Tava Bogd National Park and Eagle Hunting. 7 Days

Trek one of the last untouched wilderness areas of Asia, the Altai Mountains Range expands from Russia into Kazakhstan, Mongolia and China. The Altai Mountains Range is Mongolia's oldest and highest mountains range. Eternal snow capped mountains and glaciers, narrow rivers, broad valleys offer an unique opportunity for adventure travelers to experience unspoiled natural beauties of Mongol Altai Mountains. This place is home to a diverse fauna, different habitats, steppes and Alpine vegetation.

Day 1. Fly Ulaanbaatar to Ulgii & Tavan Bogd Massive

Fly from Ulaanbaatar to Ulgii about 3 hours. At the Ulgii airport, you will meet our team and start your journey though sandy mountains of Ulaanhus Village towards Tavan Bogd Massive Ranger Station.

Overnight in a tent (B+L+D)

 

Day 2. Trek towards base camp

After breakfast, you will start trekking towards Base Camp. It is time to experience scenic view of  Majestic Altai Mountains, crystal clear streams and surrounding wild nature. Camels will be loaded with travel gears. You will be gradually ascending towards Holly Five Peaks of Tavan Bogd Mountains.

Overnight in a tent (B+L+D)  

 

Day 3. Today you will climb to Malchin Peak

Early in the morning you will start to climb Malchin Peak. It is non technical climbing; however, you should be careful because of rocky and slippery terrain. Once you are on the top of Malchin Peak, you will be on the conjunction of Mongol Altai, Russian Altai, Chinese Altai Mountains. Enjoy the view because no you are on the roof of all Mongolia.

Overnight in a tent (B+L+D)

 

Day 4. Trek back to Ranger Station

After breakfast, tents will be assembled and camels will be loaded with travel gears. You start trekking back to Ranger Station and start driving to an Eagle Hunter’s home. You will arrive there in the evening. Take traditional meal then rest.

Overnight in a tent (B+L+D)

 

 

Day 5. Go to the steppe with an Eagle Hunter

Today is the big day of hunting with an eagle. You will go to the steppe, mountains accompaning the Eagle hunter. You will look for rabbits and foxes. You will experience hunting skills of locals and explore the landscape.

 

Overnight in a tent (B+L+D) 

 

Day 6. Drive to Ulgii

Today you will drive to Ulgii and explore the city. Go to the local bazaar, the black market. Visit handcrafts shops.

Stay at the hotel.

 

Day 7. Fly back to Ulaanbaatar

After having lifetime experience in the Mongol Altai Regions, Western Mongolia.

Early in the morning, you will be transferred to airport and fly back to Ulaanbaatar. 

 

Tour Includes

·         An English speaking guide

·         Meals (B+L+D)

·         Cook

·         Transportation ( 4x4 Russian Van+Driver+Fuel)

·         Airport pick up and drop off services

·         National Park Fee

·         Border Permits

·         Tour crew ( Camel+Horse+Camelman)

·         Accommodation ( Tents+Family stay+Hotel)

·         Hunting with an Eagle

 

Tour Doesn’t Inculde

·         International and Domestic flights

·         Visa

 

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
What to bring: Sleeping Bag
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
Private tours
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Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
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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.