Over 10.5 hours and 1,120km, we travelled out of Mongolia and into Russian Siberia.
A day in Ulaanbaatar
Our new local new friend, Bolormaa took us around Ulaanbaatar, showing us the highlights as she shared her story with us.
Ger life in the Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
We spent the night in a ger in the Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, went horse riding and gorged on yak cream.
Border crossing: China to Mongolia by train
We took the Trans-Mongolian from Beijing to Ulaanbaatar, which included a three-hour bogie-changing adventure in the middle of the night.
How we planned our railway trip
Planning a trip that accommodated all our needs was no easy feat. Here’s how we worked it out how to get from Cambodia to the UK, mostly by train.