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Plan A Trip To The Mesmerizing Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia



Every location has an aura of its own. Some places manage to captivate every visitor within that aura, while making the person greedy for more. Being the capital of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar is one of those locations that are bound to leave you reminiscing about them for the rest of your life.

Host to some of the most scenic natural beauty, amalgamated with manmade wonders, Ulaanbaatar has a value of its own. The city offers people with so much to do that sleep is a phenomenon well dreaded by the visitors. With a plethora of options to explore, a few of the places that stand out as the best within Ulaanbaatar are:  

The Gandan Monastery

Located in the city of Ulaanbaatar, is the Gandan Monastery. The monastery is flocked by visitors because of its rich history and the service of the Buddhists. The services start at 10 every morning and send the onlookers into a wonderful feeling of enthrallment in inner peace. The temple also hosts a majestic statue of Migjid Janraisig, which is decorated with shiny gold ornaments.

Museum of Natural History

Mongolians themselves are very proud of their rich history. The pride is reflected through the collection at the Museum of Natural History. The museum which contains artifacts ranging from the Stone Age till today is one of the most reputable museums of natural history in the whole world. With the arsenal of Genghis Khan’s army also on view, the museum has a very formidable collection.

Zaisan Hill

The Zaisan Hill rises over the city of Ulaanbaatar. The hill not only provides a wonderful scenic view, while on ground but also presents the opportunity of a good climb for the adventurous amongst us. The climb to the top is worth the effort, as the view of the city from the top is completely mesmerizing.

Furthermore, not only is the Zaisan Hill famous for the view, there are also large monuments on the top of the hill erected for the martyrs of the World War 2.  

 

To add to this, the location of Ulaanbaatar is surrounded by some of the most naturally beautiful sites. Mongolia itself is a country gifted by Mother Nature and the areas nearby Ulaanbaatar don’t disappoint. The Terelj National Park is one place where you can go with your family and have a wonderful tour.

 

Ulaanbaatar is a city which off late has transformed into a metropolis. Legend suggests that no more than two-three decades ago, Ulaanbaatar was host to some of the rarest animals like Elk, who would roam freely.

The city has developed extensively and now offers plenty of opportunities for people to eat and enjoy. The hospitability is top notch and you are sure to be welcomed by the smiling locals, wherever you go. The delicacies present within the capital all will effortlessly satisfy the hunger pangs you will get with the endless movements. Carrot cake, berry milkshakes, boiled sheep lung, milk tea and the traditional item Buuz are some of the food items that should be in your list.

 

With its captivating beauty and unparalleled hospitability, the city of Ulaanbaatar spells out as a must go for everyone.