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Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours

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Gutal Company Bldg. 6th Floor, Suite 608 | Khan Uul District, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
+976 11 34 3074
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MUST DO: Horse backriding in Gorkhi - Terelj NP

As a solo traveler, I asked Keith to organize everything for me (Guesthouse in UB and horseback... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Tadeja7
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
An adventure I'll always love and remember

I have just completed the 8 day Gorkhi Terelj National Park horse riding expedition followed by the... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
NZMarie2017
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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Stone Horse Expeditions undertakes unique horse trips through pristine cultural and wilderness landscapes. 30+ years of wilderness expedition and guiding experience. Small group size (6 guests max.), high quality, eco-friendly 8,10 and 14 day horse trekking adventures through two of Mongolia's premier wilderness parks. "Train to Ger" 3 and 4 day herder family ger stay and multi-day Gobi Desert tours.
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Gutal Company Bldg. 6th Floor, Suite 608 | Khan Uul District, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

As a solo traveler, I asked Keith to organize everything for me (Guesthouse in UB and horseback riding in the park). Both, Keith and Sabine are very nice and they definitely know what they are doing, they have a lot of experiences and knowledge and...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Tadeja, it was a pleasure to be able to organize your trip and ride with you. We did have some varied weather during those few days. Stay in touch and I look forward to hearing about your climbing exploits. Great climbing country you come from...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

I have just completed the 8 day Gorkhi Terelj National Park horse riding expedition followed by the 6 day Gobi Desert Tour with a few days in Ulan Bator. What can I say, for me it was a trip I've been wanting to do for...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Marie, it was a pleasure having you with us for the October Gorkhi-Terelj NP Expedition horse ride. You did well and could easily do our more demanding rides. Contact me when you want to return for a longer trip, perhaps the Khentii Mountains 14 day...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We have just completed the 8 Day Gorkhi Terelj National Park Expedition which we understand was the coldest that the Stone Horse has experienced. The past Trip Advisor tributes to the Stone Horse team are effusive and so well justified. The help and kindness from...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Niel and Helen, thanks for the comments. It was a rather cold trip, but the chorus of wolves those last two nights very close by, was worth it. We're making things ready for you upcoming Gobi Camel ride with us in May 2018. See you...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Khan Khentii Expedition this September was by far the best I've ever experienced. It was planned perfectly, from the moment we stepped off the plane in Ulaanbaatar, till we said our farewells. We wove through the Gorkhi-Terelj National Park and Khan Khentii Strictly Protected...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Bianca, thanks for your comments. We try to do our best to make a great and safe trip. All of you on the ride were good riders, which makes traveling in such a group much easier. Really glad you enjoyed yourself. Come back soon.

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

I’ve just recently returned from the 12 day trek in the Khan Khentii mountains with Stone Horse and I am happy to write to you that my experience was excellent on every level. I certainly hope to travel with them again soon. Although I took...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Tjaden, yes, the horses are "gangster". I love each and everyone of them for their spirit and individual character. They know their jobs and seem to love being out in the wilderness as much as we do. And Wilderness! That's why we do these trips...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Right from the bat, these guys were very professional in their emails. When we got to Ulaanbaatar, Davaar was a friendly face who put us at ease on our way out the ger stay with Yadmaa and Davaserun. His knowledge of Mongolia is invaluable, and...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

So glad we could help you experience the real Mongolia for the short time you were here. We'll pass on your comments to Yadmaa and Davasuren to let them know you enjoyed the ger stay with their family.

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I have been on horse and hiking treks all over the world and my journey with Stone Horse Expeditions was one of the very best. Keith and Sabine are remarkable people--very committed to wilderness conservation and providing a safe and wonderful experience. Sabine is an...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Anne, thanks for your review. As users of the landscape we strongly feel a responsibility to work closely with park authorities in their conservation efforts and get our guests involved in this work as well. We're very glad you joined us and participated in this...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Having had hardly any riding experience prior to the trip and being a complete city girl, I was a little skeptical about whether I would enjoy a trip to Mongolia on Stone Horse's rigorous itinerary, but my strong wanderlust for the endless blue skies and...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for your comments. We do have horses that are well trained and suited to all levels of riders, but we do recommend that anyone thinking about riding in Mongolia, whether with Stone Horse or not, take some prior riding lessons and get to know...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

So, in the interests of full disclosure - this is my fourth time riding with Stone Horse. Hahahaha. I have now seen the Gorkhi-Terelj Park in all seasons, and the beauty of Mongolia continues to astound me each time. I have not seen such vivid...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

As always, nice to have your return to join another of our trips. You and the others that join you have greatly improved over the years and are now quite experienced with horses here in Mongolia. Look forward to our next trip together

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful experience with Stone Horse expeditions during all stages of my trip!Ganchimeg at the office answered all my email questions so promptly and helpfully during the planning process.I travelled solo on the Trans-Mongolian and Siberian train journey and opted for their 'train to Ger' trip...More

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Keith S, Owner at Stone Horse Expeditions & Travel - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for your comments, we'll let Yadmaa and Davasuren know, as well as Davaa. He does enjoy showing people around with the day tours he does. I'm glad you were able to meet with a shaman and experience that side of Mongolia. We do what...More

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Pomocub
25 October 2017|
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Response from Keith S | Property representative |
Just catching up with requests. Our horse riding tours are 10 days in the country with 8 days of riding. Our shortest ride is 8 days in country with 6 days of riding. We do these in the Gorkhi-Terelj National Park. For... More
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Gail K
12 August 2016|
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Response from Keith S | Property representative |
Gail, Sorry for the long delay. We've been out on the trail a lot. Unfortunately, we do not have any space left for the October trip. But you could join us for several days of day trips from our cabin area after the 20th of... More
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Cathy, We never felt unsafe in Mongolia although I would not consider the people to be very warm or approachable. I am sure that Stone Horse would accept a solo traveler like yourself and I would very strongly encourage... More
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