Tuya who owns the Chigistei Restaurant and speaks some English can also help organise tours, including hiking and horse treking in the...
This decent History Museum contains a mammoth bone, some fine religious art and a tsam mask, worn during lama dances, made from coral....
Museum of Famous People
Next door to the History Museum, the Museum of Famous People features well-known Zavkhanites (including Mongolia’s first two...
Chigistei Restaurant information
A large restaurant with retro-Soviet decor and mostly Mongolian dishes. No English menu, although if the English-speaking owner, Tuya, is around she'll talk you through it. Dishes include sharsan za-gas (fried fish from Khar Nuur), sharsan makhtei moog (fried meat with mushroom), bif-stek (meat patty served with mashed potato and salad) and tsuiven (fried noodles).