Winter travel in Mongolia will leave you with wonderful and unique memories of your trip. On this trip, you will experience local culture and adventures. Enjoy Central Asia’s unique nomadic culture which has developed in harmony with the natural landscape and social environment since prehistoric times. There are a variety of historic sites and ruins, including monuments, monasteries of interest within this cultural landscape. You will also have the opportunity to celebrate Lunar New Year with a nomadic family.
| Khustai – National Park
|| Horse riding
|Kharkhorin, Ancient Capital City|| Camel riding
| Erdene Zuu, Monastery
||Nomadic family ger stay|
| Khogno Khan Mountain
|| Historical sites
| Semi-Gobi Desert
|| Cultural Experiences
As a Mongolian company we prefer to support Nomadic families financially, and help support their livelihoods. We are sure this resonates with our travellers who enjoy engaging with their culture on The Steppe. It is therefore our preference to stay with these families if they have an extra Ger. As well as directly supporting local herders, you can experience this rich traditional way of life first hand.
Tour departure times can be flexible, however, 8 am on the morning of departure is recommended. The driver and guide can pick you up from the airport, train station, or your accommodation to suit your requirements.
|Total people in Group||Cost per Person|
|1 person||US$ 1150|
|2 people||US$ 650|
|3 people||US$ 550|
|4 people||US$ 450|
|5 people||US$ 400|
|6 people||US$ 370|
You are welcome to choose your own dates to travel. If you want to join a tour with other travellers, please see below Dates & Availability!
|wdt_ID||Start Date||End Date||Availability||Tour Price p/p|
After an early 7am breakfast, the tour begins at 8am with the drive out of Ulaanbaatar. The first stop will be Hustai National Park. The park is home to the successfully reintroduced Przewalski or “Takhi” Horse. There are some of the last truly wild horses in the world. Picnic lunch in the Hustai mountain.
Your final destination for the day will be the wild rocky mountain, where you will stay in a local family ger and enjoy dinner. Khogno Khan Natural Reserve is a beautiful series of rocky hills that rise above the otherwise flat landscape and sand dunes. You can visit the ruins of the Uvgun Khiid monastery, which was destroyed in 1937 in the Stalin Purges, and even spot a snow leopard if you are lucky. Camel riding in the sunset will finish your day in the steppe in unique style.
Spend the day adventuring by the mountain, riding a camel through the sand dunes and horses into the wild rocky mountain, as well as visiting Uvgun Khiid temple. Depending on the weather, a 2km hike in this mountain range is highly recommended. Spend the rest of day the with the nomadic family learn more about their culture, including assisting with herding livestock.
After breakfast, we begin the 90km drive to next destination of Khar Khorin, the local town that was once the ancient capital of the Mongol Empire built by Chinggis Khan in the 13th century. Visit the magnificent Erdene Zuu monastery, Khar Khorin museum, as well as some of the rock monuments in the town. Lunch in a local café. After big day of exploring the town and its incredible history, enjoy dinner at a local family home
A big day starts at 9am with a hearty breakfast and the journey to Ogii Lake. Ogii Lake is a freshwater lake 1,387 meters above sea level and covers an area of 27 square km. The lake abounds in various types of fish and birds, which creates incredible natural beauty. Enjoy walking and emersing yourself in the beauty of the lake. Enjoy dinner at a local family ger.
On the way back to Ulaanbaatar, we will visit Khar Bukhiin Balgas, a fortress that was inhabited by the Kitan Dynasty from 917 to 1120. Then we return to Ulaanbaatar with nothing but fond memories, enjoying a picnic lunch on the way and one last day in the wild!
Best tour in Mongolia!!!
Thanks for providing us a great tour in Mongolia. The tour was in great planning with lots of activities to let us have great experience to be one of the Mongolian in these 7 days.
Special thanks to our guide, Bunny and our driver, Oogii. Without them, the trip may not be that successful and cannot be ran smoothly.
Best Trip with Best Guide and Driver
At the Meg’s guesthouse, the room was very comfortable with breakfast served.
Bunny (Bujin) was our tour guide and Ogi was our driver. Bunny was very very very friendly and we made good friendship with her. She introduced the culture of Mongolia and brought us to local restaurants to enjoy the food there. She was a happy guide and always chat with us and make sure we were satisfied with the tour. We love her so much! Ogi was also a friendly driver that brought us from places to places. It was a perfect trip with them.
We joined the 5 days spring and winter culture tour and one day trip to the terej national park and chinggis khan statue. We visited local ger which they provided nice and warm living place. It was an unforgettable experience to watch the stars and galaxy above the sky and ride horse and camels.
We strongly recommend tourists to choose Meg’s.
Bunny and Ogi made our trip perfect !
Mongolia is a great country to visit there are a lot to explore. Our guide Bunny and our driver Ogi did a perfect job to make our trip wonderful and full of great memories, would definitely visit again and explore more with them !
Best Trip Ever With Locals
Enjoyed the trip in Mongolia with my best brothers, Bunny and Ogi, who are the local guide and driver during 28 April and 4 May. They are very passionate, professional and helpful! All of us enjoy the trip so much with the true Mongolia experience with Nomadic families, tremendous natural views, awesome animals, delicious traditional Mongolian food in restaurant or prepared by Bunny, as well as the camel and horse riding. Never expect to have such a wonderful local experience! Strongly recommend for every tourist to join their tours.
The best trip I’ve ever been on!
I visited this guesthouse and went on a 6 day tour with Gamba as a driver and Bunny as our tour guide. It was simply amazing. Gamba was an excellent driver and Bunny was absolutely outstanding.Bunny went out of her way to please us in every way, she has perfect English, she’s bursting with local knowledge, taught us Mongolian words and gave us a deep insight to Mongolian culture. NOTHING was ever a problem, she was an excellent cook and so so FRIENDLY! Would highly recommend this trip, I can’t count the amount of times I laughed until my belly hurt I would especially recommend Bunny as a tour guide!