FLY TO OLGII WESTERN MONGOLIA

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OVERVIEW

Bayan-Ulgii aimag (province) is located in the West region of our country. It is bordered with Russia and China. 97% of the population is kazakh whereas the rest 3% are Mongolian minority groups, such as tuva, uriankhai and zakhchin. The aimag is well known for its tall mountains, various rivers, and small and big lakes. Many of the places are protected by the government and are counted as outstanding. It is rich for its wild animals and birds, which are usually not seen outside the aimag.

Lengh of the trip: 12 days

  • Day 1. Fly to Ulgy, our driver and tour assistant will pick you up from the Ulgi airport
  • Ulgy town, visit to museum and overnight
  • Day 2. Sagsai village
  • Day 3. Drive to Khurgan Lake –numerous archaeological sites- Mogoit valley
  • Day 4. Khoton Lake –Ulaan tolgoi and Aral tolgoi, sleep on the way with eagle hunter family
  • Day 5. Drive to Ulaan hus
  • Day 6. Drive to Altai Tavan Bogd and overnight behind Altai Tavan Bogd
  • Day 7. Hiking Altai Tavan Bogd and overnight in mountain side
  • Day 8. Continue hiking and back to car overnight behind Altai Tavan Bogd Mountain       
  • Day 9. Continue hiking and back to car overnight behind Altai Tavan Bogd Mountain
  • Day 10. Drive to Tsagaan nuur
  • Day 11. Drive back to Ulgi city overnight
  • Day 12. Fly back to UB

Included:

Driver and tour assistant: Reliable and professional driver and English-speaking local tour guide who also cooks will assist you to make your adventure tour around Mongolia in reality.

Accommodation: You usually stay in extra ger which is prepared by nomads, sometimes at ( selected days) tourist ger camp.

Food: You will have a lunch as original Mongolian food in the finest local restaurants on the way and the breakfast and dinner is cooked by the tour guide. Vegeterias are welcome. Drinks provide 1.5 liter of mineral water per day.

Fees: National Park and museum fees are included in the price of the tour.

Activities:You are able to ride a horse or camel and local guide will be your assistant for how to ride a horse or camel safety.

Vehicle type: Japanese jeep, or van )

Lengh of the trip: 8 days

  • Day 1. Fly to Ulgy , driver will pick you up and drive to Tsagaan nuur
  • Day 2. Drive to Altai Tavan Bogd Mountain camping overnight near the mountain
  • Day 3. Altai Tavan Bogd Mountain
  • Day 4. Continue hiking and back to car overnight behind Altai Tavan Bogd Mountain side
  • Day 5. Khoton lake ,
  • Day 6. Khurgan Lake
  • Day 7. Sagsai village eagle , hunter  family
  • Day 8. Fly back to Ulaanbaatar

Driver and tour assistant: Reliable and professional driver and English-speaking local tour guide who also cooks will assist you to make your adventure tour around Mongolia in reality.

Accommodation: You usually stay in extra ger which is prepared by nomads, sometimes at ( selected days) tourist ger camp.

Food: You will have a lunch as original Mongolian food in the finest local restaurants on the way and the breakfast and dinner is cooked by the tour guide. Vegeterias are welcome. Drinks provide 1.5 liter of mineral water per day.

Fees: National Park and museum fees are included in the price of the tour.

Activities:You are able to ride a horse or camel and local guide will be your assistant for how to ride a horse or camel safety.

Vehicle type: Japanese jeep, or Russian van

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FAQ

Below are the answers to some of the questions we get asked the most often, please have a look if your questions is already there, if not feel free to email us to [email protected][email protected]

1. When is the best time to come to Mongolia?

May to September is the best season, with the high season in July for the Naadam Festival. August and September are also suitable months of the year, our climate is such that you will still have many sunny days at this time.

2. Is Mongolia a safe destination?

Mongolia has one of the lowest crime rates in the world and people are known for their nomadic hospitality and kindness and they will make you feel very welcome. But when you are in the street of Ulaanbaatar city, you have to watch your bag and wallet unless there are many pickpockets around.

3. What should I bring with me?

Warm and thin layers of clothing, waterproof jacket, good walking boots, sandals and a hat and/or headscarf to protect you from the sun and winds. Don’t forget insect repellent, sun cream, lip-gloss and first aid kit (medicine for headache, cold, diarrhea, runny nose; bandages; any medicine prescribed for you ) and camera equipment. 

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