This is well planned Golden Eagle Festival tour where you have an opportunity to explore the gorgeous Altai Mountains and discover ancient petroglyphs which belong to Bronze Age. Visit Nomadic Tuvan tribe who have own language and Shamanism belief. Stay at Nomadic Kazakh eagle hunter’s family and enjoy the hospitality of nomadic people. This tour gives you breathtaking views of Altai Mountain and explore the ancient traditions of nomadic people in this remote corner of the world. Please come and enjoy a unique experience with us!
This is a scheduled group tour, but you are always welcome to plan your ideal western Mongolia tour with us!
Also, you can arrive in Olgii couple days ahead and you will not pay an extra payment to stay at our guest house. And we always happy to keep you busy and show you the main attractions of the town.
Oct 2nd. Wednesday- DAY 1. Arrive in Olgii. The Bayan-Olgii province is famous for the gorgeous Altai Mountains and nomadic eagle hunter’s. Also in our province, you can meet small ethnic groups as Tuvan and Kazakh people. At the airport, you will be welcomed by our expedition team. Driver, guide and cook. Drive to Altai Tavan Bogd national park. In south entrance of NP lives Tuvan people who have own language and religion Shamanism. Stay overnight with family.
Oct 3rd.Thursday- DAY 2. Horseback day. Today you have the opportunity to ride a horse like Mongolian herder. And visit Sacred Mountain. Tuvan people pray for this Mountain and regularly do their Shamanistic rituals in this Mountain. Also, this is UNESCO World heritage since 2010. Afternoon drive to Sagsai village and visit nomadic eagle hunter’s family. Enjoy the hospitality of Kazakh people.
Oct 4th .Friday -DAY 3. Explore more about nomadic culture. Real eagle hunting. The beginning of October is a good season for hunting. Today you have the opportunity to enjoy real hunting with our eagle hunter. Also by horseback. Enjoy breathtaking Altai mountains. And hope you can see hoe special trained eagle will catch fox or rabbit. Stay overnight at eagle hunter’s family.
Oct 5th .Saturday -DAY 4 After breakfast we will head to Annual Eagle festival. This is the biggest eagle festival in the world. We will set up a kitchen tent where you can have warm up and have coffee or tea anytime. Also, lunch will be served. Stay overnight at our guest house.
Oct 6th .Sunday -DAY 5 Second day of Eagle Festival. Our English speaking tour guide will explain about our traditional horse games. Farewell dinner at the restaurant with all of our guest. Thank you for coming! Stay overnight at guesthouse.
Oct 7th. Departure
Tour Price Included:
- All accommodation during the trip /Tent, Ger, Hotel/
- All transportation /+Fuel/
- English speaking tour guide
- Expedition cook
- Local camel herder
- Camping equipment
- Stay at eagle hunter’s family
- Eat & Drink
- National Park permits and fees
Tour Price Excluded
- Arrival to Olgii
- Personal needs
- Alcohol drinks
- Travel insurance
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.
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.