Eagle Hunting Tour [6 days]

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.

 

Tour included

 

  • Domestic Flight from Ulaanbaatar (round trip)
  • All accommodations  (hotel, tent, ger camp)
  • 2 days stay in Ulaanbaatar (city tour, hotel, meal)
  • All cooking and camping equipment
  • All transportation during tour (airport pick up)
  • Experienced English speaking guide
  • Cook (3 times meal, desert)
  • Driver ( FWD car, fuel)
  • Local guide (horse, support camel for luggage)
  • Eagle Hunting family
  • National Park permit and fees

 

Tour excluded

 

  • International airfare, visa
  • Sleeping bag
  • Trip insurance
  • Laundry
  • Excess baggage fees in airport(domestic 15kg )
  • Alcohol drinks
  • Gratuities

 

 

 

Tour Itinerary

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  

  Season:

  • 01th of August-01st  of April

  Duration:

  • Days: 6
  • Nights: 5

  Accommodition:

  • Eagle Hunter's family: 4
  • Hotel: 1

 Difficulty:

  • Moderate

  Price (for pax USD):

  • 2-4 persons:1080 
  • 5-8 persons:850 
  • 9+ persons:720