Naadam Festival

Naadam Festival is truly one of the world’s most exciting and colourful traditional festivals.

Mongolian Wrestling

Naadam has its origin in the activities, such as military parades and sporting competitions such as archery, horse riding and wrestling.

Horse racing

Naadam has its origin in the activities, such as military parades and sporting competitions such as archery, horse riding and wrestling.

1 Days
Starts from: 68 USD
Group size : 1-8 people

Schedule 2017 & 2018

departure
jun 06 jun 13 jun 16 jun 27
jul 04 jul 19 jul 25
aug 03 aug 14 aug 28 sep 06
Daily price
8 or more Pax: 68USD
4 Pax: 82USD 3 Pax: 95USD
2 Pax: 100USD 1 Pax: 163USD

Naadam Festival is truly one of the world’s most exciting and colourful traditional festivals. It is so unique as listed on the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list.


The three days event officially celebrates Mongolian Revolution and Independents, although the festival is said to predate Genghis Khan. Naadam has its origin in the activities, such as military parades and sporting competitions such as archery, horse riding and wrestling.


Tour is more unique with many other surprises such us free for tasting dairy products and national beverages, riding horses, yaks & camels as well as wearing traditional costumes during the Festival.

Why choose this tour

  • Naadam Festival is most exciting traditional festival of Mongolia
  • Listed on the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list
  • Wear traditional costumes during the Festival
  • Military parades & sporting competition
  • Mongolian wrestling
  • Horse racing
  • Archery

Full itinerary

Nomadic Naadam Festival 1 Day

12.30 Meet at Sukhbaatar square with Discover sign coach.

13.00 Drive to Mongol Nomadic camp.

14.00 Opening Ceremony of Naadam Festival.

14.20 The First round of Mongolian Wrestling.

14.30 Short performance of folk music and dance.
15.00 The Second round of Mongolian Wrestling.

15.20 Archery competition

15.30 The third round of Mongolian Wrestling

15.30 Horse racing starts with the melodious voice of little children.

15:50 While waiting for the horses coming from the starting line, performance continues with competition to select the best equestrian couple.

16:30 Awarding prizes for all winners of wrestling, horse racing and archery.

16:40 closing ceremony of the Mini Naadam. Free time for taking photos.

17.00 Drive back to Ulaanbaatar city.

18.00 Arrive in UB and drop off at Sukhbaatar square.

Services included

Guide:

English speaking guide service

Transportation:

Transportation in coach

Fees:

Entrance fee for national park

Mini Naadam festival

Other:

Bottled mineral water

Services not included


Personal expenses:
Such as beverages, alcoholic drinks, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the tour itinerary.


Travel insurance:
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