Day Trips

If you are on a short stay in Ulaanbaatar or wish to slow down from the hectic pace of city life then join our day trips in the vicinity of the capital. In just an hour’s driving time you can find relaxing natural environments suitable for hiking, mountain biking or horseback riding, not to mention the possibilities of immersing yourself in nomadic culture. Or, you may choose to go on a city tour or a thematic excursion.

With an inexhaustible enthusiasm, our guides will provide uncommon insights to the past and present of the Mongolian capital: its history, attractions and arts; their professional and dedicated services will ensure your special experience with Mongolia Trekking.

From 75 USD

Walk the city’s central square and listen to entertaining comments of our expert guides about the past and present of Ulaanbaatar. Visit the memorial complex of Chinggis Khan and have your photo taken in front of his grand statue. Count steps to the top of Zaisan hill and enjoy a panoramic view of Ulaanbaatar. Feel the peaceful charm of the Gandan Monastery, city’s main Buddhist center and take a curious look at Buddhist rituals and services. And finally get a concise but comprehensive picture of the country’s history from early humans to modern era at the...

From 132 USD

The perfect tour for those looking to combine some fun and easy exercise by biking through wooded hillsides and open valleys of Baga Khenty mountains. A short car transfer east of Ulaanbaatar brings you to the giant mounted statue of Chinggis Khan where the bike starts from. While bikes are being readied you can take a panoramic view of the vast steppe from an observation deck on the horses head. You'll cycle at your own pace on peaceful country roads and catch a glimpse of a life that has seemingly not changed for a few hundred years. Large flocks of yaks...

From 68 USD

In just an hour’s driving distance from Ulaanbaatar there lies the Terelj NP, the most easily accessible part of the nearly 2mln hectare Khan Khenty strictly protected area. Terelj, meaning rhododendron is just a tiny but nevertheless a spectacular part of it, a fantastic venue for hiking and horseback riding. Proximity to the capital makes it a popular destination for single day tours. You will find yourself in a wide mountain bowl dotted with rock formations of weird shapes, quite often named after things they resemble. Upon arrival we hike in the park, ...

From 76 USD

Morning pick up and 2 hour transfer to Khustai NP. It is here that in 1993 a small number of last remaining wild horses known as “Przewalski horses" was brought from several European zoos and re-introduced to their historic homeland after they had been extinct for 5 decades. Today is the most successful wild life preservation project ever seen in Mongolia with over 300 wild horses living in wilderness withstanding predators and harsh climate. Impressively, the park is also home to 220 species of birds, 1200 Red deer and 20,000 marmots. On arrival we get a ...

From 62 USD

Meet with your guide and drive to the ruins of Manzushir Monastery on the edge of Bogd Khan mountain range. From there we take a 3-4 hour hike on a trail of moderate difficulty through mixed forests and alpine meadows to 2256m Tsetsee Gun peak, the highest point of the mountain range. We have a picnic lunch on the peak with scenic views of typical Siberian forests in the background before heading back down. We visit the monastery complex which was originally built in 1733. It was completely destroyed during anti-religion campaigns of 1930-ies with just the...