Authentic Mongolia: The Golden Eagle Festival
Begin your Mongolian odyssey in the dynamic capital, Ulaanbaatar. Here, ancient spirituality meets modern life at the Gandan Buddhist Temple, and the rich tapestry of the nation's history unfolds at the Mongolia Museum of National History. Indulge in a shopping spree for exquisite Mongolian cashmere and unique handicrafts in the local markets, followed by an evening of enchanting folk music and dance.
Your adventure takes an exciting lift as you soar to the South Gobi, where the dramatic Khongor Sand Dunes rise like golden giants. At the Gobi Erdene Ger Camp, feel the thrill of scaling these massive dunes and exploring the desert on camelback. Discover the Flaming Cliffs, a treasure trove of dinosaur fossils, and the ancient petroglyphs that whisper tales of yore.
In the verdant Yol Valley, a surprising emerald in the desert, encounter diverse wildlife and visit nomadic families, delving into their enduring way of life on an authentic cultural exchange. Witness the majestic wild Takhi horses in Khustai National Park, a symbol of successful conservation.
The journey crescendos at the Golden Eagle Festival in Bayan-Ulgii, a vibrant celebration of Kazakh culture. Marvel at the skill of eagle hunters and immerse yourself in the festivities. This Mongolian tour is not just a trip; it is a foray into a world where time-honored traditions and natural wonders coalesce into an unforgettable experience.
Discover the spiritual heart of Mongolia at the Gandan Buddhist Temple in bustling Ulaanbaatar.
Indulge in the luxury of Mongolian cashmere and unique souvenirs during a shopping expedition to the local markets of Ulaanbaatar.
Marvel at the towering Khongor Sand Dunes, a golden wonder of the South Gobi Desert.
Embark on a thrilling camel ride across the vast, mystical landscapes of the Gobi.
Explore the Flaming Cliffs, a prehistoric wonderland of dinosaur fossils and vibrant red hues.
Immerse yourself in the lush Yol Valley, an oasis of wildlife and greenery in the desert.
Delve into the lives of local nomadic families, experiencing their timeless traditions and warm hospitality.
Witness the rare and majestic Takhi horses in their natural habitat at Khustai National Park.
Celebrate the rich Kazakh culture at the Eagle Festival, a spectacular display of skill and tradition.
Journey through the ancient petroglyphs, where Bronze Age art offers a window into Mongolia's distant past.
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Measures have been taken to positively impact our environment
This journey positively affects the local communities visited.
Experiences on this journey provide authentic cultural interaction and connection
The Evolved Traveler is allocating $65 per person* (average) in conjunction with our partners, Offset Alliance, to help offset this journey through verified carbon removal and reversals projects.
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