Kharkhorin and Elsen Tasarkhai Tour (3 days)
Kharkhorin and Elsen Tasarkhai Tour
• Tour Code: ST01
• Destination: Ulaanbaatar, Tuv, Terelj
• Duration: 3 Days 2 Nights
• Length of trip: 480 km
• Tour Type: Private tour
• Best time to go: All time
• Price: from 390$

Kharkhorin and Elsen Tasarkhai Tour (3 days)

It is true that the Khustai National Park is the home to wild horses called Przewalski horses or "takhi" in Mongolian. However, Przewalski horses are not the only attraction of the Park. Because the Park occupies such a vast territory where there is an ample opportunity for various outdoor activities such as takhi and bird watching, hiking, horse riding, photo shooting and visiting ancient artifacts. Genghis Khan Statue is a unique chance to explore the best of Gorkhi-Terelj National Park that is the third largest protected area in the country and considered as one of the most beautiful places in Mongolia. Moreover, this trip includes a brief city tour, where you will learn a lot about food culture and cultural places. Explore all the best locations in Ulaanbaatar to make your trip to Mongolia as adventurous yet unforgettable as possible.See the most iconic scenes; Genghis Khan Statue, Gorkhi-Terelj national park, and spend a night in a Ger. One of the top experiences in Mongolia is staying in a ger. If you love the outdoors, you will fall head over heels for Mongolia. Everyone does. Hiking, horse trekking, camping, cow carriage, river crossing, traditional meals, and everything you will need to experience will be included in this tour.



Day 1. Ulaan Bator - Elsen tasarkhai sand dunes


After breakfast, short drive to Elsen tasarkhai magnificent sand dunes – surrounded by hills with willow trees, streams and bushes, appear as a small desert in the center of the country. This sand dune is 80km long and the widest part of the sand dune is 9-10 km.
The sand dunes are the perfect place for camel riding. We will discover this magnificent place on camelback. Overnight tourist camp. (L+D)

Day 2 Visit the site of Ancient capital


Travel to Kharkhorin, the symbolic ruins of the 13th century capital of the Mongol Empire. Visit Erdene-Zuu, the oldest monastery, with 108 stupas, built in 1586.Then visit the Kharkhorin museum and see the Great Mongol state period, Stone Age, Bronze Age, Ancient state period halls.Overnight in tourist camp by Orkhon River. (B+L+D)



Day 3. Hustai National Park – Ulaanbaatar


Early morning, after breakfast, we will drive back to Ulaanbaatar.On the way, we will visit Hustai National Park. This area is home to the Mongolian wild horse known as Przewalski horse (takhi) with a unique landscape that features mountain and steppe.Then we will take a short drive to see for wild horse Takhi.After to see the wild horses, we will take a 2hrs drive to Ulaanbaatar and arrive in the hotel at 6 pm




2 PAX - 580$

3-4 PAX - 520$

5-8 PAX - 480$

9-12 PAX - 440$



One free space for every 12 pax

Low season discount: 5-10% (May, September)

Please contact us for more trip details.



  • Hotels and Accommodation
  • English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, French, Germany, Dutch speaking guide at all times.
  • In the countryside all lodging will be in ger camps and nomadic family’s Ger.
  • Driver and car services
  • All meals
  • Park entrance fees
  • Horse and Camel ride
  • 1.5 liter of drinking water per day per person


  • Hotel extras, such as telephone calls, bar bills and laundry services
  • Travel insurance, medical insurance
  • Visa application fees
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses such as IDD call, internet, laundry, items of a personal nature
  • Gratuity to local guides and drivers
  • Airfare or train ticket
  • Airport taxes, excess baggage charges (over 44pound / 20kilo)
  • Changes of arrival/departure flights
  • Additional services
  • Any charges of major force beyond our control (e.g. imposition, quarantine restrictions, etc…)


Packing list

This is a suggested packing list, which you should feel free to adjust to suit your needs. Please refer to our travel guide for more detailed information

  • backpack or soft bag
  • day pack
  • head lamp/flashlight
  • spare batteries/bulb
  • personal medications
  • hiking boots/shoes
  • rain jacket with hood
  • fleece jacket or wool jumper
  • cotton t-shirts
  • long sleeve shirts


  • lightweight trousers
  • shorts
  • warm hat
  • socks
  • underwear
  • sun hat
  • sandals
  • sun glasses
  • sun cream
  • spare glasses
  • insect repellent


  • plastic bags
  • binoculars/camera
  • wet tissues
  • watch/ alarm clock
  • money belt/ pouch
  • insurance confirmation copy
  • emergency contact number