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Chinggis Khaan Historical journey 7 days

Follow the trails of the Great Chinggis Khaan (aka Genghis Khan) to the eastern part of Mongolia. We will reach, see and explore the birthplace of Temuujin the son of Yesukhei Baatar to where he is titled the Chinggis Khaan under the Eternal Blue Sky. Chinggis Khaan founded the Mongol Empire in 1206 and he was born and raised by the Onon River in Khan Khentii Mountains, north-eastern part of Mongolia. Chinggis Khaan is the creator of the modern world and named the man of the Millenium.   

Western Mongolia 15 Days

Beautiful places of Khangai mountain's to the amazing lakes of the Great Lakes depression with the Gobi touches are the most magnificent and unforgettable journey one can take in Mongolia.  The most carefully planned itinerary to western Mongolia will leave you speechless after finishing this epic journey.  We have chosen the best attractions and the most hassle-free routes.  Beautiful places of Khangai mountain's to the amazing lakes of the Great Lakes depression with the Gobi touches are the most magnificent and unforgettable journey one can take in Mongolia.  Many different ethnic groups of Mongolian people, with their welcoming attitude and great cultures, will make a new you. The well-preserved wildlife and untouched landscapes will make your jaw dropped for every day of the trip.

The Golden Eagle Festival 2019 12 Days

Mongolian nomadic Kazakh people are the last eagle hunters/huntresses of the world. They are the last Kazakh people who preserved the centuries-old tradition to the present. They use the golden eagle to hunt foxes, rabbits and sometimes wolves in Altai Tavan Bogd mountains, the westernmost mountains of Mongolia. All of the eagle hunters are nomads. And they gather together in the first weekend of October every year, to showcase the skills of their eagles and have some festive games called Tiyn Teru and Kokpar. The Eagle Festival is the best event to experience the only, well preserved traditional Kazakh people on earth. The Golden Eagle Festival 2019 will take place in Ulgii town, Bayan-Ulgii province, Mongolia on 5-6th of October. For the festival The Great Mongolian Adventures team created and organizing the most comfortable and adventurous travel vacation, the one can experience magnificent Mongolia with all the highlighted destinations from the capital Ulaanbaatar city to the Altai mountains.   Following is the best adventurous itinerary created for travelers who prefer a comfortable travel style. Comfortable jeeps, best accommodations, best destinations, and everyday activities are the greatest features of our journey to experience the Golden Eagle Festival 2019.  

Western Mongolia 10 Days

Beautiful places of Khangai mountain's to the beautiful lakes of the Great Lakes depression with the Gobi touches are the most magnificent and unforgettable journey one can take in Mongolia.  The most carefully planned itinerary to western Mongolia will leave you speechless after finishing this epic journey.  We have chosen the best attractions and the most hassle-free routes.  Beautiful places of Khangai mountain's to the amazing lakes of the Great Lakes depression with the Gobi touches are the most magnificent and unforgettable journey one can take in Mongolia.  Many different ethnic groups of Mongolian people, with their welcoming attitude and great cultures, will make a new you. Well preserved wildlife, and untouched landscapes will make your jaw dropped for these 10 days. 

Naadam Festival 2019 with Gobi 13 days

Experience the state Naadam festival up close and personal. Visit the wonderful Gobi's highlighted places with your incredible Naadam energy. Simply, you can't ask for more ultimate yet comfortable experience than this 13 days trip. NAADAM Mongolian Traditional Festival The Mongolian Naadam has known also as Eriin Gurvan Naadam (or Three Manly Games). Has a long history and been celebrated with respects among Mongolian ethnic groups for centuries. Mongolian Naadam is inseparably connected to the nomadic civilization of the Mongols, who have long practised pastoralism on Central Asia's vast steppe. Oral traditions, performing arts, national cuisine, craftsmanship, and cultural forms such as the long song, Khuumei overtone singing, Bie Biyelgee dance and Morin khuur fiddle also feature prominently during Naadam. The Mongolian Naadam is a national festival consisting of three sporting games of Wrestling, Horse race, and Archery, each of them has unique features of folk ritual, oral traditions, folk performing arts, social practices, traditional knowledge, and craftsmanship. Mongolians follow special rituals and practices inherited from ancient times while they wear unique costumes, use distinctive attires and gears, and sing special praise songs and rhymes. Moreover, winning wrestlers, archers and racehorses are praised with praise songs and rewarded special titles. Mongolian Naadam was originated among Mongols and it is confined to the Mongolian nationality. Thus, Mongolian traditional festival is very unique and doesn’t exist in other nations and ethnic people. Wrestling: During Naadam there are more than 1000 wrestlers compete every year. There are 9 rounds of matches in Naadam, only winning wrestlers will compete in the next round. From the fourth round winning wrestlers starting to earn titles, starting from Hawk - Falcon - Elephant - Garuda and Lion to Champion. The champion title requires winning at least 2 years of Naadam festival. Wrestlers will try to make the competitor fall on the ground with his elbows, knees or buttocks touch to the ground. They practice strength, techniques, tricks, and tactics. Wrestling requires special customs including a hat, zodog( or shirt without front side), shuudag (or shorts) and Boots. Every ritual, wrestlers info and traditions will be explained by our guide. Archery: Mongolian traditional archery is Extremely ancient heritage. Bows and arrows were used originally as hunting implements, later military weapons and more recently as kind of a sport. More than a thousand archers will compete at Naadam, to shoot targets from 75 metres (Men) women from 65 metres.  Who won the Naadam will award the title of Mergen (or Sharp sited). Mongolian traditional Bows are made from birch as the main part lined with horn stripes. Horse racing: Rituals and traditions of organizing horse race competition during Naadam have unique features and orders. Horse trainers choose potential racehorses among horse herds. Train with techniques and tactics every day for a year. Horses have age-specific categories, such as stallions, adults, 4 years old,  3 years old,  2 years old and 1-year-old, that they race in different distance categories. The horse race has distant ritual oral heritage as urology praising the winning horse's Racehorse title singing.  

Khuvsgul Shaman Experience 10 days

Khuvsgul Lake is located in the northwest of Mongolia near the border to Russia, at the foot of the eastern Sayan Mountains. It is 1,645 m above sea level, 136 km long and 262 m deep. It is the second-most voluminous freshwater lake in Asia and holds almost 70% of Mongolia's fresh water and 0.4% of all the freshwater in the world. Its watershed is relatively small, and it only has small tributaries. It gets drained at the south end by the Egiin Gol, which connects to the Selenge and ultimately into Lake Baikal. In between, the water travels a distance of more than 1,000 km, and a height difference of 1,169 m, although the line-of-sight distance is only about 200 km. Its location in northern Mongolia helps form the southern border of the great Siberian taiga forest, of which the dominant tree is the Siberian Larch. The lake is surrounded by several mountain ranges. The highest mountain is the Burenkhaan / Munkh Saridag (3,492 m), which has its peak north of the lake exactly on the Russian-Mongolian border. The surface of the lake freezes over completely in winter. It's inhabited by nine species of fish including the Siberian grayling, sturgeon and the area is rich with various species of flora and fauna. The area is home to argali wild sheep, ibex, bear, sable, moose and wolves. The region hosts three separate, unique people: Darkhad, Buryat and Tsaatan. Shamanism is the most popular religion in Khuvsgul area. 

Ancient monasteries and energy centre 10 days

As a Buddhist country, Mongolia has many historic Buddhist monasteries, temples and natural energy center. By choosing this tour, you will be visiting the ancient and yet important Buddhist monasteries in the Gobi desert and central Mongolia. 

Yohor Festival 2019 8 Days

A folk dance -dance for the Buryat people ( an ethnic group of Mongolia). Distributed throughout ethnic Buryat people. Performed under the accompaniment of the orchestra or a cappella, under a friendly tune. A group of dancers, holding hands and swaying, with singing, moves around in circles with slow steps. On the chorus the movement accelerates, the steps are replaced by jumps. The musical size is 2/4. In different regions of Buryatia and neighboring regions, there are variants of melody and choreography. Yohor, performed in a circle, dances on the movement of the sun. It is said that sometimes they would dance all night till the sunlight.

Khuvsgul Loop 10 Days

Khuvsgul Lake is located in the northwest of Mongolia near the border to Russia, at the foot of the eastern Sayan Mountains. It is 1,645 m above sea level, 136 km long and 262 m deep. It is the second-most voluminous freshwater lake in Asia and holds almost 70% of Mongolia's fresh water and 0.4% of all the freshwater in the world. Its watershed is relatively small, and it only has small tributaries. It gets drained at the south end by the Egiin Gol, which connects to the Selenge and ultimately into Lake Baikal. In between, the water travels a distance of more than 1,000 km, and a height difference of 1,169 m, although the line-of-sight distance is only about 200 km. Its location in northern Mongolia helps form the southern border of the great Siberian taiga forest, of which the dominant tree is the Siberian Larch. The lake is surrounded by several mountain ranges. The highest mountain is the Burenkhaan / Munkh Saridag (3,492 m), which has its peak north of the lake exactly on the Russian-Mongolian border. The surface of the lake freezes over completely in winter. It's inhabited by nine species of fish including the Siberian grayling, sturgeon and lenok and the area is rich with various species of flora and fauna. And the area is home to argali wild sheep, ibex, bear, sable, moose and wolves. The region hosts three separate, unique people: Darkhad, Buryat and Tsaatan. Shamanism, rather than Buddhism, is the religion of choice in these parts of Mongolia.

Spedizione Gobi 10 Giorni

Il nostro viaggio si svolgerà all'interno dell'altopiano mongolo. Questo itinerario è stato creato per scoprire la vibrante energia del Gobi e le sue genti, la cultura nomade, la natura meravigliosa, i fenomeni naturali e gli animali. Ci teniamo al vostro comfort, ad essere educati verso il deserto del Gobi e il popolo mongolo, inserendo la giusta quantità di attività in ogni sito e luogo. Vogliamo regalarvi le migliori sensazioni. Le nostre guide entusiaste e completamente istruite sul Gobi ti guideranno attraverso questo deserto lunare ma meraviglioso. Questo itinerario include tutte le destinazioni da non perdere del deserto del Gobi: Valli imponenti, gole straordinarie, dune di sabbia più grandi e spettacolari, oasi, sorgenti, spettacolari foreste di granito e molto altro. L'itinerario è costruito per fare il viaggio più incredibile, semplice e divertente che si possa fare nel Gobi. Attività: escursioni, visite turistiche, parchi nazionali, Fotografia, visite alle famiglie nomadi, Camel riding, passeggiate a cavallo, Yak cart riding, osservazione della fauna selvatica, ricerche archeologiche e osservazione di uccelli migratori, folklore popolare. Alloggio: solo i migliori campi turistici ad ogni sito, ma in alcuni posti come Khermen Tsav ci accamperemo nelle tende. Cibo: le colazioni e le cene saranno servite nei campi turistici. Abbiamo scelto campi turistici soprattutto per il loro personale cordiale, i cibi gustosi, la pulizia e il letto comodo. Il pranzo è servito durante il viaggio, potremmo portare il cibo dai campi, visitare la caffetteria del posto e comprare gli ingredienti dei sandwich dai paesi.

Gobi Expedition 7 days

Our journey will take place inside the Mongolian Plateau. This itinerary is created to feel the vibrant energy of gobi. Discover wonderful nature of the Gobi desert, and it's people. Nomadic culture, never before seen the natural phenomenon, and animals. We valued your comfort, education of the Gobi desert, and Mongolian people with just the right amount of activities at each site and spot. We made sure you have the time of your life. Our Gobi enthusiastic fully educated guides will guide you through this alien-like yet wonderful Gobi desert. This itinerary is included all of the must-see highlighted destinations of the Gobi Desert. Awe-inspiring valleys, remarkable gorges, largest and most spectacular sand dunes, oasis, springs, spectacular granite forest and numbers of Mongolian nomadic Gobi family visits. The itinerary is built to make an incredibly hassle-free, full of fun travel that a person can have in Gobi desert.

Western Mongolia 21 days

Beautiful places of Khangai mountains to the Altai Tavan Bogd mountains and it's highlighted locations, through the amazing lakes of the Great Lakes depression with the Gobi touches are the most magnificent and unforgettable journey one can take in Mongolia.  The most carefully planned itinerary for western Mongolia will leave you speechless after finishing this epic journey.  This trip is for travellers who wanted to see all Mongolia. It is still not all but covers the 60% of all Mongolia.   We have chosen the best attractions and the most hassle-free routes.  Many different ethnic groups of Mongolian people, with their welcoming attitude and great cultures, will create a new you. The well-preserved wildlife and untouched landscapes will make your jaw dropped for these 21 days. 

Danshig Buddhist Festival 7 Days

Originally, Danshig festival or Danshug Naadam is related to the enthronement ceremony for His Holiness Zanabazar (1635 - 1722), the spiritual head of Mongolian Buddhism. Drawing on the traditional yearly gatherings of the seven Mongol princes of the Khalkha province, the Danshig represents a symbolic demonstration of unity as well as a religious and political event for the Khalkha Mongols. This religious festival was revived in 2014, almost a century later. You will have a chance to experience this festival up close with richly informative buddhist guide. And you will experience and visit the most beautiful places of Central Mongolia.

Shaman Counsel 7 Days

Most beautiful and sacred mountains with a shaman or shamaness and a helper will travel with you and let you meet the spirits of the mountains and ancestors and counseling them is the goal of this tour. 

Tour in motocicletta

The Great Sands of The Gobi 8 Days

The Gobi desert is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Mongolia. You will enjoy extremely remote landscapes, no cell phone coverage and nobody else around you in hundreds of kilometers apart from some nomadic families. You will enjoy a combination of big sand hills, rocky mountains with old canyons, as well as wide forests consisting of small saxaul trees, riding all the way back to Ulaanbaatar through endless steppes. The Gobi is the fifth biggest desert in the world and is home to a wide range of animals such as antelopes and Bactrian camels, of which you will see lots! The highest part of the Gobi is 1,580 meters and the entire area has over 1.2 million km2, a true enduro paradise. The first dinosaur fossil eggs have been found at the red "Flaming Cliffs" of Bayanzag, where you will probably experience one of the most beautiful sunrises you have ever seen. Riding through the famous ‘Flaming Cliffs of Gobi’, all in all, an unforgettable once in a lifetime experience. 

Orkhon Waterfall 7 Days

If you want to explore the most beautiful landscapes of Mongolia and experience its unique history at the same time – the Orkhon Waterfall tour has it all! You can view this tour and its breathtaking landscapes in this short film of ours (film still shows our old bikes!). You will ride through endless steppes, mountains, sand dunes, rivers, nomadic families and the breathtaking Erdenee Zuu monastery, the earliest Buddhist monastery in Mongolia, next to Kharkhorin, the ancient Mongolian capital. Last but not least this tour also includes one day of pure sand dune riding in Elsen Tasarkhai. With 1,270km, the Orkhon is the longest river in Mongolia and is home to many species of fish. There are many rocks and boulders around the river as well as smaller waterfalls with 4-5 m height as well as the famous Ulaan Tsutgalan waterfall, the biggest in Mongolia with a height of 26m. The Orkhon River Valley has been protected since 2006 as a National Park.

Beauty of lake Khuvsgul 10 Days

The Khuvsgul lake is located in the northwest of Mongolia near the border to Russia, at the foot of the eastern Sayan Mountains. It is 1,645 m above sea level, 136 km long and 262 m deep. It is the second-most voluminous freshwater lake in Asia and holds almost 70% of Mongolia’s fresh water and 0.4% of all the fresh water in the world. The lake is surrounded by several mountain ranges. The highest mountain is the Burenkhaan/Munkh Saridag (3,492 m). The lake is inhabited by nine species of fish, including the Siberian grayling, sturgeon, and lenok and the area is rich with various species of flora and fauna. You will see one of the nicest sceneries and landscapes Mongolia has to offer. The area is home to the famous argali sheep, ibex, bear, sable, moose, and wolves. The region hosts three separate, unique people: Darkhad, Buryat, and Tsaatan. Shamanism is the religion of choice in these parts, we will visit all the sites and cultural features that lake Khuvsgul has to offer.

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The Golden Eagle Festival 2019 12 Days

Mongolian nomadic Kazakh people are the last eagle hunters/huntresses of the world. They are the last Kazakh people who preserved the centuries-old tradition to the present. They use the golden eagle to hunt foxes, rabbits and sometimes wolves in Altai Tavan Bogd mountains, the westernmost mountains of Mongolia. All of the eagle hunters are nomads. And they gather together in the first weekend of October every year, to showcase the skills of their eagles and have some festive games called Tiyn Teru and Kokpar. The Eagle Festival is the best event to experience the only, well preserved traditional Kazakh people on earth. The Golden Eagle Festival 2019 will take place in Ulgii town, Bayan-Ulgii province, Mongolia on 5-6th of October. For the festival The Great Mongolian Adventures team created and organizing the most comfortable and adventurous travel vacation, the one can experience magnificent Mongolia with all the highlighted destinations from the capital Ulaanbaatar city to the Altai mountains.   Following is the best adventurous itinerary created for travelers who prefer a comfortable travel style. Comfortable jeeps, best accommodations, best destinations, and everyday activities are the greatest features of our journey to experience the Golden Eagle Festival 2019.  

Khuvsgul Shaman Experience 10 days

Khuvsgul Lake is located in the northwest of Mongolia near the border to Russia, at the foot of the eastern Sayan Mountains. It is 1,645 m above sea level, 136 km long and 262 m deep. It is the second-most voluminous freshwater lake in Asia and holds almost 70% of Mongolia's fresh water and 0.4% of all the freshwater in the world. Its watershed is relatively small, and it only has small tributaries. It gets drained at the south end by the Egiin Gol, which connects to the Selenge and ultimately into Lake Baikal. In between, the water travels a distance of more than 1,000 km, and a height difference of 1,169 m, although the line-of-sight distance is only about 200 km. Its location in northern Mongolia helps form the southern border of the great Siberian taiga forest, of which the dominant tree is the Siberian Larch. The lake is surrounded by several mountain ranges. The highest mountain is the Burenkhaan / Munkh Saridag (3,492 m), which has its peak north of the lake exactly on the Russian-Mongolian border. The surface of the lake freezes over completely in winter. It's inhabited by nine species of fish including the Siberian grayling, sturgeon and the area is rich with various species of flora and fauna. The area is home to argali wild sheep, ibex, bear, sable, moose and wolves. The region hosts three separate, unique people: Darkhad, Buryat and Tsaatan. Shamanism is the most popular religion in Khuvsgul area. 

Ancient monasteries and energy centre 10 days

As a Buddhist country, Mongolia has many historic Buddhist monasteries, temples and natural energy center. By choosing this tour, you will be visiting the ancient and yet important Buddhist monasteries in the Gobi desert and central Mongolia. 

Yohor Festival 2019 8 Days

A folk dance -dance for the Buryat people ( an ethnic group of Mongolia). Distributed throughout ethnic Buryat people. Performed under the accompaniment of the orchestra or a cappella, under a friendly tune. A group of dancers, holding hands and swaying, with singing, moves around in circles with slow steps. On the chorus the movement accelerates, the steps are replaced by jumps. The musical size is 2/4. In different regions of Buryatia and neighboring regions, there are variants of melody and choreography. Yohor, performed in a circle, dances on the movement of the sun. It is said that sometimes they would dance all night till the sunlight.

Danshig Buddhist Festival 7 Days

Originally, Danshig festival or Danshug Naadam is related to the enthronement ceremony for His Holiness Zanabazar (1635 - 1722), the spiritual head of Mongolian Buddhism. Drawing on the traditional yearly gatherings of the seven Mongol princes of the Khalkha province, the Danshig represents a symbolic demonstration of unity as well as a religious and political event for the Khalkha Mongols. This religious festival was revived in 2014, almost a century later. You will have a chance to experience this festival up close with richly informative buddhist guide. And you will experience and visit the most beautiful places of Central Mongolia.

Shaman Counsel 7 Days

Most beautiful and sacred mountains with a shaman or shamaness and a helper will travel with you and let you meet the spirits of the mountains and ancestors and counseling them is the goal of this tour.