Tea Road Heritage Festival beginsArt & Culture
Khovd /MONTSAME/ The Tea Road Heritage Festival is taking place in Khovd aimag on September 24-30. Khovd aimag is organizing the event to promote and inherit tangible and intangible heritage, folk arts and tea culture of many ethnic groups and to develop local tourism.
The five-day festival features mini-Naadam festival, camel caravan, horsemen competition, scientific conference and short-distance tours. Moreover, the fifth international festival of khuumii or throat singing as well as many interesting performances of contortion, epic poem, flute and Mongolian folk dance will take place during the festival.