Kharkhiraa Turgen Mountain Climbing

 

 

The Kharkhiraa Turgen  mountain - region offers a combination of unspoiled trekking possibilities and traditional local nomadic life.. The highlights of this  trek are the paradise of various types flowers surrounding you, the 108 lakes in one  valley, eternal snow capped mountain, Western Mongolian lifestyle. Check, if you are ready to leave the cell phone, business, jobs, all the problems and get to where there is a peacful atmosphere. 

The mountain located in Uvs province, Khovd soum. The highest peak Kharkhiraa reaches 4037 meters, and Deglii Tsagaan mountain’s peak is 3978 meters.  Turgenii and Kharkhiraa Mountains, which compose the Kharkhiraa Valley, are both parts of Turgenii Uul National Park.

Destination

Uvs province Ulaangom 

Highlights 

Pristine beauty , 108 Lakes, Paradise of flower, eternal snow capped mountan, west Mongolia  life style 

Vehicle

Plane, jeep/ minivan, horse, camel

Meal

Breakfast 10, Lunch 11, Dinner 11 times

Accomodation

Kempinski hotel (3,4,5 star hotel your choice), Ger camp, Tent. All accomodation is twin shared 

Duration

11 days 10 night

Available time

June to October 

Difficulty rating

Price 2pax: 2700$   3-5pax: 2550$    6+pax: 2250$

 

 

 

Itinerary

 

Day 1: Arrival day in  Ulaanbaatar. Reaches the hotel with Guide. On city tour - – Sukhbaatar square, Bogd Khan Palace museum Zaisan memorial momument, and Tumen-ekh traditional folk concert. We will have dinner with traditional meal. Stay overnight in Hotel.

   
Day 2: After breakfast in the hotel, on local flight to Ulaangom for 3 hours. Take a look around Ulaangom town and their blackmarket. Lunch in town then visit to herder family near Uureg lake to see herder family lifestyle and will go on horse riding tour. Stay the night near the lake.
Day3: After breakfast, passing through Khotgor coal mine and will see the Olon Nuur valley. Lunch will be served at herder family home. The luggages will be loaded on camel, you will decide to go whether on horse or on foot to the base camp.
Day 4 : In the early morning, carrying luggage to the higher land. There you will see plants that grow on high altitude. You will be at high altitude camp and prepare for next climb. There can be extra days depending on weather condition.
Day 5: Climbing continues in the morning to reach the top. Then, walks down to the high altitude camp for lunch. Then packing to camp base for a night stay.
Day 6: Loading the luggages from camp base, heading back to the herder family there you will be served special dish named Khorkhog (meat dish prepared in its skin or a rumen sac into which red hot stones are put in order to cook the meat). After the visit, driving to Goojuuriin Waterfall, stay the night by the waterfall. 
Day 7: After Breakfast, driving to Khyargas lake. You will be placed at tourist camp. You can spend the day as swimming in the lake and enjoying the nature.
Day 8: Drive to Ulaangom airport to go on flight to Ulaanbaatar city. Stay overnight in Hotel.
Day 9: This day we will drive to Chingis Khan Statue 55km from Ulaanbaatar. Then visit Nisleg Center, you will fly on light airplane around Grokhi and Terelj area. You would do horse riding, visit herder family and then to the camp.

Day 10: Leisure day at camp, in the fternoon we will drive to Ulaanbaatar and stay overnight Hotel.

 

Day 11: Shopping on largest black market and State Department Store. Take the evening flight from the Ulaanbaatar.

 

 

Price

Price include:

  • Domestic flight 
  • Twin shared all accomodation 
  • Transportation 
  • Breakfast, dinner, Lunch
  • Mountain guide
  • Expedition cook 
  • Horse, Camel hire 
  • Entrance fee
  • English speaking guide
  • 2 bottle of water per day 
  • Sleeping bag, pad

Price exclude:

  • Travel insurance
  • not indicated meals, drink 
  • personal equipment 
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