Explorer tour

Experience Ulaanbaatar like a local as you follow your expert local guide through the city streets.  This tour to meet your needs and interests and feel what it's like to be a citizen in the largest city in the least-densely populated country on earth.

The tour guide was the best guide of my life. This says something because I’ve traveled to 75 countries.
— Charles M. 2016

Tour Info

PRICE: From $69.47 USD

DURATION: 5-hours

VOUCHER: Mobile voucher accepted


What To Expect

Ulaanbaatar Explorer Tour aims to provide an enthusiastic and authentic way to get-to-know Ulaanbaatar. After a hotel pickup, begin this 5-hour sightseeing tour all around Ulaanbaatar. Led by a local guide, you'll pass through the most iconic sights, neighborhoods, and unique places where tourist don't usually go.

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What You'll Do

Enjoy interesting conversation with stories and facts about the city. Your guide will pause for photo stops as you pass the quick attractions. Explorer tour is an excellent choice for those who wish to experience the real Ulaanbaatar City with their family and friends. 

Your 5-hour explorer tour and guided adventure in the City of Ulaanbaatar begins at the famous Gandantegchenling Monastery. Attend the ancient Buddhist morning rituals and see the biggest Buddha statue, Migjid Janraisig, in Central Asia. From there, you’ll travel all over Ulaanbaatar with narration from your guide that will illuminate the city’s rich history and the stories behind its iconic structures and wonders.

Travel down unique streets overlooking the two different developments of the city with its span of ger district and a modern city neighborhood. Visit the homes of Mongolian last kings and religious leaders, while appreciating the architectural beauty of the King’s Palace and Migjid Janraisig Sum. 

Our local professional guides have tons of historic knowledge, interesting stories, and good old humor. We also have some stops for amazing pictures opportunities to forever captures your adventure in Ulaanbaatar. Reserve your tour today.

Explorer tour ends at your hotel. We visit Gandantegchenling Monastery, Sukhbaatar Square, Genghis Khaan Square, Bogd Khan Palace Museum, National History Museum, Choijin Lama Temple Museum, Zanabazar Museum of Fine Art, Migjid Janraisig Sum, Gift & Speciality Shops, Bogd Khan Uul National Park, Sanjaasurengiin Zorig Statue, a popular lunch restaurant.

Key Details

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Children of 0-12 years old are free of charge

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

What's Included

  • Lunch

  • All activities

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges

  • Admission tickets

  • Local guide

Meeting Point

Location of your choice in the city. Please provide your hotel information when booking

Cancellation Policy

Easy Cancellation: Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund

A must do.
— Nette L.
Best-guided tour of 2016
— UB.LIFE (award winning lifestyle website)
Wonderful! What a great way to see Mongolia. Our kids loved every minute
— Jonathan L.