Climb to the Highest Mountain of Mongolia

Western part of Mongolia is where Mongolian minority of Kazakh people live. You will discover their history of Kasakh people live. You will discover their history and traditional life, enjoying the nature that is blessed with mountains with scenic beauty, rich and interesting culture. Interesting sites: Snow Capped Peaks, Potanin and Alexander’s glaciers sights and customs of Kazakh people. Potanin Glacier stretches 19km. On this trip you will climb the highest peak of Mongolia which is “Khuiten” peak (4374m, 14,350ft) and Malchin peak (4027m), which marks the intersection Russian, Chinese and Mongolian borders. Altai Tavan Bogd was protected in 1996.



Climb to the Highest Mountain of Mongolia

    Tour itinerary


Day 1 Arrival in Ulaanbaatar 
Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to hotel. After checking-in to the hotel, we will do a short city tour including Chinggis Square, Chinggis Khaan Monument, Gandan Monastery and Zaisan Hill for panoramic view of the city. Before dinner, we will enjoy Mongolian traditional folklore concert. Have a dinner. Overnight at hotel
Day 2 Ulaanbaatar – Preparation day 
Visit local black market and shopping center to purchase some travelling equipments. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 Ulaanbaatar - Ulgii - Base camp
Take flight to Ulgii town, the center of Bayan-Ulgii province for 3 hours. Drive to Tavan Bogd Mountain through Ulaan Khus village. On the way, we will have a picnic. Arrive at Base camp in entrance gate of National park. Overnight at tent  
Day 4 Base camp - Camp-1
We will leave our vehicle and trek to Malchin Mountain about 17 km. Luggage will be carried on camel or horse. We will pass two mountains. We will set up for the climbing and acclimatize around camp-1 and short trekking at beautiful natural scenery. Overnight at tent
Day 5 Camp-1 - Malchin Peak - Camp-1
We will climb to the Malchin peak and its elevation makes a good acclimatization day for mountain climbers and provides a long climb, mostly on screw and requiring no technical equipment. Come back to Camp-1 for overnight. Overnight at tent  
Day 6 Camp-1 - Potanin Glacier - Camp-2
Early in the morning, we will walk around 8-9 kms through Potanin’s Glacier to Advance Camp-2 in Khonog Tolgoi. Arrive at Camp-2 and set up tent. Overnight at tent 
Day 7 Camp-2 - Khuiten Peak - Camp-1
In the next morning, we climb to Khuiten Peak. From the summit you will get spectacular views into land of China, Russia and Mongolia. It is permanently covered with glaciers and snow. Then we will walk back to Camp-1. Overnight at tent
Day 8 Reserve day
We will have a reserve day for mountain climbing to Malchin and Khuiten peak. Overnight at tent
Day 9 Back to base camp
In the morning, we will start to return to the base camp with our car. In the afternoon free time for relax. Overnight at tent
Day 10 Base camp - Ulgii 
Drive back to Ulgii town. Visit to Kazakh families living in the countryside. Enjoy their hospitality and experience different culture and custom. Visit local museum and black market. Dinner and overnight at local hotel
Day 11 Ulgii - Ulaanbaatar 
Take a flight back to Ulaanbaatar and arrive at Chinggis khan airport. Transfer to hotel and check in. In the afternoon, we will do short sightseeing tour including Natural History Museum or National History Museum or Bogd Khan Winter Palace Museum. In the afternoon free time for shopping and for relax. Have a farewell dinner. Overnight at hotel 
Day 12 Departure 
Check out hotel. Transfer to airport. Departure


Climb to the Highest Mountain of Mongolia

    Including


  • Hotel**** in Ulaanbaatar for 3 nights
  • Local hotel for 1 night
  • Tent camping for 7 nights
  • All transportation during whole trip
  • English speaking guide
  • Local trekking guide
  • Full board during the trip
  • Cook and cooking set
  • Camping equipments as mattresses and tent
  • Sightseeing and National park entrance fee as mentioned in the program
  • Climbing permission
  • Domestic flight round trip
  • 1L bottled mineral water per person per day


Climb to the Highest Mountain of Mongolia

    Excluding


  • Insurance
  • International transport
  • Beverages
  • Any additional program which is not mentioned above
  • Camping goods and sleeping bags
  • Climbing equipments
  • Tip
  •   Category

    Adventure tours

  •   Tour code

    MO`12`

  •    Duration

  •    Tour level

    Difficult

  •    Map



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