Deep into Lake Khuvsgul (6 days 5 nights)
This days journey covers many of the most popular spots in Mongolia. You will experience the extremes of our country.
In this "Land of Blue Skies", the basic elements of nomadic life and culture have changed little over the centuries. Horses remain at the heart of Mongol culture, shamanic traditions endure, and ancient Buddhist monasteries reflect venerable spiritual traditions. Travel this immense, silent land from the forested taiga and alpine Lake Khovsgol.
Day 1: Selenge
Your fantastic time spending in Mongolia will start at Selenge river. Enjoy free time in this scenic region and learn more about Mongolian nomadic culture. Relax in the stunning surroundings of the Selenge River. Nature lovers can hike to the volcanic crater at Uran Uul (Pot Mountain).
Overnight at the tourist ger camp.
Day 2, 3: Khatgal
Today we will leave Selenge river continue our journey to the largest, cleanest lake in Asia which is called Khuvsgul. For the next two days you will be able to do horse-ride, kayaking and visiting the Tsaatan, as it is called raindeer people.
Day 4: Murun Town
Today we will drive from Lake Khuvsgul to Murun town.
We will check in the Hotel in Murun town. In the afternoon we will be visiting the local black market.
Day 5: Amarbayasgalant Monastery
Your journey of the day will continue another 6 hours of driving to Amarbayasgalant Monastery. After arrival you will settle into tourist ger camp. Spend the balance of the day visiting the monastery by feet.
Day 6: Ulaanbaatar
Drive back to the capital for last minute sightseeing.
6 days/5 nights prices
Quotation based on solo travel: 1451 USD or 1272 EURO
Quotation based on 2 participants: 874 USD or 766 EURO per person
Quotation based on 3 participants: 682 USD or 598 EURO per person
Quotation based on 4 participants: 585 USD or 513 EURO per person
Quotation based on 5 participants: 528 USD or 463 EURO per person
Airport/train station pick up, drop off service, 4-wheel drive car, driver, english speaking guide (6 days), 5 nights’ accommodation: 2 tourist ger camp, 1 night local hotel stay, 1 night camping + 1 family guest ger (sleeping gear provided), all meals, horse/camel riding, entrance to museums, national parks and monasteries.
Accommodation/meals in Ulaanbaatar City, travel/health insurance, snacks, alcohol beverages and horse and camel riding to be arranged and paid for locally.
You need to have a good level of fitness and be in excellent health to take part in this trip. It's important that you are able to hike a long distance. You also need to be able to cope with varying temperature as we will be experiencing climates from warm days to cold nights. Travel days can also be long, rough and in cramped conditions. Also, if you have any special food diet, allergy etc don't forget to mention it on your application.
A couple of rules
Illegal drugs are strictly forbidden on our trips. Possessing or using drugs not only contravenes the laws of the country, but also puts the rest of the group at risk. Smoking marijuana and opium is a part of local culture in some parts of the world but is not acceptable for our travelers. Everyone has the right to feel safe and secure on their trip. We do not tolerate any form of sexual harassment, either between passengers or involving our leaders or local operators. Sexual relationships (consensual or otherwise) between a guide or driver and a passenger are unacceptable. If you ever feel another person is behaving inappropriately, please inform us immediately by contacting us.
Our Basic type of trips are designed for travelers who want exceptional experience, plenty of free time and having the flexibility to choose where and how their time and money is spent. By working plenty of free time into the itineraries and keeping many of the activities optional, we aim to make travel possible for those on even the slenderest of budgets. After all, why pay for an activity or excursion you wouldn’t otherwise be interested in?
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