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Mongolia - Special Hiking & Horse Riding Tour

Why you'll love this tour ...

  • The unique opportunity to combine two outdoor activities: hiking and horseback riding.
  • An itinerary where you will ride or hike every day in a new environment.
  • Our own saddles, studied to suit both the Mongolian horse and the Western rider.
  • 100% financial guarantee for your tour in Mongolia.

Dates and Rates

From To  Rate /pers.   
05/05/2018 17/05/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
12/05/2018 24/05/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
19/05/2018 31/05/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
26/05/2018 07/06/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
02/06/2018 14/06/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
09/06/2018 21/06/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
21/07/2018 02/08/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
28/07/2018 09/08/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
04/08/2018 16/08/2018 1535 € CONFIRMED
01/09/2018 13/09/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
08/09/2018 20/09/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.
15/09/2018 27/09/2018 1535 € min 2 pers.

* Naadam Festival: stay 1 extra day at the end of the tour and visit the Naadam Festival, including 1 night at Dream Hotel + a guide for the whole group + grouped transfers (no lunch, no dinner, no entry fees included).

  • 130 €/person in double room
  • 170 €/person in single room


Groups of 2 or 3 riders: + 250 € / pers.
Applies to the 3 first riders booked. When the 4th rider is booked the supplement is refunded for all riders.


+ 60 € / pers. (2 nights in Ulan Bator only).
This single room supplement applies if you want a single room in Ulan Bator.
No single supplement is due if you are OK to share your room with another person (same gender) even if we do not find another person willing to share.



Day 1: Meeting at the arrival lobby of Ulan Bator Airport at 10:30 (please book a flight arriving before 10:05am).
If you are already in Ulan Bator, the meeting point is in the lobby of the hotel at 14:00.
Day 13: Transfer to Ulan Bator airport on time for flights departing after 07:10am.

Please wait for our written agreement on your flight schedule before buying your tickets.


Tour and visits as described, hiking and horseback rides as described, full board from dinner of day 1 to breakfast of day 13 except 1 dinner, English speaking translator, Russian 4x4 with driver, a cook per group, nomadic equestrian guide, financial guarantee of your deposits.



International flights, 1 dinner, drinks except water, tea and coffee, personal expenses, booking fee (15 €/person), travel insurance, visa if necessary.

Tour itinerary

This adventure tour in Mongolia combines hiking and horseback riding!

After 5 days hiking through the mountains of Khangai spend 4 days on horseback  in the Orkhon Valley.

This balanced adventure tour  gives the opportunity for beginning horse riders to experiment their first gallops in the steppes of Mongolia ...

Day 1: Ulan Bator

Welcome to Mongolia!

Your English speaking translator is waiting for you at Ulan Bator airport at 10:30 (arrival of Turkish Airlines flight).

No lunch included.

Visit of Gandantegchinlin Monastery and the National Museum of Mongolian History.

Dinner downtown and overnight at Dream hotel or similar (2* - twin or triple room).


Day 2: Ulan Bator - Hogno Han Park (Bayan Gobi)

Breakfast and drive to Khogno Khan Park.

Picnic lunch en route.

First short hike to the Ovgon Khiid Monastery and in the Elsentasarhaï sand dunes.

Dinner and overnight in tents in the wilderness, with mattress and shower tent.


Day 3: Hogno Han - Tsenkher Hot Springs

After breakfast, drive to the Tsenkher Hot Springs.

Picnic lunch en route.

We enjoy a relaxing bath in the hot springs.

Overnight in yurt camp (2-4 people per yurt in individual beds, shower and toilet in a separate building).


Days 4, 5, 6 and 7: Hiking in the Khangai Mountains

These four days are spent hiking through the Khangai Mountains, that we will cross towards Southwest.

From the hills surrounding Tsenkher we reach the peaks that dominate the Orkhon Valley to over 2400 m.

We discover Tovkhon Monastery, one of the most sacred places of Mongolia, nestled high in the mountains.

We then descend through larch forests to the Orkhon Valley and its famous waterfalls.

Every day we hike between 4 and 6 hours in a gentle mountain terrain.

The nights are spent in tents in the wilderness, with mattress.

Dinner and overnight in tents.

Our 4x4 vehicle joins the group each night with camping equipment.

On the evening of day 7, we drive to the yurt of a nomadic family. This is the opportunity to discover the unique lifestyle of Mongolian nomads.

Night in a guest yurt close to the family yurt.


Days 8, 9, 10 and 11: Horse riding in the Orkhon Valley

These four days are spent trekking on horseback through the famous Orkhon Valley.

Every day, we ride between 4 and 5 hours depending on the riding ability of the group, and therefore the pace of the ride (the slower you ride, the longer you stay in the saddle!).

The vehicle meets us for the picnic lunch (nothing to carry on horseback), then in the evening to set up camp.

The first three nights are spent in tents in the wilderness, with mattress and shower tent.

The last evening, we arrive at Karakorum.

Overnight in yurt camp in Karakorum (2-4 people per yurt, in single beds, shower and toilet in a separate building). 


Day 12: Karakorum - Ulan Bator

Breakfast and visit of the Erdene Zuu Monastery.

Departure to Ulan Bator where we arrive in the afternoon.

Picnic lunch.

In the late afternoon, you will attend a show with traditional dances, music and songs from Mongolia, especially the amazing Khoomei.

No dinner included, to let you choose among the varied dining opportunities offered by Ulan Bator.

Night at Dream hotel or similar (2* - twin or triple room).


Day 13 - Ulan Bator

Breakfast and transfer to airport on time for flights departing after 07:10am.

Practical Information


Day 1: Meeting at the arrival lobby of Ulan Bator Airport at 10:30 (please book a flight arriving before 10:05am).
If you are already in Ulan Bator, the meeting point is in the lobby of the hotel at 14:00.
Day 13: Transfer to Ulan Bator airport on time for flights departing after 07:10am.


Language: English speaking translator.

Group size: 2-10 persons.


This is an adventure tour:

  • 7 nights camping
  • 2 nights in yurt camps
  • 1 night in a yurt with a nomadic family
  • 2 nights in a 2* hotel in Ulaanbaatar.

More information about accommodation during our tours in Mongolia ...

Hiking and Equestrian Ability

This tour has been specially created for fit travellers, who usually hike and are novice riders.

We advise to take a few horse riding lessons before leaving, in order to be able to control your horse and enjoy you ride during the tour.

> More about required equestrian ability

Tour Reviews

Your travel expert - Claire

"A very successful tour for sporting travellers who want to experience their first gallops with the nomads."


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Our office in Mongolia

Mongolia Travel & Tours
/ Randocheval Mongolie LLC

8 toot, 33 bair, Erkhuugiin gudamj
7r khoroo, Sukhbaatar duureg
Ulaanbaatar, MONGOLIA

Our office in France

Randocheval Mongolie
2 place Charles de Gaulle
38200 Vienne
+33 437 02 2000 (Monday to Saturday)

IMPORTANT - Flights in Mongolia

Be aware that very few airlines go to Mongolia, flights are therefore quickly fully booked, especially between June and September. Book at least 6 months in advance to have the best air fares.
If your luggage has been delayed, the airlines do NOT deliver it in Mongolia, they keep it available in Ulan Bator. If your tour has already started, and you are already in the Orkhon Valley for example, it can be very expensive to deliver it.
We can do it for you at extra cost:
- 50 € for a delivery inside Ulan Bator
- 100 € for a delivery in Hustai
- 200 € for a delivery in Khogno Khan
- 300 € for a delivery in Karakorum, the Orkhon Valley or Arkhangai
- 400 € for a delivery at Lake Khövsgöl or in the Gobi Desert
This cost includes the driver & the vehicle for 1 or 2 days depending on the distance + fuel for the vehicule for the round trip + meals and accommodation for the driver if the roundtrip is more than 1 day.
If your flight is late, the same rates apply if you need a private transfer.