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Golden eagle festival tour

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I'm enkh a tour guide from Mongolia .I and my friends will be happy to organize your trip in Mongolia. 

Golden Eagle Festival – one of the must see things in Mongolia
In every year, just as the winter hunting season is getting underway, golden eagle hunters gather from all over Bayan-Ulgii province (western Mongolia) to celebrate the fascinating tradition and to pit their Golden Eagles against all comers it is live tradition- Golden Eagle Festival.
Eagle hunting has been practiced in Central Asia for a thousands of years. Like traditional practices elsewhere in the world, hunting with eagle is on the verge of extinction, but Kazakh culture, in Mongolia the tradition is alive and well kept.
골든 이글(황금 독소리 )축제 - 몽골에서 꼭 봐야 하는 것들의 하나입니다. 매년 겨울 사냥 시즌이 다가오고있는 가운데 황금 독수리 사냥꾼들이 바얀 울기 지방 (몽골 서부)에서 모여 매혹적인 전통 축제를 경축합니다 . 독수리 사양는 수천 년 동안 중앙 아시아에서 시행되어 왔습니다. 독수리와 함께 사냥은 멸종 위기에 처해 있지만, 몽골에서는 카자흐 부족 문화 전통로 살아 있고 잘 보존되어 있습니다.

This year golden eagle festival  scheduled for 55-6th of October 2019.

duration:9days

Recommended activities:

watching the golden eagle festival, staying with Mongolian and Kazakh ,tuvan nomadic family, tasting Mongolian and Kazakh traditional cuisine, watching Mongolian and Kazakh national art performance, hiking around scenic nature, visit to tavan bogd national park, riding horses and camels, photographing,visiting temples and museums 

Day by day itinery

Day1 

Pick up at airport or train station . Defending your arrival time and sity tour or Mongolian national art performance.

Stay overnight at hotel 

Day2 

Breakfast at hotel.

Drive to airport then we will fly to Ulgii sity. 

Check hotel visit Ulgii's market 

Dinner with Kazakh national art performance 

Stay overnight at the hotel 

Day3 golden eagle festival

The Golden Eagle Festival  is an annual traditional festival held in Bayan-Ölgii aimag, Mongolia.[In the eagle festival, Kazakh eagle hunters celebrate their heritage and compete to catch small animals such as foxes and hares with specially trained golden eagles, showing off the skills both of the birds and their trainers. Prizes are awarded for speed, agility and accuracy, as well as for the best traditional Kazakh dress, and more.

The Eagle Festival is held during the first weekend in October, run by the Mongolian Eagle Hunter's Association. Dark, rocky mountainous terrain forms the backdrop to the festivities, which incorporate an opening ceremony, parade, cultural exhibitions, demonstrations and handcrafts in the centre of the town of Ölgii, followed by sporting activities and competitions 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) outside of town towards the mountains. Dressed in full eagle hunting regalia and mounted on groomed decorated horses, the entrants compete for the awards of Best Turned Out Eagle and Owner; Best Eagle at Hunting Prey and Best Eagle at Locating Its Owner from a Distance. Other sporting activities include horse racing, archery and the highly entertaining Bushkashi - goatskin tug of war on horseback

stay overnight at tourist camp 

Day4 golden eagle festival 

stay overnight at tourist camp 

Day5 

After breakfast drive to tolbo lake 

Tolbo lake
The high altitude freshwater lake Tolbo lies 45 km south from Ulgii city on the road to Khovd aimag. The historical significance of the lake is that it has been the venue of a major battle which saw communist Red Army forces united with Mongolian partisans against the White Army of Russia.  Also exact battlefield of Tolbo lake siege.

Day6 

drive back ulgii .

We will visit kazakh nomadic family who is eagle hunter. 

Stay overnight at ger camp 

Day7

today fly to Ulaanbaatar 

Then drive to terelj national park. 

Stay overnight at the tourist camp. 

Day8 

Terelj national park is considered one of the most scenic areas in all of Mongolia and is a short drive outside of the capital. It's a rather mountainous area with a beautiful river, forests and some interestingly shaped rocks. The beautiful, mostly unspoiled natural area is a popular place to go for a picnic or spend the weekend for Ulaanbaatar's residents. Due to its popularity, there are many tourist camps and activities inside the park.

after breakfast we will ride to horses. 

The we will visit to turtle rock and ariyabal meditation temple. 

After that we will drive to Chingis khaan statue complex. 

Then back to Ulaanbaatar. 

Stay overnight at hotel 

Day9 

today Defending your departure time sity tour and shopping for souvenirs and .

Drop off at airport or train station 

Price :1-2 person 1400$per person 

           3-4 people 1350$ per person 

           5 or more 1300$ per person 

Price includes 

English or Korean speaking guide 

Driver with a car 

Domestic flight tickets 

Entrance fees and tickets 

Accommodation during the trip 

Meals during the trip 

Mineral Water 

Horse and camel riding fees 

Price exclusive 

International flight tickets 

Personal expenses 

Insurance 

Alcohol drinks and snacks 

Have a great day 

Enkh and friends 

Number of days: 9
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
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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.