Buddhist Monastery in Darkhan

Kharaagiin Khiid

A little difficult to find but worth seeking out is this attractive little monastery. Housed in a pretty log cabin in the old town, it has a host of protector deities and a tree encased in blue khatag (silk scarves)…
Museum in Darkhan

Museum of Darkhan-Uul

This appealing little museum contains a well-laid-out collection of archaeological finds, traditional clothing, religious artefacts and taxidermied examples of aimag wildlife. You may spot a wind instrument made of …
Monument in Darkhan

Morin Khuur Statue & Seated Buddha

These two monuments, linked by a pedestrian bridge across a busy road, are near the roundabout between the new and old towns. Locals come here to socialise at sunset.