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Photo Tour to Mystical Reindeer Herders in Mongolia - 11 nights / 12 days

Photo Tour to Mystical Reindeer Herders in Mongolia

Tour highlights: 
• Flourishing and developing nomad’s capital city Ulaanbaatar
• Lake Khovsgol – crystal clear water lake
• Mongolian Ethnic Diversity, Dukha Tribe - The Reindeer Herders-Tsaatan people in the amazing wild Taiga 
• Mongolian Shamanism – Darkhad Depression is most famous for being one of the strong roots of true Shamanism

 

  • 4x4 offroad russian minivan
  • 11 nights / 12 days
  • Ulaanbaatar - Khovsgol -Ulaanbaatar 

  • 12 Breakfast 12 Lunch 12 Dinner
  • Ulaanbaatar , Khuvsgul
  • from 2465$
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Tours Northern Mongolia Photo Tour to Mystical Reindeer Herders in Mongolia

Take a photo tour to wild Taiga Mountains of Mongolia with experienced guide. Photographers and travelers have a great opportunity to photograph Mongolia’s epic landscapes such as majestic mountains, peaceful forest and picturesque lakes along with the hundreds of grazing sheep, galloping horses, caravanning reindeers, explore lifestyle of authentic Mongol nomads- the yurt dwellers, and experience mysterious shaman rituals while staying with Mongolian Ethnic Dukha Tribe-the teepee dwellers.

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You will be roaming through the taiga wilderness on reindeer and horseback, living with mystical Tsaatan people to experience primitive lifestyle, sitting around the campfire to talk about shaman stories, staying in teepee, waking up in the foggy morning surrounded the photogenic landscape of Northern Mongolia and Capture them all with your camera. All levels of photographers are welcome. If you are a landscape, portrait, travel or night photographer and looking for your next photo destination then this is the right tour for you. We are your specialized photography guide to Mongolia and ready to help you to collect amazing photo shoots and experience unique culture on this Mongolian Photo Adventure. 

 

Trip Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to the hotel. Have lunch at restaurant and relax for a while at hotel room. Start city tour with Gandan monastery and national history museum. We will walk through and photograph selected parts of Ulaanbaatar and the night life of the city which is thriving day by day. Hotel ****. (L/D)  

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Day 2. Domestic flight to Murun town and picked up from local airport by then drive to Khuvsgul Lake – as named as “Blue Pearl”. The lake itself is one of the natural wonders of the earth and the second largest freshwater lake. It is surrounded by magnificent pine-covered mountains. You will relax at the lakeshore and capture a multitude of stars over the blue lake. Stay overnight in ger camp. (B/L/D)

Mongolia photo tour to lake khovsgol

 

Day 3.  A half day photographing in Khovsgol Lake area surrounded by stunning color providing tips and tricks. Then heading to Tsagaan Nuur village, where Tsaatan people are settled. We will drive through Darkhad depression, is one of the must photograph landscapes in Mongolia due to its outstanding natural beauty, ragged mountains, peaceful meadows, marvelous lakes and clear air. Stay overnight at tent. (B/L/D) 

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Day 4.  The day we will leave our car and driver and meet our next adventure crew. Arrive at Lake Khogrog where we meet our horse crew and Riding Adventure begins here. Having lunch and short break, then start packing on horseback. We saddle up the horses and ride up to the Taiga Mountains. Tent camping. (B/L/D)

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Day 5-8. Reindeer herders/Tsaatan people, who live in the exact place for an ancient traditions and oldest religious human belief – Shamanism, that rules the tribal life for thousands of years and still exists today. Photograph in high Taiga forest environment, primitive lifestyle and ancient strange culture, unique portraits of Reindeer herders, adorable Dukha children who are spending their summer holiday, playing and riding reindeer around. Late evening we will experience and capture Spiritual Shaman’s performance, sacrificing ceremony to the earth.  Tented camp. (B/L/D)

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Day 9. It is time to heading back and say good bye to the incredible Tsaatan friends. Hop on horseback and ride back towards Khogrog Lake. We will stop in Tsagaan Nuur Village to take short rest. Wild camping on the way to Murun town. Stay in tent camp. (B/L/D)
 
Day 10. Arrive in Murun via Ulaan Uul village. Stay overnight in Local Hostel. (B/L/D)

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Day 11. Flight from Murun to Ulaanbaatar. Short city tour depending on the domestic flight. In the evening, go to traditional folk song performance and photograph colorful traditional dressed beautiful dancers and singers on the stage. Hotel****. (B/L/D)

ulaanbaatar performance

 

Day 12. Transfer to the airport and departure. We hope you will collect beautiful memories in your mind and unique captures on your camera. (B) 

 

 


 Day 1. Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to the hotel. Have lunch at restaurant and relax for a while at hotel room. Start city tour with Gandan monastery and national history museum. We will walk through and photograph selected parts of Ulaanbaatar and the night life of the city which is thriving day by day. Hotel ****. (L/D)

 
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Day 2. Domestic flight to Murun town and picked up from local airport by then drive to Khuvsgul Lake – as named as “Blue Pearl”. The lake itself is one of the natural wonders of the earth and the second largest freshwater lake. It is surrounded by magnificent pine-covered mountains. You will relax at the lakeshore and capture a multitude of stars over the blue lake. Stay overnight in ger camp. (B/L/D)
 
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Day 3. Morning shooting at the Khuvsgul Lake to Tsagaan Nuur soum. Stay overnight at tent. (B/L/D) 
 
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Day 4. We will continue our driving to Khogrog Lake. Meet to horse crew and horses riding towards Taiga to meet Shaman tribe. Tent camping. (B/L/D)
 
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Day 5-8. Reindeer herders/Tsaatan people, who live in the exact place for an ancient traditions and oldest religious human belief – Shamanism, that rules the tribal life for thousands of years and still exist today. Photograph in high Taiga forest environment, everyday life cycle of Reindeer herder and reindeer herds. Late evening event- Spiritual Shaman’s performance, sacrificing ceremony to the earth.  Tented camp. (B/L/D)
 
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Day 9. Back towards Murun and stop at Tsagaan Lake soum. (B/L/D)
 
Day 10. Arrive in Murun via Ulaan Uul village. Local Hostel. (B/L/D)
 
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Day 11. Flight from Murun to Ulaanbaatar. Short city tour depending on the domestic flight. In the evening, go to traditional folk song performance and photograph colorful traditional dressed beautiful dancers and singers on the stage. Hotel****. (B/L/D)
 
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Day 12. Transfer to the airport and departure. We hope you will collect beautiful memories in your mind and unique captures on your camera. (B)
 
 

Take a photo tour to wild Taiga Mountains of Mongolia with experienced guide. Photographers and travelers have a great opportunity to photograph Mongolia’s epic landscapes such as majestic mountains, peaceful forest and picturesque lakes along with the hundreds of grazing sheep, galloping horses, caravanning reindeers, explore lifestyle of authentic Mongol nomads- the yurt dwellers, and experience mysterious shaman rituals while staying with Mongolian Ethnic Dukha Tribe-the teepee dwellers.

Mongolia photography tour

You will be roaming through the taiga wilderness on reindeer and horseback, living with mystical Tsaatan people to experience primitive lifestyle, sitting around the campfire to talk about shaman stories, staying in teepee, waking up in the foggy morning surrounded the photogenic landscape of Northern Mongolia and Capture them all with your camera. All levels of photographers are welcome. If you are a landscape, portrait, travel or night photographer and looking for your next photo destination then this is the right tour for you. We are your specialized photography guide to Mongolia and ready to help you to collect amazing photo shoots and experience unique culture on this Mongolian Photo Adventure. 

 

Trip Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and transfer to the hotel. Have lunch at restaurant and relax for a while at hotel room. Start city tour with Gandan monastery and national history museum. We will walk through and photograph selected parts of Ulaanbaatar and the night life of the city which is thriving day by day. Hotel ****. (L/D)  

photo-tour-mongolia

 

Day 2. Domestic flight to Murun town and picked up from local airport by then drive to Khuvsgul Lake – as named as “Blue Pearl”. The lake itself is one of the natural wonders of the earth and the second largest freshwater lake. It is surrounded by magnificent pine-covered mountains. You will relax at the lakeshore and capture a multitude of stars over the blue lake. Stay overnight in ger camp. (B/L/D)

Mongolia photo tour to lake khovsgol

 

Day 3.  A half day photographing in Khovsgol Lake area surrounded by stunning color providing tips and tricks. Then heading to Tsagaan Nuur village, where Tsaatan people are settled. We will drive through Darkhad depression, is one of the must photograph landscapes in Mongolia due to its outstanding natural beauty, ragged mountains, peaceful meadows, marvelous lakes and clear air. Stay overnight at tent. (B/L/D) 

mongolia photography tour

 

Day 4.  The day we will leave our car and driver and meet our next adventure crew. Arrive at Lake Khogrog where we meet our horse crew and Riding Adventure begins here. Having lunch and short break, then start packing on horseback. We saddle up the horses and ride up to the Taiga Mountains. Tent camping. (B/L/D)

photo tour to Mongolia

 

Day 5-8. Reindeer herders/Tsaatan people, who live in the exact place for an ancient traditions and oldest religious human belief – Shamanism, that rules the tribal life for thousands of years and still exists today. Photograph in high Taiga forest environment, primitive lifestyle and ancient strange culture, unique portraits of Reindeer herders, adorable Dukha children who are spending their summer holiday, playing and riding reindeer around. Late evening we will experience and capture Spiritual Shaman’s performance, sacrificing ceremony to the earth.  Tented camp. (B/L/D)

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mongolia photos taiga mountains

 

Day 9. It is time to heading back and say good bye to the incredible Tsaatan friends. Hop on horseback and ride back towards Khogrog Lake. We will stop in Tsagaan Nuur Village to take short rest. Wild camping on the way to Murun town. Stay in tent camp. (B/L/D)
 
Day 10. Arrive in Murun via Ulaan Uul village. Stay overnight in Local Hostel. (B/L/D)

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Day 11. Flight from Murun to Ulaanbaatar. Short city tour depending on the domestic flight. In the evening, go to traditional folk song performance and photograph colorful traditional dressed beautiful dancers and singers on the stage. Hotel****. (B/L/D)

ulaanbaatar performance

 

Day 12. Transfer to the airport and departure. We hope you will collect beautiful memories in your mind and unique captures on your camera. (B) 

 

 

Group size Price/Per person
4 pax 2465$
5-6 pax 2150$
7-12 pax 1950$
9-15 pax 1780$

 

Services included in the cost:

Accommodation: Hotel, ger camp and tented camp
Guiding and interpreting service
Full board meals
Domestic flights
Cook outside Ulaanbaatar 
Horses and Camping equipment 
Transport: vehicle 4x4 or minivan
Entrance fees to protected areas and National Parks
Museums and cultural performance

Services not included in the cost: 
Internationals airfare 
Personal equipment
Optional activity cost 
Excess baggage charges
Single room supplement 
Alcoholic drinks 
Sleeping bag 
Travel Insurance 


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