Day 1: Arrive Ulaanbaatar. Transfer to hotel near to the central Sukhbaatar Square.
Day 2: Take the two and a half hour flight to Ulaangom in Uvs province. Jeep to start of trek. Meet local staff and camels and start hiking. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 3: Trek up to a pass from where there is a lovely view of the Blue Lake. Hike down and around the lake and over 3 low passes to reach the Kharkhiraa river. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 4: Trek past several ancient graves and standing stones. Follow the Kharkhiraa river and camp facing big red cliffs. (B) (L) (D)
Day 5: Climbing gradually, reach the base of Kharkhiraa pass and camp surrounded by big snow covered mountains. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 6: Climb 400m steeply up to the pass, then cross the high open plateau, with views of several glaciers and peaks. Camp beside a beautiful turquoise lake. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 7: Hike up to Yamaatiin Pass, highest point of the trek, followed by a very dramatic downhill climb into the valley. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 8: Trek down this wonderful valley whose flora and remarkable geological formations are in complete contrast to landscape seen previously. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 9: Hike to a small Kazakh mining town where we meet our driver and drive down to Uureg Lake, known for its abundant bird life. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 10: Jeep back to Ulaangom. Enjoy the shops and bars in the town. Includes: (B).
Day 11: Fly to Ulaanbaatar. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 12: Free day in Ulaanbaatar. Includes: (B).
Day 13: Departure. Includes: (B).
Note: This tour is guaranteed to run for a minimum of 4 people.
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