➤Today we see Gandan Monastery, a Tibetan-style Buddhist Monastery. Its name means ”the big place of complete joy”. Nowadays, many hundreds of monks live there. It houses a 26,5-metres (87 feet) high statue of Megjid-Janraiseg. He is a bodhisattva, a sage who leads the men on the way of Truth.
➤We then take a tour to the National Museum of Mongolia, one of the leading national culture museums in Mongolia.
➤Transfer to the train station for the departure to Irkutsk
➤At night, the train will be crossing the Mongolian-Russian border. Please be patient, sometimes it can last for a while.