22 days in Mongolia Itinerary

22 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Busan
Fly:  4 h
1
Ulaanbaatar
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Gorkhi Terelj National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 45 min
3
Kharkhorin
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Tsetserleg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Khorgo
— 2 nights
Drive:  10 h 15 min
6
Khatgal
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 15 min
7
Sukhbaatar
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  9 h 15 min
8
Dalanzadgad
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
9
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  28 h
End: Ulaanbaatar

3
nights
Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Ulaanbaatar is known for museums, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Genghis Khan Statue Complex, make a trip to Genghis Khan Square, examine the collection at International Intellectual Museum, and stroll around Buddha Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ulaanbaatar day trip app.

Busan, South Korea to Ulaanbaatar is an approximately 4- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. The time zone changes from Korean Standard Time (KST) to Ulaanbaatar Standard Time (ULAT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Busan in March: high temperatures in Ulaanbaatar hover around 0°C and lows are around -17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Gorkhi Terelj National Park.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Manzshir Monastery ©
Manzshir Monastery
Genghis Khan Square ©
Genghis Khan Square
Zaisan Memorial ©
Zaisan Memorial

2
nights
Gorkhi Terelj National Park

Gorkhi Terelj National Park ©
On the 12th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Gorkhi-Terelj National Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Gorkhi Terelj National Park trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ulaanbaatar to Gorkhi Terelj National Park. In March, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -17°C. On the 13th (Fri), you'll travel to Kharkhorin.

Things to do in Gorkhi Terelj National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Highlights from your plan
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park

1
night
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kharkhorin tour planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gorkhi Terelj National Park to Kharkhorin. You'll set off for Tsetserleg on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Nature Parks Historic Sites

2
nights
Tsetserleg

Tsetserleg
You've now added Tsenkher Hot Spring to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Tsenkher Hot Spring.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Tsetserleg trip planner.

You can drive from Kharkhorin to Tsetserleg in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Khorgo.

Things to do in Tsetserleg

Nature Parks

2
nights
Khorgo

Khorgo ©
On the 16th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Khorgo online trip planner.

Getting from Tsetserleg to Khorgo by car takes about 2.5 hours. You'll set off for Khatgal on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Khorgo

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park ©
Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park

2
nights
Khatgal

Khatgal ©
Khatgal is a village in Mongolia on the southern tip of Lake Khövsgöl. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Khovsgol Nuur. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Khovsgol Nuur.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Khatgal visit planner.

You can drive from Khorgo to Khatgal in 10.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Sukhbaatar.

Things to do in Khatgal

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Khovsgol Nuur
Highlights from your plan
Khovsgol Nuur ©
Khovsgol Nuur
Lake Hovsgol National Park ©
Lake Hovsgol National Park

5
nights
Sukhbaatar

Sukhbaatar
Sükhbaatar is the capital of Selenge Province in northern Mongolia, on the Orkhon river.City population is 19,224 (end of 2007)HistoryThe city was founded in 1940 and named after the Mongolian revolutionary leader Damdin Sükhbaatar.TransportSükhbaatar is the northernmost railway station on the Trans-Mongolian Railway in Mongolia. Sukhbaatar is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Holy Mother Tree of Mongolia.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Sukhbaatar travel planner.

Traveling by car from Khatgal to Sukhbaatar takes 11 hours. On the 25th (Wed), you're off to Dalanzadgad.

1
night
Dalanzadgad

Dalanzadgad ©
A refueling station in the middle of the desert, Dalanzadgad acts as a gateway to the nearby national park.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): make a trip to Khongoryn Els and then appreciate the views at Yolyn Am.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Dalanzadgad trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sukhbaatar to Dalanzadgad. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

Things to do in Dalanzadgad

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Yolyn Am ©
Yolyn Am
Khongoryn Els ©
Khongoryn Els

2
nights
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park road trip site.

Explore your travel options from Dalanzadgad to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park with the Route module. On the 28th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

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