‘Nomads of Altai -2019’ festival begins

Art & Culture
2019-03-19 15:40:02

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A winter tourism festival ‘Nomads of Altai’ started today in Bayan-Ulgii aimag.

The event, co-organized by Ministry of Environment and Tourism, the aimag’s Environment and Tourism Department, and Mongolian Tourism Association, is aimed at promoting tradition and culture of Kazakh, Uriankhai, Durvud, and Tuvan people.

During the festival, eagle festival, craft fair, Uriankhai-style archery, ankle-bone shooting and Mongolian wrestling tournaments, and singing contest will take place. The tourism event will take place for four days.