Top Choice Museum in Tsetserleg

Museum of Arkhangai Aimag

This is one of the best aimag museums in the country, not least because it is housed in the charming courtyard-temple complex of Zayain Gegeenii Süm, which was first built in 1586 but expanded in 1679, when it house…
Monastery in Tsetserleg

Buyandelgerüülekh Khiid

Tsetserleg’s small monastery (next to the museum) has a handful of monks who hold services at 11am in summer and 10am in winter. The main statue here is Sakyamuni; you’ll also see a picture of the last Zayan Gegeen …
Temple in Tsetserleg

Galdan Zuu Temple

Up the hill from the aimag museum, this temple has been renovated with donations from locals. It stands behind an impressive 7m statue of the Buddha. Behind the temple is a large, near-vertical, rocky hill called Bu…
Valley in Tsetserleg

Gangin Gol

In the north of town a trail leads to the pretty Gangin Gol, which offers great hiking potential. At the mouth of the valley is a ger camp and a pitiful nature museum of stuffed animals, which isn’t worth the T1000 …
Fountain in Tsetserleg

Dancing Fountain

Tsetserleg’s newest landmark keeps the local kids cool on hot summer days. It puts on a colourful light show after dark.