Besides from Mongolian beautiful landscapes, the main attraction of our country lies in its nomadic tradition and unique lifestyle. Today, about 850.000 nomads live in traditional lifestyle and understanding this gradually extincting culture is one of the mail goal of tourists. This tour gives good chance to stay 2 days with nomads and feel yourself as nomad. During these days you’ll spend time with them from morning till evening, learn their etiquette and engage in the daily chores, such as participating in cooking, making different kinds of dairy products, milking cows and sheep, herding the livestock with lasso on horseback.
Length: 1night / 2days
Tour starting: Everyday Tuesday
1 Everyday Friday
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- Category: Short Tours Mongolia
- Places to visit: Ulaanbaatar – Nomad community – Khustai NP – Ulaanbaatar
- Duration: 1night / 2days
- Activities: Learning Mongolian culture, horse riding, visit nomad family
- Covering distance: 220kms
Besides from Mongolian beautiful landscapes, the main attraction of our country lies in its nomadic traditional and unique lifestyle. Today, about 850.000 nomads live in traditional lifestyle and understanding this gradually extincting culture is one of the mail goal of tourists. This tour gives good chance to stay 2 days with nomads and feel yourself as nomad. During these days you spend time with them from morning till evening, learn their etiquette and engage in the daily chores. Such as participate in cooking, making different kinds of dairy products, milking cows and sheep, herding the livestock with lasso while horse back riding
Day 1 Visit to Nomad community
You will be picked up by your guide and driver from your location at 8 am. An hour drive towards south west of UlaanBaatar brings you to the mountain valley where the nomad family. They will welcome you with their unique traditional hospitality. They offer unconventional home-made special dairy products, Mongolian salty milk tea-Suuteitsai and Mongolian biscuit-Boortsog and so on. You can interact with nomad people and get more intimate with their nature hugging lifestyle. Horseback riding as optional. Explore the neighbourhood by trekking. You will enjoy the Mongolian traditional cuisine. In the evening you will be mentored with a lesson on “Shagai”, traditional game. You will enjoy the game of “Horse racing” by Shagai(ankle bone) with the family members. Stay overnight in Ger nearby the nomad family. LD
Day 2 Visit to Khustai National Park
After your nomad breakfast, you will continue your driving to Turkish historical monument Ungut, the ancient graveyard of 7th century and Khustai National Park, is encompassing an area of 50.620hectare is the habitat of resurrected wild Mongolian horses, popularly known as Takhi (Przewalski’s Horse). Explore the park to see the Takhi horses in the wilderness. We have a lunch in the Ger camp of Khustai National Park. There we will visit to information centre and get more information about the Takhi horse. In late afternoon we will head back to urban civilization. Transfer to your location. End of the service. BL
Tour starting: Everyday Tuesday
1 Everyday Friday
Price from: USD 350per person
Included: Meals, Transfers, Accommodation, English speaking guide
Note: Tour extension is available according to clients request. Booking is possible before departure day.
• We are happy to arrange your hotel and transfers in Ulaanbaatar, private car transportation to our destinations at discounted rate.
• International and domestic flight and train tickets would be arranged due to the clients’ requests and wishes with our pleasures.
• City sightseeing tours are offered as optional.
• Private departures are available on request.
We use different vehicles which will be depending on number of participants. Depending on season, you will enjoy and learn various way of nomadic life and experience. Composting toilet will be used. washing warm water will be provided in evening and morning during cold season. It is also available to have and taste traditional dairy products such as yogurt /Mongolian name is tarag/, dried milk curds /aaruul/, milk tea /suutei tsai/, fermented mare’s milk wine /airag/, sour cream /tsotsgii/ and cheese /byaslag/ when you visit to nomad herder families which can be depending on season.
Reasons to love this trip:
- Learning Mongolian culture and tradition
- Visiting nomad family and cultural sites
- Spotting Mongolian wildlife
Is this trip right for you?
- Professional staffs
- Nights in Mongolian traditional dwelling “Ger”, traditional foods
- Hospitable host family
- Less driving days
- Recommended for all age categories
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