Tour in Mongolia - Hiking trip in Mongolia

Tsenkher Homestay
7 days: June, July, August

Tsetserleg, main town of Arkhangai province, a vibrant city, visit to temple Zayain Khuree, 
Tsenkher Hot springs 
Homestay with nomadic families in hidden camps in a non-touristy areas, 
Immersion into nomadic life, discovery of traditional livestock husbandry, 
Mongolian ger-yurt, customs and culture, traditions and modernity.

Price 520 USD/pers for 2 pers 
Price 420 USD/pers for 3 pers  

• Transfer to Tsetserleg by bus, in 460 km from Ulaanbaatar (return travel), 
• Two nights’ accommodation in Tsetserleg (no transfers), 
• Full board accommodation in yurts with nomads, 
• Cart or other means for carrying your luggage during the trek, 
• A transfer to the UB bus station (once). 

• Transfers airport - Ulaanbaatar, 
• Accommodation and visits in Ulaanbaatar, 
• Meals in Ulaanbaatar, in Tsetserleg and during the bus transfers UB-Tsetserleg, 
• Translator (recommended), 
• Bath in Tsenkher hot springs, 
• Sleeping bag, 
• Bottled water, coffee and non-traditional products, 
• Small gifts for families, 
• Visits and tickets non-mentioned in the package, 
• Visa and international travel. 

Itinerary in Mongolia, day by day.

Day 1. Ulaanbaatar – Tsetserleg, 465 km 
Bus transfer. First big crossing of the steppe, 6h. Free afternoon in Tsetserleg, the capital of the province Arkhangai. Guesthouse.  
Day 2. Nomadic trail Tsenkher, 14 km 
First nomadic hiking with Galbadrakh. He will lead us across green valleys and forested hills to his camp. A beautiful immersion into nomadic life. The family welcomes us with the airag, fermented mare’s milk and Mongolian food. Hiking on surrounding hills. In the evening, you will learn Mongolian traditional games. Overnight in yurt. 
Day 3. Hot springs of Tsenkher, 17 km 
Hiking towards hot water springs. Hot springs of Tsenkher flows out of the ground at the temperatures close to 90°C. Touristic resorts offer the accommodation and bath in open-air pools. We will stay with nomadic family tonight. 
Day 4. Mongolian Yurt 
Small trek, 7 km to the next nomadic family. After lunch we will erect a Mongolian yurt with the family. Walk with our host to see amazing views from hills. Dinner and overnight in yurt. 
Day 5. Mongolian dairies 
Return journey with Galbadrakh, 28 km. His wife will learn the basics of dairy products: fresh cream, dry cheese and alcoholic drink. Nomadic meals and overnight in yurt. 
Day 6. Herder and farmer 
After breakfast, we hike 12 km. Tsekher is an old nomad-herder who has been converted into a farmer, thus he entertains a solar greenhouse and he cultivates 14 sorts of vegetables. Dinner and overnight in yurt. 

Day 7. Tsetserleg - Ulaanbaatar 
Breakfast in yurt. Return to Tsetserleg. Depart to Ulaanbaatar.