Nomadic Family Homestay

Route:

Ulaanbaatar - Nomadic Family Stay

Duration:

5 nights / 6 days

Price From:

US$ 685

Region:

Ulaanbaatar - Nomadic Family Stay

Tour highlights:

Nomadic Family Stay

  • Day 1.  Arrival
  • Day 2. Ulaanbaatar – Nomadic Family
  • Day 3-4. Nomadic Family Stay
  • Day 5. Nomadic Family- Ulaanbaatar
  • Day 6.  Departure

Day 1.   Arrival

Meet your guide and driver upon arrival in Ulaanbaatar. Transfer to a hotel. Optional half and full day tours are available.

Day 2. Ulaanbaatar – Nomadic Family

In the morning drive to a nomadic family. Have a lunch with the family, familiarize yourself with the area and receive a basic introduction to the nomadic way of life. Overnight stay in your own ger (Mongolian traditional dwelling) next to the host nomadic family. (L/D)

Day 3 - 4. Nomadic Family Stay

Wake up early in the morning just like Mongolians and experience everyday life of nomads. The activities will include cow milking, herding sheep on horseback, admiring and taking in the beauty of nature and learning the terms for various ages and colors of sheep and goats. Get involved in making lunch and enjoy your first Mongolian dish prepared by your very own hands. Learn to make dairy products such as yoghurt, dried curds etc., Stay at the same ger. (B/L/D)

Day 5. Nomadic Family- Ulaanbaatar 

After breakfast bid farewell to the hosts and drive back to Ulaanbaatar. (B)

Day 6. Departure

In the morning transfer to the airport or train station for international departure.

Tour available dates:

From January - December/ 2017

Package price does not include accommodations in Ulaanbaatar

From 548 USD per person

Group size

Minimum 3pax

Maximum 5pax

Include:

  • Transfers upon arrival and departure
  • English speaking guide at all times.
  • In the countryside all lodging will be in ger camps.
  • All meals are provided as stated in the itinerary.
  • Ground transportation: in the countryside by a chauffeur driven 4WD jeep, bus in the city area.
  • Park entrance fees
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • 1 liter of drinking water per day per person

 Exclude:

  • Accommodation in a hotel or hostel in Ulaanbaatar
  • Hotel extras, such as telephone calls, bar bills and laundry services
  • Travel insurance, medical insurance
  • Visa application fees
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses such as IDD call, internet, laundry, items of a personal nature
  • Gratuity to local guides and drivers
  • Airfare or train ticket
  • Airport taxes, excess baggage charges (over 44pound / 20kilo)
  • Changes of arrival/departure flights
  • Additional services
  • Any charges of major force beyond our control (e.g. imposition, quarantine restrictions, etc...)
  • Optional excursions unless stated in your itinerary, etc…

This is a suggested packing list, which you should feel free to adjust to suit your needs. Please refer to our travel guide for more detailed information.

 

  • backpack or soft bag
  • spare batteries/bulb
  • personal medications
  • winter coat
  • winter boots
  • fleece jacket or wool jumper
  • cotton t-shirts
  • long sleeve shirts
  • winter long johns
  • winter socks
  • underwear
  • sun glasses
  • resealing (Ziploc) plastic bags
  • binoculars/camera
  • watch/ alarm clock
  • money belt/ pouch
  • insurance confirmation copy
  • emergency contact number
  • scarf
  • winter mittens
  • winter woolly hat