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

May 7, 2018
Batmonk - a master bow and arrow maker standing in his workshp, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

One Day Tours – Experience Local Mongolia

Experience Local Mongolia One day? What can you hope to experience in one day? I suggest you ditch the guidebook and the recommended highlights and choose […]
April 20, 2018
Spring in the Orkhon River Valley, Mongolia. This vast landscape is part of one of Mongolia's four UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Experience Spring In Mongolia

Experience Spring In Mongolia The infamous Nine Nines of Mongolia’s winter have ended and spring  has arrived in  Mongolia. Late spring is when the tourism season in […]
April 8, 2018
The main competition at the eagle festivals in Mongolia focuses on the working relationship and communication between the hunter with their (female) golden eagle.

Celebrating The Nauryz Festival In Mongolia

Nauryz Festival In Mongolia Kazakhs throughout Mongolia celebrated Nauryz on March 21st and 22nd. We include the Nauryz Festival in Mongolia on our March Altai and […]
March 28, 2018

Mongolia One Day Tours – Mongolian Quilting Centre

Short visit to Mongolia?  I have arranged a series of Mongolia one day tours in and around Ulaanbaatar. This post includes an interview with the founder […]
March 24, 2018
Photo from our recent Mongolia winter tour to Khovsgol Ice Festival

Khovsgol Ice Festival Mongolia

The Khovsgol Ice Festival takes place on March 3rd and 4th in northern Mongolia. Khovsgol is short for Khovsgol Nuur National Park located in Khovsgol Province. Probably […]
February 27, 2018
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.

Mongolia’s Winter Festivals

March in Mongolia. Read a little around the subject and you may start to think, ‘I’ll delay my visit until the summer.’ However, although the month […]

Places To See In Mongolia

Learn About Mongolia

February 27, 2018
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.

Mongolia’s Winter Festivals

March in Mongolia. Read a little around the subject and you may start to think, ‘I’ll delay my visit until the summer.’ However, although the month […]
February 12, 2018
Turuu and Onroo during Tsagaan Sar 2017 at the Gua Undur ovoo (sacred stone shrine) – the ovoo close to where their father was born and the inspiration for our Mongolian b

Mongolian Lunar New Year – Your Guide

Mongolian Lunar New Year Mongolian New Year – known as Tsagaan Sar is fast approaching. Here’s my (brief you’ll be pleased to hear) guide. Most people will have […]
January 23, 2018
On top of the world at Gorkhi-Terelj National Park. Not a generic tourist ger camp in sight.

Short Winter Tour Ideas Mongolia

Are you planning on a winter trip on the Trans Siberian / Mongolian train line this winter or next? Most companies will send you off to […]
December 27, 2017
Mongolia experiences four very distinct seasons. Each has its positives and challenges. Winter is one of the most challenging for Mongolia's herders. But, one of the most rewarding as a visitor.

Winter Experiences In Mongolia

Winter Experiences In Mongolia Winter experiences in Mongolia have a bit of a reputation. Temperatures as low as -40. Lack of infrastructure. Limited domestic flights. Outside […]

Our Community In Mongolia

Ungategorized

July 13, 2017
Archery at Mongolia's Naadam Festival

Mongolia’s Naadam Festival – 2017

If you’re reading about Mongolia then you have probably heard of Naadam. What surprises me is that people just see Naadam as the Three Manly Games. Naad means […]
July 2, 2017

Photo Essay: Family Experiences In Mongolia

Mongolia? With kids? Seriously? Yes! Wide open spaces. Freedom. Exploration. Adventure. Discovery. And yes, even a decent 3G network with affordable data for those times when the IPad […]
June 20, 2017

The Weather In Mongolia – Embrace The Rain

Ulaanbaatar today has received approximately … well I don’t know as I can’t find any statistics. However, it has been raining almost continually for 24 hours now. It’s […]
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