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Small-Group Horseback Riding Day Tour

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  • Small-group tour
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
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Small-Group Horseback Riding Day Tour
From US$85.00
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Small-Group Horseback Riding Day Tour
From US$85.00
Overview
Experience life like a nomad during this small group horseback riding tour in Terelj National Park. Travel two hours outside the capital city of Ulaanbaatar to the stunning rural landscapes and rolling hills of the Mongolian countryside. Follow a highly-qualified guide through the vast open space, then sit down for a traditional Mongolian meal that includes local beer, chums and meat. Tour is limited to four people to ensure a truly personal experience.
What to Expect
In a country with an equal number of horses to people, a quintessential activity in Mongolia is to go horseback riding through the stunning Mongolian landscape in a traditional nomadic setting. Perfectly situated a couple of hours drive from the City of Ulaanbaatar, Gorkhi-Terelj National Park is one of Mongolia’s most scenic and the country’s third largest protected area.
Your private English-speaking tour guide will meet you at the location of your choice in Ulaanbaatar at 8:50am. Your day will start with a brief city tour, followed by a car trip to Terelj, where the horseback riding will take place. Your thrilling horseback riding experience will be 3-hours long and led by a highly experienced trainer as well as your tour guide. Throughout the horseback riding tour, you will explore the beautiful and breathtaking landscapes of magnificent mountains in the backdrop with eternal blue skies.
This trip is a truly unique experience to step back in a time of a simpler way of life: the Mongolian Nomad. During the tour, you will explore the wilderness, Turtle Rock (gigantic eighty feet tall boulder in the shape of a turtle), Tuul River, and visit local households and nomad families for lunch. At the end of the horseback riding tour, you will enjoy a flavorful traditional Mongolian meal. After an eventful day, you will be returned back to the location of your choice in Ulaanbaatar where this adventure concludes.
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Reviews (27)
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Reviewed 8 October 2018
Very satisfied day trip

Tour guide picked up at the hotel on time and he can speak very good English. In additional to the horse riding, the trip includes visit Genghis Khan Equestrian Statue and lunch. The lunch is in a yurt of the horse family. It is very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael L
Reviewed 27 September 2018
A Snowy Last Day!

Even though it was cold and snowy for this excursion, we enjoyed it a lot. The monastery was quiet and peaceful. The horseman and his horses were wonderful and his daughter's food delicious. Adjusting our riding route so we'd be protected by the trees, it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 808Frenchies
Reviewed 13 September 2018
Great Day in Mongolia

My daughter and I had a great day. Guide spoke excellent English and was very personable. A herdsman brought the horses and took all of us out for a 2+ hour ride. I worked as a cowboy as a young man. When the herdsman found...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank raceaces
Reviewed 30 August 2018
Perfect to get a taste of Mongolia

I only had two days in Mongolia, and on this one day trip I felt like if I managed to see some of the country's beauty in just some hours. And what other way to see it then on a horses back! Our guide Tanja(?)...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrea N
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile
Amazing experiences in Summer

I had a great day to Terelj National Park, the view is amazing in the park as well as on the way there. Our tour guide is nice, fun and told us a lot of Mongolia histories. The horse riding was wonderful, I tried to...More

Thank Lindsayyuxx
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raceaces
31 August 2018|
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Response from 808Frenchies |
It was snowing! Pick up time was suppose to be at 8:50 a.m. but were about 20 minutes late. Late afternoon. In time for happy hour....
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SandiasMaryland
26 August 2018|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
Definitely, I had never ridden before and they went at exactly my pace. The ride isn't too long or far, if you don't want to go faster than walking speed then you won't
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eric s
18 May 2018|
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I had booked way ahead of time since only just went on Sept 21...good deal for what you get.
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