Terejl and Kustain (3 days)
Discovering Przewalski's Horses
THIS ITINERARY TAKES YOU ON THE GATEWAY TO KHENTII MOUNTAINS
Diversity of landscapes composed of a mosaic of steppe and forest. InThe Park of Terelj you can admire the strange shapes of the rocks carved by erosion, see the monumental statue of Gengis Khan.
Khustai National Park has successfully seen the reintroduction of Przewalski's horses, is home to 450 species of plants, 44 species of animals (red fox, Mongolian gazelle, red deer, grey wolf...) and more than 200 species of birds.The reserve includes both desert and mountainous areas. This national park is an example of preservation of one of the world's most threatened ecosystems: the steppe.
The area also offers you to explore historic monuments of Ungut and deer stone dated back Bronze age.
Due to the proximity of the capital, you will find many tourists and during the weekends the inhabitants of UB come to rest there.
Terelj & Khustai National Park Tour, short distance away from the capital, is an excellent extension to any trip whether you just want to see the unique settings of Terelj and Khustai, or enjoy quietness after a hard trek, or explore others areas of Mongolia.
This Terelj & Khustai National Park Tour can be arranged anytime of the year as the national parks have lodging facilities that operate all year around.
Best months for Terelj and Kustai Nuruu: May- september