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The Genghis Khan

Departing: Moscow, Russia - 14 days
Countries visited: Russia, Mongolia & China

Saddle up and ride the lands of Genghis Khan, discover Moscow's uber cool hangouts and have your senses bombarded in Beijing. Get ready for an epic jam-packed and vodka infused adventure across the Trans Mongolian and Trans Siberian Railways. Genghis Khan was known for covering vast distances at speed, now you can too!




Day 1 - Arrive Moscow -  Meet your group and honcho - let the adventure begin!
Day 2 - Moscow - Check out the Kremlin, pay a visit to Lenin or travel on the dazzling metro system. 
Day 3 - Moscow and evening departure for Ulaanbaatar - All aboard the Trans Siberian Railway!
Days 4-7 - Trans Siberian Railway -  Settle in to life on board. Enjoy plenty of time to relax, play cards and eat noodles.
Day 8 - Morning arrival in Ulaanbaatar - Get a great view of the town from the Zaisan Memorial or mingle with monks at the Gaandan Khiid Monastery. 
Day 9 - Head out to Terelj National Park and our ger camp - Relax in the fresh air and sample some nomadic delicacies.
Day 10 - Ger camp - Climb Turtle Rock or play some pool with the locals in the wilderness. 
Day 11 - Return to Ulaanbaatar for some final exploring in this fascinating city.
Day 12 - Morning departure for Beijing - Enjoy the final train journey and an impressive change of wheels at the border. 
Day 13 - Midday arrival into Beijing - Explore the hutongs and night markets. 
Day 14 - Finish in Beijing - Time to farewell your new friends. 


Visa support for pre-booked services

Services of Vodkatrain Honchos in Moscow, Ulaanbaatar, Terelj National Park and Beijing

Accommodation on a share basis (twin/triple or dorm rooms, private facilities not guaranteed)

Accommodation in traditional gers in Mongolia

4-berth train tickets Moscow - Ulaanbaatar - Beijing

All departure and arrival transfers en-route. Please note: Arrival transfer on Day 1 and departure transfer at the end of your itinerary are not included. Please see the ‘Extra Stuff’ section for details on booking these services.

Extra stuff

Linger a little longer. Pre and Post tour accommodation including visa support… stay as long as you like.

Get me to the airport on time. Take the hassle out of arriving and departing… splurge on a transfer.

Rail Packs. Explore China and Vietnam at your own pace with a collection of the best rail tickets, pre-booked for your travel pleasure.