This is 9-Day horse trekking travel package for travelers who have some experience of horse riding before. You will take guided tour of horse riding for 7 days including 1 day hiking up to mountain on glacier. During the entire trip, you will experience life of Kazakh nomads and eagle hunter, horse riding, homestay in a Kazakh felt Ger (Yurt), and driving in 4WD Russian Van, experience packing and carrying things on camels’ back. You will also see glacier, ancient rock painting petroglyph, livestock, different shaped mountains, and lakes, Meet Kazakh, Tuva and Mongolians. Exploring Kazakhs’ tradition, lifestyle, art (playing music and singing), Kazakh costumes and dish, people and children are never far away. We include some social activities to help vulnerable families, schools, dormitories, kindergartens, disabled children’s center, which we call “Giving Back or Volunteer work” as a small donation from you.

Day 1 – Arrival to Olgii town

Arrival to Bayan-Olgii in the morning. Have some tea at coffee shop. Visit town center, local museum, mosque, do some shopping. Lunch at restaurant. European, Kazakh, Turkish and Mongolian meals available. Dive to base camp where Kazakh nomads and eagle hunters live. Homestay Kazakh Gers. B/L/D

Day 2-6:  Horse trekking.

Each day we will trek about 15-25 km depending path difficulties through Tsengel village-Zagast Nuur-Shiveet Mountain-Glacier.  Safety Instructions of riding horses and general information of entire trek will be provided before adventure. Our 4WD Russian van will be joining for entire trip and additionally we will get camels to deliver our supplies for the distance where vehicle is not optional. It is fun very fun! Stay overnight in tents at different campsites. B/L/D

Day 7– Glacier and hiking

Today we will do hiking through Potatnin Glacier to Malchin Peack, which is one of five peak in Altai Tavan Bogd Mountain Range. Overnight stay in tent. (B/L/D)

Day 8 – Arriving in Olgii town

Riding and hiking is optional for you. We will take a half day to arrive back to our vehicle and drive back to town center. Homestay/house/hotel/Ger is optional. B/L/D

Day 9 – Departure

Season: June-September

Price: Individuals: 2500 $ / person

Group of 3-5:         2300 $ / person

Group of 6-10:         2000 $  / person

PRICE INCLUDES: Domestic flights, accommodation in UB and Olgii, camping gear, meals, guides, horses, camels, 4WD vehicle with experienced driver, pick up and transfer to airport, National Park fee, border permit and local taxes, volunteer work expenses.

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: International Airfare cost, travel insurance, visa fee, charges for excess baggage, individual equipment, alcoholic beverages and extra charges in local hotel, personal expenses, tips and gratuities.

Overview

This is 9-Day horse trekking travel package for travelers who have some experience of horse riding before. You will take guided tour of horse riding for 7 days including 1 day hiking up to mountain on glacier. During the entire trip, you will experience life of Kazakh nomads and eagle hunter, horse riding, homestay in a Kazakh felt Ger (Yurt), and driving in 4WD Russian Van, experience packing and carrying things on camels’ back. You will also see glacier, ancient rock painting petroglyph, livestock, different shaped mountains, and lakes, Meet Kazakh, Tuva and Mongolians. Exploring Kazakhs’ tradition, lifestyle, art (playing music and singing), Kazakh costumes and dish, people and children are never far away. We include some social activities to help vulnerable families, schools, dormitories, kindergartens, disabled children’s center, which we call “Giving Back or Volunteer work” as a small donation from you.

Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrival to Olgii town

Arrival to Bayan-Olgii in the morning. Have some tea at coffee shop. Visit town center, local museum, mosque, do some shopping. Lunch at restaurant. European, Kazakh, Turkish and Mongolian meals available. Dive to base camp where Kazakh nomads and eagle hunters live. Homestay Kazakh Gers. B/L/D

Day 2-6:  Horse trekking.

Each day we will trek about 15-25 km depending path difficulties through Tsengel village-Zagast Nuur-Shiveet Mountain-Glacier.  Safety Instructions of riding horses and general information of entire trek will be provided before adventure. Our 4WD Russian van will be joining for entire trip and additionally we will get camels to deliver our supplies for the distance where vehicle is not optional. It is fun very fun! Stay overnight in tents at different campsites. B/L/D

Day 7– Glacier and hiking

Today we will do hiking through Potatnin Glacier to Malchin Peack, which is one of five peak in Altai Tavan Bogd Mountain Range. Overnight stay in tent. (B/L/D)

Day 8 – Arriving in Olgii town

Riding and hiking is optional for you. We will take a half day to arrive back to our vehicle and drive back to town center. Homestay/house/hotel/Ger is optional. B/L/D

Day 9 – Departure

Price and Dates

Season: June-September

Price: Individuals: 2500 $ / person

Group of 3-5:         2300 $ / person

Group of 6-10:         2000 $  / person

PRICE INCLUDES: Domestic flights, accommodation in UB and Olgii, camping gear, meals, guides, horses, camels, 4WD vehicle with experienced driver, pick up and transfer to airport, National Park fee, border permit and local taxes, volunteer work expenses.

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: International Airfare cost, travel insurance, visa fee, charges for excess baggage, individual equipment, alcoholic beverages and extra charges in local hotel, personal expenses, tips and gratuities.

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