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.
Almost half of Mongolias 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
Animal Info - Mongolia
Worlds Oldest Horse Runs Free in Mongolia By Ron Gluckman
Mongolian Wild Horse
Snow Leopard Species Survival Plan by Dan Wharton
Snow Leopard Conservancy
Mongolian Horses Photo: A. Rahman
Mongolian EcosystemsGobi Desert, Mongolia
Mongolian DinosaursThe Age of Dinosaurs in Russia and Mongolia