Explore the past and the present of the mighty Mongol empire, travelling from the southern steppes of Inner Mongolia to the Khanate’s capital of Karakorum.

Discover the extraordinary landscapes, warmly welcoming and unique culture of Mongolia, one of the world’s last travel frontiers. Explore the true heartland of the Khanate in the former capitals of Karakorum and Shangdu (Xanadu). Traverse the country to Ulgii in far western Mongolia, a town of Kazakh cultures and hunters with eagles, and see the contrast and relationship between traditional and modern in the capital of Ulaanbaatar.

Information available August/September 2019. Please click ‘Register Interest’ to receive further information when more details are available.


This tour is part of the World Art Tours program organised by the Art Gallery Society of NSW in partnership with Renaissance Tours.

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