Mongolia - Central Mongolia (Chapter)
This is the Central Mongolia chapter from Lonely Planet’s Mongolia guidebook.
In the vast steppes of central Mongolia, verdant swaths of empty landscapes are sprinkled with tiny gers stretching to the horizon while magical light plays across the valleys. This is the Mongolian heartland, loaded with both historical sites and natural beauty.
- saddle up for a horse trek to the beautiful, remote Naiman Nuur Nature Reserve
- bike or hike over the hills and through the valleys of Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
- restaurants & accommodation
- focus your camera on the magnificent takhi (wild horse) at Khustain National Park
Coverage includes: Töv, Zuunmod, Bogdkhan Uul Strictly Protected Area, Eej Khad (Mother Rock), Nalaikh & around, Terelj Area, Gachuurt, Khustain National Park, Övörkhangai, Arvaikheer, Shankh Khiid, Kharkhorin (Karakorum) & around, Arkhangai, Tsetserleg & around, Tsenkher Hot Springs, Ögii Nuur, Khar Balgas and Khorgo-Terkhiin Tsagaan Nuur National Park.
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