Orkhon Valley, Arkhangai Province

#7 of 27 in Parks in Mongolia
Part of a World Heritage-listed landscape, Orkhon Valley invites you to explore lifestyles and traditions of nomadic tribes that have been wandering through these steppes for centuries. Discover the remains of 8th-century Turkic temples, shops, and monasteries, as well as the 13th-century capital of Genghis Khan's empire. See how little life has changed in the vast grasslands where sheep, cows, goats, and horses satisfy most of people's needs for food, clothing, and transportation. Our Arkhangai Province trip itinerary maker makes visiting Orkhon Valley and other Arkhangai Province attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Really enjoyed the hills and valleys. The views were breathtaking. There were a lot of wildlife too.  more »
  • The valley is extremely beautiful surrounded by mountains. The drive is challenging because it is basically a series of tracks which are possibilities rather than a road. There were many animals. It s...  more »
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