47 days in Mongolia Itinerary

47 days in Mongolia Itinerary

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47 days in Mongolia Itinerary

Start: Budapest
Fly:  13​h
1
Ulaanbaatar
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Gorkhi Terelj National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Amar Hiyd
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
4
Khatgal
— 4 nights
Drive:  10​h 15​min
5
Khorgo
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
6
Kharkhorin
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
7
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Dalanzadgad
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
Mandalgovi
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
10
Olgiy
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 15​min
End: Budapest

10
nights
Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Ulaanbaatar is known for museums, nature, shopping, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, pause for some photo ops at Genghis Khan Statue Complex, don't miss a visit to Zaisan Memorial, and get engrossed in the history at Bogd Khaan Palace Museum of Mongolia.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ulaanbaatar trip site .

Budapest, Hungary to Ulaanbaatar is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Budapest to Ulaanbaatar is 7 hours. Traveling from Budapest in October, expect nights in Ulaanbaatar to be cooler, around -7°C, while days are little chillier, around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Gorkhi Terelj National Park.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Hustai National Park ©
Hustai National Park
Horseback Riding Tours

4
nights
Gorkhi Terelj National Park

Gorkhi Terelj National Park is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and take in the spiritual surroundings of Ariyabal Meditation Temple.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Gorkhi Terelj National Park trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Ulaanbaatar to Gorkhi Terelj National Park with the Route module. October in Gorkhi Terelj National Park sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -7°C at night. You will leave for Amar Hiyd on the 30th (Wed).

Things to do in Gorkhi Terelj National Park

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Ariyabal Meditation Temple ©
Ariyabal Meditation Temple

4
nights
Amar Hiyd

Amar Hiyd ©
Amar Hiyd is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amarbayasgalant Monastery.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Amar Hiyd trip itinerary maker app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gorkhi Terelj National Park to Amar Hiyd. On the 3rd (Sun), you're off toKhatgal.

Things to do in Amar Hiyd

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Amarbayasgalant Monastery ©
Amarbayasgalant Monastery

4
nights
Khatgal

Khatgal ©
Khatgal is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake Hovsgol National Park.

Plan my trip to Khatgal with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Explore your travel options from Amar Hiyd to Khatgal with the Route module. On the 7th (Thu), you'll travel to Khorgo.

Things to do in Khatgal

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Khovsgol Nuur
Highlights from your plan
Lake Hovsgol National Park ©
Lake Hovsgol National Park
Khovsgol Nuur ©
Khovsgol Nuur

3
nights
Khorgo

Khorgo ©
Step out of Khorgo to go to Hanuy and see Jargalantyn Am Site, which is approximately 1h 50 min away. On the 9th (Sat), spend a day ambling around Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Khorgo day trip planner .

Getting from Khatgal to Khorgo by car takes about 10.5 hours. On the 11th (Mon), you'll travel to Kharkhorin.

Things to do in Khorgo

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Jargalantyn Am Site
Highlights from your plan
Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park ©

4
nights
Kharkhorin

Kharkhorin
Take a break from Kharkhorin with a short trip to Orkhon Waterfall in Bat Ulzii, about 1h 45 min away.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kharkhorin trip itinerary site .

You can drive from Khorgo to Kharkhorin in 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

Things to do in Kharkhorin

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arkhangai Province, Orkhon Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Orkhon Valley
Orkhon Valley
Ogii Lake ©
Ogii Lake
Orkhon Waterfall ©
Orkhon Waterfall

4
nights
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Spend the 16th (Sat) exploring nature at Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park trip builder app .

Explore your travel options from Kharkhorin to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park with the Route module. On the 19th (Tue), you'll travel to Dalanzadgad.

Things to do in Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park ©
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

4
nights
Dalanzadgad

Dalanzadgad
A refueling station in the middle of the desert, Dalanzadgad acts as a gateway to the nearby national park.
Dalanzadgad is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Yolyn Am, get outside with Flaming Cliffs, take in breathtaking views at Khermen Tsav, and don't miss a visit to Khongoryn Els.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Dalanzadgad trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park to Dalanzadgad. You will leave for Mandalgovi on the 23rd (Sat).

Things to do in Dalanzadgad

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Omnogovi Province
Highlights from your plan
Flaming Cliffs
Flaming Cliffs
Yolyn Am ©
Yolyn Am
Khermen Tsav ©
Khermen Tsav

3
nights
Mandalgovi

Mandalgovi ©
Mandalgovi is the capital of the Dundgovi Province of Mongolia, about 300 km south of Ulaanbaatar on the border of the Gobi Desert. Step out of Mandalgovi with an excursion to Baga Gazriin Chuluu (Small Rock Formation) in Govi-Altai Province--about 1h 15 min away. Spend the 24th (Sun) exploring the stark beauty of Ikh Gazriin Chuluu Nature Reserve.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mandalgovi sightseeing tool .

Getting from Dalanzadgad to Mandalgovi by car takes about 4.5 hours. You will leave for Olgiy on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Mandalgovi

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Baga Gazriin Chuluu (Small Rock Formation)
Highlights from your plan
Ikh Gazriin Chuluu Nature Reserve ©
Ikh Gazriin Chuluu Nature Reserve

4
nights
Olgiy

Olgiy ©
Olgiy is known for nature, wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Altai Tavan Bogd National Park, get engrossed in the history at Aimag Museum, don't miss a visit to Central Mosque, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bulgan Mosque.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Olgiy journey maker website .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Mandalgovi to Olgiy in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Sat).

Things to do in Olgiy

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park ©
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park
Bulgan Mosque ©
Bulgan Mosque