Travel to Mongolia


 Mongolia is one of the most extraordinary travel destinations in the world today. It presents one the greatest unspoiled continuous tracts of wilderness on the planet, with pristine rivers, lakes and thriving wildlife. 


Many spectacular parts of Mongolia have been designated strictly protected areas and allow the traveler to enjoy wildlife on a scale unlike any other in all of Asia.

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Almost half of Mongolia’s population lives a nomadic lifestyle moving their nomadic homes called Gers as they travel with their livestock. Almost every Mongolian has a relative who is a nomad and living with nature in the great outdoors Mongolia's way of life.




 Mongolia is also one of the last horse based cultures and Mongolians are natural cowboys and cowgirls with children learning to ride as young three years old. Mongolian are tough but soft-spoken and very hospitable and with an open door policy for travelers passing through.


                                   Hovsgol Region                 Photo: A. Rahman


 The large cities and the capitol Ulan Baatar offer up to date amenities like Internet cafes, western style supermarkets, discos, museums, and foreign cuisine.


MongolianWildlife & Environment Conservation Online Resources

Mongolia ­ Natural Resources
Mongolia Agriculture
Mongolian Climate


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Mongolian Wildlife

Animal Info - Mongolia
 World’s Oldest Horse Runs Free in Mongolia
Mongolian Wild Horse
 Snow Leopard Species Survival Plan
Snow Leopard Conservancy

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Gobi Desert’s Exiled Bear
Conservation Case Study of the Gobi Bear
 Mongolian Argali Sheep

Saiga, Mongolian Antelope
Mongolian Reindeer
Sarah Handyside Riding Mongolian Reindeer & Bactrian Camel
 Mongolian Livestock, Five Main Animals
Mongolian Yak
Sheep Breeds of Mongolia
Mongolian Cashmere Goat Research
Mongolian Dogs
 Birds of Mongolia
Saker Falcon
 Fish & Fisheries in Mongolia
Mongolian Marmot
Mongolian Gerbil


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                               Mongolian Horses                  Photo: A. Rahman

Mongolian Ecosystems

Mongolia’s Uur River Near its Confluence with the Eg River
 Khangai Mountains Conifer Forests
 Mongolia’s Desert Zone
Gobi Desert, Mongolia
Desertification in Mongolia
Desert Habitats Printouts

Mongolian Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs ­ DinoData Geography Mongolia
American Museum of Natural History:A History in the Desert: Dinosaurs in the Desert
The Age of Dinosaurs in Russia and Mongolia


Meteor Tracking in Mongolia