World Affairs Council of Greater Houston

MONGOLIA: Big Skies, Serene Steppes

Saturday, August 6, 2022 | 12:00 AM to Wednesday, August 17, 2022 | - 11:30 PM
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Trip cost pp $5,429 member; non-member $5529

Single Supplement $820

Trip Highlights:

  • Steppes, sheep, horses
  • Smiling people
  • Chinggis Khan
  • Nomadic life, first hand
  • Staying in ger camps
  • Airag- fermented mare’s milk
  • Origins of Mongolian and Turkic empires
  • Karakorum – capital of Chinggis’s successors
  • Przewalski’s horse
  • Gobi Desert
  • Where dinosaurs were
  • Lecture by a local Paleontologist
  • Khongoryn Sand Dunes
  • Mongolian Throat Singing
  • Local Naadam Festival: Mongolian wrestling, archery, horse races.
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Saturday, August 6, 2022 | 12:00 AM to Wednesday, August 17, 2022 | - 11:30 PM
 

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