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Mongolia

Mongolians are the people with rich and proud history, tradition, culture and also with a combination of breathtaking nature

Welcome to Mongolia with ancient history, culture and unique tradition.

About Mongolia...

Places that tell history

From here you will be able to get knowledge about Mongolian historical and natural sights

Arkhangai

Terkhiin Tsagaan lake

Khentii

4 Hot Springs of Gurvan lake

Bulgan

Amarbayasgalant Monastery

Khuvsgul

Khuvsgul lake

Khovd

Gurban Tsenkher cave

Zavkhan

Ulaagchni Khar lake

Bayan-Olgii

Baga Turgan Waterfall

Ulaanbaatar

Sukhbaatar Square

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Interesting facts

Ulaanbaatar

The coldest capital city in the World

Religion

87percent of the Mongols worship Buddhism.

Museum

There are 46 museums in Mongolia

Money bills

Chinggis khaan was the first to successfully launched paper money in practical usage

5 muzzle domestic animals

The number of Mongolian livestock is 67 million

Population

The current population of Mongolia is 3.4 million

Traditional long song

A melody that arose from the daily life of nomads

Horse-head fiddle

The string of the horse-head fiddle looks like 2 strings, but the thick outer string is 140-160 and the inner fine string is made of 100-120 horsehair.

Statue of Sukhbaatar

The first modern statue made by the Mongols

the painting of an old fiddler

"U. Yadamsuren, winner of the state award and People's Artist, painted ""The Old Fiddler"" in 1958."

Chinggis khaan

He was born in 1162 in Borjigon clan and he was called Temuujin. He is one of the most talented war lord in history

Gobi bear

The only remaining bear species that lives in a desert environment

Chinggis khaan statue

Largest equestrian statue on the planet

Mongolian ger

Scientists have determined that the Mongolian ger was created sometime around 3000 BC.

Petroglyph

Petroglyphs can be seen from places where Mongols migrated.

United nations

Mongolia became a part of the UN in 1961.

Salary

Average salary of Mongolian person is 505 USD per month

Population of Ulaanbaatar

46.83 percent of the Mongolian population lives in Ulaanbaatar

Deel

Deel is a Mongolian traditional outfit that is suited for Mongolian climate

The Hu band

The Hu means person, Hunnu state, Hunic people

Queens of Chinggis khaan

Great Queen Burte had four queens: Ujin, Yesui, Yesugen, and Hulan.

Buns for Tsagaan sar

These buns are placed during Mongolian lunar new year and during the Naadam festival

Khuvsgul lake

Khuvsgul lake occupies 0.4 percent of the freshwater resources on our planet.

Snow leopard

There are about 800-1000 snow leopards in Mongolia, which is 20 percent of the world's recorded snow leopards.

Pallas cat

Pallas cat lives in the steppes of Asia at an altitude of about 1000-4000 meters

Wild donkey

Wild donkey that lives only in Mongolian Gobi desert

Blue spot

Every Mongolian is born with a blue spot on their bottom.

Mongolian traditional wrestling

Researchers believe that there are at least 45 basic tricks in Mongolian wrestling to defeat your opponent.

Steamed dumplings

Mongolian traditional meals

Tarbosaurus Bataar

A 70 million year old carnivorous dinosaur fossil was found from Umnugovi province.

Dry beef jerkey

Dry beef jerkey is dried meat that can be stored for a long time and is a unique Mongolian food that has been passed down for hundreds of years.

Golden gerege

Credentials engraved on gold and silver plates carried by royal messengers

Queen Genenpil

The last queen of Bogd khaan, Genenpil was famed for her beauty in her homeland

Knuckle bone games

In 2001, ankle bone shooting game became part of the National Festival and had official rules, and in 2014, it was included in the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.

Mongolian traditional boots

225 pieces of cowhide, 4500 meters of rope, 120 square meters of felt, 72 square meters of foam, 13 cubic meters of wood, 300 liters of glue, and 180 square meters of tarpaulin were used to create the largest Mongolian boot.

Dinosaur petrified eggs

80 million years old, 15 well-preserved dinosaur nests have been found from Gobi desert in Mongolia.

Gobi desert

The largers desert in Asia and 5th largest desert on the planet

Meer's ferminted milk

Meers ferminted milk is considered as dairy product