Province highlights & Places to go
Altanbulag village is the main border crossing point for two countries. Hundreds of travellers go to each other countries daily for trading and travelling. Most famious historical tourist attracting place is Amarbayasgalant Monastery. There are many lakes, big and small rivers such as Orkhon, Tuul, Kharaa, Eruu etc. So, fishing activity in this province is one of main highlights for tourists.
About Selenge province
Main town: Sukhbaatar
Territory: 43000 км²
Population: 106600 (2010)
Distance: 321 km from UB
Geography & Climate
An Agriculture and farm based Selenge province is located at the beautiful forest-steppe region and Selenge, Orkhon, Kharaa and Eroo river basins of Northern Mongolia. It borders Russia in the north; Bulgan in the west, Tuv in the south, and Khentii in the east. It embeds Darhan-Uul province at the center. There is a significant daily temperature difference. The ground is frozen and there is a heavy snow during the winter. Average temperate is between 25°C ~ -35°C. Rainfall is mainly distributed between summer and autumn. Annual rainfall is 300 ~ 400mm. Roads, railways widely developed and used for domestic and international transport.