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Western Mongolia Package

Bek Travel, 13+ days Western Mongolia Package, All Combined Trip Itinerary in
Tavan Bogd National Park.

Following attractive trekking adventure will take place in Western Mongolia, in
Altai Tavan Bogd National Park among the snow-capped peaks of the High Altai
Mountains, one of the longest mountain chains in Central Asia. In this remote
corner where Mongolia, China, and Russia meet, we discover a beautiful swath
of untouched wilderness, topped by the 14,000-foot peaks of Tavan Bogd
National Park. With Bactrian camels and Mongolian semi wild horses to carry
our gear and wranglers team, we camp by alpine lakes, hike to glaciers, explore
ancient burial mounds and petroglyphs that are haunting testaments to
Mongolia's shamanic traditions, and experience a pristine mountain world
where Kazakh nomads still hunt with golden eagles. Join us for a true
expedition across trackless terrain - a singular experience for adventurous
Bek Travel, 13 days Western Mongolia
• Itinerary
• 1st round: June 1-June 14
• 2nd round: June 15-June 28
• 3rd round: June 29-July 12
• 4th round: July 13-July 26
• 5th round: July 27-August 09
• 6th round: August 10-August
• 7th round: August 24-
September 6
• 8th round: September 7-
September 20
Bek Travel, 13 days Western Mongolia
• Day 1 • Day 3
• Fly from UB to Olgii, arrive in the morning, short • Climb to Malchin peak on this day which is 4000
town introduction (small town) go to Halal meters high. Then climb down to the base camp
Restaurant ( Turkish restaurant) and have brunch. and overnight.
After the brunch, we will drive out of Olgii heading
towards to Ranger station of Tavan Bogd mountain. • Day 4
3000 meters height from sea level. While heading • Ride back to the ranger station on horseback. Arrive
to west you will see a lot of high mountain ranges, at the Ranger station and overnight in gers.
cross rivers and enjoy the landscape. Arrive at the
Ranger station after 5-6 hours of drive and • Day 5
overnight in gers. • Start trekking from Ranger station heading to Bear
• Day 2 valley thru Dakilbay Pass ( Also called Death pass) (
This is the only pass that connects Tavan Bogd
• After the breakfast, start riding on horses, having mountain area with the lakes area through Aksu
camels loaded by food and equipment and after 5-6 River Valley). Overnight in Khar Ayrag Valley before
hours of riding arrive at the base camp of Tavan the pass.
Bogd mountain. You will see small pristine lakes of
fresh water from the snow capped mountains which • Day 6
are all sacred places for Tuvan Shaman people. Set • We will continue the trekking and pass the Death
up our tents and start the camping. See Potanian Pass today, see the green lake and overnight at Bear
glacier around the base camp. Overnight in tents. Valley.
• Day 7
• Continue trekking through Aksu valley and arrive at
the Uyshik and overnight.
Bek Travel, 13 days Western Mongolia
• Day 8 • Day 12
• We will continue to trek down the valley and • We ride on horses, we will go to Ikh Turgen
arrive at the Aksu Valley and Overnight in valley waterfall on this day and on the way
tents. back, we will stop by Kazakh Golden Eagle
falconer’s family. And see golden eagle, the
• Day 9 amazing bird and have traditional clothes
• Continue trekking down to the 3 rivers and take pictures of your life. We will ride
junction at the end of Aksu Valley. Overnight back to the Kazakh nomadic family.
and meet with the driving team. Overnight in Overnight.
• Day 13
• Day 10 • We will drive back to Olgii today. And on the
• We will drive to Khairakhti Valley, swim in the way back, stop in Tsengel and listen to Tuvan
lakes, see Archeological site and overnight Shaman throat singer. Continue driving to
there in tents. Olgii, arrive at our Ger ger camp. See Kazakh
• Day 11 family concert. Overnight in gers.
• Today we will drive to a Kazakh nomadic
family where we will organize a small
nomadic ceremony by Inviting all neighbors
and slaughtering a sheep and have “ Five
fingers” feast. Sing songs and enjoy your
time with nomads.
Includes below in Western Mongolia:

• Day 14 • Return tickets between UB and Olgii.
• Fly out of Olgii to UB. • All meals in Western Mongolia
• End of the trip. • Van 4x4, driver
• Per Person Fee: 2280 USD • Fuel
• English speaking guide
• Cook
• Wranglers
• Camels and Horses
• All Accommodations in Western Mongolia
• Border area permits and National Park taxes
• All camping and cooking equipment
• Drinks and toilet papers ( Water, juice etc)
• Eagle hunter’s entertainment fees ( wearing
traditional clothes and holding eagles on
arms taking photos etc)
• We can also gather for vegetarians and
gluten free if required at no additional
• Other administrative costs
Luggage storage, transport and
luggage limits with domestic airlines.
• With Bek Travel, you can store any extra luggage in Bek’s storage in
Olgii before heading out to West for the trip. And any other luggage
that you would need for the trip will be loaded on vehicles and
camels depending on the itinerary and the places we visit. Camels
will carry your baggage together with the food and equipment for
the trail. Please note that you will not have access to these items
until the end of each day as our pack camels will always be ahead of
the group. You should therefore bring a day pack in which you can
carry personal belongings such as your camera, water and sun
screen etc.
• Domestic flights have limit of 15kgs maximum including luggage
and hand luggage. Any extra luggage can be of course taken but you
will be charged approximately 2USD for each extra kg.
Packing List for 13 days Tavan Bogd
National Park all combined Trekking.

• Passport – Bek Travel needs your passport copies before your arrival in Mongolia as they are
needed to get border area patrol permits which we will prepare in advance. We will also
need them to book the domestic flights.
• Sleeping bag - You will need a good warm sleeping bag for the trek. So please bring a four
season (or -10 Celsius / 15 Fahrenheit or below) sleeping bag. Given sleeping bag
temperature is a guideline only, although this depends on how much you feel the cold a. Roll
mats are provided on the trek however for greater comfort and warmth we recommend you
to bring your Thermorest style mattresses. Please let us know if you are bringing your mats.
Or we can also provide with matts in case you may not bring it for any reasons.
• Waterproof, well worn-in walking boots - Good quality, comfortable footwear is essential.
Whatever you wear on your feet the most important thing is comfort. It is vital to ensure
your boots are well worn in and lightweight. Ankle support and waterproof material is
recommended but if you already have something comfortable with good grip on rocks then
don’t go rushing out to buy new boots – you are better off with your well worn in pair!
• Waterproof clothing - A plastic poncho or any kind of waterproof trousers and jackets are
recommended. However a poncho will usually be sufficient if it covers your bag, body and
most of your legs.
• Plastic bags - to keep your belongings and clothes dry (wrap everything in plastic bags).
• Small towel and basic personal toiletries - there would be opportunities for cold showers at
the campsite so bring travel size shampoo and shower gel if you would like to use it, wet
wipes for the rest of the trek is also recommended. You can of course get them in Olgii easily.
• Water bottle – bring one large (1.5 litre) or two or three small water bottles that can be
refilled on the trail with boiled water, which will be supplied every morning at the campsite.
• Warm cloth for night time - Fleece, long pants, woolen hat, gloves