Hiking vacations and trekking holidays in the most remote and beautiful parts of Mongolia. Tour descriptions, information on travel to Mongolia, photographs and useful advice for anyone planning a walking holiday in Mongolia.
Our hiking vacation
in Western Mongolia is a wild and beautiful trek in the remote mountains of Uvs Province. We walk for 8 days through the valleys and over mountain pases in the National Park of Mounts Turgen and Kharkhiraa. The daily distance is 15 - 20km and the trek is suitable for anyone who is reasonably fit.
After a good breakfast the tents are packed up and everything loaded onto the camels. We set off, led by our local Mongolian guides on horseback. We aim to trek for about 3 hours before lunchtime, stopping for a break every now and again. After a picnic lunch we continue walking in the afternoon to reach the camping place, which is usually beside a river or lake.
Age range, type of group
The trek is suitable for anyone who is physically fit and enjoys wild camping. The age range of our participants varies from about 25 - 70 years old and includes single people, couples and friends.
Sleeping and meals
At the beginning and end of the tour we use a good hotel in the centre of Ulaanbaatar. During the trek we camp in tents, which are provided by us and are good quality expedition dome tents suitable for the weather conditions.
The trek is not suitable for young children.
The price for the scheduled tour in august is euros 2295 per peson. this includes all accommodation, transportation, return domestic flight from Ulaanbaatar to Western Mongolia, meals, pack camels, guide, interpretor, permit.
This trek is scheduled for 16 - 28 August 2009.
If requested we can run it as a private tailor-made tour on dates of your choice. the price will depend on how many people are in your group.
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