WHAT TO SEE IN MONGOLIA & WHAT TO DO IN MONGOLIA
What to see and what to do in Mongolia? Here is the best information about what to see in Mongolia. We have collected all the information about top touristic destinations in Mongolia starting from remote western corner of Mongolia and all the way through Gobi desert in central Mongolia to its east.
Mongolian Altai is wild and amazing place that is worth visiting once in your life this wonderful and sacred place that is hidden deep in Mongolia, the place that is full of adventure, mystery and dignity. Once taking a decision to visit Altai mountains, you will never feel sorry for that decision. It doesn’t matter what kind of tour you will choose you will experience something totally unforgettable, you will fell in love with the Altai Mountains and make you come back here again and again.
What to do in Mongolia?
Before you go to Mongolia you must know more about Mongolia. For example what you can do or what places you will need to visit. Mongolia is a very beautiful country. There are no latest technologies or any buildings that may surprise you but you can be surprised by unusual lifestyles and traditions. Mongolia is famous for its history and historical places. There are beautiful nature, mountains, lakes, and rivers.
What things to see in Mongolia?
Mongolia has a very little population and despite that, they have large land. So Mongolia has everything that cares about wild nature. Mongolia has large snow mountains, pure running waters, big and long rivers, huge lakes, green fields, and even unlimited long and hot deserts. So there is a large selection of destinations to choose.
Visit historical places
Mongolia is a land of Chinggis Khan who was the most famous King of central Asia. Temujin which is another name of great khan was the first King who has joined together small Mongol nomadic tribes and turned it into the most powerful army ever. His army did fight over half of the world and became a strong empire in the year of one thousand two hundred. 5th president of Mongolia before his presidency he built the biggest statue in the word that Chinggis Khan on his horse. Besides that, there are many other historical places to visit that even older 10,000 years back before our century.
See the different life of Mongolian nomads
Mongolia is one of the countries that can surprise anyone who came from the western territory. Mongolian nomads have very different lifestyles and different conception about human life. People are very relaxed. Mongolian nomads used to live a life free like a bird so it is impossible to control them. They make many milk products that came until today from generation to generation. In the western part of Mongolia, there are different ethnic groups that they have a similar lifestyle but way different religion or tradition. Mongolian nomads are very generous and they have the best hospitality ever.
Trekking in Mongolia
Mongolia is a perfect place for trekking. There are destinations for trekking in nature. It is wild nature with surrounding with mountains, lakes, and rivers. You can do trekking as a hiker or do it as horse trekking. The better destination is the western Mongolian Altai Tavan Bogd national park that borders Russia and China. Altai Tavan Bogd is famous for its high mountains that you can get easy on its top without any equipment, longest glacier that you can walk on it, nomadic families that you can also visit.
Discovery tours in Mongolia
As Mongolia has a large land it is not possible to see all Mongolia when you have very little time. In that case, many people do discovery tours where you will see Mongolia by driving. In discovery tours, you can drive from place to place and see as much as you can. Most recommended and in our tour selection this tour as “Vacation in Mongolia”.