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Travel Buddies

74 reviews
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
About Travel Buddies
Travel Buddies is a trusted local agency, based in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. We are a all-season personalized tour operator specially focused on tailor-made experiences just for you and your group visit. Since 2009, hundreds of happy guests returned from our trips. We offer all-season adventure tour packages including cultural, discovery, horseback riding, trekking, winter, festivals and tailor-made photography tours. The accommodation we use and our driver, guide and cook are carefully selected with care to make sure your travel experience is memorable. We are looking forward to travelling with you through Mongolia !
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2 Day Adventure of Mongolia - Private tour
Within two days, you will explore main nature reserve and national parks closest from Ulaanbaatar city. Opportunities of hiking, camel and horse riding as well as nomadic cultural immersion are included in the tour.
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$151.10 per adult
14 reviews
Spend the day beyond the urban streets of Ulaanbaatar on this private day trip to Terelj National Park. First, get an up close look at the largest equestrian statue on earth as you follow your guide to the iconic landmark in Genghis Khan Square. Next, travel into stunning landscapes as you learn about Mongolia's ancient history and explore one of the nation's most dynamic national parks. This popular tour option includes an English-speaking guide, driver, entrance fees, and comfortable transport.
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$76.00 per adult
Classic Discovery Tour of Mongolia including hot springs - 4 Day
Have you got only few days in Mongolia? No worry, spend minimum time in Ulaanbaatar city and spend more time in the beautiful nature of Mongolia. Meanwhile, see varieties of landscapes as much as possible with some activities like camel riding, sightseeing, bathing in natural hot springs and staying in traditional Ger camp etc. Also, don’t miss cultural sights to hospitable nomad families and museum and monasteries which provide the great insight of Mongolian culture and history. Traditional dishes will be offered.
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$499.00 per adult
3 Day Mongolia Getaway tour - Private tour
1 review
With this tour, you will discover a plenty of natural attractions and sightseeing as well as experience nomadic homestay. Make most out of your short stay to experience authentic Mongolia on this tour.
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$229.70 per adult
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My friends and I arrived in UB late at night but Zoloo and Baagii had been waiting to pick us up at the airport patiently. They greeted us with a big smile when they saw us which made us feel so much welcomed. The tour...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a wonderful trip back last year in July with TravelBuddies we decided to return to experience life with the nomadic herders during Springtime. Although it was the busiest time for them with new baby animals arriving every day, they were unbelievably accomodating and welcoming...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Daisy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a group going to Mongolia for holiday. I am the person contacted Travel Buddies. As our group plans, interests are not unified as one we have to make several changes to our customised tour. Travel Buddies was patient to listen to us and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent four days in Mongolia and used Travel Buddies to arrange my private tour. I found them incredibly responsive ahead of the trip with email responses within 24 hours. I told them what I was interested in seeing, and they arranged for me. I...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 5, 2019

Mongolia tour is suitable for family with children and teenagers. Although Winter is not the high season for traveling in Mongolia, as temperature ranges from as low as -15 to -35 degree Celsius, but with enough clothes, you could enjoy a less tourists jammed Mongolia,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Chou D
TravelBuddiesZol, Manager at Travel Buddies, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

Dear Dicky's family, Thank you very much for choosing Mongolia as a Christmas escape destination for 2018. December is a festive month for Mongolians but cold as you mentioned above. We really appreciate your advice and detailed information provided here for future travelers who consider...More

Reviewed November 13, 2018

What an amazing adventure! Travel buddies was professional and very organised. Zola and our driver were exceptional, caring and helpful. The country was incredible and mind blowing, people were friendly, scenery was jaw dropping and the experiences were fun and memorable. Loved everyday! Thanks Travel...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Peta P
zoljargal e, Owner at Travel Buddies, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Hello Peta, Nice to hear from you some time later our tour to the Gobi desert and Central Mongolia. Yes, our driver Amgaa and I are so grateful about your joy and memorable moments on our tour. Hope your Mongolia travel experience will last forever....More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

I was recommended Travel Buddies by a friend and could not have been happier booking my Mongolia tour with them. Zola was a dream and extremely patient helping us customise our itinerary. We were assigned a tour guide, cook and driver for our tour. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ted Takeshi D
zoljargal e, Owner at Travel Buddies, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Hello Ted, Thank you for sharing your great experience for Western Mongolia ; a home of eagle hunters and Orkhon valley ; Unesco heritage site. We are happy that you enjoyed our adventure tours to the authentic nomads in remote areas. You are your dad...More

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

This was my fourth trip with travel buddies. This time however, Zol arranged the eagle hunting Festival tour for 13 of my friends. She went above and beyond. The advantage of working with a smaller travel agency is the personalize service. Every single person is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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zoljargal e, Owner at Travel Buddies, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Hello Keira, Again great memories from our travel ! This time more adventures and bigger in size as a group of your 13 friends :) Can't believe it is already fourth trip with us. Time flies and we keep accumulating travel memories. Yes, we will...More

Reviewed October 17, 2018

Our trip with Zola of Travel Buddies is now one of my most favourite travel adventures. Our family of 4 thoroughly enjoyed every part of this exciting tour, the beautiful people and this suprising country. Zola is an admirable woman, full of grace and knowledge....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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zoljargal e, Owner at Travel Buddies, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Hello Melanie and your family, How grateful hearing from you and reading your review on our 15 days Mongolian adventure tour ! Yes, we remember our interesting conversations about everything while watching sunset in the Gobi Desert. Hahaha yes some pillows were filled with stone...More

Reviewed October 17, 2018

We had a fabulous time with Zola on our 10 days in Mongolia. She is very knowledgeable about her country and always willing to pass on information. Our drivers were also fabulous and made a positive impact on the group. We travelled long days but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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zoljargal e, Owner at Travel Buddies, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Hello Marilyn, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us and travelers here. Our two drivers Muugii and Tseba were pleased to hear from you ! Yes, they are funny and take a good care of the vans. I hope you will visit...More

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