Named after the Khentii mountains, Khentii aimag is a region of lush scenery bisected by numerous rivers. This is believed to be the birthplace of Chinggis Khaan. The aimag centre is Öndörkhaan. The town itself, has a number of hotels as well as restaurants and bars plus an interesting museum and a monastery dating back to the 17th century. The aimag also has some other sights worth visiting, including Chinggis Khaan monuments, stone age petroglyphs, national parks and strictly protected areas.
Situated in the far east of Mongolia, Dornod aimag receives little visitors. The area is covered in grassy steppe where a wide variety of wildlife can be seen including white-
Sükhbaatar aimag, named after one of the leaders of the revolution is a relatively flat region of Mongolia consisting mainly of steppe. The capital of the aimag is Baruun-
TOURS & TREKS IN MONGOLIA