Affordable fishing trip in Mongolia and chance to catch the largest fresh water fish in the world. Fish along the Eg and Uur river and visit local family. Duration: 9 days, 8 nights
Arrive in Ulaanbaatar and our guide will pick you up from the airport and transfer to the hotel.
Leave the hotel (in UB) and drive to the airport and fly by local flight to Murun Town. Picked up by SUV or 4WD van and drive to the Deer Stone site, unique bronze age heritage. We pass by Erdenebulgan village and pass over 2 hills. The terrain is half steppe, hills, mountains and forest. Because of the road condition it takes sometimes 5-6 hours to drive for 180 km (110 miles)
When we head to Northern Mongolia – Khubsugul province, there are lots of rivers and streams to cross also to fish for few hours or overnight. On the way to Erdenebulgan village we drop by one of them named Zunii Gol, which means Summer River. These river inflows to the Eg River. These rivers have Siberian Lenok, Siberian Grayling and other frsh water salmons. We can test here our fish lures. In this kind of rivers we could normally catch 4-5 fish in one hour. New Milestone’s fishing guides tested here and farther down bigger fish caught. The spot is around 15 – 18 km from the Eg River confluence, which is also interesting spot for fishermen.
After breakfast we will go to the fishing paradise in Khuvsgul province, middle of the forest mountains reaches to the Eg River. New Milestone provides here remote camp facilitated with Mongolian Traditional Ger (accommodation) or teepee, catering and camp shower. This is around 35 km from the Erdenebulgan village. Camping is about 15-20 km away from Uur River and Eg River confluence. Nearby the camp there are local nomads live and excellent for visiting and experience their beautiful hospitality.
In the morning, driving up stream for more fishing holes and after fishing we will visit local nomad family for learning local culture and way of living. We will stay overnight at the camp.
Leave the camp and drive to the confluence of the Uur and Eg river. The Eg River has many rivers inflow and these names are Zerleg, Buural and Uilgan. Because of the rapid flowing small rivers and stream in the mountain there are abundant of fresh water fish in the Eg River. This is best place for fly fishing or spinning.
After breakfast, pack and drive back to the Murun town. It will take one full day of driving and we will reach to the town by evening. Lunch on the road.
Domestic flight to Ulaanbaatar. And transfer to the hotel. Afterwards we will have shopping for souvenirs, Mongolian famous cashmere factory store and state department store. Farewell dinner.
Transfer to the airport.