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Ulaanbaatar— 10 nights
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.When in Ulaanbaatar, make a side trip to see Ariyabal Meditation Temple in Gorkhi Terelj National Park, approximately 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, identify plant and animal life at Hustai National Park, see the interesting displays at Choijin Lama Temple Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Bogd Khaan Palace Museum of Mongolia.
To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ulaanbaatar journey planner.
If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airport is Chinggis Khaan International Airport. In June, daytime highs in Ulaanbaatar are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Ulaanbaatar
Gun-Galuut Nature Reserve, Ariyabal Meditation Temple
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