Big skies vast horizons and a feeling of space this is the destination bar none to escape and find yourself. Popular tours involve hiring a 4x4 or more traditional forms of transport like horses. In fact this might be one of the best places in the world to take a horse ride. Give up your notion of comfort and jump in with the 'ger' or Yurt way of living. A Ger or Yurt is the tents people live in seemingly in the middle of nowhere.
Ulan Bator is the capital city. We have a fantastic tour company with 8 years experience and good English spoken. See a selection of their tours here.
If you are looking for places to stay then Hostels in Mongolia.
Looking for hotels in Mongolia or more specifically Ulan Bator.
Mongolia is landlocked and may be the reason why Genghis Khan felt the need to conquer.
Now a democratic country with a multi party system a far cry from yesteryear but the landscape is largely the same, Massive steeps or sands, forested mountain ranges and Himalayan like mountains. Mongolia has a market economy and the best time to visit is in June to September.