An introduction to Mongolia Travel and Group Holidays with Wendy Wu Tours

MONGOLIA Overview

Time -Mongolia is 2 hours behind Australian EST

Language - The official national language is Mongolian. Kalmyk, Kazakh, Buriat and Mandarin are also widely spoken.

Entry Requirements - Passports must be valid for six months beyond the length of stay. Visas are required for Australian travellers, the price of which is already included in the fully inclusive price of all our group tours for Australian passport holders (providing all applications are received by Wendy Wu Tours within the required visa processing time frame).

ULAANBAATAR

Ulaanbaatar is the capital of Mongolia and is located on the Tuul River with a backdrop of the Khairkhan Mountains. This town is steadily developing into a modernised city, whilst still maintaining its old world traditional hospitality.

KHARKHORIN

Kharkhorin is Mongolia’s former capital and attracts many visitors for its intriguing history dating back to the 13th Century. Once the imperial capital ruled by Genghis Khan, Kharkhorin has one of the most ancient and impressive Buddhist monasteries in Mongolia, the Erdene Zuu Monastery.

GOBI DESERT

The Gobi Desert is home to many of Mongolia’s renowned landscapes and consists of the largest sand dunes within Mongolia at Khongoryn Els. Discover the scenery at Eagle Valley, which is covered in metre-thick ice for the greater part of the year.

KHOVSGOL

Khovsgol is a scenic area and is known for its wild mountains and alpine lakes. Lake Khovsgol is the deepest lake in Mongolia,
encircled by 2,000m-high mountains, and is named after the Turkish word meaning ‘lake of the blue waters’.

MONGOLIA Group Tours

Group Tour Name Prices From No of Days Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Mongolia and the Naadam Festival $9,629 24

MONGOLIA Short Stays

Private short stay packages for the independent traveller.

Short Stay Name Prices From No of Days Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Classic Gobi Short Stay 2,065 7
Mongolian Monks and Monasteries $3,840 12
Naadam Festival Short Stay 1,145 4
Terelj National Park 430 2
Ulaanbaatar City Stay 750 4
 

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