Golden Eagle Festival 2019
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Day 1 - Oct 3
Welcome to Mongolia
Arrive at the Ulaanbaatar airport and settle to in a hotel near the Central square. After breakfast travel to East 55 km, where you can see the 40 m high Chinggis khan riding horse statue. The statue is the largest horse-riding statue in the world. That evening enjoy a traditional Mongolian cuisine at the Modern nomads restaurant.
Day 2 - Oct 4
Flight to Ulgii
Ulgii is the center of Bayan-Ulgii province where 90% of Population is Mongolian Kazakh people live. They have their own language, unique culture and famous for its Eagle hunting. After lunch visit local museum to know about Bayan-Ulgii province. Arrive at the hotel in Ulgii.
Day 3 - Oct 5
The Golden Eagle Festival
Wake-up and enjoy the breakfast in Hotel. The Golden Eagle Festival starts with its parade and competitions for hunting techniques. The first competition is the hunters call their eagles from the top of the mountain and the eagle must reach on the arm of master. During the contest will have a opportunity to shoot Eagle hunting number of photos. Arrive in the Umnugol ger camp and walking around the camp, enjoy the nature after Mongolian traditional meal khorhog.
Day 4 - Oct 6
Golden Eagle Festival day - 2
The festival has been celebrated since 2000 and now attracts many travelers and photographers. Each year the number of eagle hunters participation of the festival is increasing.
In 2 days you will capture plenty of Eagle hunting competition photos.
After lunch visit Eagle hunters family, ask questions about Eagle hunting and meet with Kazakh people unique culture.
Day 5 - Oct 7
Back to Ulaanbaatar
Fly back to Ulaanbaatar. Arrive to Hotel. After breakfast, take a capital city tour, exploring shops & visiting the dinosaur museum. After lunch enjoy Mongolian Folk concert.
Day 6 - Oct 8
Say goodbye to Mongolia. Take you to the airport.
6 days/5 nights
Compared to travel agencies we offer much cheaper price.
Hotel in Ulaanbaatar
Hotel in Ulgii
Guiding and interpreting service
Full board meals
Entrance fees to protected areas
Museums and cultural performance.
Excess baggage charges
Single room supplement