Survival School OVERLEVEN is collaborating with Tamar Valkenier to take you on an adventure of a lifetime in one of the most remote areas of the world, the spectacular Altai Mountain range in the west of Mongolia.
Important: you don’t have to be a survival specialist to join this incredible Mongolian Trekking Adventure. This trip is designed for anyone who wants to have an epic adventure.
The Adventure starts in Ulaanbaatar. We will meet our local Mongolian driver Sara on the airport with his Russian “Bukhanka” van. From there on we start our adventure and drive 1650 kilometers (offroad & normal roads) to Olgii a small place in the province of Bayan-Ulgi in western Mongolia. We will be joined by a local Mongolian guide with his horses and 2 or 3 camels. While traversing the most incredible landscapes, you will about the mongolian culture and how to interact with the local nomads, about the unique wildlife in these mountains and many more things that will make this trip an incredible journey through Mongolia.
Fitness level: We will travel by foot and carry our personal gear in our backpacks. Extra equipment will be loaded on the camels. You have to be able to walk around 15 kilometers per day and be comfortable sleeping outside on some of the most beautiful campspots in the world. If you have any doubts about your fitness level, please contact us to discuss the issues.
Not included in this price is: your own international flights to and from Ulaanbaatar international airport. (approx. €850,- Amsterdam – Ulaanbaatar – Amsterdam); Return ticket to Ulaanbaator by Hunnu Air (4 hours, approx. €125,-). Optional is to add a few days to your mongolian experience and drive through the country with a private local guide.
Dates 2019: 9 – 23 juni (including flight and transit days)