Visit Bayanzag

Umnugobi Province, Southern Mongolia

National park: Gobi Gurvan Saikhan 

How to get there: Bayanzag (Flaming Cliff) is located in Umnugobi Province and 650 km from Ulaanbaatar city and 100km from Dalanzadgad City, the capital of  Umnugobi province. You can get there by vehicle after reaching to Dalanzadgad City. 

Altitude: around 2100 meters above sea level

Things to do: hiking, trekking, photographing, filming, visiting nomadic family, watching wildlife 

 

Bayanzag (Flaming Cliffs) is also known as the “Cemetery of Dinosaurs” is a picturesque sexual forest that is world-famous for dinosaur remain. Dinosaurs inhabited Bayanzag over 70 million years ago. In the1922s, Roy Chapman Andrews, who is an American paleontologist from New York found the first dinosaur nest of Paleontological findings in the flaming cliffs. This area is like real-lives Jurassic Park, as you walk on the land where dinosaurs once lived. You can also experience how are their strong winds have sculpted areas of Bayanzag. One of the famous places is Bayanzag, the bottom of the Ancient Sea which excited 60-70 million years ago where a lot of have been discovered.

 

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