Mongolia’s unspoiled nature is the best place to have safe and fun trekking.
Altai Mountain Trekking
Tour length: 13 nights and 14 days.
Tour description: The feature of this tour is to introduce western Mongolian life and environment, as well to learn Kazakh people culture and life. Guests challenge serious trekking in valleys and Mountain Ranges of Mongol Altai.
Day 1 Ulaanbaatar city tour
Arrive in Ulaanbaatar. On arrival, you are welcomed by a representative from Enjoy Mongolia Travel and are transferred to your hotel. City sightseeing tour including a visit Central square, where all central departments including Government house and Chinggis khaan’s statue situated on. Visit to Gandantegchilen monastery. Panoramic view of Ulaanbaatar city is available from the Zaisan Hill War Memorial. Next to the memorial, there is a Buddha garden and statue. Overnight in a hotel.
Day 2 Flight to Ulgii city, Western Mongolia
Early morning we fly to Ulgii city, Bayn-Ulgii province. Visit to local museum and drive to the west of Ulgii. Camping and sleep in tents.
Day 3 Altai Tavan Bogd National National Park
Drive further and we will arrive at Shiveet Hairhan Mountain, in Altai Tavanbogd National Park, where numerous Tuvan people live. Shiveet Hairhan is holy for them, so there is no hunting, and usually possible to see a lot of Altai Ibex in the early morning. Camping and sleep in tents.
Day 4 Altai Tavan Bogd
With the support of camels, we will trek for 16km to the base camp area at the edge of the Potanina glacier. We will camp and set up our tents here. Tavanbogd means "The Holy Five" referring to the peaks of Huiten (4374m the highest), Naran, Ulgii, Burged and Nairamdal. Sleep here at tent.
Day 5 Climb to Malchin Mountain
After breakfast, Climb to snow capped Malchin Mountain (4021 m the highest). After returned to the base camp we can explore the glacier area. Overnight in tents.
Day 6-7 Altai Tavan Bogd
Trek back on the other side of the Tsaagan River (White River) to Shiveet Hairhan Mountain, where the
Tuva people live. Here we will now be able to view the biggest petrolgyphs from the period of the Huns.
Day 8-9 Across Altai Mountains
We will allocate two days to cross the Altai Mountains range which is a total of 32km. You will be able to see remote and spectacular country from 3600m high. Today we will cross very near the peak of Tsaagan Hairhan Uul. This is the habitat of the Snow Leopard and its prey species the Siberian Ibex, as well as the rare Altai Snowcock. Camping. We will stay one more night in the same place and make day hike in Bear Valley.
Day 10-11 Drive back to Ulgii
Drive down through steppe valley along the river that drains from the Altai Tavanbogd massif creating a series of beautiful lakes. In this area, there will still be some Kazakh herdsmen to visit. Their yurts are a bonanza on handicrafts, and they are very friendly and hospitable people. Overnight in ger camp.
Day 12 Flight to Ulaanbaatar
After breakfast will have a flight back to Ulaanbaatar. You may choose an optional city tour where you will be taken to souvenir and cashmere shops before enjoying an evening concert of National Folklore. In the evening we will talk about the Altai trek during a farewell dinner. Overnight in hotel.
Day 13 Visit to Chinggis Statue Complex
Drive to Chinggis Khaan’s Statue Complex. Evening folk art concert. Overnight in hotel.
Day 14 Departure
With its vast steppes and green valleys, Mongolia is a heaven for horse riders.
Horse Riding Adventure Tour
Key destination: Orkhon Valley cultural heritage, Terkhiin Tsagaan lake NP, Khorgo dormant volcano.
Tour length: 13 nights/ 14 days
Tour description: Khorgo-Terkhiin Tsagaan lake NP is the biggest travel destination in Mongolia. On the way of travelling to the destination, we visit to many beautiful natural sceneries and historical places. Orkhon valley cultural heritage including many ancient cultural exhibits is also included in this program.
Day 1 Ulaanbaatar city tour
Arrival in Ulaanbaatar. On arrival, you are welcomed by Enjoy Mongolia’s representative and are transferred to your hotel. City sightseeing tour including a visit Central square, where all central departments including Government house and Chinggis khaan’s statue situated on. The next things to see will be Mongolian National Museum (or please choose from the other museums). On to Goyo cashmere shopping centre and the Zaisan Hill War Memorial to get bearings with a panoramic view of the whole city. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2 Kharakhorum city
We will leave early from Ulaanbaatar to Khogno Tarni Monastery, Elsen tasarkhai sand dunes, and the ancient Mongolian capital city Kharakhorum. We will stay in a tourist camp or will camp on the bank of Orkhin river.
Day 3 Tsetserleg town
After breakfast we will visit to Erdenezuu Monastery and turtle rock. Drive to Tsetserleg town. Stay in a hotel and visit to the Museum of Arkhangai aimag. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 4 Khorgo-Terkhiin Tsagaan Lake NP
Drive to Taikhar rock which contains a lot of ancient inscriptions. Drive towards Chuluut river, beautiful canyon and Khorgo-Terkhiin Tsagaan Lake National Park. We will stay a horse riding camp.
Day 5 Horse riding
After breakfast, our horseback trip will start. The tour will start from and go along the shore of the Terkhiin Tsagaan lake until we reach its head where head where “Man” rock can be seen. Will camp on the south shore of Khuduu lake. Today we will ride for 28 km.
Day 6 Horse riding
The tour will continue along the north Terkh river and go around the Bayasgalan mountain where we will pass the Bayasgalan rural subdistrict. We will camp there for night (33 km).
Day 7 Horse riding
We will go up the valley of the south Terkh river and pass Khangai sum, go along the north Ekh (Mother) river and arrive at the Noyon Khangai hot springs where you can have a well earned rest (34 km).
Day 8 Horse riding
Return the way we came and on to Jargalant mountain where we will camp (32 km)
Day 9 Horse riding
Climb over the Jargalant mountain and stop for lunch around the Khunt (swam) and Noot lakes. Then on past the Tsagaan Nuur rural subdistrict and arrive at the Tsagaan Lake where we will spend the night (33 km)
Day 10 Horse riding
Go along the shore of the Terkhiin tsagaan lake and arrive to the Tariat sum (31 km)
Day 11 Drive back
Drive back to Tetserleg town. We will stay a hotel, free time.
Day 12 Ogii Lake National Park
Drive to Ogii Lake National Park which holds a lot of fish and birds. We will camp on the shore of Ogii Lake.
Day 13 Ulaanbaatar city
Drive towards UB. Stay a hotel. Have a dinner restaurant and see Mongolian national performance. Overnight the hotel.
Day 14 Departure
Departure from UB
Enjoy cultural adventure event in Mongolia. Eagle hunting is a vivid experience of cultural adventure.
Golden Eagle Festival Tour
Key destination: Western Mongolia, Bayan-Ulgii province, Kazakh people, eagle hunters, horse riding, Kazakh culture
Tour length: 7 nights and 8 days.
Tour description: Golden Eagle Festival is held annually in the western region. Kazakh eagle hunters celebrate their heritage and compete to catch small animals with specially trained golden eagles, showing off the skills both of the birds and their trainers.
2nd Oct Ulaanbaatar city tour
Arrival in Ulaanbaatar. On arrival, you are welcomed by a representative from Enjoy Mongolia Travel and are transferred to your hotel. City sightseeing tour including a visit Central square, where all central departments including Government house and Chinggis khaan’s statue situated on. Visit to Gandantegchilen monastery. Visit to Zaisan Hill War Memorial. Next to the memorial, there is a Buddha garden and statue. Overnight in a hotel.
3rd Oct Flight to Ulgii and Drive to Eagle-hunter’s place
Transfer to the airport and flight to Ulgii city. Visit to Local museum and explore the town. Drive to Eagle-hunter’s place. Meet the eagle-hunter and his magnificent bird. Stay with the family.
4th to 5th Oct Go to Festival with Eagle-hunters on horseback
Riding Mongolian horse, you go side by side with eagle-hunter to hunt fox, rabbit, and may be wolf. So you have chance to have part in this unique hunting of Altai Kazakh people. Enjoy remote mountain country. You can try to hold the golden eagle on your hand and in photo.
6th -7th Oct Golden Eagle Festival
Meet the Kazakh Eagle-hunters. Rodeo of eagle-hunting. We will have a good opportunity to see these magnificent birds close. Many interesting events will be held for photographers and adventurers. Eagle-hunters from around regions gather to test their finely trained birds in singular contests of speed and agility in these few days. During the festival we also see some Kazakh Traditional Horse Games like “BushKushi” (Try to take out from each other the goat skin on horseback),”Kiss woman on horseback”, ”Pick up coins from the land on horseback” and others. In the evening we enjoy to have the Kazakh Concert with some traditional songs and music.
8th Oct Flight to UB
Transfer to the airport and fly to Ulaanbaatar.
9th Oct Departure