Visit Potanina glacier / Tsagaan Gol

Bayan-Ulgii Province, Western Mongolia

Tsagaan Gol or Potanina glacier is the biggest glacier in Mongolia and one of the biggest in Central Asia. It is 25 km long and 5 km wide and runs down from the highest mountain of Mongolia. 

The road to reach the glacier is simply extreme. There is usually snow until the end of May. The rainy season is from mid of July to Mid of August. The scenery in this remote area is stunning, and the place is suitable for photographing.

 

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