The ruins of ancient Manzushir Monastery are located in the southern part of Bogd Khan Mountain stricktly protected area, at an altitude of 1800 meters above sea level, surrounded by a forest of Siberan birches and natural granite cliffs. Stablished in 1733 and destroyed by communists in 1930’s.
We’ll hike around the site and explore Buddist god images painted on the granite rock and a big bronze cauldron dating back from 1726, weighing 2 tons (2.15 m diameter) and visit small but interesting nature museum.
Terelj National Park is set in a spectacular valley with fascinating rock formations and pine covered mountains, where you can enjoy horseback riding, hiking and photo shooting. It’s the ideal destination for ones who have limited amount of time to explore the country. On this tour we will take you to a nomadic family and go on horse to Turtle rock, 23m tall turtle shaped rock – one of the famous places in Terelj and hike up to Aryabal medication temple on the beautiful hillside.
From the park we’ll easily connected Chinggis Khaan Statue Complex. The statue is dedicated to Mongolian legendary emperor – Chinggis Khaan. It is 40m high and well known as the tallest equistrian stainless steel statue in the world. The museum inside the complex has exhibitions relating to the Bronze Age and Xiongnu archaelogical cultures in Mongolia.
*Start at 09:00 am and transfer to Manzushir National park. Go hiking to explore the ancient temple ruin and visit the local museum.
*Visit the nomad family and have lunch with the family. Have horse riding to Turtle rock.
*Transfer to the end part of the national park and have dinner. Overnight stay in ger.
*After having breakfast at 09:00 am, drive to Meditation temple. have leasure hike up to the temple.
*Drive to Tsonjin Boldog Statue Complex. Visit the museum and go up to the statue’s deck to take a ponaramic view of the surrounding landscape.
*Have lunch at local restaurant in Nalaikh town.
*Drive back to UB.
*Car and driver
*Overnight stay in ger (traditional yurt)
*3 meals and breakfast (first day: lunch and dinner, 2nd day: breakfast and lunch)
*Entrance taxes of the national park, strictly protected area and Chinggis Khaan Statue complex
What’s not included:
Insurance, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages, personal items, tips.