TIC 3.1 KHUSTAI NATIONAL PARK, KHARKHORIN

Overview

KHUSTAI  NATIONAL PARK: The nature reserve is about 100 km south-west of Ulaanbaatar. Highest point is 1842 m, There are over 10 fresh water rivers, populations of Asian red deer, steppe gazelle, deer, boar, wild cat, wolf and lynx, 126 kinds or birds, 450 floras. In between 1992-2001 Takhi (wild horse) was adopted from Holland in Khustai National Park. A total of 84 Przewalski horses are brought 4 times. In the beginning of 1900, wealthy zoo director from Humburg in Germany came to Mongolia and bought 51 foal of wild horses and sold to a wealthy  people in Dutch, French, and America.

Thus, in 1903, Mongolian wild horses were in Europen estates. This wild horse exporting business was successful in Europe but Przewalski horses in Mongolia was extincted by 1960, its country of origin.

Now Mongolia have nearly 350 number of wild horses.In order to protect the wild horses, Khustai became Special protected area. Many tourist like to visit to see Przewalski's horse and deer, marmots in this area.

Price

  • 1 pax: 580 $ per person
  • 2 pax: 320 $ per person
  • 3 pax: 280 $ per person
  • 4-6 pax: 240 $ per person

Highlights

Included

  •  Breakfast
  •  Lunch
  •  Dinner
  •  Car with an experienced driver
  •  Petrol
  •  Tour guide
  •  Visit to nomad family
  •  Camelback riding
  •  Entrance fees
  •  Tax for Khustai National park
  •  Tax for Kharkhorin & Erdenezuu museum
  •  Tax for Memorial complex of Turkish period
  •  Road taxes
  •  Bottled water
  •  Tourist camp

Not included

  •  Video & photo taxes
  •  Travel insurance
  •  Personal expenses and gratuities.

Travel packing list

Itinerary

  • (09:00) Drive to Khustai National park.
  • Visit to Khustai museum.
  • Drive to the mountain where is Takhi
  • Lunch nearby Khustai NP.
  • Drive to Khugnu khan mountain & Elsen tasarkhai sand dunes
  • Camelback riding to the Elsen tasarkhai sand dunes over 30 min.
  • Overnight in a nomadic family.
  • Drive to Kharkhorin town.
  • Visit to Erdenezuu monastery and Kharkhorin museum.
  • Lunch in the Kharkhorin town.
  • Overnight in a Tourist camp.
  • Drive to the Memorial complex of Turkish period. 
  • Continue driving to Ugii Lake.
  • Lunch on the way.
  • Drive to Ulaanbaatar city. (19:00)
Established
2006
Address
1st floor, Nomin department store, 3th khoroo, Chingeltei district, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Post box
Central post office box 633, Ulaanbaatar – 15160