Day 1: ULAANBAATAR – Standard Hotel **
Arrival in Ulaanbaatar and welcome by your French speaking guide at the airport. Bus transfer and facilities to the hotel. After breakfast, the program of your choice for the visit of the city. Our tours suggestions: Mongolian History Museum, Zanabazar Fine Arts Museum and Gandan Buddhist Monastery. Free meals in town and overnight at the hotel.
Days 2-3 : ULAANBAATAR –DASHINCHILEN – RASHAANT – MURUN
Two-day van ride, visiting the Sums regions of Dashinchilen and Rashaant in Bulgan Aïmag – one of the 21 Mongolian provinces. Some beautiful nomadic encounters and observation of herds of yaks. Arrival in Murun, capital of the Khuvsgul region. The city is located in the basin of the lake which bears the same name as the province. Bivouacs under our tents.
Day 4 : MURUN – KHATGAL – LAKE KHUVSGUL
Travel by van (about 2 hours) and arrival at the edge of Khuvsgul lake via the village of Khatgal. Night in yurts / chalets in a tourist camp.
Day 5 : LAKE KHUVSGUL
Visit around the lake to admire its remarkable natural sites. Night in the tent at the bivouac.
Days 6-9 : CIMES KHORIDOL SARIDAG – RENCHINLKHUMBE –TSAGAANNUUR
Immersion in the region of Tsagaannuur sum – Mongolian village and breathtaking view of the sacred mountains of Khoridol Saridag (2800 m altitude on average). Visits to nomadic herding families mostly belonging to the Khalkha and Darkhad ethnic groups. Bivouacs under the tent according to the courses, the meetings, the magnificent landscapes (valleys bordered by limpid rivers, forests of larches) and of our desires. Passage near Renchinlkhumbe sum. The last day will be dedicated to regaining Tsagaannuur sum. Camp in the yurt with the locals (important: modest convenience and subject to availability), with herds of sheep and horses.
Days 10-14 : VISIT / HORSEBACK TO THE TSAATANS –TSAGAANNUUR
Meeting on horseback with the Tsaatans (reindeer herders) and nights at the bivouac in the Tsagaannuur region. The cultural immersion will be there for you. End of our horseback ride with a change of scenery guaranteed in this region of wild beauty.
Day 15 : ULAAN UUL – MURUN
Return route by 4×4 to Murun via Ulaan Uul sum. Bivouac after passing through Murun.
Days 16-17 : MURUN – TARIALAN – VISIT/HORSE AT THE NOMADS
Arrival at the sum of Tarialan, visit and horse in the nomadic herders. The cultural immersion will be there for you. Nights at the bivouac near the yurts.
Day 18 : TARIALAN – ULAANBAATAR/STANDARD HOSTEL **
Road to Ulaanbaatar and arrival at the end of the afternoon. Shops, tours and shows if time permits. Dinner on your own in town and overnight at the hotel.
Day 19 : ULAANBAATAR – EUROPE
Early in the morning, accompanied by your guide, transfer by bus to Ulaanbaatar Airport and flight to Europe.
Note: our team reserves the right to modify the itinerary or the program in the event of force majeure or imperatives (safety, bad weather, poor road conditions, modification of schedules for air transport and visits, etc.). The day-to-day circuit stages can be done in reverse order than planned if necessary. We will do our best to better guarantee the smooth running of your stay. Have a nice trip !