Seize the opportunity to become part of an ancient tradition! Explore the lifestyle of the famous eagle hunters as you live in their traditional gers, experience the thrill of the hunt with them, and find yourself immersed as a hunter.The hunting can only be done in winter and the cold seasons from late September until March.The tour entirely depends on the individual. The tour is originally planned for 6 days, however if an individual prefers longer or shorter, or even would like to be with multiple families, it can be easily arranged.
DAY1. Arrive to Bayan-Ílgii Province, home of the Kazakh people who have a different language, ancient traditions based on Islamic religion and more than 250 activenomadic eagle hunters. The local people are very friendly and famous for their hospitality. At the airport, meet your team:English-speaking tour guide, cook and driver with4x4 transport. Head to Kazakh eagle hunter’s family. Enjoy nomadic lifestyle
DAY2. Real hunting day. Ride a horse and go to hunting with a Golden Eagle. The Eagle Hunter and tour guide will explain the way of eagle hunting, and hopefully we will catch fox or rabbit. It will take about 4-5 hours on horseback.
DAY3. Drive to another Eagle Hunter’s family.
DAY4. Real Hunting with Eagle.
DAY5. Drive back to Ílgii. Visit local Kazakh Museum and the bazaar, Stay the night at hotel. Dinner with team at restaurant.
DAY6. Fly back to UB