> Visit Khovd town > Hike through the Mongol Altai mountain range and its snow-capped mountains > Walk past wide-open valleys, icy streams, and lakes > Visit the Kazakh family and herders settlements > Conquer Tsambagarav mountain peak (4202 m) > Enjoy the amazing sceneries of Virgin nature
This trek takes place in one of the most remote mountain ranges of the world, in the Altai mountain ranges, heading towards its mighty peak, Tsambagarav (4202m), which is the third-highest mountain of Mongolia. The trekking adventure will start and end in Khovd town. The local team will meet you at the airport and will skillfully manage the tour. Mongolian horses and camels are part of the team, carrying your luggage and equipment through the places inaccessible by vehicles. The serenity of wild open valleys, snow-capped mountains, and stunning lakes make this journey a real paradise for trekkers and nature-lovers. While meetings with the locals you will find that their hardness and generosity reflect the arid and spectacular nature which surrounds them.
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 Khovd
We will drive towards Tsagaan Burgas valley, where we will stay overnight in a tented camp. Our travel team will welcome you to the already settled tented camp. Get acquainted with the team: drivers, chef, and the local guides. Accommodation: in the tent.
Tsagaan Burgas Valley
Setting Off and Reaching Sairiin Ekh
We begin our journey by loading our luggage onto the backs of our horses and camels. With everything set, we set off on our trek towards Sairiin Ekh. This will be our first destination, and along the way, we'll immerse ourselves in the beautiful landscapes and start acclimating to the trail. Accommodation: in the tent.