Overlapping with Khangai range in the south smaller range of Sayan dominates the north central Mongolia, occupying most mountainous part of Huvsgul aimag (province) territory. The main feature of this region is abundance of clear water lakes and rivers with the most outstanding being the Huvsgul Lake. Known as the “dark blue pearl” of Mongolia, lake Huvsgul is one of the country’s largest lakes and it features one of the most spectacular areas of the country and make up over 1% of the world’s fresh water.
Along Northern circle you can explore Forest-Khangai Mountains of Central Mongolia and spend your time on the bank of deep blue Khuvsgul Lake surrounded lash green forested mountains, visit ancient capital city Kharkhorum, Erdenezuu and Amarbayasgalant monasteries, and Khustai national park in order to see reintroduced wild horse TAKHI.
Arrival in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, city tour visiting Gandan Monastery largest Buddhist center in the county, Sukhbaatar Square and Chinggis Khaan’s Monument, National Museum of Mongolian History and enjoy Mongolian Folk Art performance. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Drive to Amarbayasgalant Monastery, It is the most beautiful and well preserved old monastery in northern Mongolia. The thing makes this monastery an amazing is its architecture of main temple, constructed without single iron nail and all based on wooden block puzzles. Overnight at ger camp.
Morning stay at temple and drive to Uran Togoo Mount town via Erdenet city was built under one soviet inspired master plan in the ’1970 for host the copper miners. Erdenet’s copper mine plays an important role in Mongolian economy and it consists around 30 percent of annual GDP. Togoo Mountain is oldest dead volcano. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Khuvsgul Lake. Lake Khuvsgul, as a dubbed as Mongolia Switzerland and a lake surrounded with lash green forest mountains. In addition, it is a 1% of fresh water resource of the world. Overnight at ger camp.
Visit Tsaatan well known as reindeer people where located app 50kms from our campsite and it takes two and half hours of driving. (Depends year around) There will be two families one is Tsaatan, reindeer herder and Shaman. Overnight at ger camp.
Free day for relax. Free day for relax. You can have short horseback riding, hiking along the lakeshore. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive back to Murun town and visit Local black market. On the way, you will visit Bronze Age deer stone monument site and arrive at GER camp, which located in on the way of Khorgo National Park. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Khorgo Terkhiin Tsagaan nuur National Park Surrounded by extinct volcanoes, Terhiin Tsagaan is one of the most beautiful lakes in Mongolia. Being elevation at an altitude of 2,060 meters, the lake occupies and area of over 300 square kilometers. This astonishingly beautiful crystal clear water lake is renowned for its fish and bird life. The dead volcano of Horgo stands on the Terhiin Tsagaan Nuur Lake. There is a huge volcanic crater, about 200 meters wide and 100 meters deep. A large solidified lava formation on the southern slope of Horgo is trickily called “Basalt Ger”. Overnight at ger camp.
A full day for hiking nearby White Lake or known as Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur and volcanic mountains over 2000m above sea level. On the way visit Cave of the Yellow Dog, Ice cave and Zaluuchuud caves hike back to Ger camp and overnight
Morning stay at lake side and drive down to Chuluut river great canyon which huge creation of volcanic earthquake and late afternoon arrive at Tsenkher hot Spa relax and have spa bath. Overnight ger camp.
Drive to Kharkhorum. Visit to Erdenezuu the first Buddhist Monastery in Mongolia. 400x400m walls with 108 stupas surround the monastery complex. Early 20th century there was more than 100 temples and over 1000 lamas used to serve. The monastery was sacked during the purges of 1937. Nowadays, only one temple holds religious activity and rest works as a museum. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Khustai National park. Khustai National park was protected in 1993 to conserve biodiversity and facilitate the re-introduction to the wild horse or known as Przewalski horse (Takhi). See the wild horses. Besides TAKHI you can see many wild animals including wild sheep Argali, wolf, red deer. Overnight at ger camp.
Drive to Ulaanbaatar city. Transfer to hotel free for leisure; Visit Natural History Museum and shopping in cashmere and souvenir shops and dinner. Overnight at hotel
Check out from hotel and transfer to airport or train station. Tour ends.