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Rock Art in Binder

Rashaan Khad

Place this site anywhere else in the world and it would be the centrepiece of an archaeological museum. In Mongolia, it is a largely forgotten rock – albeit a rock carved with some 20 different petroglyphs portrayin…
Monument in Binder

Öglögchiin Kherem

Literally ‘Almsgivers Wall’, but also known as ‘Chinggis Khaan’s Castle’, this 3.2km-long stone wall, believed to date from the 8th century, stretches around a rocky slope in Batshireet sum (district). It was once t…
Religious Site in Binder


Close to the turn-off to Öglögchiin Kherem, this is the most important ovoo (shamanistic collection of stones, wood or other offerings to the gods) in the area. The position it occupies offers lovely views over the …