Khuvsgul Lake National Park Trip
- Discover Khuvsgul Lake, one of nature's miracles - Blue Pearl Of Asia
- Meet the lost tribes - tsaatan people
- Check out the 3,000 year-old Uushig Deer Stones those date back to the Huns period
You will have enough time for descover and enjoy each places without time rushing.
Length: 4 days
Type: Private Package Tour
Area: Khuvsgul Lake National Park
Potential dates and weather condition: from June to September, each year
Difficulty: easy - moderate
Distance: flight: 4 hours, driving: 300 km
|Day1. Fly to Murun. Uushig Deer Stones
Day2. Khuvsgul Lake National Park
|Day3. Khuvsgul Lake National Park
Day4. Fly back to Ulaanbaatar
|Standard Arrangement (tourist ger camp)|
|790 USD for 1pax
520 USD p.p for 2pax
|440 USD p.p for 3pax
400 USD p.p for 4pax
|Single supplement: 60 usd
Included: 3 nights in Tourist Ger Camp, food service, land transportation, English speaking guide service, mineral water, all entrance fees and Government charges, all activities costs, domestic flight drop off & pick up
Not included: gratuities for staffs, personal expenses, travel insurance
|Budget Arrangement (local ger guesthouse)|
|630 USD for 1pax
370 USD p.p for 2pax
|290 USD p.p for 3pax
250 USD p.p for 4pax
|Included: 3 nights in Local Ger Guesthouse, land transportation, English speaking guide service, all entrance fees and Government charges, all activities costs, domestic flight drop off & pick up
Not included: food service, sleeping bag, gratuities for staffs, personal expenses, travel insurance
Child policy: 0 - 3 years old baby free of charge, 4 - 12 years old child: 30% discount (counted as 1pax)
Group policy: Up from 6pax please see our Group Service
Discount policy: We always try to lower the our service prices by looking better solution for our customers. Here is several Discounts you can save until 10% that we can do on our best for our customers.
Day1. Uushig Deer Stones - ancient burial site
We will pick you up from your accommodation and transfer to the airport. After you landed in Murun town, our local guide & driver pick you up and drive to Uushig Deer Stones. A complex of 30 deer stones of Uushig Valley and its burial mounts belong to the ancient Huns period and over 3000 years old. The Bronze Age funeral practice, sacrificial ritual and ideology and animal style art, which were spread among ancient nomads, are all together represented through deer stones made by long block of granite. Highly artistic illustrations of deers and other images are symbol of Shamanism. Especially, statues with images of human face draw attentions of many scientists and considered one of the rarest statues. We will walk around the site.
Then we will drive to Khuvsgul Lake National Park (130 km). About midway along border between Mongolia and Russian Siberia, in a gigantic stone bowl nearly 110km long and almost 40km wide, lies 3% of the all the fresh water on earth - Lake Khusgul. The lake region is home to an enormous variety of plants and animals. Since 1990s Lake Khuvsgul and the entire surrounding area have been designated as a national park, and Khuvsgul is today a naturalist's paradise and an idyllic holiday destination. The water in the lake is so clean and clear that one can easily catch sight of ground. After dinner time, we will do small leisure hike along the shore of the lake. Overnight there.
Day2. Khuvsgul Lake National Park - half day trekking and visit to reindeer people
After breakfast time, you will have half day hiking. Hiking and climbing up to the top of the back mountain of the lake is unforgettable. You will hike over a beautiful and fully covered forest of Siberian larch. Your guide will be accompanying you and packed lunch will be available.
After lunch time, you will visit a reindeer herders’ family. They are Tuvan people who moved to the Mongolia from Tuvan Republic around 1920s to the northern most part of Mongolia. Dukha (another name) are one of the last groups of nomadic reindeer herders (about 40 families left). Some reindeer people moved to the lake area for selling hand made souviner to tourists and brought their reindeers.
Day3. Khuvsgul Lake National Park - full day horse trek.
After lunch time, we will enjoy an exhilarating horseback pack trip through untamed wilderness and panoramic scenery. The horseback riding enthusiast will experience an unforgettable excursion through timbered ridges and mountain meadows. We offer horse pack trips suited for all ages and abilities with rides varying in length . Horse pack trips allow you to reach deep into the southern Siberian wilderness. Horseback riding and fun are the main objectives on horse pack trips combined with good nomad’s Mongolian hospitality. Saddle up the whole family for an unforgettable horseback riding adventure.
Day4. Back to Ulaanbaatar.
After breakfast time, we will drive to Murun town for flying back to Ulaanbaatar. After you landed in Murun, we will transfer you to your accommodation and end the trip.
How to book this tour?
- Step2: Please carefully read our Contract
- Step3: Send us your Booking Form
- Step4: You will be received an Invoice from us via email.
- Step5: Select payment method and pay the Payment.
- Step6: Recieve the Voucher via email.
- Above prices are changeable by changing components (kind of services) of the itinerary.
- This is a private tour and you or your travel buddies will be in the tour.
- Domestic flight companies accept only 10kg lugguge incuding your carry on bags too for free transfer.
- All transactions will be conducted in United States currency, U.S Dollars
- It is your responsibility to ensure you are in correct pick up location at correct time as stated on your booking form.
- No smoking in travel vehicles or aircraft.
- Trip itineraries may include some element of risk.
- In the budget arrangement, you have to bring your own sleeping bag. If you like you can hire it from us.
Why food was not included in the Budget Arrangement and is it easy to get food there?
You can buy meals from local ger guesthouses by paying only 2 or 3 usd per meal. There is plenty of food shops on the way when you are touring. You can carry your own food from UB. It is nice you eat our own breakfast and then buy meals for lunch and dinner. Meals will be basic and usually cooked Mongolian traditional or Russian styled foods. Or you can get basic free kitchen belonings from us and cook yourself.
I want to join to another group. Is it possible?
Yes it is possible, if we have a group fitted date and same tour. Check it with us. We understand people want to share cost by joining another tours. But shorter tours (under 8 -10 days) are not often possible for join-in. If there is no tour you can join, you can post your tour in our Join-In Or Build Group section for collecting some travel other travel buddies. Usually longer tours (vacation kind of) tours are available for join and you can see our Group Scheduled Tours.
Why domestic flight was not included in the prices?
Actual price of RT domestic price will depends when we bought the tickets. If we book it early enough, the ticket price will be much lower. If we book the tickets to close to tour starting day, the ticket price will be much higher. That is why, it was not able to add constant ticket prices on the tour price. There is only 2 domestic companies now in Mongolia.
How are the domestic flights usually booked and check the flight timetable?
If you like we can book it for you and you can pay to us. We offer our contract prices for our customers who bought a tour from us. Or you can book the tickets yourself through online. It is up to you. You can check the flight timetable from Aero Mongolia and Hunnu Air companies web pages.
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