TOP TRIP III - DORNOD STEPPE

Overview

A short trip to explore the easternmost part of the country while visiting the most famous attraction of Dornod province, including one of the famous lakes of the country, Buir lake, 30m long man-made, Ikh Burkhant Buddhist Complex and real battlefield museum exhibits historical items related to the Khalk river battle. 

Price

  • 1 pax: $950 per person
  • 2 pax: $650 per person
  • 3 pax: $500 per person
  • 4 pax: $430 per person

Highlights

  • Buir lake
  • Stay in a Mongolian ger
  • Ikh Burkhant Buddhist Complex
  • Yalalt musem
  • Steppe museum
  • Choibalsan city

Included

  •  Bus tickets
  •  A car with an experienced driver
  •  Petrol
  •  Local hotel
  •  Tourist camp
  •  Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  •  A tour guide
  •  A local guide
  •  Entrance fees
  •  Motorboat trip
  •  Bottled water

Not included

  •  Travel insurance
  •  Personal expenses and gratuities

Travel packing list

  • Sunscreen
  • Lip balm
  • Vaseline
  • Hand cream
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Dental floss
  • Wet tissue
  • Dry tissue
  • Toilet paper
  • Hiking boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Gloves
  • Water bottle
  • Sleeping bag
  • Flashlight
  • Binoculars
  • Travel pillow
  • Universal adapter plug

Itinerary

Early in the morning at 7:00 we will drive to Choibalsan city by a domestic bus. We will reach our targeted destination by 19:00. We will stay overnight in a local hotel after dinner.

This day we will drive to Buir lake, situated about 340km from the Choibalsan city after breakfast. We will stay in a tourist camp, located on the lakeshore of the biggest lake in the eastern part of the country, which is the beauty of plain. Enjoy your time walking along the lakeshore and swim in the lake.

Visit to the Ikh Burkhant Complex, situated in 60km east of the lake. The Complex, which was built about 150 years ago, is one and only Avalokitesvara god made of stone stretches 30m. Then we will visit the 7-8 statues dedicated for anniversaries of the Khalkh river battle victory and the Yalalt or “Victory” museum of Khalk soum. In the museum, you can learn the history of 1430-1440s Mongolia-Russia army and potential of their weapons. You can also visit the Khalkh river battlefield “steppe museum” exhibits fighter aircraft, tanks, cannons, cannonballs, grenades, mess kits used by soldiers, uniforms, hiding places. Drive back to the tourist camp by the lake shore. On this day we will drive about 180km.

Drive back to the main city of the eastern region, Choibalsan city and stay overnight in a hotel. We will do a tour around the city and visit to the biggest public park of Mongolia after dinner. 

Early in the morning at 7:00 we will drive to Ulaanbaatar city by a domestic bus and arrive at 19:00. (670km by local bus)

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Established
2006
Address
601, Pearl tower, 3th khoroo, Chingeltei district, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Post box
Central post office box 633, Ulaanbaatar – 15160
Contact Us
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