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Great. A must see

Must see this place, take time to step up the hill till the monastery in the top, by chance spend... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
Laurent T
via mobile
A great view from the temple to all that's below

This is a scenic hike to get up the hill to the temple at the top. However, you'll feel the benefit... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
WellTravelled1892
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Aug 30, 2018
“Great. A must see”
Aug 17, 2018
“A great view from the temple to all that's below”
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Must see this place, take time to step up the hill till the monastery in the top, by chance spend time with a holy Thibetan Lama, in person, and discuss about... Unforgettable moment in Mongolia.

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Reviewed August 17, 2018

This is a scenic hike to get up the hill to the temple at the top. However, you'll feel the benefit of it as the serenity inside and views outside are worth the effort.

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Reviewed June 17, 2018

I visited a four or five meditation places in Mongolia and this was my least favourite one. Sure : the scenery is stunning and the temple is quite beautiful but I found other centres (like Miba) much more interesting. Being a non-buddhist myself the 108...More

Thank Jay-2106
Reviewed December 26, 2017

First, as a foreigner be prepared to pay more than the locals to enter. Second, there is a long walk to the top, that leads you past Buddhist quotes, written on wooden placards that line the way. At the top, walk across a rope bridge...More

Thank WellTravelled1892
Reviewed December 21, 2017

What a beautiful and peaceful place this is. The walk up to the temple is interesting and the surroundings are stunning.

Thank Tina A
Reviewed November 28, 2017

It is beautiful taking the long walk up the steep hillside to the temple. Visible from the nearby Turtle Rock, it appears both distant and daunting, but also enchanting. The temple is small, but beautiful and serene. One forgets the outside world while visiting. Stepping...More

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed November 4, 2017

As you hike up, you walk past over 100 signs which have sayings on them. At the beginning of the hike, there's a prayer wheel which you can spin. The number it stops at is the number of your saying. It's quite interesting and some...More

Thank crosswycke
Reviewed April 15, 2017

it is located in Gorkhi Terelj National park nearby Turtle rock from Ulaanbaatar 56 km one way. Surrounding areas attraction full of granite formation Mountain. entrance pay is 2000 MNT that means $1. Gorkhi Terelj national park average payment by tour operators you can pay...More

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