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Eastern steppe

Eastern steppe - It is located in Eastern Mongolia are a miracle of verdant grassland, endless steppe, Golden sand dunes, beautiful lakes, mineral springs and mountains are perfection of nature.This steppe is home to rich wildlife, especially as the largest grassland in the world with wide range of species particularly thousands of white Mongolian gazelles and other species. The area was established in part to protect the habitat of the white gazelle. The Eastern Mongolia Protected Area covers a representative part of the last of the great plain ecosystem. It was protected in 1992 by Parliament Resolution No. 26. Gently rolling steppe is a characteristic of the protected area, which extends for over 200 kilometers along the Chinese border. This area is located in Dornod aimag and Sukhbaatar aimag and is the only representative of the steppe land region which has not been impacted by economic activities. It encompasses 570,374 hectares of area around Menen steppe. The Eastern Mongolia Protected area is a home to 25 species of mammal, dominated by herds of gazelle (over 70% of the white gazelle population of Mongolia inhabit this area). The protected area is only a small part of eastern Mongolia's vast steppe.
It is also famous for its numerous unique historical sites mark the vicinity, including Chinggis Wall (ruins of ancient Arig town), Huduu Aral; where in 1206 Temuujin destined the reign over all Mongolian tribes, was given a title of Chinggis Khaan (Lord mighty as Ocean) by High commission of Mongol Nobles, Traditional folk songs, blacksmith and silversmith skills and handcrafts of Dariganga people as well as Buddhist temples and rock statues of local nobility dated back to the begin of first millennium are famous throughout Mongolia.

Burkhan Haldun mountain  - This remote mountain, known as God’s Hill in the Khentii Mountain is one of the sites claimed as the burial place of Chinggis Khaan. Over 800 burial sites have been found in the region, though the main tomb has yet to be located. Whether or not Chinggis Khaan was buried here, The Secret History of the Mongols does describe how the khaan hid here as young man and later returned to give praise to the mountain and give thanks to his successors. Because of its auspicious connections, Mongolians climb the mountain, which is topped by ovoo to gain strength and good luck. 

Buir lake – This wonderful lake is the largest in eastern Mongolia. The surrounding environment is mostly grassland with few trees. The lake has maximum depth of 50m and if you are equipped with proper facilities, it is very good place to fish. 

Khalkhiin gol river – This river is historically famous place because of the battle against Japanese soldier in 1939. Numerous war memorials line the banks of the river. The memorials are real socialist masterpieces, built to honor the Russian and Mongolian Soldiers who died in the war. The largest memorial is the 50m Khamar Davaa monument
Ikh Burkhant -  Another interesting site in the region is Ikh Burkhant, where there is a huge image of Janraiseg carved to the hillside. The carving was made in 1864 by local aristocrats Togtokhtur and reconstructed between 1995 and 1997. The carving is right on the roadside, about 10km south east from Khalkh gol river. From here the spectacular but remote Nomgon Strictly Protected Area is around 100km south east