21 days in Mongolia Itinerary

21 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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21 days in Mongolia Itinerary

Jakarta
bus + Fly:  13​h 30​min
Ulaanbaatar
— 9 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Kharkhorin
— 10 nights
Drive + Fly + bus:  18​h 30​min
Jakarta

8
days
Ulaanbaatar

The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National History Museum and Choijin Lama Temple Museum. Spend the 11th (Mon) exploring nature at Gorkhi-Terelj National Park. Saddle up on the 13th (Wed) and explore with a tour on horseback. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Gandantegchenling Monastery, pause for some photo ops at Genghis Khan Statue Complex, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hustai National Park, and look for gifts at Mary & Martha Mongolia.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ulaanbaatar online attractions planner

Jakarta, Indonesia to Ulaanbaatar is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from West Indonesia Time (WIB) to Ulaanbaatar Time (ULAT) is 1 hour. In December, Ulaanbaatar is cooler than Jakarta - with highs of -17°C and lows of -33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Kharkhorin.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

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Horseback Riding Tours
National History Museum ©
National History Museum
Gandantegchenling Monastery ©
Gandantegchenling Monastery

10
days
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Erdene Zuu Monastery and Karakorum (Kharkhorin).

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kharkhorin road trip site

You can drive from Ulaanbaatar to Kharkhorin in 5.5 hours. You will leave for home on the 27th (Wed).

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Historic Sites Parks Nature

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Erdene Zuu Monastery
Erdene Zuu Monastery
Karakorum (Kharkhorin) ©
Karakorum (Kharkhorin)
Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Valley

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