Province highlights & Places to go
Much respected and most of the territory of Khentii province related with Chinggis khaan's history and time of the Great Mongol Empire in 13th century. Most common travel destination for domestic travellers and international archeological and scientific expeditions than foreign tourists.
About Khentii province
Main town: Chinggis (Undurkhaan)
Population: 71800 (2010)
Distance: 338 km from UB
Geography & Climate
The Birthplace of Chinggis khaan - Man of Second Millenium. He was born and raised to the world from the territory of Khentii province.
Geological location of Khentii is the the basin of Kherlen, Onon, and Ulz rivers. It contains almost all of the Khentii Mountain area and divided into three regions with different soil and ecosystems due to its geographical features and climate: Taiga region of Khentii Mountain, Mongol Daguur - the forest-steppe region, steppe region of Eastern Mongolian Vast Grassland. Average temperature during summer at 15°C~35°C, winter -18°C~-37°C. Annual precipitation in Khentii Region 320mm - 200mm in steppe region. One of Mongolian ethnic Buryad people lives north of Khentii province.