the Museum of Local Research and then from 1956 to 1991 as the State Central Museum. The State Central Museum moved into its own building in 1956, with galleries relating to history, the natural environment, paleontology, and Mongolian art. In 1964, new exhibits of ethnography enriched the History Gallery. In May 1991, the State Committee of Culture and Art decided to improve the museums throughout the country. It established the National Museum of Mongolia History by merging the historical collections from the State Central Museum with the Museum of the Revolution which had been founded in 1971. The National Museum of Mongolian History is now located in the facility built for the Museum of the Revolution. The Memorial Museum of the Victims of Political Repression (also in Ulaanbaatar) is a branch museum of the National Museum of Mongolian History. The National Museum of Mongolian History is a cultural, scientific, and educational organization that presents Mongolian history and culture from the dawn of humanity to the present day.

Sükhbaatar Square, (Sukhbaatar Square).

The big open space in the center of the city with an equestrian statue of the 1921 hero Sükhbaatar, and seated statue of Chinggis Khan and their 9 heroes (Urlugs).

Bogd Kahn Museum

Khan-Uul district, Chinggis avenue Bogdo khan palace museum Ulaanbaatar. This palace known as The green palace was built between 1893-1903 during 10 years by Mongolian masters and dedicated to the YIII Bogdo gegeen, the head of lamaist religion & last khan of Mongolia.In 1911 there was formed The Bogdo khan state and the YIII Bogdo gegeen assumed political authority over Mongolia as the Bogdo khan or “Holy King” and continued to govern as a constitutional monarch from the time of the Mongolian People’s Revolution in 1921 until his dearth of illness in 1924. After Bogdo khan dearth in 1924 it was turned into museum Bogdo khan palace was founded as the first National historical museum of Mongolia. In 1954 was founded The state central museum and the Bogdo khan palace museum became the branch museum. Since 2000 the museum is activiting as Bogdo khan palace museum. Now the Bogd khan palace museum consists of seven Summer Prayer temples and the winter palace. The collections of the museum include unique and valuable objects related to Mongolia’s political, religious, and artistic history from the 17 to early 20-th centuries: bronze castings, silk paintings, mineral paintings, and paper icons made by well-known artists and artisans of the period, among others the first Bogdo Javzundamba Zanabazar and his school; as well as objects owned and used by the YIII Bogdo Javzundamba and his wife queen Dondogdulam, including royal clothing and equipment, gifts from domestic and foreign guests or representatives, and items purchased by the king for his own diversion. The collection of the museum is consists of a great number of original objects and works of art from the Bogdo khan palace and is divided into 12 parts: sculpture, scrolls paintings/thangka/, applique, wood carving, religious objects, clothes, furniture, decorative arts, collection of stuffed animal, special collection, support collection and architecture.. Also all exhibits is divided into: high level category, valuable category and original category. Nowadays we have 68 exhibits of high level category and 23 exhibits of valuable category. The number of these categories will be increasing. Exhibits of high level category includes gilded bronze sculptures made by the famous master Zanabazar and school of Zanabazar, thangka paintings from the XIX-XX centuries, the painting shown the capital city of Mongolia 1912 made by Jugder, original paintings made by founder of Mongolian modern painting B.Sharav and expensive clothes of khan and queen.

Zaisan Memorial

A huge communist-era monument located on a hill near the city. It represents the Russian and Mongolian heroes who fought together during WWI and WWII. Nowadays it is a popular viewpoint where you can see over the whole city. There’s also a huge buddhist statue at the bottom.

International intellectual museum, Ulan-Bator

Bayanzurkh district,in front of East Center, Mongolia.. From Monday-Saturday 10.00 am-18.00pm. The museum’s collection includes many Mongolian puzzle toys and world famous, rare and precious exhibits. The museum is a manufacturer of Mongolian puzzle toys, logic games, hand crafted products and souvenirs and it exports most of its products abroad. The museum has exhibited over 80 international exhibitions and fairs in 50 countries.

Akshobhya by Zanabazar Ulan-Bator

The Zanabazar Museum of Fine Arts, Ulaanbaatar, Chingeltrei district, Barilgachdin Square (Two blocks west of the Government House). 10-6. The collection includes items from the Stone Age to 20th C. Particularly interesting is the collection of Buddhist art beginning in the 17th Century.