Naadam tour in countryside

The Naadam Festival showcases Mongolia’s finest in the three ‘manly sports' of horse racing, archery and wrestling. Females participate in the first two. The festival is the biggest event of the year for foreigners and locals alike and is held all over the country, normally between 11 and 13 July.

Mongolia Tours

Central Mongolia tour

1460 USD

Khustai Nuruu - National Park

Established in 1993, the Khustain Nuruu Natural reserve is about 100km south-west of Ulaanbaatar. In the 90,000 hectare reserve, which includes the lovely Khustain Nuruu, the wild takhi horse and the steppe environment are being preserved. The takhi, also known as the Przewalski’s horse used to roam the countryside in great herds. In the 1960’s they became nearly extinct after poachers killed them for meat and overgrazing by livestock as well as development reduced their fodder and breeding grounds.


At the time, only about a dozen takhi remained, living in zoos in Europe. In the early 1990’s, with assistance from International environmental agencies, many takhi were reintroduced into specially protected areas in Khustain Nuruu and Takhiin Tal. About 1000 takhi now live in these parks or in the wild. They are successfully rearing their young and surviving the harsh Mongolian winter.


Day Date Activity Accomodation Meal
Day 1   Arrive to Ulaanbaatar, introductory city tour Hotel L,D
Day 2   Drive to Kharkhorin via Khustai National Park Ger camp B,L,D
Day 3   Kharkhorin, Erdene Zuu Ger camp B,L,D
Day 4   Drive to Ulaanbaatar Hotel B,L
Day 5   Drive to Terelj National Park Ger camp B,L,D
Day 6   Free day (at Terelj National Park) Ger camp B,L,D
Day 7   Back to Ulaanbaatar, shopping Hotel B,L
Day 8   Depart   B,L

Hotel nights - 3
Tourist standart ger camp nights - 4

Price includes:

  • Transfers upon arrival and departure
  • 4 star hotel in UB
  • Trained English-speaking guide
  • 4 WD transport
  • National Park fee and Cultural sight entrance fee
  • Tourist ger camp accommodation fee in countryside
  • Three meals per day
  • Mineral water 1.5l per day

Price excludes:

  • Mongolian visa charge
  • Travel/medical insurance
  • Items of personal nature, drinks, excess baggage charges and hotel extra services
  • Horse/camel/yak rental as required
  • Tips and gratuities