Sustainable And Eco-Hotels In Mongolia

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  • Official Name:Mongolia

  • Capital:Ulaanbaatar

  • Population:3,278,290

  • Area:1,564,116 km²

  • Major Languages:Mongolian

  • Major Religions:Buddhism

  • Life expectancy:69.87 years

  • Currency:Mongolian Tugrik

10 Things To Do In Mongolia

  • 1. Explore the Gobi Desert

    Discover the vast desert landscapes, sand dunes, and unique rock formations.

  • 2. Visit the ancient city of Karakorum

    Explore the former capital of the Mongol Empire and visit Erdene Zuu Monastery.

  • 3. Khuvsgul Lake

    Enjoy the pristine beauty of the "Blue Pearl of Mongolia," one of the world`s largest freshwater lakes.

  • 4. Experience nomadic culture in the countryside

    Stay in a traditional ger, ride horses, and learn about the nomadic way of life.

  • 5. Naadam Festival

    Attend this traditional festival featuring horse racing, wrestling, and archery competitions.

  • 6. Terelj National Park

    Hike through stunning landscapes and visit the Turtle Rock and Aryabal Meditation Temple.

  • 7. Hustai National Park

    Spot the wild takhi horses, also known as Przewalski`s horses, in their natural habitat.

  • 8. Amarbayasgalant Monastery

    Visit one of Mongolia`s largest and most beautiful monasteries.

  • 9. Ulaanbaatar

    Explore the capital city and visit the Gandantegchinlen Monastery and the National Museum of Mongolia.

  • 10. Taste Mongolian cuisine

    Try dishes like khorkhog (mutton stew), buuz (steamed dumplings), and aaruul (dried curd).

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When To Go To Mongolia

  • The best time to visit Mongolia is during the warm months of June to August. This vast landlocked country offers expansive steppes, rugged mountains, and nomadic cultures. Ulaanbaatar, the capital, provides a blend of modern development and historic monasteries. The Gobi Desert and Terelj National Park offer opportunities for outdoor adventures and cultural experiences. Mongolia`s wide-open spaces, traditional way of life, and breathtaking landscapes create a travel experience that feels like a journey to the heart of nature and authenticity.

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