2022, August 3 – 14
“Altaï mountains are one of the best walks in Mongolia and even one of the best in the entire world”.
Traveling through this spectacular landscape gives you the opportunity to interact with local nomadic families
and experience their unique a culture that has been preserved in this remarkable and isolated part of the world.
This trip will bring you to the magnificent Altai Tavan Bogd National Park. This region is home to snow-capped mountains, glacial valleys, forests, rivers, petroglyph sites, and lakes, where they create a majestic setting.
Altai Tavan Bogd (Holy Five Peaks)
The name “Altai” means “Golden Mountain’ in Mongolian. It is one of the last untouched wildernesses on Earth.
This large mountain system is located in the extreme southwest of Mongolia has borders with China and Russia.
Altai Tavan Bogd (Holy Five Peaks) has five high peaks, the highest peak at 4374 meters, that are connected with
each other by three large glaciers. The largest glacier is the Potanin Glacier, which is 17 km long.
The Biluut Petroglyph Complex
Between the high peaks of the Mongolian Altai, you can find the Ancient Glaciers and Petroglyph sites. These unique rock paintings are inscribed on the UNESCO world heritage list. There are three sites, where these ancient rock paintings can be found. One of the sites is Tsagaan Salaa’s rock paintings which are cover 15 square kilometers. We can see about 10000 paintings on the rocks that scatter the southern part of the white river, ”Tsagaan Gol”. This important collection of pictograms dates back to a large period going from the Paleolithic to Bronze Age.
Travel Schedule & Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Day 02: Flight to Ulgii City and drive to the Altai 5 Bogd National Park
Day 03: Hiking, exploring through the Biluut-iin semi-desert of White River
Day 04: resting, journaling and exploring the nomadic life, herding yaks.
Day 05: hiking and reaching to the Altai 5 Peak, ritual take the place
Day 06: resting, journaling and exploring the nomadic life, herding yaks.
Day 07: Drive to Withe Salaa Vallei
Day 08: Hiking through the semi-desert of White Salaa Vallei
Day 09: Hiking through the semi-desert of White Salaa Vallei
Day 10: resting, journaling and exploring the nomadic life, herding yaks.
Day 11: Drive back to Ulgii City and flight back to Ulaanbaatar City
Day 12: Departure
Price: €2950 – Max 12 participants
Duration: 12 days, 11 nights
Registration will be until 01 Aug 2022.
Apply for a visa: firstname.lastname@example.org
-an invitation for a visa to Mongolia.
–transfers during the trip
–2-night hotel (for before we go to the Altai and come back from the Altai)
-9 days’ food (only vegetarian food will be offered, but for those who would like to have gluten-free or meat can be arranged)
-9 days’ accommodation (yurts, bed, mosquito net, shower, flushing toilet)
– International flight
– visa to Mongolia- € 80
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