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,
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.
ONE DAY TOUR: KHUSTAI - NATIONAL
(By car 240 km,
09:00 – 18:00)
Khustai NP of Mongolia is a
world famous place for its successful reintroduction of Takhi horses.
- Drive to Khustai National park and Moltsog sand dunes.
- Drive to the
mountain where there is Takhi
- Lunch picnic nearby
- Back to Ulaanbaatar
- 1 pax: 170 $ per person
- 2 pax: 100 $ per person
- 3 pax: 80 $ per
- 4 pax: 70 $ per person
Including: Lunch, chauffeured
vehicle, gasoline, interpreter
to nomads, horseback
riding, horse guide, entry
fees for monasteries, entry fees for museum, tax
for national park, ticket
for complex & road
& photo taxes, drinks, emergency
land rescue if required, personal
items of purely nature, tips etc ….