Taimen Fishing with Raft
Mongolia is known as one of the homeland for the biggest salmonid named Taimen. This species were found only in few countries like Japan, Russia/Siberia/, China and Mongolia. Unfortunately, It is almost disappeared in some countries, but some population are still survived in a few river basins in Russia and Mongolia. About Taimen fishing is very special and tp kind of fishing and its measure reaches up to 6ft’s long, so it becomes a dream for the many fishermen all over the world. On this trip you are drifting down the Eg river the freshest water in Mongolia and the fisheries would be grayling, lenok, pike, and taimen/hucho/. The destination is Khovsgol and Bulgan Province in Northern Mongolia.
PAX FOR 2 PERSON – 1460$
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Day 1. Arrival Day.
Arrive at the Chinggis Khaan Airport Ulaanbaatar. Our guide and driver will pick you up and take you to the hotel and rest till the noon. In the afternoon, we are going to have a city tour including: Sukhbaatar square, Zaisan hill, Gandan Monastery and National Historical Museum and a cultural show in the Evening. Dinner at restaurant. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 2. Selenge River-Khutag-Undur
Breakfast at the hotel. We’ll get on the way to the river Eg early in the morning. It is about 700 kilometers and takes around 10 hours to the start point so we have to sleep one night in tourist /ger/camp near by the Selenge the biggest river of Mongolia and enjoy the beauty of this valley. Dinner at camp restaurant and hot showers will be provided.
Day 3. Eg-Uur river- Start Point
Breakfast at the camp restaurant. Start moving to the river early as possible and we’ll be reached the start point in the afternoon. After a short break, we’ll prepare all the fishing gears and rafts to get ready for the trip. Before fishing our guide will give you a tips about Taimen fishing and its technique and safety instructions also will answer your questions and then we can start rafting and fishing. After short fishing we’ll find the best place to camp by the river shore. And our professional cook will start preparing the dinner. Overnight in tent.
Day 4 -12. Taimen fishing with raft.
Between these days, we’ll drift down the river every day and fish for Taimen and other species and we’ll appreciate every fish and release them on the minimum handling. The Eg river is one of the bigger rivers of Mongolia and many river flows to it, so it has powerful current and water supply. When you follow the Valley of this river you are able to see the how beautiful is natural creations and its wildlife and enjoy the most unspoiled spots.
Day 13. The Last day for Taimen fishing
After 8 days of fishing we’ll meet our vehicles today and hit the road to Ulaanbaatar and sleep on the way in tourist camp and celebrate the end of the trip. Dinner at camp restaurant, overnight at the camp.
Day 14. Back to Ulaanbaatar
Breakfast at camp. Drive to Ulaanbaatar early in the morning. We’ll be reaching Ulaanbaatar in the afternoon and we can go for souvenir shopping before dinner. Lunch on picnic. Dinner at restaurant.
Day 15. Departure day.
- English speaking Fishing guide
- A Professional cook
- Raft/if required/
- 4wd Vehicle/Driver
- 3 Meals a day
Things to bring:
- Fishing gears /recommended/
- Sleeping bag