Welcome to our Mongolia Travel Blog

Our Mongolia travel blog is written by Jess – the founder of Eternal Landscapes Mongolia. This is your informal introduction to our Mongolia. Use our Mongolia travel blog for inspiration. Dip into it to discover more. And get in touch with any questions you may have! The blog is divided into four sections – Experience, See, Learn, Community.

Experience Mongolia

January 10, 2019
The panoramic view from horseback during our Khoridol Saridag horse trek in Mongolia's Khovsgol Nuur National Park

Mongolia Trekking Tours – Our Philosophy

Mongolia Trekking Tours – Our Philosophy So a quick quiz for you. What do you think this diverse range of four Mongolians have in common?   […]
January 7, 2019

Modern Mongolian Nomads – Meet Naraa and Bujee

Modern Mongolian Nomads As part of our responsible tourism philosophy we focus on community based tourism – working directly with local people, rural families and communities – slowly […]
December 14, 2018

Nauryz Festival In Mongolia

Nauryz Festival In Mongolia The Nauryz Festival in Mongolia  is celebrated by Kazakhs throughout the country. Nauryz translates into ‘new day’ and falls on March 21st. […]
December 5, 2018

Mongolia Horse Sleigh Expedition – Khovsgol

Mongolia Horse Sleigh Expedition – Khovsgol When you think of Mongolia one of the first images that comes to mind might be that of the wide […]
November 28, 2018
One of the 'eternal' landscapes of Mongolia - gers in the central Khangai Mountains.

The (Eternal) Landscapes Of Mongolia

The (Eternal) Landscapes Of Mongolia When people ask me why did we choose the name Eternal Landscapes I typically show them a photograph. I don’t have […]
November 18, 2018
Mongolian gers in the snow. Notice the traditional 'ulzii' pattern on the nearest door - a symbol of protection and longevity.

Winter In Mongolia

Winter in Mongolia Winter is a quintessential Mongolian season. It is cold, very cold, but the cold is an important part of what makes Mongolia and […]

Places To See In Mongolia

September 17, 2018

Khentii Province – Eastern Mongolia

Khentii Province – Eastern Mongolia If you’re looking for solitude then Khentii Province in eastern Mongolia should come towards the top of your list. Due to the […]
August 26, 2018

Eagle Festivals In Mongolia

Eagle Festivals In Mongolia There are two eagle festivals in Mongolia that take place in the autumn in Bayan Ulgii Province in western Mongolia. Both are […]
August 22, 2018
Mongolia's Flaming Cliffs - also known as Bayanzag - in the southern Gobi Desert

Mongolia’s Flaming Cliffs – Bayanzag

Mongolia’s Flaming Cliffs – Bayanzag Mongolia’s Flaming Cliffs are located deep in the southern Gobi Desert (Omnogobi Province) and form part of the Gobi Gurvan Saikhan […]
August 14, 2018
A close up of the Genghis Khan Statue, Mongolia

Chinggis Khan Equestrian Statue – Mongolia

Chinggis Khan Equestrian Statue – Mongolia Why this post about the  Chinggis Khan Equestrian Statue? Because some of our guests ask about how authentic an experience […]
August 2, 2018
The town of Kharkhorin in central Mongolia with snow on the hilltops

Kharkhorin – Mongolia

Kharkhorin Located in Ovorkhangai Aimag in central Mongolia, Kharkhorin, on first glance, may not inspire. However, often towns in rural Mongolia look bleak and unproductive but […]
July 20, 2018
One of our wild picnics on top of Chichee Uul in Mongolia's Khovsgol Nuur National Park. The view is remarkable!

Khovsgol Nuur National Park – Your Introduction

Khovsgol Nuur National Park Allow us to introduce Khovsgol Nuur National Park in northern Mongolia. But first, a question. When you think of Mongolia what do you […]

Learn About Mongolia

February 2, 2019
There are two parts to sunrise on New Year's Day in Mongolia – sending out the old, and welcoming in the new. We brought several offerings with us: milk, rice, and juniper. First, while it’s still dark, you need to send out the old. And then as the sun rises, so you welcome in the new.

Tsagaan Sar – Your Guide

Tsagaan Sar – Your Guide Mongolian Lunar New Year is known as Tsagaan Sar (White Month). It is celebrated on the second new moon after the winter solstice and […]
January 30, 2019

Tsagaan Sar – Mongolian Lunar New Year

Tsagaan Sar – Mongolian Lunar New Year There’s a lot of articles and blog posts on the traditions surrounding Tsagaan Sar  – Mongolian Lunar New Year […]
January 10, 2019
The panoramic view from horseback during our Khoridol Saridag horse trek in Mongolia's Khovsgol Nuur National Park

Mongolia Trekking Tours – Our Philosophy

Mongolia Trekking Tours – Our Philosophy So a quick quiz for you. What do you think this diverse range of four Mongolians have in common?   […]
December 14, 2018

Nauryz Festival In Mongolia

Nauryz Festival In Mongolia The Nauryz Festival in Mongolia  is celebrated by Kazakhs throughout the country. Nauryz translates into ‘new day’ and falls on March 21st. […]
November 28, 2018
One of the 'eternal' landscapes of Mongolia - gers in the central Khangai Mountains.

The (Eternal) Landscapes Of Mongolia

The (Eternal) Landscapes Of Mongolia When people ask me why did we choose the name Eternal Landscapes I typically show them a photograph. I don’t have […]
November 11, 2018

Guidebook to Mongolia

Guidebook To Mongolia It’s remarkable where a chance encounter can lead isn’t it? In this case, to the publication of our interactive guidebook to Mongolia. Mongolia […]

Our Community In Mongolia

January 10, 2019
The panoramic view from horseback during our Khoridol Saridag horse trek in Mongolia's Khovsgol Nuur National Park

Mongolia Trekking Tours – Our Philosophy

Mongolia Trekking Tours – Our Philosophy So a quick quiz for you. What do you think this diverse range of four Mongolians have in common?   […]
January 7, 2019

Modern Mongolian Nomads – Meet Naraa and Bujee

Modern Mongolian Nomads As part of our responsible tourism philosophy we focus on community based tourism – working directly with local people, rural families and communities – slowly […]
December 14, 2018

Nauryz Festival In Mongolia

Nauryz Festival In Mongolia The Nauryz Festival in Mongolia  is celebrated by Kazakhs throughout the country. Nauryz translates into ‘new day’ and falls on March 21st. […]
October 30, 2018

Our Annual Community National Park Clean Up

Our Annual Community National Park Clean Up True. It’s not the most eye catching of subject titles. It’s difficult to try and ‘jazz’ it up. But, […]
October 30, 2018

Nogoon Nuur Community Project Ulaanbaatar

Nogoon Nuur Community Project Ulaanbaatar Meet Ulzii – the founder and driving force behind the Nogoon Nuur Community Project Ulaanbaatar. As part of our responsible tourism […]
October 30, 2018

Meet Aisholpan – The Eagle Huntress

Meet Aisholpan – The Eagle Huntress   A major part of our responsible tourism philosophy is that we work directly with local families throughout Mongolia including […]

Ungategorized

November 24, 2017

Alternatives to Black Friday – Mongolia

Today is Black Friday – synonymous with consumerism and excess. Yes, most of us still have to work and there is nothing wrong with making a profit […]
October 26, 2017

Photo Essay: Mongolia’s National Parks and Nature Reserves

Roughly 17% of Mongolia’s landmass has some form of national environmental protection. A further 10% has  local protected area status. Every September I offer our National […]
October 10, 2017

The Annual EL Mongolian National Park Clean Up

True. Not the most eye catching of subject titles. It’s difficult to try and ‘jazz’ it up. But, that’s what this post is about – the […]
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