Experience winter in Mongolia and nomadic culture during the Ice and Snow Festival on the frozen Lake Khövsgöl, Mongolia`s largest freshwater lake. Give ice skating a go and watch local inhabitants of the area compete in horse sleighing races, ice skating races, or slippery ice sumo. Interact with reindeer herders and their amazing animals; and get the chance to learn about the different ethnic groups of the area and shaman rituals during this spectacular two-day event.
The Ice Festival at Lake Khövsgöl takes place from February 28 until March 1, 2020. For further information about Sundowners Overland journeys that visit the Ice Festival at Lake Khövsgöl, please contact our Travel Advisors.