Khan Khentii: the Mongolian trails 2021
A journey that will give you the opportunity to know the exquisite culture of the Mongolian horses. The Mongolian “horsemans” are nomads, they live very far from any form of modernity, and none more than them depend on horses, which they allow to live in a semi-wild state in total autonomy. During this trip we will discover two different territories: the vast and barren steppe and the forested zone of the Khan Khentii area. A “nomadic” journey through several kilometers accompanied only by your horse. this si a once in a lifetime experience….
Shared guaranteed departure dates, minimum 1 person departing from Italy
PARTICIPANTS: MIN 2 MAX 10
Meeting with our correspondents at Chinggis Khaan International Airport and transfer to your hotel in the capital. Free dinner and overnight stay.
after having breakfast ,in the morning we will visit the famous Gandan monastery, a well-known Buddhist center. By public transport we will reach the starting point of our tour, a tented camp near the camp of some nomadic families. Picnic lunch and in the afternoon walk around the area to get familiar with your mountain before dinner and overnight at the nomad camp.
With a small caravan for the transport of luggage and tents we will get on the saddle and in these two days we will cross mainly desert areas of the steppe, meeting some nomads from time to time. On the second day we will see the forest and the territory of Khentii slowly appear, including the protected area of Khan Khentii and the Gorkhi Terelj National Park. In this area of Mongolia, the Siberian forest meets the desert steppe. Overnight stays in a typical yurt.
We will reach the Sharbulang Valley, after having covered mountain tracks from which we will enjoy a beautiful view. Here we will spend the next two nights, exploring the area during the day.
From where we are,we will take a step until we find ourselves in the highest part of the Tuul River Valley, near the highest peak of the Khentii Mountains. the view is totally breathtaking.
We will continue towards the Jalman plateau, famous for its myriad of wild flowers until we reach a semi-mobile field where we will spend this night and the next, exploring the surrounding area by day.
We'll return to town by means of transport. Check-in at the hotel and free time to visit the city independently. Farewell dinner at a local restaurant.
Breakfast and transfer to the international airport.
Tariff per person, starting from:
|From 15 June 2021 to 25 June 2021||€ 2,380||€ 480|
|From 30 June 2021 to 12 July 2021||€ 3,150||€ 480|
|From 21 July 2021 to 11 September 2021||€ 2,380||€ 480|
(B / L / D): B = breakfast; L = lunch; D = Dinner
Shared guaranteed departure dates, minimum 1 person departing from Italy:
Difficulty level: From ° to °°°°°
DURATION: 11 DAYS / 10 NIGHTS
DIFFICULTY: °°° (INTERMEDIATE)
ACCOMMODATION: Tented camp
EQUIPMENT: MONGOLIAN MONTURA
GAIT: FROM 5 TO 8 H PER DAY ON THE SADDLE. Often fast paces. Good control of the horse and good physical condition are required.
MINIMUM AGE : 12 years
MAXIMUM AGE : 75 years
MAXIMUM WEIGHT : 95 Kg
TYPE : Itinerant with semi-fixed tented camps. Camel caravan in tow.
Night 1 and 10 in Ulaanbaatar overnight in Bayangol Hotel (or similar) of medium category with private room facilities, TV and wi-fi.
Night from 2 to 7 in a mobile tented camp that will be set up every evening. A restaurant tent will also be set up in addition to that for showers and toilets. It is necessary to have your own sleeping bag, which is also suitable and any cold temperatures.
Night 8 and 9 in the semi-mobile field with camp beds and stove. Restaurant tent, showers and services.
Note: The itinerary described above is to be considered indicative. It may be subject to variations due to weather conditions or circumstances beyond our control. The departure on 30/06 includes a 12-night itinerary.
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