29 days in Mongolia Itinerary

29 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mexico City
Fly:  21 h 30 min
1
Ulaanbaatar
— 10 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Olgiy
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h 45 min
3
Kharkhorin
— 3 nights
Drive:  7 h
4
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
5
Dalanzadgad
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h 45 min
6
Selenge Province
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  29 h
End: Mexico City

10
nights
Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ulaanbaatar: Gorkhi Terelj National Park (Horseback Riding Tours & Ariyabal Meditation Temple). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, get engrossed in the history at National History Museum, stroll through Hustai National Park, and pause for some photo ops at Zaisan Memorial.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ulaanbaatar day trip planning site.

Mexico City, Mexico to Ulaanbaatar is an approximately 21- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 14 hours traveling from Mexico City to Ulaanbaatar due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Mexico City, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Ulaanbaatar, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Olgiy.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Tours Museums Parks

Side Trip

Gorkhi Terelj National Park
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Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
National Amusement Park ©
National Amusement Park
National History Museum ©
National History Museum

3
nights
Olgiy

Olgiy ©
Olgiy is known for nature, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Altai Tavan Bogd National Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bulgan Mosque, take an in-depth tour of Aimag Museum, and make a trip to Central Mosque.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Olgiy road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Ulaanbaatar to Olgiy takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 17th (Sun), you're off to Kharkhorin.

Things to do in Olgiy

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Altai Tavan Bogd National Park ©
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park
Bulgan Mosque ©
Bulgan Mosque

3
nights
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
Take a break from Kharkhorin with a short trip to Orkhon Waterfall in Bat Ulzii, about 2h 45 min away.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kharkhorin travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Olgiy to Kharkhorin by combination of flight and car takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arkhangai Province, Orkhon Waterfall
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Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Valley
Kharakhorum Museum ©
Kharakhorum Museum
Erdene Zuu Monastery
Erdene Zuu Monastery

3
nights
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Spend the 22nd (Fri) exploring nature at Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

Explore your travel options from Kharkhorin to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park with the Route module. You will leave for Dalanzadgad on the 24th (Sun).

Things to do in Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

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

4
nights
Dalanzadgad

Dalanzadgad
A refueling station in the middle of the desert, Dalanzadgad acts as a gateway to the nearby national park.
Dalanzadgad is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Yolyn Am, take in breathtaking views at Khermen Tsav, make a trip to Khongoryn Els, and head outdoors with Tsagaan Suvarga.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Dalanzadgad trip itinerary website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park to Dalanzadgad. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Selenge Province.

Things to do in Dalanzadgad

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Omnogovi Province
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Flaming Cliffs
Flaming Cliffs
Yolyn Am ©
Yolyn Am
Khermen Tsav ©
Khermen Tsav

1
night
Selenge Province

Selenge Province ©
On the 29th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Amarbayasgalant Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kharagiin Khiid, then don't miss a visit to Morin Khuur Monument, and then make a trip to Seated Buddha Statue.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Selenge Province travel planner.

Explore your travel options from Dalanzadgad to Selenge Province with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Selenge Province

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Darhan
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Amarbayasgalant Monastery ©
Amarbayasgalant Monastery

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