Khuvsgul nuur is located in the northwest of Mongolia near the Russian border, at the foot of the eastern Sayan Mountains. It is 1,645 metres (5,397 feet) above sea level, 136 kilometres (85 miles) long and 262 metres (860 feet) deep. It is the second-most voluminous freshwater lake in Asia, and holds almost 70% of Mongolia’s fresh water and 0.4% of all the fresh water in the world. The town of Hatgal is at the southern end of the lake.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Murun, Khuvsgul Province, Mongolia|
|WEAR||Comfortable warm clothing, warm boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
|Destination||Khuvsgul lake, Khuvsgul Province, Murun, Ulaan-Baatar|
Fly to Ulaan-Baatar, Capital of Mongolia.
- Arrive in Ulaan-Baatar at the Chingis Khaan International Airport.
- You will meet our guide and driver.
- Transfer to the hotel.
- Sightseeing with Mongolian’s largest Buddhist Monastery, listen to horns calling lamas to temple, rituals and observe the monks, after lunch visit Natural History museum.
After breakfast drive to Terelj resort 70 km, lunch, visit Turtle Rock and nomadic family, get acquainted with nomadic life and test Mongolian milk products, horse riding , dinner overnight in tourist camp.
Back to Ulaan-Baatar
In the morning time in leisure ,after lunch drive to UB stay in hotel.
Fly to Murun, Khuvsgul province.
Transfer to the Airport, flight to Murun, after lunch drive to Khuvsgul Lake, dinner Overnight in tourist camp.
Have opportunity to ride reindeer and Observe
During whole lovely day , you will have opportunity to ride reindeer and Observe them. We will spend next day in walking, hiking horseback riding in the environs at the lake and the nearby mountains, visiting the local nomadic families. Optional boating trip is available on requist.