Event date: 2017.03.06 - 2017.03.07
Venue: Bulgan soum, Umnugobi province
Travel to the Gobi Desert to attend the “Thousand Camel Festival”, organized by a local non-governmental organization working to protect and preserve the Bactrian Camel population, which has been steadily declining over the past 15 years. This magnificent festival allows travelers a rare opportunity to interact with and learn first-hand about these amazing animals and the camel herders, nomadic lifestyle. Highlights of the festival includes camel races, camel polo, nice couple competitions and other amazing competitions. It usually happens on March.