TMC06: 10 Days Private Ulaanbaatar Tour from Beijing

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Departure: Tuesday and Saturday from April 10th to November 10th.

Day 1 Arrival in Beijing
Upon arrival in Beijing International Airport, our guide will be waiting for you at the arrival hall with a warm welcome. Then we will escort you to the hotel with private transfer. The rest of the day is on your own to explore the city or have a rest at the hotel.

Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Accommodation: Pentahotel Beijing
Day 2 Beijing
Great Wall of China
After breakfast, we start our China and Mongolia tour in Beijing. We will first travel to the iconic Tiananmen Square, which is the largest city square in the world. Then walk to the Forbidden City, which is behind the square. It is also called the Palace Museum and it considered as the largest collection of modern Chinese history. Lunch is by your own arrangement. Following the morning activities, we will visit the Temple of Heaven, an aesthetic UNESCO World Heritage Site. After the day trip is completed, we will drive you back to your hotel.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 3 Beijing
This day we will escape the city. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel and drive for around 2 hours to reach a famous part of the Great Wall - Mutianyu Section, the wonder of the world. We will arrange the round way cable car for you to go up and down the wall. Lunch is not included. Our guide will give you some advice on lunch options. On the way back to downtown, we will drive by the Bird's Nest (Olympic National Stadium) and see its appearance at a distance. A visit to the local market will conclude today's China and Mongolia tour.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 4 Beijing
Our clients at Tiananmen Square
Our guide will meet you at your hotel in the morning and accompany you to the Summer Palace to appreciate its exquisite architecture and glorious history. Then we will head to the Lama Temple, namely Yonghe Lamasery, the largest and most perfectly preserved lamasery in the country. Lunch is left for your own arrangements. In the afternoon, we will have a classical Hutong tour with rickshaw to experience the authentic traditional local lifestyles.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 5 Beijing - Ulaanbaatar
Today, our guide will escort you to the railway station and take a soft sleeper train to extend your Mongolia tour from Beijing to Ulaanbaatar. The train leaves at 11:22. You will spend the rest of the day and the night on the train.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Accommodation: Overnight soft sleeper train
Day 6 Ulaanbaatar
After a 28 hours train journey, you will arrive in Ulaanbaatar in the afternoon. Our private guide will be waiting for you at Ulaanbaatar Railway Station and transfer you to the hotel. 

Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Accommodation: Ramada Ulaanbaatar City Center
Day 7 Ulaanbaatar
In the morning, we first drive to visit the 19th-century Gandan Monastery, literally the "Great Place of Complete Joy", which is the largest and most significant monastery in the country. Here we may have a chance to see the monks chanting. The next stop of today's Mongolia tour from Beijing is Sukhbaatar Square, officially called Chinggis Khaan Square, which is located in the center of the city. Afterwards, we visit the State Government House. After lunch, we visit National Museum of Mongolian History, displaying Mongolian history and culture. At the end of the day, we will take you to visit the local markets before returning to the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 8 Genghis Khan's Statue Complex - Terelj National Park
At 08:30am, we drive for around 1 hour to the picturesque Terelj National Park. En route, we will visit the majestic Genghis Khan's Statue Complex together with its bottom museum which displays Mongolian pottery, jewelry and weapons. Take a short drive to Terelj National Park and arrive in the Ger camp. 

After lunch, we will see the lifelike Turtle Rock and visit Ariyabal meditation temple. The temple is about 1 km from the gate and it is only accessible by walking. Cross the suspension bridge and climb up on 108 stairs to get to the top from where you can enjoy the breathtaking view overlooking the National Park. The Park itself impresses travelers on its beauty of forests, granite rocky hills, rocks with interesting shapes, rivers and green meadows. Here you have options of joining activities like trekking, hiking and horse riding if time permits. Before dinner, we will have a herder family visit to experience how local people have lived for centuries. We can taste Airag here, which is made of horse fermented milk. Stay overnight at a tourist Ger camp in the national park.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Terelj Lodge or Guru Ger camp
Day 9 Terelj National Park - Ulaanbaatar
In the morning at 10.30am, we drive back to Ulaanbaatar. After having lunch in the city, we'll visit the Winter Palace of the Bogd Khan, which used to be the winter dwelling of Bogd Khan, but now a museum. The last destination is Zaisan Memorial located on a hill south of the city, from where we can get panoramic views of Ulaanbaatar city. In the early evening, a lively "Wonders of Mongolia" folklore show will be arranged for you. It is performed by the renowned Tumen-Ekh ensemble, one of the most successful folk art groups to share traditional Mongolian music with the world, which has traveled to over 40 countries. After the show is completed, we will transfer you back to your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Ramada Ulaanbaatar City Center
Day 10 Departure from Ulaanbaatar
You are free to be at your leisure today until we transfer you to the airport or train station for your onward journey. Hope that you have had a pleasant China and Mongolia tour with us!

Meals: Breakfast
Tour Prices
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  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • Any parts of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
Price Includes
  • Train fare of Beijing/Ulaanbaatar
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels/Ger camps
  • Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles
  • Service of English speaking guides as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
  • 1 hour horse riding at Terelj National Park
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
Price Excludes
  • International flight into Beijing and out Ulaanbaatar
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels
  • Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Personal travel insurance
  • China and Mongolia Visa fees
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Questions & Answers
Asked by Magnus from SWEDEN | Nov. 27, 2019 18:23Reply
Hi, can I apply traveling from Sydney to Beijing with transit flights at Kunming Changshui airport?
Thereafter stopover in Beijing and flight to Helsinki, Finland
Answers (1)
Answered by Saul | Nov. 27, 2019 22:15

You are limited to 24 hours transit without visa in China because you have two stops.
Asked by Rob from AUSTRALIA | Mar. 26, 2019 19:29Reply
Hi, we are flying Perth (Australia) to Beijing via Singapore (transit stop, change plane).
After arrival in Beijing we stay 3 nights then travel to Tianjin to board cruise ship which travels to first stop Japan then to parts of Vietnam and finishes in Singapore. Will I qualify for the China 144hr transit without visa process ??
Answers (1)
Answered by CDKING from US | Mar. 27, 2019 05:16

That is good, what matters is entry and exit country are different.
This is considered Singapore > Beijing/Tianjin/Hebei TWOV zone > Japan
Asked by Bryan from CANADA | Jan. 13, 2019 02:46Reply
Toronto-Beijing and tour Beijing for 72 hours then flying to Singapore
I am travelling on a Canadian passport and the flight ticket to Singapore is separate and different airlines from Toronto to BJ. Do I qualify for the 144 hour visa-free transit?
Answers (1)
Answered by Paul from USA | Jan. 13, 2019 05:56

Yes separate tickets is ok. Make sure beijing is the only Chinese city you land in.
Asked by Erik from CAYMAN | Jan. 24, 2018 09:38Reply
How do I get from PEK to grand millennium hotel?
hotel at 7 Dongsanhuan Middle Road, Beijing, 100020, China. By subway
Answers (1)
Answered by Black from UK | Jan. 24, 2018 20:26

Take airport express and transfer to subway line 10 at Sanyuanqiao. Get off at Jintai Xizhao, you will see your hotel.
Asked by Ujang Tinggi from AUSTRALIA | May. 13, 2017 01:05Reply
Do I get a free 72 hr transit visa if I travel by train from Ulaarbaatar to Beijing?
My wife and I are planning to get train from Ulaarbaatar to Beijing, are we still eligible for free 72 transit visa? Your advice is greatly appreciated. Ujang Tinggi
Answers (1)
Answered by Samuel from USA | May. 15, 2017 02:41

No, you cannot get the 72 hour visa-free transit in Beijing if you travel by train. You need to apply for a visa in advance.
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