Altai Mixed Tour, Western Mongolia, 7 Days

Altai Mixed Tour


Altai Tavan Bogd National Park is the highest spot of mongolia and borders with Russia and China. The landscape view from the top is beautiful and climate condition is very extreme, which means 4 seasons of year can be seen in a one day. We will climb to Malchin peak, where we will be able to see glaciers and beautiful views of other mountain peaks. Furthermore, we will be visiting local nomadic families in valley, which is near to Khoton lake, and fascinating waterfall e.t.c.

Full Itinerary


Day 1-Arrive in Olgii and Drive to Ranger station.


Fly to Olgii about 2-3 hours and we will be waiting for you at the airport. After breakfast in our restaurant, we will head to Ranger station about 5-6 hours. While heading to west you will see a lot of high mountain ranges, cross rivers and enjoy the landscape. Overnight in ger camp.

Mountain View

Day 2Ride to Base Camp and see Glaciers.
After breakfast we will ride to base camp of Altai Tavan Bogd mountains about 17 km, where we will see glaciers.
Altai Tavan Bogd is the highest mountains in Mongolia. It means holy five, like human’s five fingers. There are different 5 peaks and highest peak is the Khuiten is 4374 meter and Malchin is 4054 meter. There are 3 big glaciers, which are the Potanina, Aleksandre, Grane e.t.c and largest of them Potanina is 20km long, 5km wide.
After see the area will take some rest and have our lunch then will ride back to ranger station. Overnight in ger camp.

Day 3-Drive to Khoton Lake.


Will start a drive toward Khoton lakes area about 5-6 hours and get to see some ancient dear stones and burial mounds along the way. We will keep driving until the Khton lake and spend a night such a wonderful area, shore of Khoton lake.

Day 4-Petroglyphs and Visit local nomadic family.


After breakfast, we will drive to ancient rock carving mountains.
There are 3000-4000 years old bronze age petroglyps generally show ancient people lifestyle like horse riding people, animals, deer, cow, dog and any others.
After see this historycal mountains, we will drive to visit loacal nomadic Kazakh family. Overnight in ger camp.

Day 5-Waterfall and Eagle Hunter.


In the morning, we will take a drive to Ikh turgen mountains and 2-3 km trekking to amazing waterfall. This great waterfall comes from snowcapped mountain and located below Ikh turgen mountains. There will be amazing chances to shoot photos of waterfall and lanscape view. After the waterfall, visit eagle hunter family and there will be great chances to shoot photos of amazing bird then drive back to the family. We will have Kazakhs people traditional food “Bes-Barmak” for our dinner. Overnight in ger camp.

Day 6-Drive back to Olgii.


Drive back to Olgii approximately 5-6 hours. Overnight in ger camp in Olgii.

Mountain View

Day 7-Fly back to Ulaanbaatar.


We will take you to airport and you will fly out of Olgii. End of the trip.

Price Includes


  • Ger Camps, Tents & Camping Equipments
  • All transportation in destination location
  • Fuel for all vehicles during the whole trip
  • English speaking local guides for the whole trip
  • All food, during the trip and at restaurants in Olgii
  • All cooking and camping gears
  • Horse Rangers With Pack Camels & Horses
  • Visit Eagle Hunter’s Family
  • Military Permit & National Park Fees

Price Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Domestic return tickets between UB and Olgii
  • Hotels & Meals In Ulaanbaatar
  • Travel Insurance
  • Alcoholic Drinks
  • Personal Needs

What To Bring

  • Watch, Alarm Clock, Torch Flashlight & Spare Batteries
  • Insect Repellent, Phrase Book
  • Sunscreen, Lip Balm, Sunhat & Sunglasses
  • 2 Strong Plastic Garbage Bags For Laundry & In Case
  • Of Rain
  • Refillable Water Bottle
  • Warm Clothes - When Travelling In Cooler Climates
  • Wind & Waterproof Jacket
  • Comfortable & Sturdy Walking Shoes With Good
  • Walking Socks

 

Number of days: 7
Covered regions:
Central Mongolia
Gobi Desert
Western Mongolia
Northern Mongolia
Eastern Mongolia
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Transport: SUV 4x4
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
Private tours
Cultural tours
Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
Wildlife tours
Highlight tours
Photo tours
Hiking tours
Horseback riding tours
Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Other
Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.