Destination : Ulaanbaatar city – Westren Mongolia – Ulaanbaatar city
Highlights : Real Mongoian Nomadic Families –- Lake Uvs – Buureg delii safari – Boat journey – Lake Davst – Mungut Tsakhir hiking to 500 meter high spot for photo shoot – Snowcapped mountain Kharkhira – Lake Khukh
This Brand new tours we have designed especially for photography lovers are sure to allow you to experience the beauty of Mongolia. On this tour you will be able to see the images through the lens and capture them on your camera. The tour will be lead by an award wining professional photographer and experienced traveler. Our company offers you a unique new tour that has not any analogues in any other tour companies.
Our 7 days tour visits all of the best photographing locations in Western Mongolia and the wonderful trip gives you good amount of time at each stop including days of photography in western Mongolia. Along this trip you have an opportunity to discover all beauties in a very peaceful way. You will constantly meat which local people of different Mongolian ethnic groups, which are as different as you go further to the west. In this western province of Mongolia there are various ethnic groups: Bayad , Durvud, Khalkh, Darkhad. Uvs province is famous for its beautiful snowcapped mountain Kharkhiraa of the Altai Mountains. It has an elevation of 4,040 metres (13,255 ft). In this journey you would see the beauty of snowcapped mountains, Uvs Lake, unique desert landscape scenery. This is a very rewarding trip in a part of Mongolian rarely visited by foreigner yet. People enjoy our safaris with strong interest in both wildlife and photography. All levels. From beginner to advanced amateur are welcome!!!
After arrival in Ulaanbaatar, our guide will warmly welcoming you and transfer to your preferred hotel, after check in your hotel we start half or full day city tour it is depending your arrival time in Ulaanbaatar.
After breakfast, drive to aiprot take a domestic flight to Ulaangom, after arrivel brief tour in the city. Uvs province –a chain of lakes, wetlands, sand dunes and high mountains. Overnight at local hotel. (B+L+D)
Drive from Ulaangom to the west shore of Uvs nuur lake and stay overnight in UVS NUUR tourist camp. Short excursion to Buurug deliin els Mongolia’s largest sand dune (approximately 4000 square km) which is located at Zuungobi village. After short excursion and lunch drive to Uvs nuur lake’s western part and have boat journey. Saline water of Uvs nuur lake has exceptional therapeutic treatment for body. Back to UVS NUUR tourist camp and have a traditional food – khorkhog and boodog. Overnight in tourist camp. B+L+D)
After breakfast, meet with local nomad family and see nomadic lifestyle. Have a time to photo shooting.
Hiking at distance 500 meters through marble mountain canyon of Mungut tsahir located around Uvs nuur borderline. During hiking you would experience unique collection of marble chalk stones. From the top of canyon you would see the whole panoramic scenery of Uvs nuur lake, unique local flora and fauna. After driving from cave of Yangir to Davst villiage. Overnight in tents. (B+L+D)
Next destination is to beautiful snowcapped mountains Kharkhira which is high at 3500 meters above sea level Munh tsast, Turgenii mountains. Short excursion to Khukh nuur lake. Overnight in tourist camp. (B+L+D)
Arrival to Ulaangom city overnight at local hotel. (B+L+D)
After breakfast, will take a domestic flight to Ulaanbaatar. After arrival in UB city, Overnight at hotel
Tour price included
Hotel in Ulaanbaatar city
2 way flight ticket to Ulaanabaatar – Ulaangom – Ulaanabaatar
If you are a citizen of one of the 46 countries that has been visa granted `visa-free access` to Mongolia, or 41 countries covered in a 30 day visa-free visit regime until 31st December 2016, you do not need to present a visa when entering Mongolia for tourism purposes. With exception of those, visitors are required to have a valid visa issue by Mongolian diplomatic missions or honorary consuls abroad. The following materials are required to obtain a visa under ground of tourism:
Passport, valid for at least six months from the end intended period of stay in Mongolia
One passport size photo
Completed and signed Visa Application Form for Tourists
Invitation from Mongolia (Either an invitation of the receiving entity, or an official request of the sending country and the organization).
Transit visa processing requires visa for next destination, and copy of onward tickets.
By airways: Providing you with comfort flights, Mongolia national flag carrier MIAT – Mongolian airlines operate scheduled and chartered flights to Ulaanbaatar from Berlin, Frankfurt, Moscow, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Osaka and Beijing. The Chinggis Khaan international airport, conveniently located 18km southwest of the capital, hosts following carriers apart from MIAT:
We will always be happy to help arrange your international flight to Mongolia. By railways: if your holiday duration plan allows, another great way to get to Mongolia is via trans-Mongolian train. This is possible either fro Moscow of Beijing. Thw journey takes 4 nights and 5 days fro Moscow, and 1 night and 2 days from Beijing. It is a magical journey, which takes you from the heart of buzzing downtowns of metropolises into nomadic Mongolia, past the Great Wall of China through the Gobi desert, or Russian countryside villages through the Baikal Lake. Also trains to border cities run every day, as the cities of Ulaan-Ude (Russia) and Erlian (China) are both popular get-way destination for locals, for a little cultural sightseeing and a bit of shopping. You can let us handle your international railway tickets, to make your travel plan even smoother.
Foreign currency can be exchanged at commercial banks and Mongolian national currency “Tugrug“ are in notes of 1, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500, 1000, 10.000 and 20.000. The currency code for Tugriks is MNT, and the currency symbol is ₮
The US dollar is preferred currency. Credit cards are also accepted at major hotels, restaurants and tourist shops. UB and major cities have ATMs.
Mongolian nationwide electricity output is 220V/50HZ in a European style plug. Most likely all the sockets will feature 2 widely spaced round pins. Bit ni worries if your device is different, because universal plug converter is commonly found at relatively cheap price here in Mongolia.
Mongolians have several national holidays and celebrations, and when we talk about celebrating holidays, we means to do it nationwide. Believe us, celebrations take festival forms is most cases, and some certain are
We select restaurants based on our experiences, client satisfaction, location and cuisine. Normally we include three meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) each day during the whole trip.
In Ulaanbaatar, you can expect a good variety of quality restaurants with international foods. Breakfasts usually are served in western style at the hotel where you stay in Ulaanbaatar. Mongolian and Western cuisines are both available throughout Mongolia.
We generally eat breakfast and dinner in tourist Ger camp and some day of longer trip take a packed lunch. Your packed lunch will be carried in appropriate containers to prevent spillage or spoiling. Ger camps serve both Mongolian and international foods, and there will usually be a choice of main dish.
According to the Mongolian rating system, 2- 5 star hotels are approved to receive foreign guests. Our accommodations are carefully chosen, based on our research, our experience, and feedback from clients, to provide the best combination of high-quality accommodations, affordability, and convenient location. We give clients the opportunity to stay in a wide range of accommodation, depending on tour from 3* to 5* hotels in cities and best tourist Ger camps in countryside trip.