Pioneering in Khuvsgul Taiga Wilderness trekking tour

14 days
T1 trails
Distance: 0 - 10 km / 0 - 6 mi per day
0 - 250 m / 0 - 820 ft ascent per day

> Discover the wild surroundings of Taiga
> Discover the Khoridol Saridag Mountain range and alpine forests
> Enjoy chilling rivers and lakes
> Meet the Darkhad & Shaman Peoples
> Cross high mountain passes

This trek requires a moderate level of trekking ability as it goes through wild areas of the remote Taiga region. The beauty and the wilderness of the environment are amazing. The area is not much visited by common visitors, only adventurous travelers go there. This trekking adventure starts from the minute you step into the legendary Khuvsgul lake. The taiga surrounding the lake is inhabited by moose, reindeer, argali, Siberian ibex, red deer, etc. As we head deeper into the forest, we will discover nature's amazing untouched beauty. Wildflowers are spread between the rocks. Meadow flowers such as edelweiss and many kind of herbs are used for medical purposes by the locals. Tsagaan nuur and Darkhad valley is a low lying area with more than 200 lakes, the largest is the Tsagaan nuur lake. The area is surrounded by extensive marshland, mountains, and forested hills, and it is the natural home of Tsaatan minority reindeer people.



Arrive in Ulaanbaatar

City sightseeing with visits to the National History Museum and Gandan monastery. Short briefing on the upcoming tour and welcome dinner. Accommodation: in the hotel.



Flight to Murun town, Khovsgol province

Today we fly to Murun town, the center town of Khovsgol province, where you will meet your travel team at the airport. We will drive to Khovsgol Lake for 100 km. Stay overnight at ger camp by the shore of the lake. Accommodation: Tourist ger camp.

Toursit Ger Camp at Lake Khuvsgul


Exploration of Khovsgol Lake National Park

Begin the day with a tour of Khovsgol Lake National Park. Revel in the vast expanse of the magnificent Khovsgol Lake, which spans an impressive area of 2,760 km^2. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the taiga forest, clear waters, and lush greenery. After soaking in the sights, embark on a lakeshore walk to experience the serene ambiance of the region. Settle for the night and enjoy the pristine surroundings.

Toursit Ger Camp at Lake Khuvsgul

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