If you like your travels to be different than those of your friends, what could possibly beat undergoing training as one of Genghis Khan’s Mongol warriors?! You will stay in felt gers and tented camps out on the fantastic, expansive Mongolian steppe, sleeping under black starry skies and in crisp fresh air.
Though this trip has an historical element, it’s really about the fun—you’ll don a proper Mongol warrior costume while learning to ride and herd horses, shoot with a bow and arrow, cook, do guard duty and master battle tactics!
Learning how to be a Mongolian warrior with lessons in archery and horseback riding at a training camp three hours outside Ulaanbaatar, the Mongolian capital
Cooking traditional Mongolian meals, including handmade milk products
Wrestling according to Genghis Khan's own war tactics
Riding along the scenic path from Dund Bayan to Gunjin Temple, built in 1740 by the son of a Manchu emperor
Pioneer Expeditions • 011.44.1202.798.922 Length/Departs: 9 days/June, Sept. + tailored dates Accommodation: Gers, tented camps, hotel Price: £2,475 Difficulty: Easy, with a great sense of humour!
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