Chinggis Khan's Homeland Trail

5.0 (4)
11 days 10 nights
Mongolia
Difficulty
Easy
Comfort
Basic
Upscale
Weight limit
100 kg / 220 lb

Join us on a horse trekking adventure in North Eastern Mongolia alongside welcoming Mongolian nomads, exploring the region where Chinggis Khan, the founder of the Mongol empire, was born. Accompanied by local herdsmen and their sturdy horses, ride vast grasslands, forested hills and lush river valleys typical of the taiga forest ecosystem of eastern Siberia. Encounter a rich historical heritage through ancient burials and rock carvings, many dating back to the era of the Great Khan, showcasing the enduring tradition of horseback riding and nomadic culture that has persisted uninterrupted for over 5,000 years.

US$ 1 946
per tourist for 11 days
Departing from
Tov Province, Chinggis Khaan International Airport
Tour starts
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Number of individuals
up to 12 tourists over 16 years old
Only in the Horse Tours Club
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Photo Batbayar A.
Batbayar A. is the provider of this trip
The provider speaks: English, German
Mongolian tour guide

Tour highlights

Wilderness Ride
Ride in pristine natural environments
Following Chinggis Khan's Trails
Explore iconic historic sites, ancient rock art, burial places and visit museums
Mongolia Nomads
Meet the Nomads
Meet ethnic Buryat people and immerse yourself in authentic nomadic culture

Route details

Day 1
Arrival

Arrive in Ulaanbaatar (UB), the capital of Mongolia and transfer to a centrally located 4 star hotel. 

After a short rest take a guided excursion to some of the city’s highlights: the Gandan Temple - city's main Buddhist center, featuring a 26 meter tall gold-plated statue of Lord Buddha, the central city square with a grand memorial complex dedicated to Chinggis Khan and Zaisan Memorial, an elevated hill on the city's edge providing a panoramic view of UB.

We then visit the National Museum of Mongolia, an introduction to the country's history from early humans to modern era and the Palace of the last king of Mongolia showcasing rare Buddhist art and items of his personal use. A traditional concert will be followed by a welcome dinner

(Dinner, hotel)

Day 2
Travel to Blue Lake
Day 3
Ride to Bereeven Monastery
Day 4
Ride to Khurkh Valley
Day 5
Ride to Rashaan Rock
Day 6
To Onon River
Day 7
Onon River
Day 8
To Birthplace of Chinggis Khan
Day 9
Some Rest
Day 10
Back to Ulaanbaatar
Day 11
Departure
Difficulty
Easy
Tour provider's comments

Tack: Western 

Horses: Mongolian

6 to 7 hours riding daily including breaks and stops. The difficulty level is easy.

horse

Accommodation

Comfort
Basic
Upscale
Hotel
2 nights
Tent
6 nights
Camp Site
2 nights

Throughout this trail, your accommodations will primarily consist of tents and ger camps, with the exception of your initial and final evenings, which will be spent at a four-star hotel. Your package includes all necessary camping gear, cooking equipment and comfortable sleeping mattresses.

+ USD 132 for single supplement.

2 nights
Hotel 4*

In Ulaanbaatar.

6 nights
Tents
2 nights
Ger Camp

Travel recommendations

Group meeting place
Tov Province, Chinggis Khaan International Airport
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Tour conditions

Included

  • all accommodation;
  • complete camping and cooking equipment;
  • sleeping mattresses;
  • meals and drinking water;
  • horse riding tackle;
  • all visits, sightseeing, national park and permit fees;
  • support vehicles;
  • airport transfers;
  • English speaking guide;
  • expedition cook(s);
  • local guides;
  • horse and pack animal hire

Extras

  • flights;
  • travel insurance;
  • sleeping bags;
  • meals not indicated;
  • drinks and alcohol;
  • gratuities

Group size

up to 12 tourists

Duration

11 days
10 nights

It's important to know

What languages does your team speak?

We speak Mongolian, English, Chinese (mandarin), French, German, Korean and Russian.

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Tour reviews

5.0
Based on 4 reviews
  • Z
    ZUKITAKATA
    26 Jul, 2023
    about provider
    The tour was an exceptional experience that ranks among the finest I've ever had. The breathtaking landscapes, warm and hospitable guides, along with the delectable Kazakh food, make it difficult for me to imagine any room for improvement! I highly recommend this adventure to anyone who likes trekking.
    26 Jul, 2023
  • A
    Alan
    6 Jul, 2023
    about provider
    What an amazing experience. It went beyond my expectations, thanks to the welcoming staff who played a major role. The breathtaking views and landscape were truly remarkable, and our guide Zolo's expertise provided me with a deep appreciation of Mongolian culture and history. I want to express my immense gratitude to the entire team for providing me with an unforgettable adventure!!!
    6 Jul, 2023
  • M
    Melissa
    1 Jun, 2023
    about provider
    A fantastic tour! Tsenge, a guide with excellent English proficiency, was both knowledgeable and amiable.
    1 Jun, 2023

Dates and Prices

  • US$ 1 946
    1 – 11 Sep 11 days 10 nights
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