FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

When is the best time to travel to Mongolia?

From May to September is the best time to travel to Mongolia, the peak month is in July due to Naadam Festival. Best time to visit Gobi desert is June to September.

How do I get to Mongolia?

Mongolia is a land locked country, between China and Russia. Most ideal and convenient way is by direct flights, through Tokyo, Seoul, Berlin, Beijing, or Moscow. We can help you book a cheap flight, please fill out this inquiry form with your requirements (we get back to you within 2 business days)

Do I need a visa to travel to Mongolia?

Countries that granted visa-free entry for Mongolia:

  • Belarus (up to 90 days)
  • Brazil (up to 90 days)
  • Hong Kong (up to 14 days)
  • Israel (up to 30 days)
  • Kazakhstan (up to 90 days)
  • Kyrgyzstan (up to 90 days)
  • Cuba (up to 30 days)
  • Macau (up to 90 days)
  • Malaysia (up to 30 days)
  • Singapore (up to 14 days)
  • Ukraine (up to 90 days)
  • Philippines (up to 21 days)
  • China (up to 30 days)
  • Turkey (up to 30 days)
  • Laos (up to 30 days)
  • Thailand (up to 30 days)
  • Serbia (up to 90 days)
  • Russia (up to 30 days)

IF your country is not on the list above, you can apply for a visa from the Mongolian embassy in your country. If there is no Mongolian embassy in your country, you can obtain 1 month visa once you arrive at the airport.
We can help you obtain your visa once you book with us, please fill out this inquiry form with your requirements (we get back to you within 2 business days)

What should I bring with me?

Warm clothes, water proof jacket, light walking boots, and a hat. We recommend you to bring a first aid kit with your medicines (such as allergy, cold, headache, diarrhea…), also insect repellent, and sun block.

Where can I exchange my money?

All the banks in Mongolia accepts US dollars (in a good condition “new” with no tears). Local currency is, TUGRIK 1USD=2462 (July 2018)

What kind of plugs are used in Mongolia?

The standard voltage in Mongolia is 220V. Most sockets in Mongolia are European standard electrical socket types. It is a good idea to bring your fork adapter/converter.

Is Mongolia a safe destination?

Mongolia has one of the lowest crime rates in the world. Mongolian people are known for their nomadic hospitality and they will make you feel very welcome.