Museum in Mandalgov

Aimag Museum

This Aimag Museum is divided into two main sections: a natural history section and a more interesting ethnography and historical section. There’s also a collection of priceless thangkas (scroll paintings), old flint…
Buddhist Monastery in Mandalgov

Dashgimpeliin Khiid

In 1936 there were 53 temples in Dundgov; a year later the Mongolian KGB reduced nearly all to ashes and rubble. In 1991 Dashgimpeliin Khiid was opened for the people of Mandalgov. Around 20 monks now serve the mona…
Park in Mandalgov

Tree Nursery

Retired forest engineer and local conservationist Byamba Tseyen helped establish, and now maintains this small tree-planting nursery on the edge of town in an attempt to fend off desertification from the Gobi's shif…