Travel to Mongolia, the Land of Genghis Khan stands out for its wild, majesticity steppes and the image of brave warriors living on the saddle. The Mongols’ national cultural traditions have retained great beauty over the years. More than 30% of Mongolians still live a nomadic life, they live a freedom lifestyle and extremely hospitable. You will fully experience the mysterious traditions, distinctive and appealing cuisine, unique flavors of nomads, stunning and exotic traditional costumes, especially, the typical free lifestyle of the nomads here.
Following are some frequently asked questions about Mongolia trip and Go Mongolia Tours will give you exact answer for your questions.
Do I need a Visa when travelling to Mongolia?
You will need a visa to enter or travel through Mongolia as a visitor. A Mongolian visit visa is usually valid for a stay of up to 30 days within six months from the date of issue. This information will adaptably change
Do I need a Vaccine Certification to entry Mongolia?
Mongolia fully opened its air borders to international travel from February 14, 2022. Mongolians and foreign nationals traveling to Mongolia are now Not required to be vaccinated against coronavirus infection (Covid-19), you’re not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or quarantine on arrival.
Is Mongolia Friendly to Tourists?
Mongolians are extremely friendly people and are very welcoming to foreigners, but it would still be nice of you to accept some of their local customs and rules for behavior. You can read for some mistakes to avoid in Mongolia in Go Mongolia Tours
Is Mongolia Safe for Foreigners?
Mongolia is a relatively safe country for foreigners. However, both street crime and violent crime are on the rise, especially in the larger towns and cities. So be careful when in public places
Is Mongolia Safe for Female Travellers?
Mongolia is a safe country for female travelers. People are very friendly in Mongolia and willing to help you at any time. Just follow your common sense in public places, avoid dark and deserted areas, walking alone at night and watch out for your belongings and your trip should go smoothly.
Can I use my Cell Phone with Internet connection in Mongolia?
For international tourists who will only be staying in Mongolia for a short period, we recommend you purchase a tourist SIM card. This is definitely the cheapest way to use your phone to access the web and make local calls, and fees for international calls are generally pretty low. If you are traveling on one of our tours, we can help you arrange and activate a prepaid SIM card for you before your arrival at your request.
Can I live with a Nomadic Family in a Ger Camp when Travelling?
Since you can customize your trip, you can definitely stay in a Ger camp whenever you want. Our tours also meet your requirement, there are a lot of our tours will give you chances to live in a Ger camp.
What Foreign Currency can I use in Mongolia?
There are no restrictions on foreign currency, however if you have USD$5000 (or equivalent) in cash, it will need to be declared.
What’s the Typical Weather and Seasons in Mongolia?
Mongolia has an extreme continental climate with long, cold winters and short summers in which most of the precipitation falls. This country’s days are sweltering and very cold at midnight, varying from 20-30 degrees. Located in a temperate climate zone, the climate of Mongolia is sharply continental.
However, there’re still 4 seasons in Mongolia: winter lasts from November to February, spring from March to mid-May, summer lasts from mid-May to late August, and autumn from September to September. the end of October. The cold period in the North can last for 1 month or more than 2 months in the Gobi desert area.
When should I Travel to Mongolia?
The best time to travel to Mongolia is usually from May to early October. July is considered an ideal time to visit Mongolia. The weather is cool, and pleasant, only hot when the sun is not obscured by clouds.
Is Mongolia Expensive to Travel?
Although the cost of life in Mongolia isn’t very elevated, it can be quite expensive to travel around. The budget you’ll need will depend entirely on your style of travelling. However, if you book one of our trips, it will be considerably less expensive; leave your information and our guide will give you the best offer.
Can I take my Pet with me When Travelling to Mongolia?
Pets can enter in the cabin, as checked baggage or air cargo. Upon entry to Mongolia you must register your pet with the Custom’s Veterinarian. All domestic dogs and cats must be free of evidence of disease communicable to humans when examined at the entry airport.
Mongolia Travel Budget, How much Spending Money do I need to Travel to Mongolia?
You should plan to spend around ₮71,036 ($21) per day on your vacation in Mong
olia, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors (information from past travellers). Leave your information to get updated prices and offers for your Mongolia tour.
What Transportations can Tourists use in Mongolia?
Buses are the main types of public transports in almost all cities. You can move quickly and comfortably between different regions of Mongolia with the help of air transport. Rail transport is also very popular. You can also move around with the help of ferries, boats and motorboats only on Lake Khubsugul. Alternative ways to move are camels and horses. They can also be rented, just like a car.
How is the Crime Rate in Mongolia?
Mongolia is one of the least crime-ridden countries to travel to. It has possibly the lowest crime rates in Asia, so there isn’t much to worry about as long as you take the basic precaution measures. Petty theft is Mongolia’s biggest problem when it comes to crime.
Should I go on Solo Travel to Mongolia?
We do not recommend you to travel alone to Mongolia if it’s your first time. Mongolia is a challenging country, not just because of the language barrier but because of the harsh climate. But, if you like a challenge and want to experience Mongolian culture then it’s definitely an interesting country to visit whether you travel here with a Mongolian travel tours company or independently.
What should I Bring for a Mongolia Trip?
Warm thin layers of clothing, waterproof jacket, good walking boots and sandals and a hat and headscarf to protect you from the sun and winds. Don’t forget insect repellent, sun cream, lip-gloss, water purifying tablets and first aid kit (medicine for headache, cold, diarrhea, runny nose; bandages; any medicine prescribed for you) all your camera equipment and binoculars and perhaps some snacks to eat between meal times.
Should I Travel to Mongolia with Kids?
Mongolia is perfect for traveling with little kids, the locals are very hospitable, and everyone here loves children. Some even say Mongolia was built for kids, we also provide variety of family tours to give your family best experiences in Mongolia.